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

Certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery, Dr. Etminan specializes in Spinal Surgery with an emphasis on treating back pain and spine disorders, including Scoliosis.

Dr. Etminan received his undergraduate degree from Georgetown University in Washington, D.C.. He attended medical school at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. Following his Orthopedic Surgery residency at the University of California in Los Angeles, California, Dr. Etminan went on to complete a fellowship in Spine Surgery at Cornell University, the Hospital for Special Surgery, and Lenox Hill Hospital in New York.


Undergraduate Degree
Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.
Medical School
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas
Orthopedic Surgery Residency, University of California, Los Angeles, California
Spine Surgery Fellowship, Cornell University, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York

Contact Information

Physician Assistant
Ajay Thomas, PA –
713.486.7000 Office

Medical Assistant
Yasmine Dib –

Areas of Interests

Clinical Interests

Back pain
Spinal disorders