Atlanta, Ga. (May 22, 2012) – Piedmont Physicians Group welcomes neurosurgeon Kevin Hsieh, M.D., who specializes in spine surgery and is trained in many of the newest techniques in minimally invasive surgery, to Piedmont Physicians Neurosurgery.
“Dr. Hsieh is a solid addition to our staff,” said Berney Crane, president of Piedmont Medical Care Corporation, the parent company of Piedmont Physicians Group. “Having won several academic awards at all levels of his education and training, we are confident Dr. Hsieh will not only provide exceptional care to his patients but will continue to excel in the medical profession at Piedmont Physicians.”
Prior to joining Piedmont Physicians Neurosurgery, Dr. Hsieh practiced at Peachtree Neurosurgery and traveled around the world to provide care for underserved populations. He also has spent significant research time reporting surgical outcomes of the largest pediatric series of craniopharyngiomas and studied the use of Gamma Knife® radiosurgery in brain metastases of melanoma.
Dr. Hsieh earned a Bachelor of Science in molecular cell biology with an emphasis in neurobiology from the University of California, Berkeley and received his medical degree from Vanderbilt University, where he was involved in a research project on functional MRI and localization of brain function. Dr. Hsieh then went on to complete his neurosurgery residency at New York University Hospitals and was chief resident at Bellevue Hospital and at the VA Hospital in Manhattan.
Effective June 1, Dr. Hsieh will be available at Piedmont Physicians Neurosurgery Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. He is accepting new patients and most major insurance plans and will be rotating between four office locations in order to provide treatment to patients throughout Atlanta and the surrounding communities. To schedule an appointment with Dr. Hsieh, call 678-904-7750. His office locations are:
2001 Peachtree Rd. NE, Suite 575, Atlanta, GA 30309
980 Woodstock Pkwy, Suite 300, Woodstock, GA 30188
3525 Busbee Dr., Suite 100, Kennesaw, GA 30144
790 Church St., Suite 250, Marietta, GA 30060
For more information about Piedmont Physicians Group, visit piedmontphysicians.org.