​Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Xijing Hospital, 4th Military Medical University—Xian, China

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Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Xijing Hospital
4th Military Medical University
No 15 West Changle Road
710032, Xi'an
ShaanXi
China

  Tel: 86-29-84775285
Fax: 86-29-84775285
Email: zjluo@fmmu.edu.cn

 

Program director

Prof. Zhuojing Luo MD, PhD
Xijing Hospital
15 West Changle Road.
Xi'an
China

 

Contact person

Dan Geng
Tel: 029-81042097
Fax: 029-84775285
Email: gangdan1@yahoo.com.cn

Spine team

MD., Ph.D, Professor and Director of Spine Division, Zhuojing LUO,Zhen WANG,Hongxun SANG,Xinkui LI,Huiren TAO,Jinyu ZHU,Chen WANG,Xinzhi Xu,Qian WANG,DAN GENG,Wei LIANG

Procedures

Approximately 1200 procedures performed per year

  • Cervical deformity 
    Adult cervical reconstruction 
    Ankylosing spondylitis osteotomy 
    Basilar invagination reconstruction 
    Paediatric cervical reconstruction


approx. 1 per week 
approx. 1 per year 
approx. 1 per quarter 
approx. 1 per quarter

  • Cervical trauma 
    Cervical stabilisation

approx. 1 per week
  • Cervical tumor 
    Cervical tumor surgery 
    Craniocervical tumor surgery 
    Intraspinal tumor surgery

approx. 1 per fortnight 
approx. 1 per month 
approx. 1 per half year 
  • Chronic pain 
    Intrathecal pump placement

approx. 1 per half year
  • Degenerative cervical spine 
    Anterior foraminotomy 
    Cervical stabilisation 
    Laminoplasty 
    Posterior foraminotomy  
    Total disc replacement

approx. 1 per week 
approx. 1 per week 
approx. 1 per fortnight 
approx. 1 per week
approx. 1 per month
  • Degenerative lumbar spine 
    ALIF 
    Endoscopic disc surgery 
    Microsurgical disc surgery 
    Microsurgical spinal stenosis  
    Open stabilisation 
    Percutaneous stabilisation
    PLIF 
    TLIF

approx. 1 per month 
approx. 1 per week 
approx. 1 per week 
approx. 1 per fortnight
approx. 1 per week 
approx. 1 per month 
approx. 1 per fortnight 
approx. 1 per fortnight 
  • Dysraphic conditions 
    Diastematomyelia surgery 
    Filum terminal sectioning

approx. 1 per half year 
approx. 1 per month
  • Osteoporotic spine 
    Kyphoplasty 
    Vertebroplasty 

approx. 1 per month 
approx. 1 per month
  • Rheumatoid cervical spine 
    Ankylosing spondylitis osteotomy 
    C1/C2 stabilisation 
    Craniocervical stabilisation

approx. 1 per year 
approx. 1 per half year 
approx. 1 per half year
  • Sacral tumor 
    Sacrectomy

approx. 1 per month 
  • Special procedures 
    Anterior cervical foraminotomy 
    Cervical laminoplasty 
    Cervical pedicle screw procedures  
    Closing wedge osteotomies for ankylosing spondylitis  
    Congenital deformities 
    En-bloc spondylectomies 
    High grade spondylolisthesis / spondyloptosis 
    Navigation procedures (CT-based, Fluoro-, ISO-C)
    Neuromonitoring  
    Sacroiliac joint fusion

approx. 1 per week 
approx. 1 per fortnight 
approx. 1 per month
approx. 1 per year

approx. 1 per year 
approx. 1 per quarter 
approx. 1 per month 

approx. 1 per quarter 

approx. 1 per week
approx. 1 per quarter 
  • Spinal cord injury 
    Intrathecal pump placement

approx. 1 per year 
  • Thoracic & lumbar trauma 
    Anterior thoracic and lumbar reconstruction
    Paediatric spine trauma  
    Thoracic & lumbar stabilisation 

approx. 1 per week 
approx. 1 per quarter
approx. 1 per week 
  • Thoracic & lumbar tumor 
    Anterior thoracic and lumbar reconstruction 
    En-bloc spondylectomy 
    Intraspinal tumor surgery  
    Kyphoplasty
    Thoracic & lumbar stabilisation  
    Vertebroplasty

