Dr. Candice Burnette is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth).

Certified by the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, as well as the American Board of Pain Management, Dr. Burnette specializes in pain management.

Dr. Burnette received her undergraduate degree from Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. She attended medical school at Meharry Medical College in Nashville Tennessee. Following a Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation residency at Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York, New York, Dr. Burnette went on to complete a fellowship in Pain Medicine at Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk Virginia.

Dr. Burnette is a member of several professional organizations, including the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and the International Spine Intervention Society.


Undergraduate Degree
Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia
Medical School
Meharry Medical College, Nashville, Tennessee
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Residency, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York
Pain Medicine Fellowship, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, Virginia

Contact Information

Medical Assistant
Lizette Hinojosa –
713.486.7000 Office
713.452.4106 Fax