The Spine Center at Beacon Orthopaedics

The Spine Center at Beacon Orthopaedics is the most comprehensive spine care program in Cincinnati that offers quick access to a dedicated spine physician within just a few hours. Whether the spinal disorder is minor or major, surgical or non-surgical, the spine specialists at Beacon can diagnose and treat all problems related to the adult or pediatric spine in a swift and efficient manner.

Beacon uses digital x-ray, electrodiagnostics and both open and high-field MRI on site to assist in diagnosing the spinal condition. Physical therapy, bracing and therapeutic spinal injections are conveniently provided at the main offices for treatment, and if needed, surgical intervention is provided at Good Samaritan Hospital, West Chester Medical Center with some procedures are performed at our Summit Wood Surgery Center. Appointments with one of the Beacon Spine Center physicians can be made with one phone call and every effort will be made to schedule the patient within one to two days. Pre-appointment testing is not needed, but patients are encouraged to bring with them any recent testing.

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The Spine Center at Beacon Orthopaedics Physicians


John Brannan, M.D.

John Brannan, MD was born and raised in Cincinnati, Ohio, attended St. Xavier High School and serves as team Physician for Roger Bacon High School. He has special interests in clinical spine medicine, sports medicine, rehabilitation, and electrodagnosis. As Beacon’s physiatrist, Dr. Brannan specializes in non-operative spine care in The Spine Center at Beacon Orthopaedics. Learn More


Jaideep Chunduri, M.D.

Jaideep Chunduri, MD is a native of Dayton, Ohio. Following his residency, he completed a fellowship in Spine Surgery at the Southern California Orthopaedic Institute outside of Los Angeles, California. Dr. Chunduri treats a variety of operative and non-operative spinal disorders in the neck, mid-back, and lower back. These include herniated discs, spinal stenosis, instability, fractures, and scoliosis. He has a special interest in minimally invasive spinal surgery and motion preservation (non-fusion) technologies. Learn More


Ian P. Rodway, M.D.

Ian P. Rodway, MD, is a native of Mason, Ohio where he graduated from William Mason High School. He is a board certified orthopaedic surgeon and is fellowship trained in spinal surgery. He is qualified in all aspects of spinal surgery, with particular interests in degenerative conditions of the cervical and lumbar spine, adult deformity, and minimally invasive and motion sparing techniques including disc replacement. Learn More


John E. Bartsch, M.D.

John E. Bartsch, MD, is board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He received his undergraduate degree from Azusa Pacific University in California, and his medical degree from Medical College of Ohio. He completed both his internship and residency at Ohio State University Medical Center. Learn More


Michael T. Rohmiller, MD

Michael T. Rohmiller, MD, is a native of Northern Kentucky. He graduated summa cum laude from the University of Kentucky College of Medicine and completed his internship at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Dr. Rohmiller is fellowship trained in Spine Surgery and Pediatric Orthopaedics and Scoliosis Surgery.  Learn More

Justin J. Kruer, M.D.

Justin J. Kruer, MD

Justin J. Kruer, MD joined Beacon on October 1, 2013 and sees patients at our new Northern Kentucky Office. Dr. Kruer is an anesthesiologist and fellowship trained in Pain Medicine. He attended The University of Notre Dame for his undergraduate studies and completed medical school at the University of Louisville.  Learn More