Dr. Edward Scheid, MD

Neurological Surgeon in New Jersey

 

Specialties:

  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Lumbar Conditions
    • Degenerative Disc Disorder
    • Herniated Disc
    • Slipped Disc
    • Scoliosis
    • Sacroiliac Joint Disease
  • Cervical Conditions
    • Cervical Stenosis
    • Degenerative Disc Disorder
    • Radiculopathy
    • Myelopathy
    • Foraminal Stenosis
  • Minimally Invasive Cervical Spine Surgery Procedures
    • Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion
    • Cervical Arthroplasty
    • Keyhole Foraminotomy
    • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy and Fusion
  • Minimally Invasive Lumbar Spine Surgery Procedures
    • Minimally Invasive Microdiscectomy
    • Minimally Invasive Laminectomy
    • Minimally Invasive Foraminotomy
    • Minimally Invasive Fusion
    • Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion (TLIF)
    • Lateral Lumbar Interbody Fusion (XLIF)
    • Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion (ALIF)

Appointment Locations:

Education

Dr. Scheid graduated with honors from John Carroll University in Cleveland, OH, where he received the Presidential Scholarship for Academic Achievement. He then attended Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, graduating with honors as one of the top five students in a class of more than 230 graduates. He was elected to the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha and Hobart Amory Hare Medical Societies.

Work Experience

Dr. Scheid remained at Jefferson Hospital for his internship in general surgery and completed his residency in neurosurgery at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and the Jefferson Hospital for Neurosciences. He then spent several years training at the Delaware Valley Regional Spinal Cord Injury Center, a national center of excellence for the treatment of spinal disorders, where he perfected techniques in spinal surgery and had the unique opportunity to learn from world-class neurosurgical and orthopedic spine surgeons.

Expertise:

Dr. Scheid’s research interest lies in improving the safety of spine surgery. He recently authored a landmark article appearing in The Spine Journal that explained a new neuromonitoring protocol that improves outcomes in lateral access spine surgery.

Watchung

459 Watchung Ave
Watchung, NJ 07069

Branchburg

3150 US-22
Branchburg, NJ 08876

Somerset

454 Elizabeth Ave #240
Somerset, NJ 08873
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