Shiraz Younas, MD

Shiraz Younas, MD

Pediatric Orthopedics
Shiraz Younas, MD

Shiraz Younas, MD

Pediatric Orthopedics

Personal Statement

Shiraz Younas is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pediatric Surgery at UTHealth Medical School. He completed his Orthopaedics residency at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston and specialty training in Pediatric Orthopaedics at The Campbell Clinic in Memphis. Dr. Younas has clinical interests in pediatric musculoskeletal trauma, neuromuscular disorders, hip disorders, foot disorders, spine deformity and limb deformity. He is also board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.

Gender

Male

Languages

  • English

Insurance Plans

  • AARP
  • AARP - Medicare Complete
  • AARP - Medicare Supplement
  • Aetna
  • Aetna - Choice POS
  • Aetna - Choice POS II
  • Aetna - EPO
  • Aetna - HMO
  • Aetna - Indemnity
  • Aetna - Managed Choice
  • Aetna - Medicare - HMO
  • Aetna - Medicare - TRS Care
  • Aetna - Medicare PPO
  • Aetna - Medicare Private Fee for Service Plans (PFFS)
  • Aetna - POS
  • Aetna - PPO
  • Aetna - TRS
  • Aetna Whole Health
  • Amerigroup - Amerivantage
  • Amerigroup - HMO
  • Amerigroup - Medicaid - Medicaid
  • Amerigroup - Star/Star Plus
  • Amerigroup - Texas - Star
  • Amerigroup - Texas - Star Plus
  • Amerivantage
  • Assurant Health
  • Bankers Fidelity - Medicare Supplement - Medigap Plans
  • Bankers Life - Medicare Supplements - Medigap Plans
  • BC/BS - Anthem
  • BC/BS - Anthem
  • BC/BS - Anthem
  • BC/BS - Basic 5
  • BC/BS - EPO
  • BC/BS - EPO
  • BC/BS - EPO
  • BC/BS - Managed Medicare Advantage HMO
  • BC/BS - Managed Medicare Advantage HMO
  • BC/BS - Managed Medicare Advantage HMO
  • BC/BS - PPO
  • BC/BS - Premier 1
  • BC/BS - Premier 2
  • BC/BS - Solution 3
  • BC/BS - Solution 4
  • BeechStreet - PPO
  • BeechStreet - Workers Compensation
  • Care Improvement Plus - Medicare - Advantage
  • Care Improvement Plus - Medicare - Advantage
  • Care Improvement Plus - Medicare - Advantage
  • Cigna - EPO
  • Cigna - HMO
  • Cigna - HMO Open Access
  • Cigna - LifeSOURCE Transplant
  • Cigna - POS
  • Cigna - PPO
  • Cigna - PPO Starbridge
  • Community Health Choice - STAR (Medicaid)
  • CommunityCare - Bronze
  • CommunityCare - Gold
  • CommunityCare - Silver
  • Coventry Health Care - Advantra Freedom (Medicare)
  • Coventry Health Care - PPO
  • First Health - HMO
  • First Health - PPO
  • GEHA Health Plans - Standard Option (PPO)
  • GEHA Health Plans - Standard Option (PPO)
  • GEHA Health Plans - Standard Option (PPO)
  • Golden Rule
  • Golden Rule
  • Golden Rule
  • Golden Rule - UnitedOne (UnitedHealthcare)
  • Golden Rule - UnitedOne (UnitedHealthcare)
  • Golden Rule - UnitedOne (UnitedHealthcare)
  • 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 Advantage - PPO
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage - PPO
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage - PPO
  • 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
  • Mutual of Omaha - Medicare Supplement
  • Mutual of Omaha - Medicare Supplement
  • Mutual of Omaha - Medicare Supplement
  • 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 Children's Health Plan - Medicaid - Medicaid
  • Texas Children's Health Plan - Medicaid - Medicaid
  • Texas Children's Health Plan - Medicaid - Medicaid
  • Texas Children's Health Plan - STAR (Medicaid)
  • Texas Children's Health Plan - STAR (Medicaid)
  • Texas Children's Health Plan - STAR (Medicaid)
  • Texas True Choice - HMO
  • Texas True Choice - PPO
  • UMR
  • UMR
  • UMR
  • UMR - Choice Plus
  • UMR - Choice Plus
  • UMR - Choice Plus
  • UMR - PPO
  • UMR - PPO
  • UMR - PPO
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare - CHIP
  • United Healthcare - CHIP
  • United Healthcare - CHIP
  • United Healthcare - Choice
  • United Healthcare - Choice
  • United Healthcare - Choice HMO
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus HMO
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - EPO
  • United Healthcare - HMO
  • United Healthcare - Indemnity
  • United Healthcare - Medicare (AARP Medicare Complete)
  • United Healthcare - Medicare (AARP Medicare Complete)
  • United Healthcare - Medicare (AARP Medicare Complete)
  • United Healthcare - Medicare (AARP Medicare Complete)
  • United Healthcare - Options PPO
  • United Healthcare - Optum Health
  • United Healthcare - PPO
  • United Healthcare - Texas - Star
  • United Healthcare - Texas - Star
  • United Healthcare - Texas - Star
  • United Healthcare - Texas - Star
  • United Healthcare - UnitedHealthcare - Medicare Supplement - AARP
  • United Healthcare - UnitedHealthcare - Medicare Supplement - AARP
  • United Healthcare - UnitedHealthcare - Medicare Supplement - AARP
  • United Healthcare - UnitedHealthcare - Medicare Supplement - AARP
  • Workers Compensation

