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Steven W. Hwang, M.D.

Steven W. Hwang, M.D.

Steven W. Hwang, M.D., is a neurosurgeon at Shriners Hospitals for Children — Philadelphia and is board certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery. Dr. Hwang received his undergraduate degree in biology from Yale University and earned his medical degree from the University of Toronto Medical School. Dr. Hwang completed an internship and residency in general surgery at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. He was a resident and chief resident in neurosurgery at Tufts Medical Center, as well as a chief resident at the Lahey Clinic Hospital. Dr. Hwang completed a spinal pediatric deformity fellowship at Shriners Hospitals for Children — Philadelphia, and a pediatric neurosurgery fellowship at Texas Children’s Hospital.

Dr. Hwang’s affiliations include the American Association of Neurologic Surgeons (pediatric section/spine and peripheral nerve section member), Scoliosis Research Society and North American Spine Society.

Credentials:

  • Medical Degree, University of Toronto Medical School
  • Internship, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, General Surgery
  • Residency, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, General Surgery
  • Residency, Tufts Medical Center, Neurosurgery
  • Chief Residency, Tufts Medical Center, Neurosurgery
  • Chief Residency, Lahey Clinic Hospital
  • Fellowship, Shriners Hospitals for Children — Philadelphia, Spinal Pediatric Deformity
  • Fellowship, Texas Children’s Hospital, Pediatric Neurosurgery

Awards, publications and textbook contributions