Dr. David Lamb, MD

Dr. David Lamb, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
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Dr. David Lamb, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Princeton, NJ and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University in 1991 and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery and orthopedic surgery.

325 Princeton Ave

Princeton, NJ 08540

Contact Information

(609) 924-8131

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • QualCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Lamb performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Spinal Stenosis
very high
more than 94% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
very high
more than 94% of peers
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Lamb's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

43  Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Back Pain
  • Broken Neck
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Sprain
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Rib Fracture
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy

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17  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Fracture Care
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine and Back Procedures
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Temple University Hospital
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • The Pennsylvania Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Emory University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Temple University- Presidential Scholar,
  • Jefferson Medical College- Orthopaedic Student Award for Excellence,
  • Jefferson Medical College- Gibbon Surgical Society,
  • Jefferson Medical College- Jefferson Student Orthopaedic Society (1987-1991), Vice President,
  • Temple University- Otto Kurschner Award for Excellence in Science (Highest Scholastic Average in Science),
  • Temple University- Phi Beta Kappa,
  • Temple University- Richard Asher Paclin Memorial Prize (Highest Scholastic Average),
  • Jefferson Medical College- AKK Medical Fraternity, President,
  • Temple University- Outstanding Achievement Scholarship Award,
  • Temple University- Outstanding Achievement Scholars Program, Committee Member,
  • Jefferson Medical College- Student Admissions Interviewer,
  • Temple University- Varsity Soccer, Division 1A,
Media & Publications
  • Early versus delayed replacement of autologous blood in elective spinal surgery. A randomized prospective trial, 1993
  • Bone Graft Substitutes in Spinal Fusion in Zedeblick (ed): Controversies in Spinal Surgery, 1999
  • MRI evaluation of fusion mass incorporation after anterior cervical fusion, 1993
  • Imaging of the Postoperative Spine in Margoles (ed): Revision Spinal Surgery, 1999

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lamb's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lamb to family and friends
144 total reviews (77 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (144)

  • 5
    (136)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Lamb's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (77)

Dr lamb is the best. He's a great guy with great bedside manner and takes the time to explain all details and always makes you feel comfortable. A true professional. Love him Lori nelson
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Found Dr Lamb to be personable, professional, and the most competent physician I have ever dealt with. He has changed my life. Highly recommend.
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Dr. lamb is fantastic, extremely friendly and personable. I felt very confident with his ability.
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Everyone in the office made this an extremely easy and smooth process. From scheduling through surgery Dr. Lamb and his entire staff were friendly and accommodating.
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Very personable, explains everything well and answers all questions.
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