NASS Insider

September 22, 2020

The Spine Journal Seeks Peer Reviewers

The Spine Journal is seeking reviewers with expertise across several multidisciplinary spine care topic areas. If you’re interested, we will ask your preferences for reviewing from the following topic areas (choose all that apply):
  • Cervical degenerative, non-deformity (eg, cervical disc herniations, stenosis, myelopathy)
  • Cervical/cervicothoracic deformity (eg, cervical kyphosis)
  • Lumbar degenerative, non-deformity (eg, lumbar disc herniations, stenosis, spondylolisthesis)
  • Thoracic/thoracolumbar deformity (eg, Scheuerman’s kyphosis, adult deformity)
  • Trauma (fractures, dislocations)
  • Tumor/neoplasm
  • Infection (eg, osteomyelitis, epidural abscess)
  • Basic science animal studies
  • Basic science biomechanical studies
  • Nonsurgical
  • Methodology/Statistics
  • Epidemiology
  • Complications of treatment
As there are some unique topics in which some reviewers might have particular expertise or interest, you may also select from the following list (choose all that apply):
  • Anatomy
  • Chiropractics
  • Economics
  • Injured Workers
  • Intramedullary
  • Minimally Invasive
  • Pediatric
If you are interested in joining The Spine Journal as a reviewer, please login at and apply on The Spine Journal Peer Reviewers page.

Thank you in advance for your consideration. Having a high-quality reviewer pool is crucial to the function of TSJ. Your willingness to help is critical.

Sincerely yours,


Christopher M. Bono, MD
Editor in Chief