Dr. Shah-Nawaz Dodwad, MD

Dr. Shah-Nawaz Dodwad, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 34
(4)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Shah-Nawaz Dodwad, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from Wayne State Univ Som in 2009 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic spine surgery.

6400 Fannin St Ste 2250

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

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Dodwad 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 97% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Dodwad does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy

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Procedures

  • Fracture Care
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spine Fracture Treatment

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

  • Wayne State Univ Som
    Medical School | Graduated 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Dodwad has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Dodwad has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dodwad's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dodwad to family and friends
4.0
based on 4 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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

Dr. Dodwad's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I Suffer from server back pain, he missed treated me and would not assist with paper work required for my job. I would not recommend this doctor to anyone. His staff his horrible in regards to following up. They do not return phone calls. It is very sad and a waste of time to see this doctor.
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Dr. Dodwad is an excellent surgeon. I was very leary of having any further surgery to repair discs in my neck. Dr. Dodwad's friendliness and genuine concern for my health helped to make me feel at ease and that helped me to put total trust in his performing the surgery. I am very glad I did.
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Dr. Dodwad has excellent bedside manner while in the hospital and during office visits. He's very knowledgeable in his expertise and thoroughally explains your condition and surgery. Manny, his MA is just as professional and knowledgeable also. I had a ruptured L5-S1. He explained everything that...more
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I was admitted to Hermann Memorial Hospital through the ER & was in surgery in less than 12 hours. Dr. Dodwad met with me prior to surgery & explained to me what the plan of action was & answered any questions I had. He took the time to make sure I was comfortable & assured me I was going to be...more
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