Spinal Column Surgical Quality and Outcomes Research Laboratory


Primary Investigators (PI's)
Clinton J. Devin, M.D.

Lab Director
Scott Parker, M.D.

Kendra Murray
Rachael Thomas
Richard Call

Post Doctoral Research Fellow
Saniya Siraj Godil, M.D.


Cyrus Wong, M.D.
Scott Zuckerman, M.D.
Michael Dewan, MD
Akshitkumar Mistry, MD
Dennis Lee, MD
Jesse Bible, MD
Sheyan Armaghani, MD


Medical Students
Stephen Mendenhall, B.S.
David Shau, B.S.
Bharat Kilaru, BA


Scott Zuckerman, MD

Scott Zuckerman B.S.Scott Zuckerman completed his undergraduate education at Cornell University in 2008, graduating magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in Biology & Society and a minor in Nutritional Sciences. He graduated from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and 2012, winning the School of Medicine Award of Distinction, and has recently started his neurosurgery residency at Vanderbilt. Scott's research interests include spine surgery, sports-related concussion, and quality improvement measures. In the spine outcomes lab, Scott's recent projects include the effectiveness and utility of neuromonitoring in spine surgery, value of deformity surgery, and evaluating results of our prospective diagnosis based spine registry.