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Bassel Diebo, MD Chief Medical Officer

Dr. Diebo is a Board Eligible Orthopaedic Surgeon who completed his training at the State University of New York, Brooklyn. Before residency, he completed 4 years of spine surgery research fellowship at NYU Hospital for Joint Disease and Hospital for Special Surgery. He is an active member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), and Scoliosis Research Society (SRS). He was named by North American Spine Society (NASS), and Becker's Spine Review as top Spine Experts in the United States. He was also inducted to Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society as a resident and named as an American Orthopaedic Association (AOA) Emerging Leader.

Education & Training

  • Brown University
    Fellowship, Neurosurgical Spine Surgery, 2022 - 2023
  • SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University
    Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery, 2017 - 2022

Certifications & Licensure

  • RI State Medical License
    2022 - 2024
  • NY State Medical License
    2020 - 2023
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
    Orthopaedic Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • 10 Spine Surgeons Under 45 to Know in The United States
    Becker's Spine, 2022
  • North American Spine Society (NASS) Top 20 UNDER 40 Spine Care Providers
    North American Spine Society, 2020
  • American Orthopaedic Association (AOA) Emerging Leader
    American Orthopaedic Association, 2019

Publications & Presentations

Journal Articles

  • Prior Bariatric Surgery Lowers Complication Rates Following Spine Surgery in Obese Patients
    Charles Wang, Hamid Hassanzadeh, John Afthinos, Shaleen Vira, Jason A Horowitz, Bassel G Diebo, Cyrus M Jalai, Peter G Passias, Nicholas Shepard, Daniel M Sciubba, Mic..., Acta Neurochirurgica
  • The Influence of BMI on Achieving Age Adjusted Alignment Goals in Adult Spinal Deformity Corrective Surgery with Full Body Analysis at 1 Year
    Bassel G Diebo, Shaleen Vira, Thomas Errico, Aaron Buckland, Peter G Passias, World Neurosurgery
  • Motion Analysis in the Axial Plane After Realignment Surgery for Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
    Robert Pivec, Dante M Leven, Hiroyuki Yoshihara, Bassel G Diebo, Carl B Paulino, Gait & Posture

Press Mentions

  • North American Spine Society Recognizes 20 Spine Specialists Under 40
    September 24th, 2020
  • Suny Downstate Orthopedics Residents
    January 7th, 2021
  • 10 spine surgeons under 45 to know
    September 6th, 2022

Professional Memberships

  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society - AOA
  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons - AAOS
  • Scoliosis Research Society
  • North American Spine Society
  • American Orthopaedic Association

Hospital Affiliations

  • Rhode Island Hospital
    Providence, Rhode Island
Bassel Diebo, MD
  • 1745 Main Rd
    02878 United States