Meet Dr. Leonel Hunt
Leonel A. Hunt, M.D., is a board-certified spine surgeon, focusing on the treatment of pediatric and adult scoliosis, complex spine disorders and minimally invasive surgical techniques.
Commonly recognized as one of the top spine specialists Los Angeles offers, Dr. Leonel Hunt is an attending surgeon at the Cedars-Sinai Institute for Spinal Disorders and Cedars-Sinai Orthopedic Center. His primary areas of research interest involve orthopedic implants and innovative treatments of spine-related back pain. These findings have been presented at numerous national and international conferences as well as peer review publications.
Dr. Hunt is a highly trained spine specialist in Los Angeles and is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, North American Spine Society, and Scoliosis Research Society.
Dr. Hunt received his bachelor’s degree from Johns Hopkins University and his medical degree from the University of Southern California (USC) School of Medicine. He completed an internship in general surgery at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta and a residency in orthopedic surgery at St. Mary’s Medical Center in San Francisco. Dr. Hunt also completed specialty training in orthopedic surgery of the spine focusing on both adult and pediatric spinal disorders at the San Diego Center for Spinal Disorders in La Jolla, California.
To learn more about how spine specialist Dr. Hunt can help with your back condition, please schedule a consultation today.