Dr. Fabien Bitan, MD

Specialty Orthopaedic Surgery
Sub specialtySpine Surgery
Years in practice33
LanguagesEnglish, French
Contacts+1 (973) 419-0200

About Dr. Fabien Bitan, MD

After earning his medical degree in France, Dr. Bitan received extensive postgraduate training in orthopedic surgery and spine surgery in the Institute of Calot in Berck-sur-mer, France, one of the most prestigious centers for the treatment of spinal deformities in Europe home of Dr Cotrel who invented the revolutionary Cotrel DUbousset instrumentation. Dr. Bitan had acquired substantial experience in using this technique well before it became a standard surgical treatment for scoliosis. He h...

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Insurances accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna PPO
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Board certifications

  • Orthopaedic Surgery

Fellowship

  • Pediatric Orthopedics
  • Spine Surgery

Residency

Orthopaedic Surgery, 1975, Paris Public Health System, France

Expertise

Dr. Bitan is a world renowned spine surgeon and leading expert in spinal instrumentation. He has substantial experience in treating spinal deformities, especially scoliosis and kyphosis, in Europe and the United Stated. His areas of expertise include treating spinal deformities, performing artificial disc replacement, and operating minimally invasive spinal procedures.

Current affiliated hospitals

  • St Barnabas Medical Center, NJ

Reviews

Overall Rating
5
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  • M. J. D.September 05, 2017
    Rating
    5

    • M. J. D.September 05, 2017
      Rating
      5

      • M. M.January 05, 2017
        Rating
        5

          Dr. Bitan made my life livable again. He has fixed many herniated discs and revised a poorly done cervical fusion performed by a different doctor. He is quite knowledgeable, kind and willing to take t...  READ MORE

        • K. N.January 05, 2017
          Rating
          5

            Dr. Bitan has had made such a positive impact on my quality of life. He put me back together again after a failed cervical fusion by a different doctor and has successfully performed surgeries on my l...  READ MORE