Roger D. Sung, MD

Roger D. Sung, MD

BOARD-CERTIFIED ORTHOPAEDIC SURGEON

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Areas of Interest

Dr. Sung is a fellowship-trained and board-certified orthopedic surgeon who specializes in cervical and lumbar surgery, microsurgery, and minimally invasive surgery. He also performs complex spine reconstruction via minimally invasive techniques.

Dr. Sung also offers alternatives to fusion including artificial disc replacement, stem cell therapies, spinal cord stimulation.

Dr. Sung’s expertise with minimally invasive techniques allows for quicker recovery and faster return to normal function.  Many of these complex surgeries can be done in the outpatient setting.

Education & Training

Fellowship

Orthopaedic Spine Surgery, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

Residency

Orthopaedic Surgery, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA

Medical School

UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA

Undergraduate

BA in Biology, University of California at San Diego, San Diego, CA – Graduated Magna Cum Laude

Philosophy of Care

I make it a priority to provide all my patients with education and individualized treatment so they can return to the activities they love with the least invasive options possible.

Distinctions

Board Certified

American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery

Awards

Top Doc, Colorado Springs Style Magazine, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2020, 2021

More about Dr. Sung

Dr. Sung has been in practice in Colorado Springs since 2000, joining The Spine Center at Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group in 2007. Dr. Sung and his wife Kelly have three children who are very active in sports. Dr. Sung enjoys skiing and golf.

SI Joint, IFuse

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Patient Testimonial

Click to watch video Testimonial from Annie Chavez for Dr. Sung

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AUGMENTED REALITY SPINE SURGERY SYSTEM

PATIENT REVIEWS

Medical Minute with Dr. Sung, MD

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Kelsey Chrane, PA-C

Physician Assistant to Roger D. Sung, MD

Areas of Interest

Kelsey is a Physician Assistant specializing in orthopaedic surgery and spine surgery. She works with Dr. Sung in The Spine Center. Prior to joining the CSOG team, she worked in a multi-disciplinary orthopaedic practice at a Level I trauma center in Houston, Texas. She primarily worked in orthopaedic trauma surgery as well as spine, sports, hand, and pediatric care.

Education & Training

Graduate

Masters of Science, Baylor College of Medicine, School of Health Professions, Physician Assistant Program, Texas Medical Center, Houston, Texas

Undergraduate

Bachelor of Science in Biology with minors in Chemistry and Spanish, Abilene Christian University, Abilene, Texas

Distinctions

Certification

National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)

American Academy of PAs

Baylor College of Medicine Lehmann Outstanding Student Award

More about Kelsey

Born and raised in Texas, Kelsey has been traveling to Colorado since her childhood and is excited to be living in Colorado Springs and working with the team at CSOG. When she is not at work you can find her enjoying the outdoors by hiking, skiing, and trail running.