Dr. Michael Hasz, MD

Dr. Michael Hasz, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
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Age 58
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Dr. Michael Hasz, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Reston, VA and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from University of Minnesota Medical School in 1986 and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery, orthopedic surgery, and more.Read his story

1850 Town Center Pkwy

Reston, VA 20190

Contact Information

(703) 689-9000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spine Deformities
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spondylolisthesis
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Hasz'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.

Dr. Hasz's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Hasz "Prior to joining Virginia Spine Institute in 1995, Dr. Hasz served as a Major in the United States Air Force. During his tenure, he was Chairman of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Director of Spinal Surgery at the Andrews Air Force Base/Malcolm Grow Medical Center. He currently holds an appointment as Clinical Instructor of Orthopaedic Surgery and Assistant Professor of Surgery at the Uniformed Services Health Science University in Bethesda, Maryland. As a nationally recognized spinal specialist, Dr. Hasz was named among the top 1% of physicians in his specialty by U.S. News & World Report. For the last decade, Dr. Hasz has been providingminimally invasive surgical treatment for his patients. His minimally invasive practice includes the use of novel robot-guidance, endoscopy, and laser techniques. Furthermore he uses advanced technologies in artificial disc replacement. In addition to state-of-the-art skilled treatment options, he values the holistic approach to treating his patients. His passion is in educating patients in human performance, nutrition, and exercise in order to improve their overall quality of life. His dedication to advancing spinal health care has him actively participating in clinical trials and studies. He was one of the first in the region to use the MetRx MIS system for lumbar and cervical surgery, the DLIF/XLIF approach for spinal fusion and deformity work, the Vertebroplasty and Kyphoplasty procedures for spinal fractures, the IDET procedure for low back pain, and the ProDisc artificial disc. He is pioneering minimally invasive surgery techniques for the treatment of sacroiliac joint dysfunction. He works with athletes and weekend warriors to get them back to their active lifestyles as quickly and safely as possible. Dr. Hasz oversees clinical trials investigating minimally invasive surgical techniques and currently serves as Principal Investigator for SI joint fusion clinical trials.He performs stem cell therapy for disc degeneration by harvesting the patient's own adult stem cells from their bone marrow. His latest advances also include biologic agents to promote spinal fusion. Dr. Hasz travels internationally to train fellow spine surgeons on the latest minimally invasive techniques. FUN FACTS! Dr. Hasz is a pilot, holding commercial and instrument ratings for airplanes and float planes. He has built his own airplane and he recently added his helicopter rating to his flying resume. Additionally he continues to pursue athletic interests including skiing, trapeze, skydiving, Crossfit (Level 1 Certified Trainer), and Yoga (RYT 200 Yoga Instructor)."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hasz "As a pioneer in spinal health care, Dr. Hasz has been using minimally invasive techniques (MIS) for over a decade in the Washington, D.C. Metropolitan region. His minimally invasive practice includes the use of novel robot-guidance, endoscopy, and laser techniques as indicated. He is also a leader in artificial disc technologies.  

His dedication to advancing spinal health care has him actively participating in clinical trials and studies. He was one of the first in the region to use the MetRx MIS system for lumbar and cervical surgery, the DLIF/XLIF approach for spinal fusion and deformity work, the Vertebroplasty and Kyphoplasty procedures for spinal fractures, the IDET procedure for low back pain, and the ProDisc artificial disc. He is pioneering minimally invasive surgery techniques for the treatment of sacroiliac joint dysfunction. He works with athletes and weekend warriors to get them back to their active lifestyles as quickly and safely as possible."

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3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

82  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy

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28  Procedures

  • Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
  • Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Microdiscectomy
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Joint Drainage
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
  • Posterior Lumbar Fusion With Robotic Assistance
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Sacroiliac Joint Fusion
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Surgery
  • Stem Cell Therapy
  • Steroid Injection
  • XLIF® (eXtreme Lateral Interbody Fusion) Procedure

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • St. John's University, Collegeville, MInnesota
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • University of Minnesota Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Grace Mt Carmel Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Mount Carmel Mercy Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • William Beaumont Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • George Mason University-Mba
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hasz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hasz's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hasz to family and friends
39 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (39)

  • 5
    (34)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Hasz'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
Dr. Hasz Says:
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Patient Comments (6)

I would & have recommended Dr, Hasz. Not only was he cutting edge, giving me the first artificial disc in place of a failed fusion, but he is very personable. I was always impressed by the thoroughness of each appointment. Although he is leaving VSI, I will still recommend Dr. Hasz wherever he...more
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Dr Hasz exceeded my expectations. I had found him thru research on the internet, had never met him or known anyone who had gone to him. My 1st appointment with him made me realize how pleased I was with him. I'm a RN for 46 years, so I've dealt with many doctors. He is very personable, not only...more
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After trying everything, including accupuncture, swimming, yoga, and physical therapy to ease my pain, I finally made an appointment with Dr. Hasz, who had been recommended to me. He immediately diagnosed a back condition that was not going to improve with any of the interventions I had tried,...more
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I am a 77 year old woman who recently had spinal surgery. I was hesitant about having surgery because of my age and I was worried about spinal complications. Due to terrible chronic pain and Dr. Hasz's opinion, I chose to undergo two surgeries in a four day period. One of these surgeries was an...more
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Dr. Hasz uses physician assistants to deal with patient questions you would expect your surgeon to perform. He did accurately diagnose my need for a revision of prior spine fusion and his surgical skills are excellent on procedures he knows. However, he will not discuss any options which a patient...more
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