Complex Spine Surgery

Our staff

Gerald Buchert, PA-C – Physician Assistant
Jerry was raised in Orlando, Florida prior to attending the University of Florida, where he earned a degree in Exercise and Sports Sciences with a focus in Athletic Training. While there he worked with the University of Florida football, basketball and baseball teams. During that time he also served as an intern for the Miami Dolphins football team as a trainer.

He subsequently attended the University of South Alabama for Physician Assistant studies. After graduation, he worked in sports medicine for two years as a PA prior to joining Dr. Marco in 2004. In March 2010, Jerry raised money and organized a mission trip to Haiti after the earthquake, which included 28 medical personnel and staff.

Jerry operates with Dr. Marco and sees new and follow-up patients in clinic as well as the hospital.

Esmeralda Salinas – Medical Assistant

Stephanie Holloway, MHA – Research and Administrative Coordinator
Stephanie was born and raised in Houston. She attended Texas A&M University in College Station, where she earned her bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Science as well as a master’s degree in Healthcare Administration. Stephanie joined Dr. Marco’s team in 2007.