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Dr. Brian Fernholz MD

Dr. Brian Fernholz MD


Memorial Hermann Northeast Hospital
(713) 897-5900


Dr. Brian Fernholz is fellowship trained in spine surgery with special interests in the cervical spine and minimally invasive lumbar spine surgery.

After graduating cum laude from Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey, Dr. Fernholz earned his Ph.D. at the Sackler Institute of Biomedical Sciences at New York University School of Medicine. He subsequently received his medical degree at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Rutgers University, in New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he was inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. During his residency training in neurological surgery at Rutgers University, he completed an enfolded fellowship in spine surgery at the Hospital for Special Surgery and Weill Cornell Department of Orthopedic Surgery in New York City. He was chief resident at Rutgers University.

Dr. Fernholz has been recognized with many academic honors and awards, including induction into the Arnold P. Goldman Humanism Honor Society. He is the co-author of numerous peer-reviewed publications and a chapter in The Dynamic Synapse, published by CRC Press.

Collaboration with Referring Physicians

Mischer Neuroscience Associates engages referring physicians in the care of their patients, keeping them informed about patient progress throughout the evaluation and treatment process. After a patient’s treatment, referring physicians receive a summary and a plan for follow-up, and physicians affiliated with Mischer Neuroscience Associates encourage continued communication about each patient.

Physician Details

Mon 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thu 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Medical Education
Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, 2010
Internships & Residency
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, 2017
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School-Neurology, 2017
Hospital for Special Surgery - Orthopedic Spine, 2015
Clinical Interests
Brain and Spinal Cord Cancer
PCP Number
Cities Served
Conroe, Houston, Hufsmith, Spring, Tomball
ZIP Codes Served
77068, 77073, 77090, 77268, 77302, 77337, 77373


Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna (Most Benefit Plans)
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Amerigroup Star
  • Amerigroup Star Plus
  • Amerivantage
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Texas
  • Blue Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Cigna (Most Benefit Plans)
  • Community Health Choice Marketplace QHP
  • Humana Gold Plus HMO
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage HMO
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage PPO
  • Memorial Hermann Solutions
  • Multiplan
  • United Healthcare (Most Benefit Plans)