Dr. Thomas T. Haider, MD, Riverside, CA, 92507

Fellowship trained in spine surgery, Dr. Haider specializes in treatment of complex surgeries of the neck, thoracic, and lumbar spine. He is a clinical faculty member at the University of California and is involved with research and development. He is the inventor of Haider / UCR pedicle screw which benefits the University of California Riverside.

Type of Spine Professional

  • Orthopedic Surgeon

Areas of Expertise


  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spinal Conditions
  • Herniated Disc / Bulging Disc
  • Lumbar Spine Disorders
  • Muscle Pain / Muscle Strain
  • Myelopathy
  • Scoliosis and Deformity
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Trauma
  • Tumors


  • Artificial Disc Replacement - Lumbar
  • Discectomy
  • Lower Back Surgery
  • Microdiscectomy / Microdecompression
  • Neck Surgery
  • Scoliosis Surgery
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Upper Back Surgery


  • American Board of Spine Surgery

Professional Distinctions

  • Secretary - American Board of Spine Surgery
  • Founding Member - American College of Spine Surgery
  • Recipient of Pride in Profession Award from the American Medical Association

Professional Affiliations

  • American Back Society
  • American College of Spine Surgery
  • North American Spine Society