Dr. Belin is an Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery. He graduated form Howard University with a bachelor’s degree in biology. While at Howard he excelled in athletics and academics, receiving numerous awards and recognition for accomplishments on and off the field. He received his medical degree from the Medical University of South Carolina. After two years of general surgery residency at the University of Maryland Hospital, he completed five years of orthopaedic surgery training, as a resident physician in the Department of Orthopaedics.
Dr. Belin is dual fellowship trained. He completed the prestigious Pediatric Spine Fellowship at the Shriners Hospital for Children in Philadelphia under the direction of Drs. Randal Betz and Amer Samdani. Additionally, he completed a separate Adult Spine Fellowship at the world-renowned University of Maryland/Shock Trauma, under the direction of Drs. Steven Ludwig and Daniel Gelb.
Dr. Belin’s clinical interests and expertise include adult and pediatric scoliosis, kyphosis, early onset scoliosis, congenital scoliosis, spondylolisthesis, degenerative spine deformity, traumatic spine injuries, spine tumors, and complex spine reconstruction. His research interests include minimally invasive spinal deformity correction, minimally invasive spinal trauma fixation, and fusionless spinal deformity correction. Dr. Belin is an enthusiastic educator and mentor of students and residents, and as a native of Sumter, SC, he remains passionate about his community.