High impact sports can be murder on knee joints. Among all the joints in your body, the knee joint supports the most weight. Add to that the stress and pressure of high impact sports, and you have ripe conditions for knee injury.
Dr. Mark Flood
- Orthopedic Spine Surgeon
Areas of Expertise
- Endoscopic Spine Surgery
Dr. Flood is a board certified, orthopedic spine surgeon who has completed two accredited fellowships – Spine Surgery and Pediatric Spine & Orthopedic Surgery
He is a nationally recognized spine surgeon who founded the first large scale, completely outpatient lumbar spine fusion program in the U.S. and has been practicing spine surgery for 20 years.
Dr. Flood was an early adopter of minimally invasive spine surgery and has performed over 10,000 spine surgeries.
His primary focus is on emerging spine technologies, translational biologics, endoscopic spinal surgery, minimally invasive spine surgery, muscle-sparing spine stabilization, laser disc regeneration, spine motion preservation, artificial disc replacement, product development, instrumentation design, outpatient spine surgery, thoracic disc herniation and endoscopic-assisted thoracic spine surgery.