Medical School

The Aga Khan University Medical College Karachi, Pakistan (1999)

Residency

Baylor College Of Medicine Department Of Orthopedics Houston, Texas (2008)

Fellowship

Pediatric Orthopaedic Fellowship, University Of Tennessee Campbell Clinic, Memphis, Tennessee (2009)

Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Surgery

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Member
  • Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America, Member

Awards

  • CRC Introductory Epidemiology Course, The University of Texas Medical at Houston, Center for Clinical Research and Evidence Based Medicine

Publications

  • Screw Versus Plate Fixation of Proximal First Metatarsal Crescentic Osteotomies for Correction of Hallux Valgus. Varner KE, Matt V, Alexander J, Johnston J, Younas S, Marymont JV, and Noble PC. Foot and Ankle Int 30(2):142-9, 2009.
  • Security of Knots Tied with Ethibond, Fiberwire, Orthocord, or Ultrabraid. Ilahi OA, Younas SA, Noble PC. Am J Sports Med 36(12):2407-14, 2008.
  • Chronic anterior tibial stress fractures treated with reamed intramedullary nailing. Varner KE, Younas SA, Lintner OM, Marymont JV. Am J Sports Med 33(7) 1071-6, 2005.
  • Anatomic and radiographic analysis of arthroscopic tack placement into the anteroinferior glenoid. Ilahi OA, Younas SA, Trusler ML, Espiritu MT. Orthopedics 26(5):479-82, 2003.
  • Prevalence of ganglion cysts originating from the proximal tibiofibular joint: A magnetic resonance imaging study. Ilahi OA, Younas SA, Labbe MR, Edson SB. Arthroscopy 2003 Feb; 19(2)150-3.
  • Pretibial cyst formation after arthroscopic anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. Ilahi OA, Younas SA, Sahni IK. Arthroscopy 19(2:E5, 2003.
  • “Club Foot Diagnosis and Management”, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston/Medical School, Pediatric Grand Rounds, May 4, 2010
  • “Transition from Clinical Training to Clinical Practice”, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston/School of Public Health, Fleming Center Health Management-Policy and Community Health, Houston, Texas, February 23, 2010

Clinical Interests

  • Pediatric Orthopaedics
  • Scoliosis

Available Appointments

IronMan Sports Medicine Institute - UT Orthopedics - Memorial City

10125 Katy Freeway, Suite 100 Houston, TX 77024 (713) 486-1700

Building is facing the feeder of I-10
If you need an earlier appointment, please call 713-486-1603. Please note the practice will call you to gather additional information. This will help process your intake and streamline the appointment process.
Tue
Apr 24
Wed
Apr 25
Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27
Sat
Apr 28
  • 9:30 am
  • 9:45 am
  • 2:45 pm
  • 3:30 pm
  • 3:45 pm

          Available Appointments

          UT Orthopedics - Southwest

          7789 Southwest Freeway, Suite 540 Houston, TX 77074 (713) 486-8200

          If you need an earlier appointment, please call 713-486-1603. Please note the practice will call you to gather additional information. This will help process your intake and streamline the appointment process.
          Tue
          Apr 24
          Wed
          Apr 25
          Thu
          Apr 26
          Fri
          Apr 27
          Sat
          Apr 28
          If you need an earlier appointment, please call (713) 486-8200

          Available Appointments

          Ironman Sports Medicine Institute - UT Orthopaedics - Texas Medical Center

          Memorial Hermann Medical Plaza 6400 Fannin St Ste 1700 Houston, TX 77030 (713) 486-7500

          Memorial Hermann Medical Plaza 17th floor
          If you need an earlier appointment, please call 713-486-1603. Please note the practice will call you to gather additional information. This will help process your intake and streamline the appointment process.
          Tue
          Apr 24
          Wed
          Apr 25
          Thu
          Apr 26
          Fri
          Apr 27
          Sat
          Apr 28
              • 9:30 am
              • 9:45 am
              • 1:00 pm
              • 2:30 pm
              • 2:45 pm
              • 3:30 pm
              • 3:45 pm

                  Available Appointments

                  UT Orthopedics - Memorial Hermann Medical Plaza

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

                  If you need an earlier appointment, please call 713-486-1603. Please note the practice will call you to gather additional information. This will help process your intake and streamline the appointment process.
                  Tue
                  Apr 24
                  Wed
                  Apr 25
                  Thu
                  Apr 26
                  Fri
                  Apr 27
                  Sat
                  Apr 28
                  If you need an earlier appointment, please call (713) 486-7500