CHRISTOPHER P. HENDERSON, M.D. received his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College and completed his residency at Union Memorial Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland. During this time, he received additional training in pediatric spinal deformity at Johns Hopkins Hospital and spinal trauma at the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center. He then went on to complete a one year fellowship in spinal surgery at the renowned Leatherman Spine Center in Louisville, Kentucky.
Dr. Henderson specializes in a surgical care of the adult and pediatric spine including degenerative conditions, deformity/scoliosis, traumatic injuries and tumors of the spine. He brings to the region his expertise in instrumentation of the spine, minimally-invasive spine surgery and the latest technology, including artificial disc replacement.
Dr. Henderson is on the staff at Moses Taylor Hospital, Community Medical Center, and Regional Hospital of Scranton. He maintains his office here in Dickson City.

When the diagnosis counts, expert opinions matter
Major employers like Comcast, Costco and Jamba Juice turn to companies like Grand Rounds for second opinions on hundreds of complex medical issues; and they depend on Dr. Christopher P. Henderson for his professional advice. In addition to his private practice at Scranton Orthopedic Specialist, Dr. Henderson is an expert panelist for Grand Rounds, in San Francisco, California. As a panelist, Dr. Henderson is among the top 0.1% of physicians who consult on second opinion cases. When asked about his roll with the company, Dr. Henderson stated, "I want to help patients feel comfortable with the care they're receiving and ensure that it is reasonable, effective and efficient".


Dr. Henderson Receives National Recognition
Christopher Henderson, M.D. was recently honored with a 2013 Patients' Choice award. This recognition distinguishes him among the top 5% of our nation's 870,000 active physicians.
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