Dr. Tatsumi is a board certified orthopedic spine surgeon. He was born and raised in Beaverton, OR and graduated from Sunset High School. He completed his medical school and residency training at Oregon Health & Sciences University. He then completed his spine fellowship training at the Los Angeles Spine Institute under the direction of Rick Delamarter, MD.

Dr. Tatsumi specializes in minimally invasive surgery and has extensive training in artificial disc replacement for the neck and low back.  

Dr. Tatsumi is an instructor for the following technologies.

  • Disc replacement: Bryan Disc (Medtronic)
  • Disc replacement: Pro Disc C and Pro Disc L (Synthes)
  • Minimally invasive: XLIF (Nuvasive).

Awards and Recommended Links

Dr. Robert Tatsumi CV

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