Jonathan Hyde, M.D.
Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgery
Jonathan Hyde, MD is an orthopaedic surgeon with a special interest in spinal surgery as well. Dr. Hyde’s expertise is in minimally invasive spine surgery techniques. Besides performing surgical interventions, Dr. Hyde performs diagnostic and therapeutic injections for varying spinal disorders as part of conservative non-operative spinal care. He is Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and is our lead surgeon at Miami Spine Specialists.
He is a national and international teacher of the Kyphoplasty, eXtreme Lateral Interbody Fusion (XLIF), and AxiaLIF techniques. He was one of the three designers for the dbrII minimally invasive pedicle screw system, a FDA approved system utilized routinely around the US. He contributed the chapter on Degenerative Disc Disease in the first textbook written for XLIF surgery, published in 2008.
Dr. Hyde’s Education & Professional Background
Dr. Hyde earned his undergraduate degree in biological sciences from Cornell University. His degree in medicine was from the State University of New York at Stony Brook where he received the honor of graduating with Distinction in Research and worked under Dr. Clint Rubin, a nationally recognized osteoporosis researcher. He trained in orthopaedics at Long Island Jewish Medical Center. His first fellowship in spinal surgery was at the renowned Texas Back Institute where he trained with a variety of renowned physicians in the medical field.
Dr. Hyde was selected to represent the Texas Back Institute in a five month traveling fellowship at the University of Nottingham, England at the AO/ASIF sponsored Centre for Spinal Surgery. There, he spent time working with the unit headed by the distinguished Mr. John Webb. Our surgeon has also lectured on spine surgery both in the United States and in Europe.
Currently, Dr. Hyde is also:
- A member of the executive board of the Society of Lateral Access Surgeons (SOLAS)
- Participating in research on eXtreme Lateral Interbody Fusion (XLIF)
- A Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics at Florida International University
Recognized as one of America’s Top Doctors®
Recently, Dr. Hyde was named a Castle Connolly America’s Top Doctor. America’s Top Doctors® is the national guide that identifies more than 5,000 top specialists throughout the U.S. in more than 60 medical specialties and subspecialties for the care and treatment of more than 1,700 diseases and medical conditions. These outstanding doctors represent the top 1% in the nation and we are honored that our surgeon has been recognized.