Dr. Anthony Owusu, MD

Dr. Anthony Owusu, MD

Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 38
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Dr. Anthony Owusu, MD is a minimally invasive orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Shavano Park, TX and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from Howard University in 2008 and specializes in minimally invasive orthopedic spine surgery, orthopedic surgery, and more.Read his story

13409 NW Military Hwy

Shavano Park, TX 78231

Contact Information

(210) 763-7149

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Owusu performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Low Back Pain
normal
more than 73% of peers
Herniated Disc
normal
more than 72% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
more than 66% of peers

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Dr. Owusu's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Owusu "Dr. Anthony Owusu, is a fellowship trained Orthopedic Spine Surgeon, specializing in Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery. His fellowship training was completed at the prestigious Texas Back Institute In Dallas. Prior to this advanced spinal training, he completed his orthopedic residency at the Medical College of Virginia and Howard University College of Medicine in Washington DC. Dr. Owusu has performed hundreds of spinal procedures and has published and presented industry leading research in spine surgery. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Owusu "Dr. Owusu is recognized by his peers and his patients not only by his skill in surgery but by his compassion and ever positive bed side manner. He has a passion for one on one patient care, treating each patient as an individual. Before recommending surgery, patients will appreciate the fact that he will exhaust all manners of conservative approach first. When surgery is recommended, the Doctor utilizes the most effective advanced minimally invasive techniques used today. Effective treatments and expedient recoveries are at the heart of what motivates Dr. Owusu. Numerous testimonials attest to the instant connection and trust patients feel when being seen in clinic. "

3  Specialties

  • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Owusu does not have any board certifications listed.

50  Conditions Treated

  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Disorders
  • Back Impairment
  • Back Injuries
  • Back Pain
  • Back Sprain
  • Back Strain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cervical Herniated Disc
  • Chronic Back Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lower Back Injuries
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lupus
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Pinched Nerve in Neck
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Compression Fracture
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture

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20  Procedures

  • Adult Scoliosis Correction
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Herniated Disc Procedure
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Open Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Scoliosis Surgery
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine and Back Procedures
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Surgery
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Maryland
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2002
  • Howard University
    Medical School | Graduated 2008
  • Virginia Commonwealth Univ Vcu/McV
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Virginia Commonwealth Univ Vcu/McV
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2013
  • Texas Back Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Owusu has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Owusu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Owusu's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Owusu to family and friends
27 total reviews (13 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (23)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Owusu's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (13)

I am writing this review today for a incredibly special surgeon that did amazing repair work on the vertebrae in my lower back after I was involved in an auto accident. At the time of the accident I was recovering from a recent lower spine surgery. Dr. Owusu was the perfect choice to actually...more
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What a wonderful thing to have a doctor who actually cares about my well-being and takes the time to explain his thinking. I had surgery in September and I'm already starting to get my life back! He’s a great doctor, when I think back to the days when I had gone through several doctors who have had...more
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Had a 360 spinal fusion L3 - L5 on September 5th 2017 due to severe leg pain and lower back pain . First 2 - 1/2 weeks after surgery was very painful indeed but started feeling major improvement in my 3rd week . I chose him because he came highly recommended from a reputable and very busy work...more
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Dr Anthony Owusu has the hands of Jesus through our Father God. His tone set my first visit with him in explaining exactly what procedure he would be doing. He is an indescribable Surgeon. I had surgery on 2 May 2017. I was able to walk the next day and still walking without a cane, wheelchair, or...more
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My older sister was recently in a terrible car accident that almost took her life ,so fast which left her in critical conditions. We tried every doctor,but they did not help. Finally, my mom's friend Trina recommended that we try Dr.Owusu. My sister went to Dr.Owusu to fix the pain she was going...more
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