Dr. Mark Kerner specializes in minimally invasive surgery, the treatment of painful cervical disks, and the care of patients with failed back surgery. Dr. Kerner graduated from Brown University in Rhode Island with a degree in history. He later attended Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York and completed his orthopaedic surgery training there, serving as Chief Resident his final year. He completed a post-graduate fellowship in Spine Surgery at the San Francisco Spine Institute. In addition to his surgical training, Dr. Kerner places significant emphasis on non-operative treatments of back pain.