Stephen C. Houston M.D.

 Stephen  C. Houston M.D.

Specialties and Expertise

Neurological surgery


Neurosciences, NWH Neurosurgery




Primary Location

Northwest Neurosurgery

Medical Office Building, 1560 N 115th, Suite 209, Street, Suite 209
Seattle, WA 98133
Phone: 206.668.1701|Map It 


Stephen C. Houston, M.D., is a neurosurgeon who specializes in spine surgery. He has been in practice at Northwest Hospital and Medical Center since 2000.

Dr. Houston uses state-of-the-art technology to surgically correct a patient’s problem when the patient has not responded to non-surgical care, such as physical therapy and epidural steroid injections.Dr. Houston has performed over four thousand spine surgeries to correct common conditions, such as cervical, thoracic and lumbar herniated discs, stenosis, spondylolisthesis, fracture, low back pain and sciatica. 

Dr. Houston earned his M.D. from the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. He completed his neurosurgical residency and spine fellowship at Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia. His is board-certified in Neurological Surgery.

Personal Interests

Dr. Houston spends most of his free time with his wife and daughters, and the rest of his free time cycling or playing the violin.


Emory UniversityFellowship2000
Emory UniversityResidency1999
Emory University-Surgery ProgramInternship1994
UCLA Medical CenterMedical education1993

Board Certifications

American Board of Neurological SurgeryNeurological Surgery2004
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