Dr. Gordon D. Donald

Dr. Gordon D. Donald

Orthopedic Surgeon at NJ Spine Group

Meet Dr. Gordon D. Donald

NJ Spine Group is a highly specialized practice solely committed to the treatment of spinal disorders. Gordon Donald M.D. is medical director and chief of spinal surgery for NJ Spine Group. With 23 years of experience in private spinal surgical practice, Dr. Donald is renowned not only for superior patient care but also for his accomplishments as a spinal surgery educator to other spinal surgeons. Dr. Donald has lectured and taught spinal surgery internationally and throughout the US. He has been instrumental in the development of minimally invasive spinal surgery and has created and championed new minimally invasive techniques.

NJ Spine Group and Dr. Donald are focused on providing the finest patient care including effective and efficient return to activities and work function. Our practice has become quite dedicated to the concept of minimally invasive spinal surgery i.e. accomplishing necessary surgical goals with as little collateral soft tissue injury as possible. These efforts to constantly upgrade clinical quality of care translate directly to improved patient outcomes.

Directions to our primary location in

Eatontown, NJ

How Dr. Gordon D. Donald Can Help You


  • Orthopedic Surgeon

Languages Spoken

  • English


  • Acute Pain
  • Arm Pain
  • Auto Related Injuries
  • Back Pain
  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Complex Spine Disorders
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spinal Conditions
  • Facet Syndrome
  • Failed Back Surgery Syndrome
  • Foot Drop
  • Herniated Disc / Bulging Disc
  • Kyphosis
  • Leg Pain
  • Lower Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Disorders
  • Muscle Pain / Muscle Strain
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Disorders
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Pain / Neuralgia
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporotic Compression Fractures
  • Post Surgery Pain
  • Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction
  • Sciatica / Radiculopathy
  • Scoliosis and Deformity
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Infections
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spinal Tumors


  • Anterior / Posterior Lumbar Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Corpectomy
  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy / Decompression
  • Anterior Cervical Fusion
  • Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion (ALIF)
  • Artificial Disc Replacement - Cervical
  • Artificial Disc Replacement - Lumbar
  • Axial Lumbar Interbody Fusion (AxiaLIF)
  • BMP
  • Back Surgery
  • Bone Graft Substitutes
  • Caudal Injections
  • Cervical Spine Fusion Instrumentation
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Chiropractic Care
  • Chiropractic adjustment
  • Disc Arthroplasty
  • Discectomy
  • Discography
  • Dynamic lumbar stabilization
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Exercise
  • Facet Joint Injections / Blocks
  • Facet Rhizotomy Injections
  • Facet rhizotomy
  • Heat / Ice Therapy
  • Interspinous process spacers
  • Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Laminectomy/Decompression Surgery
  • Laminoplasty
  • Lateral Lumbar Interbody Fusion (XLIF)
  • Lower Back Surgery
  • Lumbar Corpectomy
  • Lumbar Spine Fusion Instrumentation
  • Medial Branch Nerve Blocks
  • Microdiscectomy / Microdecompression
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Muscle stimulation
  • Neck Surgery
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Non-Surgical Treatment and Diagnosis
  • Non-surgical Decompression Therapy
  • Pain Management
  • Posterior Cervical Decompression
  • Posterior Cervical Discectomy
  • Posterior Cervical Foraminotomy
  • Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion (PLIF)
  • Posterolateral Lumbar Fusion
  • Radiofrequency Neuroablation
  • Radiofrequency procedures
  • Reconstructive / Revision Spine Surgery
  • Rehabilitation
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injections / Blocks
  • Sacroiliac joint fusion
  • Scoliosis Surgery
  • Scoliosis Treatment - Non Surgical
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Surgery
  • Spinal Decompression
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal manipulation
  • Spine Surgery
  • Therapeutic ultrasound
  • Traction
  • Transforaminal Injections
  • Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion (TLIF)
  • Trigger Point Injections
  • Ultrasound
  • Upper Back Surgery
  • Upper Cervical Specific Techniques
  • Vertebroplasty

Accolades for Dr. Gordon D. Donald

Professional Distinctions

  • Fellowship Training - Oak Ridge National Laboratory Research Fellowship
  • Fellowship, Spinal Surgery - Saint Luke's Hospital, Cleveland, OH
  • Visiting Fellowship, Sports Medicine - University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA

Professional Affiliations

  • Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons
  • Eastern Orthopaedic Association
  • American Society of Neurophysiological Monitoring
  • American Back Society
  • Ohio State Medical Society
  • Cleveland Orthopaedic Society
  • American Society of Testing & Materials
  • American Society of Biomechanics
  • New Jersey Orthopaedic Society
  • The Medical Society of New Jersey
  • Monmouth County Medical Society
  • Orthopaedic Research Society

Board Certifications

  • Board Certified, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Board Certified, American Board of Spine Surgery

Office Information for Dr. Gordon D. Donald

234 Industrial Way West
Suite A200
Eatontown, NJ 07724
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Primary Location:

234 Industrial Way West
Suite A200
Eatontown, NJ 07724

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Profile last updated: August 22, 2016. This information was supplied by or on behalf of the provider.