Neel Anand, MD, is an orthopedic spine surgeon and Director of Spine Trauma at the Cedars-Sinai Spine Center. His main area of interest is minimally invasive surgical techniques for spinal disorders with emphasis on trauma in adults and children. He firmly believes that smaller incisions lead to faster recovery and better patient outcomes. Dr. Anand is actively involved in the development of non-fusion spinal surgery emerging technologies and is known as a principal investigator in many FDA investigational device exemption studies. Dr. Anand earned his medical degree in India, from the University of Bombay, Topiwala National Medical College. He completed several orthopedic residencies at the University of Bombay, the prestigious Royal College of Surgeons of England in London, the Albert Einstein College of Medicine Orthopedic Program at the Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center in New York and at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital in Liverpool.

Procedures Dr. Neel Anand Performs at Marina del Rey Hospital

Insurance Accepted

  • MultiPlan

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Education & Training

Medical Degree

University of Bombay, T.N. Medical College

Internship(s)

New York Medical College

Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center

Our Lady of Mercy Medical Center, Bronx, New York

Residency(ies)

B.Y.L. Nair Hospital Bombay, India

Royal Liverpool University Hospital & Royal Liverpool Children’s Hospital, Liverpool, United Kingdom

Texas Back Institute Plano, Texas - Elective Residency Rotation

The Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center Bronx, New York - Orthopaedic Program

Fellowship(s)

Spinal Associates of North Central Florida, University of Florida Gainesville - Reconstructive Spinal Surgery

Hospital for Special Surgery, Cornell University New York - Trauma

Hospital for Special Surgery, Cornell University New York - Scoliosis and Spinal Deformities



Honors & Awards

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Scoliosis Research Society Scoliosis Research Society
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • North American Spine Society North American Spine Society
  • Spine Arthroplasty Society Spine Arthroplasty Society
  • Society for Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery Society for Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Society for Lateral Access Surgery Society for Lateral Access Surgery
  • One Spine Society One Spine Society
  • Society of Nucleus Arthroplasty Society of Nucleus Arthroplasty
  • Complex Spine Study Group Complex Spine Study Group
  • Publications & Media