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Todd W Peters M.D.

(949) 383-4182
Primary Specialties
  • Orthopedic Surgery
Area of Expertise
  • Spine
Address
15785 Laguna Canyon Road, Suite 125
Irivne, CA 92618
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Education & Training

Medical Education - Hahnemann University College of Medicine (Medical Doctor)
Internship - Hahnemann University Hospital (General Surgery)
Residency - Allegheny Health Services, Inc. (Orthopaedic Surgery)
Fellowship - University of Maryland (Spine Surgery)

Accepted Health Plans

Please verify with your health plan and/or physician’s office.
  • Aetna PPO
  • Blue Cross Prudent Buyer PPO
  • Blue Shield PPO
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry/First Health
  • Health Net PPO
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan/PHCS
  • United Healthcare PPO
For HMO plan participation please call physician's office.

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgery (Orthopaedic Surgery)

Physician Bio

Dr. Todd W. Peters is board certified and a fellowship trained orthopedic and spine surgeon with a specialty interest and focus in Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery (“MISS”). Dr. Peters provides a patient-centered approach and has five-star ratings on Yelp and Google. As an expert in MISS surgery, Dr. Peters’ patients are afforded the benefits of a less disruptive technique, with statistically shorter recovery time, less pain, decreased occurrence of infections, and quality long term outcomes. He is recognized as a national leader, innovator, and instructor of his fellow physicians in minimally invasive surgical techniques.

Dr. Peters received his undergraduate degree from Franklin and Marshall College in Lancaster, Pennsylvania and his medical degree from Hahnemann University School of Medicine in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He completed a general surgery internship and orthopedic surgery residency at Allegheny University – Hahnemann Hospital, Philadelphia Pennsylvania, followed with a spine surgery fellowship at the University of Maryland – Shock Trauma – Baltimore, Maryland.

  • Member Society for Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery (SMISS)
  • National Board of Medical Examiners
  • North American Spine Society (NASS)
  • Board Certified, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)
  • California Orthopaedic Association
  • Founder of MiSpine Center in Irvine, CA (newportspinemd.com)
  • Co-Founder of ONE Brain & Spine in Newport Beach, CA

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Spinal Fracture
  • Arthritis
  • Back Pain
  • Bulging Disc
  • Cervical Fracture
  • Cervical Stenosis
  • Coccydynia / Tailbone Pain
  • Compression Fracture from Osteoporosis
  • Degenerative Back and Neck Disorders
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Facet Joint Syndrome
  • Failed Back Surgery Syndrome (FBSS)
  • Failed Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Herniated Disc
  • Kyphosis
  • Muscle Strain
  • Myelopathy / Spinal Cord Injury
  • Neck Sprain
  • Osteoarthritis of the Spine / Spine Osteoarthritis
  • Osteomyelitis / Bone Infection
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy / Pinched Nerve
  • Ruptured Disc
  • Sciatica
  • Scoliosis

Procedures Performed

  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Complex Spine Instrumentation
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Reconstructive Spine Surgery
  • Revision Spine Surgery
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spine Instrumentation Surgery
  • Spine Stabilization
  • Spine Surgery