Dr. Sybert graduated Cum Laude from The Ohio State University in 1982 with a B.S. in Biology. He received his D.O. from Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1986 graduating with numerous honors. Following an Orthopedic Residency at Doctors Hospital in Columbus, Ohio he had the privilege to complete a one-year Spinal Reconstruction Fellowship with the esteemed Dr. Arthur D. Steffee at The Cleveland Spine and Arthritis Center. During this time he worked with numerous international surgeons including Dr. Kiyoshi Kaneda at Hokkaido University in Sapporo Japan. It was these early experiences that shaped his open-minded, contemporary and conservative spinal care philosophy. Dr. Sybert sub-specializes in minimally invasive outpatient spinal surgery and complex adult spinal deformity surgery having performed more than 10,000 spine surgeries since joining OrthoNeuro in 1994. Dr Sybert has been appointed Clinical Professor of Orthopedics at Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine and Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopedics at The Ohio State University and serves in Orthopedic Resident and Medical Student education. He currently serves on the Editorial Board of The Spine Journal, is acting Chairman of The Orthopedic Foundation, performs ongoing clinical research trials to advance the understanding of Spinal Disorders and holds several patents related to spinal devices which he hopes will one day improve patients quality of life. Dr. Sybert was recently appointed to the Ohio University Foundation Board of Trustees. Dr. Sybert was elected by his peers for inclusion in Best Doctors in America® from 2007 to 2008 and 2015 to 2016.