James J Yue MD

Associate Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation; Co-Director, Orthopaedic Spine Service; Director, Yale Spine Fellowship

Departments & Organizations

Yale Medical GroupSpine Center, YaleOrthopaedics and Rehabilitation: Fracture Problems; Spine Service (Orthopaedics)

Research Interests

Non fusion spine care; Motion sparing spine surgery; Spinal stenosis; Disc replacement surgery; Minimally invasive endoscopic spine surgery more...


  • B.A., Harvard College, 1988
  • M.D., Northwestern University Medical School, 1992

Selected Publications

  • Yue J, Zhang K, Bai HX, Du J, Cammisa F, Abjornson C, Mo F. A Comparison of 1-Level Versus 2-Level Prodisc Arthroplasty Patients: A Prospective Study With Minimum of 5-Year Follow-Up. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2013 Feb 7.
  • Yue JJ, Oetgen MA, Jaramillo JJ, Bertagnoli R. Does Vertebral Endplate Morphology Influence Outcomes in Lumbar Disc Arthroplasy? Part I: An Initial Assessment of a Novel Classification System of Lumbar Endplate Morphology. Journal of Spine Arthroplasty. 2008 2:1, 16-22.
  • Bertagnoli R, Yue JJ, Shah RV, Nanieva R, Pfeiffer F, Fenk-Mayer A, et al: The treatment of disabling single-level lumbar discogenic low back pain with total disc arthroplasty utilizing the Prodisc prosthesis: a prospective study with 2-year minimum follow-up. Spine. 2005, 30:2230-2236.



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