approx. 1 per month 
approx. 1 per quarter 
approx. 1 per month
approx. 1 per month 
approx. 1 per week
approx. 1 per quarter
  • Thoracolumbar deformity 
    Ankylosing spondylits osteotomies
    Congenital deformities 
    Kyphotic deformities
    Scoliotic deformities 
    Spondylolisthesis 
    Spondyloptosis 

approx. 1 per half year 
approx. 1 per month 
approx. 1 per half year 
approx. 1 per month 
approx. 1 per fortnight 
approx. 1 per fortnight

Fellowship types

Observerships, Short-term, Long-term

Observership / short-term language requirements

English, Mandarin

Long-term language requirements

English, Mandarin

Research Grants

  • The repair of spinal cord defects by olfactory ensheathing cells-seeded collagen-GAG implants in a r 
    Jan 2002, National Science Fundation of China, CNY200,000, 3ys
  • Research of the different proteins and multipeptides' expression map in the local of acute compressi 
    Jan 2006, National Science Fundation of China, CNY270,000, 3ys
  • Reparation of spinal cord injury with spinal cord derived neuro-stem cells 
    Jan 2001, National High-technique Key Project of China, CNY1,200,000, 5ys


Publications

  • Analysis of Comparing Artificial Disc Replacement with Artificial Nucleus Replacement in Lumbar Inte 
    Clinical Journal of Medical Officer Vol.16 #8, Aug 2005, Wu Bang-yao~1; Luo Zhuo-jing~2; Li Chang-jun~1; Liu Ye~1; Zhou Xu-xiang~1
  • Analysis of artificial disc replacement with artificial nucleus replacement in lumbar intervertebral 
    Journal of Health Care and Medicine in Chinese PLA Vol.1 #1, Jan 2006, WU Bangyao;,LUO Zhuojing; LI Changjun; LIU Ye; ZHOU Xuxiang
  • Preoperative and postoperative immunological changes among lumbar disc herniation patients by differ 
    Chinese Journal of Clinical Rehabilitation Vol.24 #12, Dec 2005, Xie En1; Luo Zhuo- jing1; Zhang Zi- ru2
  • The preventative and therapeutic effects of hyperbaric oxygen on reperfusion injury and edema of spi
  • Chinese Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilit Vol.5 #16, May 2005, FAN Shao-di; LUO Zhuo-jing; YANG Wei-hong; YAN Zi-qiang; WU Tie; ZHANG Kui; LEI Hai-lu
  • Hyperbaric oxygen therapy for preventing and treating reperfusion injury and other complications of 
    Chinese Journal of Clinical Rehabilitation Vol.20 #10, Oct 2005, Fan Shao di; Yang Wei hong; Yan Zi qiang; Wu Tie; Liu Xiao hui; Zhang Kui; Lei Hai lu
  • Treatment of a single-level cervical disc disease in anterior cervical operation:the comparison of 3 
    Journal of Traumatic Surgery Vol.8 #10, Aug 2004, XIE En; LUO Zhuo-jing; LI Ming-quan
  • Surgical treatment for lumbar pain of adolescence spondylolisthesis 
    The Orthopedic Journal of China Vol.z3 #2, Mar 2004, LUO Zhuo jing; LI Ming quan; DU Jun jie
  • The clinical analysis and biomechanical study of anterior cervical spinal decompression with bone gr 
    Chinese Journal of Neurosurgical Disease Research Vol.2 #4, Feb 2004, LUO Zhuojing 1; LI Mingquan 1; LEI Wei 1; WANG Quanping 1; LI Xinkui 1; TAO Huiren 1; REN Zhanliang
  • Effect of cervical discectomy on cervical stability and biomechanical changes 
    Chinese Journal of Clinical Rehabilitation Vol.5 #10, May 2004, Bin Lu; Zhuo Jing Luo; Ming Quan Li; Jian Liu; De Men Hou; Zhong Hua Ding Bin Lu
