Kornelis A. Poelstra, M.D., Ph.D.

President, The Spine Institute on the Emerald Coast
Chairman, Department of Neurosurgery
Sacred Heart Hospital on the Emerald Coast
Miramar Beach, Florida

Kornelis Poelstra is board certified in orthopaedic spine surgery. He specializes in minimally invasive spine surgeries, arthritis of the spine, spinal deformity, oncologic conditions, spine fractures, disc replacements, spinal cord injuries and more. He has also done research with wound infections, stem cell implantation, advances in minimally invasive spinal surgery and treatment studies after spinal surgery. He has also received numerous certifications and awards.