Anatomy and Pathology of Spine Surgery

by Dr. Henry Fabian


Authored by Dr. Henry Fabian

  • “Clinical Evaluation of a Novel Horizontally Expandable Minimally Invasive Vertebral Body Replacement Spacer, Postoperative Outcomes and Radiographic Evaluation via Standard Radiographs and 2-D Reconstructive CT Scanning.” Fabian, Henry. July 2011.
  • “Late Results of Thoracolumbar Fractures after Posterior Instrumentation and Transpedicular Bone Grafting.” Knop, Christian; Fabian, Henry; Blauth, Michael; Bastian, Leonard. Spine 2001; Volume 26, pp 88-99.
  • “A Diagnostic Adjunct for Fat Embolism Syndrome: Pulmonary Microvascular Blood Analysis.” Adolph, Michael; Fabian, Henry; Elkhairi, Shukrei; Oliver, Alan. Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma, Spring 1994.
  • “Lumbar Spinal Stenosis, Diagnosis and Treatment.” Fabian, Henry. Marymount Hospital Doctor’s Notes, Fall 1997.


Authored by Dr. Henry Fabian

  • “An Expandable Vertebral Body Replacement Device for Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery: The XYcor® Clinical Experience and Radiographic Evaluation.” Fabian, Henry, July 8-9, 2011, 2011 Inspiration Spine Meeting, Berlin, Germany

  • “Clinical and Radiographic Evaluation of the XYcor® Minimally Invasive Expandable Vertebral Body Replacement Device; Evaluation of 49 patients and 69 cages July 2008 – March 2011.” Fabian, Henry; April 29, 2011, Las Vegas, Nevada; Scientific Advisory Board, Alphatec Spine, Inc.

  • “Low Back Pain: Conservative and Surgical Management.” Fabian, Henry; Steamboat Springs Community Center and the Arthritis Foundation, September 2010

  • “Leading an Unreasonable Life.” Fabian, Henry; Senior Graduation Commencement Address, Lutheran West High School, Rocky River, Ohio, June 10, 2010

  • “Golf and Low Back Pain: Strategies in Rehabilitation and Biomechanics.” Fabian, Henry; Yampa Valley Medical Center, April 2010

  • “Healthcare Reform; The Perils of Adopting a European Universal Healthcare Model, Myths and Misconceptions.” Fabian, Henry; Routt County Republican Meeting, July 1, 2009

  • “Management of On-Hill Spinal Trauma: U.S. Ski Team.” Fabian, Henry; United States Ski and Snowboard Association Annual M.E.S.S. Meeting, Beavercreek, Colorado, November 2009

  • “Pilates and Low Back Pain.” Fabian, Henry; Yampa Valley Medical Center, 2009

  • “Management of Thoracolumbar Burst Fractures: An Algorithmic Approach.” Fabian, Henry; “Contemporary Update on Disorders of the Spine” Meeting, Whistler, British Columbia, Canada, January 18-22, 2009

  • Surgical Technique and Technical Considerations for Implantation of the Biomet Ibex® Interbody Lumbar Spacer.” International Meeting for Advanced Spinal Techniques in Spinal Surgery-Technical Session (IMAST), Athens, Greece, July 12-15, 2006

  • “Low Back Pain and You: An Anatomical Approach.” Fabian, Henry; Yampa Valley Medical Center, September 2004

  • “Combined Anterior-Posterior Lumbar Fusion for Degenerative Disc Disease.” Fabian, Henry; “Challenges to Spine Surgery” Meeting, La Holla, California, September 14, 2002

  • “Field Management of Orthopaedic Trauma, Algorithms for Mass Casualties.” Fabian, Henry; 256th Combat Support Hospital, United States Army Reserves, Brookpark, Ohio, August 3, 2002

  • “Combined Anterior-Posterior Lumbar Fusion for Degenerative Disc Disease.” Fabian, Henry; Las Vegas, Nevada, April 26, 2002

  • “Spine Surgery Symposium-Managing the Surgeon Sales Representative Relationship.”Fabian, Henry, EBI-Biomet Spine Sales Representative Training Session, Parsippany, New Jersey, January 28, 2002

  • “Combined Anterior-Posterior Lumbar Fusion for Degenerative Disc Disease.” Fabian, Henry; “Challenges to Spine Surgery” Meeting EBI Spine New Orleans, Louisiana, December 7, 2001

  • “Circumferential Fusion Techniques and Degenerative Lumbar Disc Disease.” Fabian, Henry; “Bone Growth Factors and Substitutes” Meeting, Interpore Cross Medical, Newport, Rhode Island, June 9, 2001

  • “Enhancing Posterolateral Lumbar Fusions Using Autologous Growth Factors.” Fabian, Henry; “Bone Growth Fact and Substitutes” Meeting, Interpore Cross Medical Newport, Rhode Island, June 9, 2001

  • “Combined Anterior-Posterior Lumbar Fusion for Degenerative Disc Disease.” Fabian, Henry, Flims, Switzerland, March 26, 2001

  • “Platelet-Derived Growth Factor and Posterolateral Lumbar Fusion-A Clinical Experience.”Fabian, Henry; Flims, Switzerland, March 25, 2001

  • “Spine Surgery Symposium-Managing the Surgeon-Sales Representative Relationship.”Fabian, Henry; EBI-Biomet Spine Sales Representative Training  Session, Parsippany, New Jersey, January 14, 2001

  • “Enhancing Posterolateral Lumbar Fusion using Platelet Derived Growth Factor.” Fabian, Henry; 17th International Symposium, “Bone Growth Factors and Substitutes”, Vail, Colorado, December 10, 2000

  • “Coaches Guide to Low Back and Hip Injuries.” Fabian, Henry; “Marymount Hospital Human Motion Institute Soccer Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, October 23, 2000

  • “Omega-21 Pedicle Instrumentation and Lumbar Fusion: A Clinical Experience.” Fabian, Henry; EBI-Bioment Sawmill Creek Meeting, Huron, Ohio, July 28, 2000

  • Autologous Growth Factors and Lumbar Fusion.” Fabian, Henry; “Spinal Procedures and Fusions” Interpore Meeting, Coronado, California, June 11, 2000

  • “Why Does My Back Hurt?” Fabian, Henry; “Marymount Hospital House Calls Lecture Series”, Cleveland, Ohio, April 23, 1997

  • “Combined Anterior-Posterior Fusion for Degenerative Lumbar Disc Disease with 2 and 4 year Clinical Followup.” Fabian, Henry; “Spine Across the Sea” Combined Meeting of the North American Spine Society and the Japanese Spine Society, Hilton Waikoloha, Hawaii, March 16-20, 1997

  • “Laparoscopic Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion.” Fabian, Henry; Trauma Klinik Symposium, Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Hannover, Germany, October 8, 1996