Shah- Nawaz M. Dodwad, MD

Shah- Nawaz M. Dodwad, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon (Orthopedist), Spine Surgeon
Shah- Nawaz M. Dodwad, MD

Shah- Nawaz M. Dodwad, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon (Orthopedist), Spine Surgeon

Languages

  • English

Insurance Plans

  • Aetna - HMO
  • Aetna - Indemnity
  • Aetna - Managed Choice
  • Aetna - Medicare Private Fee for Service Plans (PFFS)
  • Aetna - POS
  • Aetna - PPO
  • Aetna - Workers' Compensation Access
  • Aetna Whole Health
  • Alliance Work Comp Pool and TML (Alliance Network)
  • Amerigroup - Amerivantage
  • Amerigroup - HMO
  • Amerigroup - Star/Star Plus
  • Amerigroup - Texas - Star
  • Amerigroup - Texas - Star Plus
  • BC/BS - Basic 5
  • BC/BS - Blue Choice Bronze PPO
  • BC/BS - Blue Choice Gold PPO
  • BC/BS - Blue Choice Silver PPO
  • BC/BS - Blue Cross / Blue Shield
  • BC/BS - Blue Security Choice PPO
  • BC/BS - PPO
  • BC/BS - Premier 1
  • BC/BS - Premier 2
  • BC/BS - Solution 3
  • BC/BS - Solution 4
  • BeechStreet - PPO
  • BeechStreet - Workers Compensation
  • Cigna - EPO
  • Cigna - HMO
  • Cigna - HMO Open Access
  • Cigna - LifeSOURCE Transplant
  • Cigna - POS
  • Cigna - PPO
  • Cigna - PPO Starbridge
  • Coastal Comp Health Network - Workers' Compensation
  • Community Health Choice
  • Community Health Choice - STAR (Medicaid)
  • CommunityCare - Bronze
  • CommunityCare - Gold
  • CommunityCare - Silver
  • Coventry Health Care - Advantra Freedom (Medicare)
  • Coventry Health Care - PPO
  • Coventry Health Care - Workers' Compensation
  • First Health - HMO
  • First Health - PPO
  • Great West Healthcare - HMO
  • Great West Healthcare - POS
  • Great West Healthcare - PPO
  • HealthSmart - EPO
  • HealthSmart - PPO
  • Humana - Connect Basic 6350/6350
  • Humana - Connect Bronze 4850/6350
  • Humana - Connect Bronze 6300/6300
  • Humana - Connect Gold 2500/3500
  • Humana - Connect Platinum 0/1500
  • Humana - Connect Silver 4600/6300
  • Humana - National POS
  • Humana - PPO
  • Humana - Preferred POS
  • Medicaid - Texas Traditional
  • Medicare
  • Memorial Hermann Choice - MH Choice
  • Memorial Hermann Elect - MH Elect
  • Memorial Hermann Employees - MH Employees
  • Memorial Hermann Select - MH Select
  • MHealth - Insurance Plans
  • MHealth - MHHNP Freedom of Choice PPO
  • MHealth - MHHS Freedom of Choice
  • MHealth Choice
  • Molina Healthcare - STAR (Medicaid)
  • MultiPlan - HMO
  • MultiPlan - PPO
  • PHCS - HMO
  • PHCS - PPO
  • ppoNext - PPO
  • Principal Financial Group - Classic Plus PPO
  • Principal Financial Group - Classic PPO
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Rockport Healthcare Group - Rockport
  • Secure Horizons - Insurance Plans
  • Self Pay (No Insurance)
  • Student/School
  • Texas True Choice - HMO
  • Texas True Choice - PPO
  • United Healthcare - Choice HMO
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus HMO
  • United Healthcare - EPO
  • United Healthcare - HMO
  • United Healthcare - Indemnity
  • United Healthcare - Options PPO
  • United Healthcare - Optum Health
  • United Healthcare - PPO
  • Workers Compensation

Medical School

WAYNE STATE UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MEDICINE (2009)

Residency

THE WEXNER MEDICAL CENTER AT THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY (2014)

Fellowship

NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (2015)

Professional Memberships

  • The Ohio Orthopaedic Society
  • AOTrauma
  • American Medical Association

Publications

  • Dodwad S, Patel AA. Surgical Outcomes of Degenerative Lumbar Stenosis Patients Treated With and Without TLIF. Submission 1/2015.
  • Dodwad S, Patel AA, Hsu W. Surgical outcomes of XLIF Procedures for Lumbar Stenosis. Submission 12/2014.
  • Dodwad S, Hsu W. Biologics in Spine Surgery. Benzel's Spine Surgery, 4e. Submission in 11/2014
  • Dodwad S, Patel AA. Case report of bilateral pedicle fractures from lumbar cortical screw placement. Submission 11/2014.
  • Patel AA, Dodwad S. Chapter 6- Anterior Cervical Decompression and Fusion for Multilevel Cervical Myelopathy. Rush Publication with Kern Singh. Accepted 9/2014.
  • Savage J, Dodwad S, Hsu W. Spinal Infections. AAOS Monograph Series. Accepted 8/2014
  • Dodwad S, Dodwad SJ, Boehmler J, Scharschmidt T. Rotationplasty: A Final Alternative for Active Adults with Infected Total Knee Arthoplasty. Current Orthopaedic Practice. Accepted 2/2014
  • Dodwad S, Savage J, Scarschmidt T, Patel AA. Evaluation and Treatment of Spinal Metastatic Disease. Cancer Treatment and Research. 2014;162:131-50
  • Dodwad S, Vrik S, Khan SN, Cha T, An H. Chapter 3: Bone and Intervertebral Disc Physiology. Spine Elsevier Accepted 2/2013.
  • Dodwad SN, Niedermeier SR, Yu E, Ferguson TA, Klineberg EO, Khan SN. The Morel-Lavallée lesion revisited: management in spinopelvic dissociation. Spine J. Oct 2013 pii: S1529-9430(13)01470-8.
  • Dodwad SN, Khan SN. . Surgical stabilization of the spine in the osteoporotic patient. Orthop Clin North Am. Apr 2013;44(2):243-9.
  • Dodwad SN, Khan SN, Howard An. “Anatomy of the Cervical Spine.” The Cervical Spine. Ed. Francis H. Shen, Dino Samartzis, & Richard G. Fessler. Elsevier, 2011.
  • Truumees E, Dodwad SN, Kazmierczak CD. Preoperative embolization in the treatment of spinal metastasis. J Am Acad Orthop Surg. Aug 2010;18(8):449-53.
  • Truumees E, Dodwad SN. Osteoporosis and Spine Care, Part 2: Surgical Management. North American Spine Society SpineLine. 2008 September/October.
  • Truumees E, Dodwad SN. Osteoporosis and Spine Care, Part 1: General Overview and Medical Management. North American Spine Society SpineLine. 2008 July/August.

Available Appointments

UT Orthopedics - Memorial Hermann Medical Plaza

Memorial Hermann Medical Plaza 6400 Fannin Ste. 2250 Houston, TX 77030 (713) 486-7500

If you need an earlier appointment, please call 713-486-1603
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Available Appointments

Memorial Hermann Orthopedic and Spine Hospital

5420 West Loop South Ste 2400 Bellaire, TX 77401 (713) 486-3550

If you need an earlier appointment, please call 713-486-1603
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 01
Thu
Mar 02
Fri
Mar 03
If you need an earlier appointment, please call (713) 486-3550