Dr. Bonaventure Ngu, MDCM

Dr. Bonaventure Ngu, MDCM

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
45 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Bonaventure Ngu, MDCM is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Shenandoah, TX and has been practicing for 12 years. He specializes in orthopedic spine surgery and orthopedic surgery.

Premier Spine Institute

9200 Pinecroft Dr Ste 465

Shenandoah, TX 77380
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Boon-Chapman
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • Memorial Healthcare System

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Top Care Areas

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

Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
more than 5% of peers
more than 5% of peers
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
more than 5% of peers

Dr. Ngu's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ngu "As a board certified orthopaedic surgeon with fellowship training in spine surgery, I am highly qualified to diagnose and treat a multitude of disorders affecting the cervical (neck) and lumbar spine (lower back), resulting from degenerative conditions, deformity, and injuries. My commitment is to help my patients regain mobility with advanced training and proven techniques, along with patient education in the non-surgical and surgical treatment of a wide range of spinal conditions."

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

18  Conditions Treated

  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Herniated Disc
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Vertebral Fracture

23  Procedures

  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Image-Guided Spine Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Spinal Cord Surgery
  • Spinal Discectomy
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstruction
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Spine Surgery

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.


  • Howard University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • University Of Maryland School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • University of Maryland Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • University of Maryland Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Leatherman Spine Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ngu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Conroe Regional Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Patient Safety Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

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Dr. Ngu's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ngu to family and friends
29 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Ngu's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

I have been a patient of Dr Ngu Since 2016. I trust his opinion! Great surgeon, the office staff are extremely friendly, helpful, and caring. I am grateful for Dr Ngu and Premier Spine Institute! We need more physicians like you! Thank you!
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Dr Ngu is patient focused and conservative, but practical in treatment. He gets to the root of the problems, shows in detail the issues found on MRI and/or CT Scan, and explains the solutions available. He will answer all questions honestly. He is caring, and will come see you every day in the...more
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Dr. Ngu is the best surgeon I have ever had. Even after my surgery if I ever have a problem no matter what time or day he has always called me right back himself. He is a great surgeon and a good person. I would highly recommend Dr.Ngu for anybody! He shoots you straight and tells you the truth. He...more
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Took his time to explain procedure and options, very informative. Very kind and did a great job on surgery. Staff was amazing as well. We were so scared but so happy we chose the best!
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Only have done initial consultation but Dr Ngu spent a good half hour plus explaining in detail the mri pictures and findings and reviewing every option pros and cons. Really feel he is concerned and cares about his patients .
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