Place Category: Regenerative Medicine
Andrew C. Hsu, MD, MPH, MS
Board-certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Fellowship-trained in Sports and Spine Medicine
Dr. Andrew Hsu is board-certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and fellowship-trained in Sports and Spine Medicine. Dr. Hsu specializes in the diagnosis and non-surgical treatment of the spine, musculoskeletal and sports injury conditions.
Dr. Hsu was born and raised in Texas and has trained throughout the country. He relocated to Northern Nevada after practicing several years as an Assistant Professor at the Medical College of Wisconsin focusing on Interventional Spine and Musculoskeletal Medicine. There, in addition to his clinical practice, he taught numerous residents and medical students in spine, musculoskeletal, and ultrasound medicine. He has also performed research on non-operative treatments for back pain.
Dr. Hsu graduated from Johns Hopkins University with a B.A. in public health, followed by a Masters of Public Health in Epidemiology, and a Masters in Nutritional Science at the University of Michigan. He earned his M.D. at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. Dr. Hsu completed his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Washington, one of the top residency programs in the nation. Afterwards, he completed fellowship training in Sports and Spine medicine in the Department of Rehabilitation and Regenerative Medicine at Columbia University and Cornell University in New York.
Dr. Hsu has expertise in performing spine and ultrasound-guided procedures to help diagnose and treat musculoskeletal and orthopedic problems. These include: lumbar transforaminal and interlaminar epidural injections, lumbar facet injections, cervical interlaminar epidural injections, cervical / lumbar/thoracic medial branch blocks and radiofrequency ablations, thoracic interlaminar epidural injections, ultrasound guided joint and peri-tendon injections, musculoskeletal ultrasound diagnostic examinations, regenerative procedures including prolotherapy and platelet rich plasma (PRP).
Dr. Hsu is also an expert in electrodiagnostic medicine, using nerve conduction studies and electromyography (EMG) to help provide the most accurate diagnosis. He has a thirst for knowledge and is passionate about working toward the best treatments for his patients.
Dr. Hsu is a member of the following professional organizations: American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, North American Spine Society, International Spine Intervention Society. He has also presented at the annual meetings of the North American Spine Society, Association of Academic Physiatrists, American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, and American College of Sports Medicine. In addition, he has been an invited lecturer at the local/regional and national level.
Dr. Hsu has also provided team physician coverage for the New York Marathon, New York Half Marathon, Seattle Marathon, St. Peter’s College in New Jersey, and high-school football in New York and Seattle, WA.