UTHSCSA Faculty Profiles v1.0

Menga, Emmanuel Nganku

School of Medicine
Orthopaedics
(210) 567-5125
menga@uthscsa.edu

Dr.Menga is an assistant professor of Orthopaedic surgery at The University of Texas Health Science Center.

His area of clinical expertise includes pediatric and adult spinal deformities, scoliosis, degenerative and congenital spine disorders. His clinical interest also includes the treatment of cervical and lumbar disc herniation, spine trauma and a wide range of spinal pathologies using techniques ranging from minimally invasive spine surgery to complex spinal reconstruction.

Dr.Menga earned his medical degree at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry. He completed his residency training in orthopaedic surgery at Johns Hopkins Hospital where he was awarded the prestigious Frank L. Coulson,Jr.Award for Clinical Excellence by The Miller-Coulson Academy of Clinical Excellence (MCACE) at Johns Hopkins Medicine as a Chief Resident.Dr.Menga then completed his fellowship training in orthopaedic spinal and deformity surgery at NYU Langone Medical Center and the Hospital for Joint Diseases in a combined Orthopaedic and Neurosurgery training program.

Dr.Menga is actively involved in research with special interest in clinical and functional outcomes of pediatric and adult spine surgery. He has authored multiple peer-reviewed journal publications and book chapters on topics in spine and Orthopaedic surgery. Dr.Menga has presented his research at multiple national and international spine and Orthopaedic surgery meetings and has received multiple awards and honors for his outstanding research.

9/2015 - Present Assistant Professor/Clinical UT Health Science Center at San Antonio, Orthopaedics, San Antonio, TX