  • Diagnosis and Treatment of Lumbar Disc Herniations Acompanied by Other Intraspinal Diseases 
    Journal of Practical Orthopedics Vol.1 #1, Jan 2004, DAI Xian-wen; LEI Wei; LUO Zhuo-jing; HAN Li-hua; LI Ming-quan
  • Clinical characteristics and therapeutic outcomes in aged patients with lumbar disc herniation 
    Medical Journal of the Chinese People's Armed Poli Vol.8 #8, Aug 2003, XIA Chunming; LUO Zhuojing; JIANG Congbin; PENG Jusheng; HE Zhenghua
  • Radiograms and bone density variation of the cervical spondylosis patients at differ stage 
    Modern Rehabilitation Vol.5 #10, May 2003, Rui; Luo Zhuojing; Li Mingquan; Feng Lining; Liu Kai; Li Xiaojuan; Chen Jianhua
  • Applied anatomy of the lateral mass of cervical vertebrae and its significance in the plate-screw in 
    Chinese Journal of Clinical Anatomy Vol.1 #1, Jan 2003, ZHANG Qing jun; LUO Zhuo jing; LI Ming qun
  • A Comparative Study of Long-term Results of Interface Fixation (Cage) and AO Locking Plate in Anteri 
    The Journal of Bone and Joint Injury Vol.1 #1, Jan 2002, Zhang Qingjun; Luo Zhuojing; Li Mingquan
  • Stress Analysis of two Kinds of Improvement Harrington Rods 
    BEIJING BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING Vol.2 #2, Feb 1998, Zhang Xizheng Kuang Zhenbang Luo Zhuojing
  • Evaluation of two kinds of spinal internal fixation in clinical results and biomechanics
    CHINESE JOURNAL OF TRAUMATOLOGY Vol.3 #3, Mar 1998, SHEN Gen biao; LUO Zhuo jing; CUI Hai xiang
  • The Influence of Vertical Loads upon the Stress of Harrington Distraction Rod by Photoelastricity 
    Journal of Biomedical Engineering Vol.2 #2, Feb 1994, Luo Zhuojing; Shen Genbiao; Ruan Dike Chui Haixiang; Shun Honghui
  • Stress Analysis of Harrington rod in two dif-ferent kinds of improed fixation method by pho-toelasti 
    CHINESE JOURNAL OF ORTHOPAEDICS Vol.5 #5, May 1994, Luo Zhuojing; Sheng Genbiao
  • Evaluation of Two kinds of Spinal Internal Fixators in Clinical Results and Biomechanics 
    CHINESE JOURNAL OF TRAUMATOLOGY Vol.3 #3, Mar 1994, Shen Gen biao; Luo Zhuo jing; Cui Hai xan
  • Effects of discectomy on the stability of the lumbar spine 
    Chinese Journal of Spine and Spinal Cord Vol.4 #4, Apr 1993, Ruan Ci-ke Shen Gen-biao Luo Zhuo-jing
  • Internal fixation system of Harrington rod with rod-sleeve and pedicle screw 
    Chinese Journal of Spine and Spinal Cord Vol.4 #4, Apr 1993, Shen Gen-biao Ruan Di-ke Luo Zhuo-jing
  • Biomechanical Study of Treatment of Thoracic and Lumbar Spinal Unstable Injury with Edwards Rod-Slee 
    Journal of Biomedical Engineering Vol.1 #1, Jan 1992, Luo Zhuojing Sheng Genbiao Zhang Xizheng Hao Jiaji Ruan Dike
  • Biomechanical study of the improved Harrington technique in the treatment of thoracic and lumbar spi 
    Chinese Journal of Spine and Spinal Cord Vol.2 #2, Feb 1992, Luo Zhuo-jing et al
  • The use of a massive combined bone graft in vertebrectomy for neoplastic disease of the thoracic and 
    Chinese Journal of Spine and Spinal Cord Vol.8 #8, Aug 2004, GUO Zheng; WANG Zhen; LI Mingquan
  • A clinical analysis of 9 re-operation cases of the ossification of ligamentum flavum in thoracic spi 
    Chinese General Practice Vol.12 #24, Dec 2004, Ma Xing; Wang Zhe; Wang Quanping
