Dr. Okay Onan, MD

Dr. Okay Onan, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
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Dr. Okay Onan, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Austin, TX and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Baylor University in 1995 and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery.

3755 S Capital of Texas Hwy Ste 160

Austin, TX 78704

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Top Care Areas

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

Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Onan "Thorough diagnosis, presentation of available options, including conservative care, and surgery as the final alternative."

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

46  Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Compression Fracture
  • Spinal Cord Disorders
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondolthesis
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
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25  Procedures

  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Plating and Fusion
  • Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Injection
  • Disc Arthroplasty
  • Disc Replacement
  • Disc Surgery
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Neuroplasty
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Injections
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • 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 Texas
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • Baylor University
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Baylor University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Baylor University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Seattle Spine Group
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Dr. Onan was selected for inclusion in the 2011 edition of the Guide to America's Top Orthopedists' published by the Consum, 2011
Media & Publications

Dr. Onan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Onan's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Onan to family and friends
29 total reviews (18 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

  • 5
    (26)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Onan'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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (18)

Highly recommend. Competent, capable and committed to helping you understand issues and options.
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Dr. Onan discusses risks and benefits of different treatments on a way that is easy to understand. He is an excellent surgeon. He has done two different surgeries for me, both with near-miraculous results. Additionally he is a very caring person.
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Excellent caring doctor online surgery checkin is ridiculous and impossible to complete in less than one hour.
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Dr Onan is one of my favorite Drs. And I have many! He listens and asks my opinions on things. He truly seems to care and wants to do the right thing for me. Last years lumbar surgery turned out great with no problems. I totally recommend him as a person and a surgeon.
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I highly recommend Dr. Onan and appreciate his attention to my diagnosis, taking time to explain the procedure and his dedication to excellent care. Being pain free again is a blessing and I am thankful to Dr. Onan. Knowing I can call Texas Orthopedics if have any issues is comforting. And, he...more
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