Gene A. Falkowski, Jr., DO

Dr. Gene Falkowski is a fellowship-trained spine surgeon who helps patients find relief from back, neck and spine pain. He specializes in minimally invasive techniques – including non-surgical solutions – and is certified in robotic surgery. These methods help patients enjoy less postoperative pain and faster recoveries.

Patients also enjoy Dr. Falkowski’s ability to listen and take time to thoroughly explain conditions and treatment options.

Dr. Falkowski completed is orthopedic spine surgery fellowship at the University of Virginia School of Medicine and earned his medical degree from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Today, in addition to his work with OPA, he’s a clinical instructor at the University of Washington School of Medicine and a volunteer team physician for UAA athletics.

An athlete himself, Dr. Falkowski is a former rugby player turned exercise enthusiast and mountain biker. He enjoys skiing, hiking, kayaking and biking along with hunting/shooting, travel, paintball, beer-brewing, and carpentry.

EDUCATION

 

Orthopedic Spine Surgery Fellowship (2017-2018)
University of Virginia Department of Orthopedics
University of Virginia Health System
Charlottesville, VA

Orthopedic Surgery Residency (2012-2017)

UPMC/Pinnacle Health Hospital System
Community General, West Shore, Harrisburg Hospitals
JC Blair Memorial Hospital
Harrisburg, PA; Mechanicsburg, PA; and Huntingdon, PA

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta – Scottish Rite Campus
Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
Atlanta, GA

Penn State Hershey Medical Center
Orthopedic Trauma, Musculoskeletal Oncology, Foot & Ankle, and Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
Hershey, PA

Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (2008-2012)
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Philadelphia, PA

Bachelor of Science in Biology (2008)
Juniata College
Huntingdon, PA

 

MEMBERSHIPS


American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics-Member (AOAO)

North American Spine Society-Member (NASS)

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Fellow Member (AAOS)

Resident Member, American Osteopathic Association of Orthopaedics (RAOAO)

American Osteopathic Association (AOA)

Pennsylvania Osteopathic Medical Association (POMA)

Anchorage Orthopedic Society

To schedule an appointment or contact the care team directly, call:

907-357-2267