  • Treament of the giant multisegmental intrathecal schwannoma 
    China Journal of Orthopaedics and Traumatology Vol.5 #5, May 2002, LI Xin kui; WANG Quan ping; MA Zhen sheng
  • Rehabilitative treatment of axial symptoms after laminoplasty 
    China;Modern Rehabilitation Vol.7 #14, Jul 2001, LI Xin kui; ZHANG Jun hua; MA Zhen sheng
  • Imaging and clinical features of arachnoid cysts in sacral canal: Analysis of 24 cases 
    Journal of The Fourth Military Medical University Vol.11 #11, Nov 2001, LI Xin Kui; TAO Hui Ren; WANG Quan Ping; LI Ming Quan; LIU Ji Zhong
  • A histopathologic study on the supraspinous in patients with ligament flavum ossification of the tho 
    CHINESE JOURNAL OF SPINE AND SPINAL CORD Vol.1 #1, Jan 1998, ZHANG Yongxing WANG Quanping
  • Old atlantoaxial dislocation and instability treated by posterior"A"-shaped bone graft and wiring fi 
    CHINESE JOURNAL OF SPINE AND SPINAL CORD Vol.4 #4, Apr 1997, WANG Quan-ping; LI Ming-quan; LI Xin-kui
  • Operative Treatment of Schwannoma in the Spinal Canal(A Report of 25 wases) 
    THE JOURNAL OF CERVICODYNIA AND LUMBODYNIA Vol.2 #4, Feb 1997, Wang Quanping; Li Xinkwei; Li Mingquan
  • Reoperative Treatment of Failed Initial Lumbar Operation for Disc Herniation and Spinal Stenosis 
    CHINESE JOURNAL OF ORTHOPAEDICS Vol.5 #10, May 1997, Li Xinkui; Wang Quanping; Zhu Jinyu
  • Surgical treatment of arachnoid cysts in sacral canal:analysis of 23 cases 
    The Orthopedic Journal of China Vol.7 #13, Jul 2004, TAO Hui-ren; LI Xin-kui; LI Ming-quan; WANG Quan-ping
  • Imaging and Clinical Features of Arachnoid Cysts in Sacral Canal:Analysis of 24 Cases 
    The Orthopedic Journal of China Vol.4 #5, Apr 2002, TAO Hui ren; WANG Quan ping; LI Xin kui
  • Surgical treatment of the arachnoid cysts in sacral canal: analysis of 23 cases 
    TAO Huiren; WANG Quanping; LI Xinkui Vol.1 #2, Jan 2002, TAO Huiren; WANG Quanping; LI Xinkui
  • Influence of internal fixation with Cervifix and Axis on the fusion rate of implanted bone and neuro 
    Chinese Journal of Clinical Rehabilitation Vol.7 #7, Jun 2005, He Bao rong; Hao Ding jun; Lei Wei; Wang Zhen
  • Surgical management for upper cervical spine instability with incomplete spinal cord injury 
    The Journal of Cervicodynia and Lumbodynia Vol.1 #1, Jan 2005, HAO Ding-jun; HE Bao-rong; LEI Wei
  • Biomechanical evaluation of an expansive pedicle screw in calf vertebrae 
    Chinese Journal of Traumatology Vol.1 #1, Jan 2005, LEI Wei ;WU Zi-xiang
  • Biomechanical evaluation of an expansion pedicle screw(EPS) in calf vertebrae 
    Chinese Journal of Spine and Spinal Cord Vol.11 #9, Sep 2004, LEI Wei; WU Zixiang; LI Mingquan
  • Cervifix internal fixation system for the treatment of old atlanto-axial dislocation with incomplete 
    The Orthopedic Journal of China Vol.1 #18, Jan 2004, HAO Ding-jun; HE Bao-rong; LEI Wei
  • Biomechanical Evaluation of an Expansive Pedicle Screw in Calf Vertebrae 
    Journal of Medical Biomechanics Vol.2 #2, Feb 2004, WU Zi-xiang1; LEI Wei1; SUN Ming-lin
  • Biomechanical evaluation of an expansive pedicle screw in calf vertebrae 
    The Orthopedic Journal of China Vol.24 #9, Sep 2004, WU Zi xiang; LEI Wei
  • Spinal Epidural Hematoma following Operation of Lumbar Disc Herniation 
