Dr. Jay K. Nathan specializes in degenerative spinal disease, cervical and lumbar disorders, and spinal tumors. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of California, Berkeley and medical degree from Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency at the University of Michigan and a fellowship in neurological spine surgery at Stanford. He is a member of the American Medical Association, Congress of Neurological Surgeons and American Association of Neurological Surgeons. Along with his clinical interest in spinal surgery, Dr. Nathan is involved in health policy, quality improvement and outcomes, and patient safety at a national level.