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Dr. Houtan Taba, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery*
4.7 (16)
Map Pin Small Houston, TX
Accepting new patients
11 years of experience
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Overview of Dr. Houtan Taba, MD

Dr. Houtan Taba, MD is an Orthopedic Spine Surgeon in Houston, TX. They specialize in Orthopedic Spine Surgery, has 11 years of experience, and is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery. They graduated from University of Florida and is affiliated with Texas Orthopedic Hospital. Dr. Taba, completed a residency at University of Florida. Patients rated Dr. Taba an average 4.7 star rating.

Dr. Taba works at Fondren Orthopedic Group - Fondren Main St in Houston, TX with other offices in Baytown, TX and Pearland, TX. They frequently treat conditions like Herniated Disc, Degenerative Disc Disease and Sciatica along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Taba's Office Locations

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    Fondren Orthopedic Group - Fondren Main St
    7401 Main St, Houston, TX 77030 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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    Phone Icon (903) 282-1062
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00
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    Fondren Orthopedic Group - Baytown
    2635 W Baker Rd, Baytown, TX 77521 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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    Phone Icon (972) 737-4894
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    Fondren Orthopedic Group - Pearland
    10223 Broadway St Ste A, Pearland, TX 77584 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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    Phone Icon (469) 240-3329
    Wednesday
    09:00 - 17:00

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Herniated Disc
Degenerative Disc Disease
Sciatica
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Cervical Radiculopathy
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Radiculopathy
Spondylolisthesis
Back Pain
Bursitis
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Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Stenosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Joint Pain
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Lumbosacral Radiculopathy
Lumbosacral Stenosis
Miner's Knee
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Patellar Chondromalacia
Piriformis Syndrome
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Scoliosis
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spine Deformities
Thoracic Stenosis
Upper Back Pain
Anterior Disc Decompression and Fusion
Cervical Spinal Fusion
Herniated Disc Surgery
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminoforaminotomy
Lumbar Fusion with Robotic Assist
Lumbar Spinal Fusion
Spinal Cord Decompression
Spinal Fusion
Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Broken Arm
Broken Neck
Bursitis of Hip
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Chondromalacia
Clavicle Fracture
Coccygeal Pain
Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
Difficulty With Walking
Fibular Fracture
Foot Sprain
Gait Abnormality
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Gout
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Hip Sprain
Hip Tendinitis
Humerus Fracture
Iliotibial Band Syndrome
Internal Derangement of Knee
Knee Fracture
Knee Sprain
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Lateral Epicondylitis
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Limb Pain
Lumbar Compression Fracture
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Patellar Fracture
Pelvic Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Pinched Nerve in Back
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rotator Cuff Tear
Rotator Cuff Tendinosis
Sacral Fracture
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Fracture
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Osteophyte
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Spinal Osteophyte
Spondylitis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Thoracic Compression Fracture
Thoracic Spinal Cord Injury
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thoracolumbar Radiculopathy
Tibial Fracture
Trigger Finger
Wrist Fracture
Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion Surgery (ALIF)
Arthrocentesis
Cervical Disc Replacement
Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
Cervical Spine Surgery
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
Laminoplasty
Lumbar Herniated Disc Surgery
Lumbar Spine Surgery
Microdiscectomy
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Spinal Discectomy
Spinal Nerve Block
Spine Surgery
Steroid Injection
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    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna
    • Ambetter
    • Anthem
    • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Buckeye Community Health Plan
    • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Humana

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    Ratings & Reviews

    4.7
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    Based on 16 ratings
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    4 Star
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    About Dr. Houtan Taba, MD

    Specialties*
    • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 11 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1699110874
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • University of Wisconsin
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • University of Florida
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • University of Florida
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Texas Orthopedic Hospital

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Houtan Taba, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Taba is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Taba has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Taba has seen patients for Herniated Disc, Degenerative Disc Disease and Sciatica, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Taba on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    16 patients have reviewed Dr. Taba. The overall rating for this provider is 4.7. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Taba.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Taba, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Taba appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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