Dr. Potocki received his undergraduate degree from Washington and Lee University in Lexington, Virginia and his degree in medicine from Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia. After his surgical internship he concluded his residency program where he was Chief Resident of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Medical College of Virginia Hospitals. His fellowship training in Spine Surgery was completed at the Leatherman Spine Institute in Louisville, KY.
Dr. Potocki is Board Eligible in Orthopaedic Surgery by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. His interests include spinal cord impingement, lumbar stenosis, as well as various other deformities, infections, tumors and trauma of the cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spine.