Dr. Monica Verduzco-Gutierrez, MD

Dr. Monica Verduzco-Gutierrez, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 39
Dr. Monica Verduzco-Gutierrez, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 9 years. She graduated from Baylor University in 2005 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation, brain injury medicine, and more.

1333 Moursund St # B103

Houston, TX 77030

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Humana Health Plan of Texas
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Gait Abnormality
very high
more than 98% of peers
Cerebral Palsy
very high
more than 93% of peers
Brain Disorders
more than 85% of peers

Dr. Verduzco-Gutierrez'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.

3  Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Brain Injury Medicine
  • Brain Injury Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

1  Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

51  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stiff-Man Syndrome
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Torticollis
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8  Procedures

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.


  • Baylor University
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • Baylor Affiliated Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Verduzco-Gutierrez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Verduzco-Gutierrez's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Verduzco-Gutierrez to family and friends
11 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Verduzco-Gutierrez's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Dr. Verduzco-Guiterrez has been my doctor for several years now. I've been in a wheelchair for 26 years and have had many doctors through that time. None have been as conscientious and thorough as Dr. Verduzco-Guiterrez. Not only is she an expert in her field but she takes the time to listen and...more
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Dr Verduzco-Gutierrez is amazing! It is clear she cares so deeply about her patients. During my appointments she never seems in a rush, and I feel like she really listens to me. She's always quick to return my calls. I highly recommend Dr Verduzco-Gutierrez to anyone looking for outstanding care...more
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Dr. Gutierrez is a phenomenal physician that has helped me tremendously through my recovery process. My unusual bilateral femur fractures along with a significant preexisting condition, Spinal Muscular Atrophy, makes me a challenging patient. She and my orthopedist collaborated to create a recovery...more
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Dr. Gutierrez has been a major part of Emily's recovery from her multiple strokes. Dr G's overseen her from almost the beginning & has always recommended the best path for her recovery and it has always been customized for what my daughter needed medically and psychologically. She has overseen her...more
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Dr Gutiérrez is the Best rehabilitation doctor in Houston, she is smart, knowledgeable and compassionate. Dr Gutierrez has been seeing my son for over 3 years after his stroke. I highly recommend Dr Gutierrez.
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