Minimally Invasive Spine Surgeon
Board Certified // Fellowship Trained
Roderick Claybrooks, M.D. graduated with honors from Wayne State University School of Medicine in 1999. He then went on to complete his Orthopedic Surgery internship and residency at the Detroit Medical Center in 2004. In 2005, he completed a combined Neurosurgery and Orthopedic Spine Surgery Fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation in Ohio. Dr. Claybrooks was recognized by the Consumer’s Research Council of Americas Guide to Top Orthopedist and named a “Top Doc” by Hour Magazine. In 2009, Dr. Roderick Claybrooks was named Clinical Assistant Professor at Wayne State University and in 2016 he was named Clinical Assistant Professor at Michigan State University. Dr. Claybrooks has taught minimally invasive spine surgery techniques as a core-faculty member of the Wayne State University and Detroit Medical Center orthopedic residency programs as well as the St. John Providence Neurosurgery residency programs. Dr. Claybrooks has performed more than 7,000 minimally invasive procedures during his career and his research has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals around the world.