George J. Martin, M.D., FAANS

 Board Certified Neurological Surgeon

Fellowship Trained in Spinal Surgery

Fellow of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons


  • St. Petersburg Catholic School, Valedictorian
  • Cornell University, Summa Cum Laude
  • University of Florida College of Medicine, Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society
  • Emory University School of Medicine, Neurological Surgery Residency
  • University of South Florida College of Medicine, Fellowship in Reconstructive Spinal Surgery
  • Board Certified Neurological Surgeon
  • Private Practice in Bradenton, Florida 1999 - 2008
  • Private Practice in El Paso, Texas since Fall 2008
  • Authored over ten publications on neurological and spine surgery in major texbooks and peer-reviewed journals
  • Faculty member in spinal surgery courses at national and international conferences
  • Specializing in complex and minimally invasive surgeries, including percutaneous spinal fusion, kyphoplasty, and artificial disc replacement
  • Past Chief of Surgery, Sierra Providence East Medical Center
  • Past Vice Chief of Staff, Sierra Providence East Medical Center
  • Gamma Knife Radiosurgery Trained
  • Robotic Spine Surgery Trained and has performed over 400 cases, making him a global leader in volume
  • Deep Brain Stimulators

Dr. Martin is trained in the operative and non-operative management of:

  • neck and back pain
  • bulging/herniated discs
  • spinal stenosis
  • pinched nerves
  • degenerative disc disease
  • foraminal stenosis
  • spinal arthritis
  • bone spurs
  • spine fractures
  • failed back or neck surgery 
  • scoliosis
  • brain and spine tumors
  • cervical and lumbar myelopathy
  • cranial and spinal trauma
  • carotid artery disease
  • carpal tunnel syndrome
  • intracranial vascular disorders

Professional Memberships:

  • El Paso County Medical Society 
  • Texas Medical Association
  • American Medical Association 
  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • North American Spine Society

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Foundation Surgical Hospital of El Paso
  • Sierra Providence East Medical Center
  • Sierra Medical Center
  • Providence Memorial Hospital
  • Las Palmas Medical Center
  • Del Sol Medical Center
  • El Paso Children's Hospital
  • SurgCenter of West Texas