Dr. Shibayama graduated from the University of Illinois College of Medicine with honors, as well as being a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha honor society. For his undergraduate training, he attended Northwestern University earning a Bachelor of Science degree in Biomedical Engineering. His orthopaedic residency training was completed in Miami, Florida, at the University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital. In 2006, he completed a one-year fellowship in Spine Surgery at the Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois. Dr. Shibayama is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.
Dr. Shibayama’s practice encompasses surgery of the spine. His special interests include minimally invasive spine surgery and cervical (neck) spinal disorders. He currently treats patients at the TOA offices in Murfreesboro and Smyrna.
Dr. Shibayama enjoys many athletic recreational activities including
bowling, waterskiing, wakeboarding, snow skiing, and weightlifting. He
also enjoys spending time with his family and dogs. Dr. Shibayama and
his family are members of New Vision Baptist Church.
- Northwestern University (B.S. 1992-1996) Biomedical Engineering (Evanston, IL)
- University of Illinois College of Medicine (M.D. 1996-2000) (Rockford, IL)
- Orthopaedic, University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, FL (2000-2005)
- Spine Surgery, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois (2005-2006)