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Randy O. Kritzer, M.D.
Carolina Neurosurgery, P.A.
Dr. Kritzer is a native of Charlotte, North Carolina. He received his B.A. Degree in Biology, graduating Magna Cum Laude from Colgate University in New York and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. He earned his M.D. degree from the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill. Dr. Kritzer's internship was at Baylor College of Medicine in general surgery, and he then went on to serve his residency in Neurosurgery at the Baylor Affiliated Hospitals at the Texas Medical Center in Houston, Texas.
Dr. Kritzer is the author of several abstracts and articles on various neurosurgical topics, and is frequently a speaker at various medical symposiums. He is a co-author of “Lumbar Microsurgery: Low Back Surgery to Reduce Your Pain”, a popular patient education brochure. Dr. Kritzer has been a presenter of topics such as “Minimally Invasive PLIF with Transfacet Screws” and “Transfacet Screws and Lumbar Surgery” at the 2005 Spine Section Meeting in Phoenix, Arizona, as well as “Minimally Invasive PLIF with Transfacet Screws” at the American Association of Neurological Surgeons Annual Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana, April 2005.
Dr. Kritzer has been in practice in Greensboro since 1990. He earned his certification from the American Board of Neurological Surgery in 1992. He is the president and founder of Carolina Neurosurgery, P.A. He served as Chief of Neurosurgery for the Moses Cone Health System from 2000-2006. Special surgical interests include spinal instrumentation with facet screws, kyphoplasty and vertebroplasty, lumbar microdiskectomy, suboccipital craniotectomy for Arnold Chiari malformation, and spinal stimulation for chronic pain.
His non-professional interests include playing tennis and golf, as well as traveling. He has two children.
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|The founder of Carolina Neurosurgery, P.A., Dr. Kritzer graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine in 1983. He is board certified in Neurological Surgery.