Dual-Fellowship-Trained Spine Surgeon Dr. Tom Reinsel Joins Southern Indiana Orthopedics

Tom E. Reinsel, M.D., dual-fellowship-trained orthopedic spine surgeon, is joining Southern Indiana Orthopedics. Dr. Reinsel specializes in treating injuries and conditions of the back, neck and spine. Beginning Aug. 2, he will be available to see patients at the practice’s Columbus office, located at 940 North Marr Road, Suite C, and at their Greensburg office, located at 930 E. Barachel Lane, Suite 500. Patients in need of specialized spine care are encouraged to call 812-376-9353 to schedule an appointment. 

As an advanced, subspecialty-trained spine surgeon, Dr. Reinsel specializes in a wide variety of leading-edge procedures and surgical techniques as well as nonsurgical care management for the spine. Dr. Reinsel’s areas of expertise include:

  • Adult and adolescent scoliosis surgery.
  • Anterior and posterior cervical surgery.
  • Anterior lumbar fusion.
  • Disc replacement surgery.
  • Lateral lumbar fusion.
  • Minimally invasive spine surgery.
  • Nonfusion treatment for adolescent scoliosis.
  • Surgery for spine fractures and spinal cord injuries.

"Dr. Reinsel is a truly skilled and knowledgeable spine expert who is going to make a great addition to our comprehensive orthopedic care team at Southern Indiana Orthopedics," said Dr. Cary Guse, practice president and sports medicine surgeon at Southern Indiana Orthopedics. "We’re proud to welcome him to our practice and our community and look forward to working together to help make our patients stronger.”

Dr. Reinsel received his medical degree from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. He then completed his internship and began his residency in orthopedic surgery at John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County in Chicago. There, Dr. Reinsel finished his residency at Northwestern Memorial Hospital before completing his first spine surgery fellowship at Rush University Medical Center. He completed an additional fellowship in spine surgery at the University of Vermont in Burlington. Dr. Reinsel is board-certified in orthopedic surgery through the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and spent years as an associate and assistant professor in orthopedic surgery at universities in West Virginia, Missouri and Ohio.

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Reinsel, please call 812-376-9353.