    The Orthopedic Journal of China Vol.1 #18, Jan 2003, LEI Wei; LI Ming-quan; WANG Zhe
  • The influence of preoperative training of pushing trachea on cervical operation by anterior approach 
    Chinese Journal of Spine and Spinal Cord Vol.6 #6, Jun 2003, LEI Wei; CUI Geng; LI Ming-quan
  • Long-term curative effects of postoperative rehabilitation after posterior spinal fusion on congenit 
    Modern Rehabilitation Vol.150 #6, Jun 2002, LEI Wei; HUANG Yao tian; ZHAO Li; CUI Geng; YUAN Zhi; HAN Li hua; DU Jun jie
  • Bone mineral density changes in patients with lumbar spondylolisthesis 
    Modern Rehabilitation Vol.69 #3, Mar 2002, CONG Rui; SUN Yin zong; LI Ming quan
  • Bone histomorphometry for cancellous bone of cervical vertebrae in aged osteoporosis patients 
    Journal of The Fourth Military Medical University Vol.33 #4, Apr 2002, CONG Rui; WANG Quan Ping; LI Xin Kui
  • The method of therapy analysis in the aged osteoporosis patients associated with the cervical spondy 
    Modern Rehabilitation Vol.24 #92, Dec 2001, CONG Rui; WANG Quanping; FENG Li-ning
  • Radiograms and bone density variation of cervical spondylosis patients associated with osteoporosis 
    Journal of The Fourth Military Medical University Vol.15 #32, Jul 2001, CONG Rui 1; WANG Quan Ping 1; FENG Li Ning
  • Bone resorption of trabeculae in osteoporotic cervical vertebral associated with cervical spondylosi 
    Journal of The Fourth Military Medical University Vol.11 #32, Nov 2001, CONG Rui 1; WANG Quan Ping 1; LI Xing Kui 1; FENG Li Ning
  • Clinical significance of the MRI changes in patients with thoracolumbar fracture and spinal cord inj 
    CHINESE JOURNAL OF SPINE AND SPINAL CORD Vol.1 #7, Jan 1997, CoNG Rui; WANG Quan-ping; LI Xin-kui
  • Effects of age, height, weight and BMI on lumbar spinal bone mineral contents and densities in Chine 
    Chinese Journal of Osteoporosis Vol.2 #27, Feb 2004, MA Xing; HV Yunyu; WU Xiaoming
  • Old atlantoaxial dislocation and instability treated by posterior"A"-shaped bone graft and wiring fi 
    CHINESE JOURNAL OF SPINE AND SPINAL CORD Vol.4 #4, Apr 1997, WANG Quan-ping; LI Ming-quan; LI Xin-kui
  • Pedicle Morphology of the Lower Thoracic and Lumbar Spine and Its Clinical Significance 
    The Journal of Bone and Joint Injury Vol.2 #1, Jan 1998, Dai Xianwen; Wang Quanping
  • The Effect of Decompression and/or Fusion to the Stabd ity of Ce rvical Spine:An Experimental Kinema 
    CHINESE JOURNAL OF ORTHOPAEDICS Vol.11 #11, Nov 1995, Zhang chunli; Wang quanping; Wang jnn
  • The clinical analysis of 161 cases of the ossification of the ligamentum flavum in thoracic spine 
    Chinese General Practice Vol.12 #16, Dec 2003, Wang Zhe; Ma Xing; Wang Quanping
  • Comparative study of pathology and ultrastructure between thoracic ossified ligamentum flavum and lu 
    Journal of The Fourth Military Medical University Vol.2 #31, Feb 2002, WANG Zhe; ZHANG Jun Hua; WANG Quan Ping; L Rong
  • Diagnosis and Treatment of Thoracic Ossification of Ligamenta Flava 
    THE ORTHOPEDIC JOURNAL OF CHINA Vol.2 #3, Feb 1998, Wang Zhe; Wang Quanpin; Li Xinkui
  • A Comparative Study of the Pathology and Basic Metabolic Elements Between Thoracic Ossified Ligament 
    CHINESE JOURNAL OF ORTHOPAEDICS Vol.11 #5, May 1998, Wang Zhe; Wang Quanping; Li Xinku