Laury A. Cuddihy, MD is a fully trained spine surgeon, having completed her fellowship in spine surgery under Dr. Randal Betz and Dr. Antonacci at the prestigious Shriners Hospital for Children in Philadelphia, PA.
She currently practices as a member of the Institute for Spine and Scoliosis, and is a primary surgical assistant to Dr. Antonacci, performing surgery at both the Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York and the University Medical Center at Princeton. Having Dr. Cuddihy as the first surgical assistant to Dr. Antonacci further emphasizes the level of surgical care his patients receive. This means that Dr. Antonacci does not use residents or fellows in training, or physician assistants as his first assistant in surgery, thus providing a standard of expertise in surgical care not typically matched elsewhere.
Dr. Laury Cuddihy is a seasoned professional whose vast expertise and passion for helping others have made her an invaluable asset in the world of scoliosis treatment. She goes beyond the call of duty as a surgeon and acts as a steadfast support system for her patients.
With a deep understanding of the intricacies of scoliosis surgery, Dr. Cuddihy uses her knowledge to provide comprehensive patient care. From the initial consultation to the final follow-up, she helps guide patients through each step of the process, ensuring they feel informed, comfortable, and confident.
Dr. Cuddihy worked with both Dr. Antonacci and Dr. Betz to perfect minimally invasive techniques for scoliosis correction, reducing post-operative pain and speeding up recovery times. By leveraging the latest advancements in technology and surgical procedures, she achieves remarkable results that not only correct spinal deformities but also improve overall quality of life.
But Dr. Cuddihy’s commitment to her patients doesn’t end in the operating room. She is dedicated to providing ongoing support throughout the recovery process, addressing any concerns and monitoring progress closely. She continues to learn, grow, and expand her knowledge of the spine, working with the rest of the team to make ASC surgery the best way to make scoliosis a thing of the past. Her compassionate approach and unwavering dedication have made her a trusted ally in her patients’ journey towards better health.
With Dr. Cuddihy at the helm, patients can rest assured they are in capable and caring hands. Her expertise, combined with her genuine passion for helping her patients, make her an exceptional choice for those seeking top-tier scoliosis surgery care.
When you choose Dr. Laury Cuddihy for your Anterior Scoliosis Correction (ASC) surgery, you are choosing a surgeon who is not only highly skilled but also deeply committed to your well-being. Here’s what you can expect:
Dr. Cuddihy also evaluates patients in our New York location of the Upper East Side at 79th and Madison, as well as the Institute’s location near Princeton, NJ. She earned her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Yeshiva University in the Bronx, New York. She also completed her residency in orthopedic surgery at Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center. Since her medical training, Dr. Cuddihy has focused on specializing in spine surgery and received fellowship training in treating complex scoliosis and spinal deformities.
Dr. Cuddihy is continually involved in research and with Dr. Antonacci has contributed to the Society for Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery (SMISS), International Meeting on Advanced Spine Techniques (IMAST) in Copenhagen, the North American Spine Society, the medical journal SPINE, and the Scoliosis Research Society in Kyoto, Japan.
When it comes to your health, don’t settle for anything less than the best. As a leading Anterior Scoliosis Correction (ASC) spine surgeon, Dr. Laury A. Cuddihy, MD, is committed to providing exceptional care that prioritizes patient well-being, comfort, and recovery. Her expertise, coupled with her compassionate approach, ensures that every patient receives personalized, high-quality treatment.
If you or a loved one are dealing with scoliosis and require expert surgical intervention, don’t hesitate. Reach out to us to schedule a consultation with Dr. Antonacci, Dr. Cuddihy, and Dr. Betz today. Let’s take the first step on the journey towards improved health and enhanced quality of life together. Your journey to a pain-free life starts here.