Kojo Hamilton, MD, is an associate professor of neurological surgery and the Co-Director of the Spine Fellowship Program at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC). Dr. Hamilton received his medical degree and residency training from the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Virginia. He completed subspecialty complex spine, spinal deformity, scoliosis and spine surgical oncology training with combined neurosurgical and orthopaedic (AOSpine) fellowships at the University of Virginia. Dr. Hamilton received additional subspecialty training in Auckland City Hospital in Auckland, New Zealand. He is board-certified in neurological surgery and is a Fellow of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons.

Dr. Hamilton is recognized as a leading expert in scoliosis, adult spinal deformity, and trauma. He is nationally involved in teaching advanced and current techniques in scoliosis and adult spine deformity. In addition, Dr. Hamilton is involved in extensive research in spine surgery and has presented nationally and internationally on the subject.


  • MD—University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA
  • Residency—University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, Neurosurgery
  • Fellowship—Auckland City Hospital, Auckland, New Zealand, Brain and Spine
  • Fellowship—University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, Complex Spine

Clinic Information:

Kojo Hamilton, MD
UPMC Presbyterian
200 Lothrop St.
Suite A-402
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

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