Georgia Regents Medical Center Orthopaedic Spine Surgery Team

spine illustrationGeorgia Regents Medical Center offers a dedicated team specializing in the management of spine disorders. Through combined efforts, Drs. Norman Chutkan and Jonathan Tuttle, provide advanced surgical care for simple to complex spine problems. Megan Shriver, PA-C, is the spine physician assistant and works closely with the physicians.

Dr. Chutkan came to Georgia Regents Medical Center from Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center where he was chief of orthopaedic spine surgery. He is a graduate of Howard University College of Medicine and completed his orthopaedic residency at Howard University Hospital. Dr. Chutkan completed an orthopaedic spine fellowship at LSU. He has numerous publications, presentations, and lectures to his credit.

Megan Shiver, PA-C, has a strong background in orthopaedics, sports medicine and is dedicated to orthopaedic spine surgery.

Dr. Chutkan and Dr. Tuttle specialize in conservative and surgical treatment of disorders such as:

  • Back and neck pain
  • Degenerative disc disease
  • Pediatric and adult scoliosis
  • Spine trauma
  • Spine tumors
  • Reconstructive spine surgery

We have a complete team that is prepared to take care of any of your spinal needs. From non-surgical treatment, to minimally invasive procedures, to major reconstructive surgeries; we have the experience to choose an individualized treatment plan for each patient.