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The SpineCommunity Presents: Ask the Expert with Dr. David Borenstein

Ask the Expert: Focus on Ankylosing Spondylitis


TheSpineCommunity announces the opportunity to engage with ankylosing spondylitis (AS) expert, David G. Borenstein, MD. On October 11, 2017, Dr. Borenstein will answer your pre-submitted questions about AS on TheSpineCommunity. TheSpineCommunity is an online support community for individuals affected with conditions of the spine.

A past President of the American College of Rheumatology and a Clinical Professor of Medicine at the George Washington University Spine Center, Dr. Borenstein currently practices with Arthritis and Rheumatism Associates (ARA).  He is a Master of the American College of Rheumatology and the American College of Physicians and has been active in a number of many medical professional organizations. Dr. Borenstein has served as a consultant of lumbar spinal stenosis for the National Institutes of Health, has chaired low back pain symposia for a number of physician groups, and has lectured to the general public on behalf of the Arthritis Foundation. He is a member of the International Society for the Study of the Lumbar Spine. A graduate of Columbia University, Dr. Borenstein received his Doctor of Medicine from The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, where he also completed his internship and residency, and completed his fellowship in rheumatology at the Connective Tissue Division at Johns Hopkins. He was a Professor of Medicine and Neurosurgery at The George Washington University Medical Center and was the Director of the Spine Center. Dr. Borenstein is board certified in internal medicine with sub-specialty certification in rheumatology.

Join the Conversation and Get Your Questions about AS Answered!

We will be accepting questions for Dr. Borenstein on AS until 5pm EST on Friday, October 6th. To submit your question for Dr. Borenstein:

  • Use this form or
  • Submit your question directly in the TheSpineCommunity here, or

Dr. Borenstein’s Q&A session will be posted on TheSpineCommunity on October 11th, and can be accessed here. Thank you for your participation.

*The Ask the Expert Guest Series is not intended to be a substitute for healthcare professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Speak to your healthcare provider about any questions you may have regarding your health.

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