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

  • 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

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 Orthopaedics - Memorial City

929B Gessner Rd Ste 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
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          • 9:30 am
          • 9:45 am
          • 10:00 am
          • 2:30 pm
          • 2:45 pm
          • 3:30 pm
          • More
          • 3:45 pm
          • 4:00 pm

          Available Appointments

          UT Orthopaedcis - Southwest

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

          If you need an earlier appointment, please call 713-486-1603
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          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
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          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
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          • 9:30 am