sonospine Physician:

Dr. Vivek Kushwaha

Dr. Kushwaha is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon with over 32 years of medical experience. He specializes in adult degenerative conditions of the cervical and lumbar spine and has a clinical focus on complicated spine surgery, revision surgery, kyphoplasty, disk replacement, microdiskectomy, and minimally invasive spinal instrumentation and fusion.

He takes a conservative approach in treating orthopedic injuries and abnormalities and provides personalized, comprehensive care with state-of-the-art technology to patients aged 12 and above. Dr. Kushwaha was the first in Houston to perform kyphoplasty and lumbar artificial disk replacement.

He is a member of professional medical societies, has published several articles in his field, and has served as a faculty member at McGovern Medical School at UTHealth in Houston and as chief of spine surgery at Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center.

In his personal life, Dr. Kushwaha is married and has three children. He enjoys playing tennis, skiing, and golf in his free time.

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