Eli M. Baron, MD
Clinical Associate Professor of Neurosurgery
Eli M. Baron, MD is a Clinical Associate Professor Neurosurgery and a neurosurgeon at the Cedars-Sinai Spine Center.
Dr. Baron's research interests include minimally invasive spine surgery and spinal trauma.
Dr. Baron has authored and co-authored more than 60 articles and book chapters on a broad range of subjects related to spinal disorders. He has co-authored the textbook Operative Techniques: Spine Surgery with Dr. Alexander Vaccaro. He has also served as an ad hoc reviewer for several publications. A much sought after speaker, Dr. Baron has presented at more than three dozen conferences throughout the United States.
Dr. Baron is a member of numerous societies including the Spine Arthroplasty Society, the North American Spine Society, the American Association of Neurological Surgeons and the Congress of Neurologic Surgeons. He also is a member of three honor societies, including Alpha Omega Alpha, Phi Beta Kappa and Golden Key National Honor Society.
Dr. Baron earned his bachelor's degree in biological sciences (summa cum laude) at State University of New York at Binghamton and his medical degree at Temple University School of Medicine where he completed a preliminary surgery year and a neurological surgery residency. He performed a fellowship in the orthopaedic spine at The Rothman Institute at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia and a combined neurosurgical/orthopaedic spine fellowship at the Cedars-Sinai Spine Center.