Edison-Metuchen Orthopaedic Group
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Joseph S. Lombardi, M.D.
Spinal Surgery, General Orthopaedic Surgery
After earning his undergraduate degree from Rutgers College in New Jersey, Dr. Joseph Lombardi received his Medical Degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ). He served an internship at St. Vincent’s Medical Center in New York prior to completing his five-year Orthopaedic residency at the NJ College of Medicine/UMDNJ. He continued his subspecialty training with a fellowship in Lumbar Spinal Surgery at Long Beach Memorial Hospital in California. Returning to New Jersey in 1984, Dr. Lombardi began his private practice now known as the Edison-Metuchen Orthopaedic Group. He is the senior and founding member.
Dr. Lombardi has had extensive training and experience in all aspects of lumbar spinal surgeries including laser disk decompression and injection techniques to alleviate spinal pain. He is on staff at JFK Medical Center, having served there as Assistant Chief of Surgery and, for many years, as Department Chief. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, American Medical Association, and North American Spine Association, among others.
Dr. Lombardi has been named one of the "Best Doctors" in the tri-state area by New Jersey Monthly and New York Magazines. In addition, he was named by Castle Connolly as one of the best doctors in the NY Metropolitan area for NJ, Middlesex County.