The Spine Specialists Team
Dr. Louis N. Radden, D.O.Reconstructive Spine Surgeon
Dr. Louis N. Radden, DO, of Spine Specialists of Michigan is an expert in the diagnosis and treatment of complex back and spine conditions. Dr. Radden uses both surgical and non-surgical solutions to manage complex spinal problems, and for patients with chronic pain, he is also an expert in pain management.
While Dr. Radden uses state-of-the-art solutions to treat complex conditions and injuries to the spine and musculoskeletal regions, he begins with the tried and true approach of listening to and spending time with each patient to understand symptoms and concerns before making a diagnosis and treatment plan.
Dr. Radden has been practicing in Michigan since 2006 and is Board Certified in Osteopathic Medicine and Surgery.
- Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine
- University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey: Orthopedic Surgery
- Duke University/Duke University Medical Centers: Orthopedic/Neurosurgery Spine Fellowship
- Diplomat of National Board of Osteopathic Medical Examiners
- Member, American Board of Osteopathic Orthopedic Surgeons
- Member, Michigan Board of Osteopathic Medicine and Surgery
Dr. Michael C. Bagley, D.O.Orthopedic Surgeon
Dr. Bagley, in private practice with Spine Specialists of Michigan, is a Board-certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in knee and shoulder procedures. A graduate of Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine, he completed a rotating internship and an orthopedic residency at Mt. Clemens General Hospital, followed by a fellowship in orthopedic surgery at the Lake Tahoe Orthopedic Institute.
In addition to his Michigan license, Dr. Bagley maintains active licenses in Arizona, Colorado, and Nevada. Performing sports medicine and partial and total joint replacement surgeries, he utilizes latest technology and techniques to reduce recovery time and enhance outcomes.
Dr. Gary Gilyard, M.D.Orthopedic Surgeon
Dr. Gary Gilyard M.D. is an Orthopedic sports medicine fellowship trained specialist. He treats complex shoulder, knee, ankle, limb malalignment and articulate cartilage lesion problems. Each and every patient is carefully listened to then a specific treatment plan is formulated whether operative or non-operative to address every problem
- Wesleyan University ( BA liberal arts)
- Tufts Univ Medical School (M.D)
- George Wash Univ ( Ortho residency)
- New York Univ. ( Sports Fellowship)
Provided coverage for:
- NY Islanders ( NHL)
- NJ Devils. ( NHL)
- NJ Nets (NBA)
- George Wash Univ Men’s basketball
- NYU athletics
- Detroit Country Day athletics
- Former head coach Michigan Spartans
- Girls AAU basketball 12 years
Jennifer Watson, NP-CNurse Practitioner
Jennifer Watson is a Certified Nurse Practitioner by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. She received her Bachelors of Science in Nursing from Oakland University in 2010 and Masters of Science in Nursing from the Family Nurse Practitioner program at South University in 2016, graduating with High Honors.
Prior to joining our team, Jennifer worked at Beaumont Hospital as a Registered Nurse for over 6 years specializing in emergency medicine and trauma. She is also a certified pharmacy technician with experience in both retail and hospital pharmacy settings.
Jennifer believes that each patient is unique and takes an individualistic approach in addressing their medical concerns and goals. Her well rounded education and experience enable her to accurately diagnose and treat patients with both spine and orthopedic injuries and pathologies.
Lilia Mleczko, NP-CNurse Practitioner
Lilia Mleczko is a Certified nurse practitioner for the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. She received her Bachelors of Science in Nursing from Oakland University in 2004 and Masters of Science in Nursing from the Adult Gerontology Nurse Practitioner program at Wayne State University in 2015, graduating from both programs with honors.
Prior to joining our team, Lilia worked at Pontiac Osteopathic Hospital as a Registered Nurse for over 3 years specializing in Intensive Care medicine and trauma, Beaumont Hospital for 4 years in Intensive Care medicine, 3 years in Clinical Informatics and 3 years in Emergency medicine and trauma.
Lilia’s philosophy is to develop strong partnerships with her patients with compassion, holistically, and using evidence care to achieve optimal health and wellness.
Dima Sprague, PA-CPhysicians Assistant
Dima Sprague is a certified Physician's Assistant. She graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Science with a minor in Chemistry in 2007 and completed a Master of Science in Medicine, Physician Assistant in 2012 from Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan. Dima specializes in Orthopedic Sports Medicine and has worked with Dr. Gilyard for the last seven years.