2023 SMISS Conference
Dr. J Alex Thomas of ABS Named Visionary of Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
This year, Dr. J Alex Thomas of Atlantic Brain and Spine (ABS) was lauded for his excellence and innovation at the SMISS Annual Forum. Dr. Thomas received the 2023 Lateral Access Surgery Pioneer Award, in recognition of his advancement of the single position Extreme Lateral Interbody Fusion (XLIF) technique, and for his visionary efforts in the field of minimally invasive spine surgery. At ABS, we are passionate about ensuring the best patient outcomes possible. As a leader in his field, Dr. Thomas is transforming the art of minimally invasive spine surgery and teaching surgeons around the world the finest techniques. In this way, he’s improving patient results both at ABS and the world over.