GCO WELCOMES NEW ORTHOPEDIC SPINE SURGEON
Gulf Coast Orthopedics is pleased to announce the arrival of Dr. Sina Pourtaheri, MD, a fellowship-trained board-certified orthopedic spine surgeon. Dr. Pourtaheri is a native of New Orleans, having attended medical school at Tulane University, completed his residency at Seton Hall and his spine fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic. He is passionate about new developments in spine surgery. He has authored over 45 journal articles and 4 book chapters. Dr. Pourtaheri was a part of the orthopedic surgery department at UCSD in San Diego, Ca. prior to his move to Houma.
Dr. Pourtaheri’s interests include Shotokan Karate, snowboarding, playing the violin and running. He also founded the Tulane medical outreach to Romania program. He is excited to begin seeing patients in the Houma, Morgan City and Galliano clinics.•