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Neurological surgery, Spine surgery




Stephen Houston, M.D., is a board certified neurosurgeon at Northwest Hospital.

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. He has performed over 4,000 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 UCLA.

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.

Northwest Neurosurgery

1560 N. 115th Street, Suite 209 Seattle, WA 98133


Brain surgery, Brain tumors, Spinal cord injury (SCI), Spinal deformity

Emory University

Fellowship, 2000

Emory University

Residency, 1999

Emory University-Surgery Program

Internship, 1994

UCLA Medical Center

Medical education, 1993


Board Certifications
  • Neurological Surgery, 2004, American Board of Neurological Surgery