Our Faculty

The Spine Specialists at the Swedish Neuroscience Institute are dedicated to providing an academic environment in which an exemplary spine surgeon can gain the necessary experience to be fully capable of evaluating and treating a broad spectrum of adult spinal disorders.

David Glen

Glen J. David, M.D.
Medical Director, Interventional Pain Management and Acute Care Physiatry
  • Specialty: Interventional Pain Management and Acute Care Physiatry
  • Location: Cherry Hill, Issaquah


Ryder Gwinn

Ryder P. Gwinn, M.D.
Medical Director, Epilepsy Surgery and Functional Neurosurgery

  • Specialties: Epilepsy, Movement Disorders, Neurosurgery, Pain Management, Spine Surgery
  • Location: Cherry Hill, Issaquah


David Hanscom

David A. Hanscom, M.D.
Orthopedic Spine Surgeon

  • Specialties: Orthopedic Surgery, Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery, Spine Surgery
  • Location: Cherry Hill


John Hsiang

John K. Hsiang, M.D., Ph.D.
Neurosurgeon

  • Specialties: Neurosurgery, Spine Surgery
  • Location: Cherry Hill and Issaquah


Sarah Jost Fouke

Sarah Jost Fouke, M.D.
Neurosurgeon

  • Specialties: Neurosurgery, Spine Surgery
  • Location: Cherry Hill, Issaquah, Redmond


David Newell

David W. Newell, M.D.
Chief of Neuroscience, Swedish Neuroscience Institute

  • Specialties: Cerebrovascular Surgery, Neurosurgery, Spine Surgery, Stroke
  • Location: Cherry Hill


Peter Nora

Peter C. Nora, M.D, FACS
Chief of Neurosurgery
Medical Director, Spine Program, Swedish Neuroscience Institute

  • Specialties: Movement Disorders, Neurosurgery, Spine Surgery
  • Location: Cherry Hill


Rod Oskouian

Rod J. Oskouian, M.D.
Surgical Director, Spinal Tumors and Spinal Trauma 
Co-Director, Spine Fellowship Program

  • Specialties: Neurosurgery, Spine Surgery
  • Location: Cherry Hill, Issaquah