W. Chris Urban, MD

Principal | Managing Partner | Chief Development Officer
Dr. Christopher Urban received his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College. While at Jefferson, he was an active member in the AOA medical society. He then completed his orthopedic surgery residency at Duke University. Following residency, Dr. Urban remained at Duke for his orthopedic and neurosurgical spine fellowship. Since then, he has been in private practice with Bay Area Orthopaedics. His surgical practice has remained focused on minimally invasive spine surgery. Outpatient spine surgery has become a significant portion of Dr. Urban's practice. After partnering with SurgCenter in 2007, he has worked closely as a member of the SurgCenter development team. This relationship has afforded him the experience of being part of SurgCenter as both a surgeon partner, as well as, a development partner. He now spends the majority of his time with SurgCenter developing and managing surgical centers throughout the United States.