Dr. Stephen Esses, MD

Specialty Orthopaedic Surgery
Sub specialtySpine Surgery
Years in practice41
LanguagesEnglish, Spanish

About Dr. Stephen Esses, MD

Dr. Esses is an internationally recognized Orthopedic Surgeon who is an expert in the field of spinal disorders.  Dr. Esses has developed several new surgical techniques and implants for the treatment of spin...

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Conditions treated

  • Back Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
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Insurances accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • Assurant HMO
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Licensed in


Medical School

  • University Of Toronto Faculty Of Medicine

Board certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • American Board of Spine Surgeons


  • Spine Surgery


Orthopaedic Surgery, 1984, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada


Herniated Disk Surgery

Steroid Injections

Epidural Block, Facet Blocks

Spinal Nerve Block

Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)


Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)

Spinal Fusion

Spinal Cord Stimulation

Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities


Dr. Stephen I. Esses is a specialist in Orthopedic Surgery and currently treats patients in and around the Houston TX area.

Current affiliated hospitals

  • Houston Methodist, Baylor St. Lukes, Park Plaza, Oakbend, Houston Hospital for Specialized Surgery, East Side Surgery Center, Victoria East, Surgery Specialty Hospital of America


Mt Sinai Hospital