Special Advertising Section 216 November 2015 NJMONTHLY.COM
From left: Dr. Marc Menkowitz, Dr. Steve Paragioudakis
Marc S. Menkowitz, MD, and Steve J. Paragioudakis, MD, MBA
THE CENTER FOR THE FUNCTIONAL RESTORATION OF THE SPINE, LLC
1131 Broad Street, Suite 201, Shrewsbury, NJ 07702
732-380-1212 • myspinedoc.com
Leading-edge treatment is the cornerstone of this comprehensive spine care practice led by board-certified, fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeons Dr. Marc Menkowitz and Dr. Steve Paragioudakis. Using proven, conservative methods to help people return to active and
fulfilling lifestyles, these physicians o;er the full range of diagnostics, nonoperative care and minimally invasive solutions for back pain and
“Our mission is to provide e;ective and compassionate care for every patient,” says Dr. Paragioudakis. “We take time to understand the
root cause of a patient’s condition and create an individualized treatment plan for optimal results.”
The practice specializes in congenital, acute and chronic disorders of the spine, including sprains and strains, degenerative disc disease,
disc herniation, trauma, sports-related injuries, tumors, infections and scoliosis. “We are at the forefront of minimally invasive spine surgery
and we educate our patients about their condition and about their options,” says Dr. Menkowitz, noting that the group provides non–spine-
related orthopedic care as well.
Drs. Menkowitz and Paragioudakis, who are repeat New Jersey Monthly Top Doctors, are a;liate faculty members at Drexel University.
They also serve at Monmouth Medical Center where Dr. Paragioudakis leads the orthopedic surgery residency program and Dr. Menkowitz
is on the academics committee.
HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS: Monmouth Medical Center, Long Branch. MEDICAL TRAINING: Dr. Menkowitz: Temple University School of
Medicine (MD); Monmouth Medical Center (residency); Spine Institute of New York-Beth Israel (fellowship). Dr. Paragioudakis: UMDNJ (MD,
residency); Stanford University (fellowship).