Dr. John C. Chiu is a prominent practitioner in the field of minimally invasive spine surgery. As president of the California Spine Institute Medical Center, Inc., in Thousand Oaks, California, he focuses on redefining the cure and minimally invasive treatment of spinal disorders through new developments in research and education. At his practice, Dr. John C. Chiu uses a combination of sophisticated laser technology, physical therapy, and holistic medicine to care for spine conditions such as degenerative/herniated disc disease, neuromuscular scoliosis, and facet joint syndrome. Dr. Chiu also operates Thousand Oaks Spine & Sport, a state-of-the-art rehabilitation center within the medical center that is staffed with certified physical therapists and trainer.
Dr. John C. Chiu has shared his extensive knowledge with his colleagues through publications, numerous peer reviewed journals and text book chapters with more than 1,000 publications and presentations to date. He co-edited the 2000 and 2005 editions of the textbook of Practice of Minimally Invasive Spinal Technique and serves as the editor-in-chief of the Internet Journal of Minimally Invasive Spinal Technology and Internet Journal of Spine Surgery and many others.