Ari J. Holtzman, MD

Spine Surgery

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Ari Holtzman, MD, is fellowship trained in spine surgery at University of Washington/Harborview Spine.

He started his training in Orthopedic surgery in New York City at Montefiore Medical Center, the largest hospital in Bronx, NY. He completed his training at the Spine Fellowship at Harborview and the University of Washington, which focused on treating degenerative spine conditions, spinal trauma, and complex spine deformity.

Dr. Holtzman is passionate about not only treating, but educating his patients about their conditions so that they can make the best decisions together as a team. His goal in his practice is to provide comprehensive and compassionate care to work with his patients to help them achieve their individual goals in treatment and recovery.

Dr. Holtzman is a member of the North American Spine Society, AO North America, and has presented his research at national meetings, as well as published and peer-reviewed in scientific journals. He is an Upstate New York native who fell in love with the PNW during his fellowship and is now proud to call the region home. When not working, he can be found with his wife and four children, skiing, sailing, biking, hiking, and enjoying any other outdoor activities.

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Specializing in:

  • Spine Surgery


Care Center

1724 W. Union Suite 100
Tacoma, WA 98405-2099

(253) 752-1160


Care Center

2727 Hollycroft Street Suite #410
Gig Harbor, WA 98335

(253) 358-4015


Care Center

7308 Bridgeport Way W. Suite 201
Lakewood, WA 98499-8000

(253) 582-1617



Program: MD
Institution: Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Program: Residency
Institution: Montefiore Medical Center

Program: Fellowship
Institution: University of Washington/Harborview Spine


North American Spine Society, AO North America

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