PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS •AO Spine. • Licensed in New York and New Jersey. • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery.
AWARDS/HONORSResidency:• Nate Bondi Award 2018 | Peer nominated award for resident demonstrating altruistic and selfless acts.Medical School:• Merit Scholarship | 2016.• Distinction in Research | 2016.Undergraduate:• Johns Hopkins University Dean’s List | 2005-2009.• Centennial Conference Champions – NCAA Football | 2005.
Michael R. Dinizo, MD
Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon
Dr. Michael Dinizo is a fellowship-trained orthopaedic spine surgeon. He specializes in minimally invasive, robotic and complex spine surgery. Dr. Dinizo completed his spine surgery fellowship as well as orthopedic surgery residency at the prestigious New York University-Langone Orthopedic Hospital (Hospital for Joint Diseases), a top 5 nationally ranked orthopaedic program. During his spine surgery fellowship, he was trained in cutting-edge techniques, such as cervical and lumbar disc replacements, minimally invasive surgery, robotic surgery and complex deformity surgery.
Dr. Dinizo has also done extensive spine surgery research and has published numerous peer-reviewed papers. In addition, he has presented his research at both national and international spine surgery conferences. He is proud to serve his New Jersey community where he was raised. When not practicing medicine, he enjoys spending time with his family, fitness and reading.
Education● Spine Surgery Fellowship | 2021NYU–Langone Health, New York NY. ● Orthopedic Surgery Residency | 2016 - 2021.NYU–Langone Health, New York, NY. ● Doctor of Medicine | 2012 - 2016.Rutgers-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ.- Distinction in Research. ● Master of Health Science | 2009 - 2010.Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD.- Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. ● Bachelor of Arts | 2005 - 2009.Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD.- Major: Economics, Minor: Entrepreneurship and Management.