Dr Kris Lewonowski is an American Board-certified orthopedic surgeon with more than 20 years of experience in the field. He earned his Doctorate of Medicine from the University of Arkansas College of Medicine, completing his internship in surgery ̶ and later in orthopedic surgery ̶ at the Los Angeles County & University of Southern California Surgical Medical Center.
Dr Kris held various positions in research, private practice and at clinics in the US and the UK, before moving to the UAE in 2015. He has also held various teaching and education positions, and is a member of the American Medical Association.
Dr Kris specializes in complex spine reconstruction, minimally invasive advanced spine disc treatments, adult degenerative spine, stenosis, tumors, disc pathology, deformity and microsurgery, in addition to anterior and posterior spinal procedures and surgeries of the hip and knee joints. He has fellowships in spine surgery and joint replacement surgery, but is also an expert in orthopedic regenerative medicine. He specializes in radiofrequency ablation (RFA) for the spine, nerve blocks and epidurals, and stem cells and PRP for joint treatment.