Whether it's for work or play, we understand that you want to get back to your life sooner. The CORE Institute team is dedicated to providing technologically advanced surgical techniques and rehabilitation in locations in Arizona. With state-of-the-art research labs, surgical spine center, less-invasive surgery, on-site physical therapy, we truly provide excellence in patient care. We look forward to continuing to serve you, your family and our community.
Joshua Abrams, DO is a fellowship-trained and board certified orthopedic spine surgeon, specializing in minimally invasive surgery, arthroplasty including artificial disc replacement, and cervical and lumbar spine surgery.
Dr. Abrams completed his orthopedic spine fellowship at Stanford University. Prior to his fellowship, he completed his orthopedic residency at Michigan State University, as well as his internship in orthopedics. He gained additional spine training at both University of California Davis in Sacramento, California and at William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Michigan. Dr. Abrams earned his medical degree from the Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Vallejo, California, where he was appointed both Vice President and President of the Student Body, as well as graduating with presidential honors. He obtained his bachelor's degree at Gonzaga University in Spokane, Washington, where he graduated magna cum laude. While in Washington, Dr. Abrams worked at the Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center in Seattle.
Dr. Abrams is a member of the American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics (AOAO), American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS) and the American Osteopathic Association (AOA). He has volunteered his orthopedic services overseas in Costa Rica and Guatemala, and has served as a team physician for local high schools. Dr. Abrams has received numerous awards for his research and presentations. Dr. Abrams continues to engage in educational courses that allow him to provide excellence in patient care.