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Dr. Sohaib Z. Hashmi is a UCI Health orthopaedic surgeon who specializes in the management of cervical, thoracic and lumbosacral spine disorders.

Sohaib Z. Hashmi, MD


Spine Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery

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  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery
  • English
  • French
  • Arabic
  • Urdu
  • Punjabi
Medical School
University of Toledo College of Medicine
McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern UniversityOrthopaedic Surgery
Cedars-Sinai Medical CenterOrthopaedic Trauma Fellowship
University of Maryland Medical SystemOrthopaedic Spine Fellowship
Professional Positions
  • Assistant Professor — Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, UCI School of Medicine
  • Assistant Professor — Department of Neurological Surgery
  • Director, Spine Trauma — UCI Health
More Information

Dr. Sohaib Z. Hashmi is a board-certified UCI Health orthopaedic surgeon who specializes in the management of cervical, thoracic and lumbosacral spine disorders.

His clinical interests include degenerative diseases of the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine, scoliosis, flatback syndrome, disc herniation and replacement, spinal stenosis, infections of the spine, traumatic spine injuries, athletic injuries, complex revision spine surgery and reconstructive spine surgery. He uses both open and minimally invasive surgical approaches and works with varied surgical teams to treat trauma patient from the initial injury through recovery.

Hashmi earned his medical degree at the University of Toledo College of Medicine and Life Sciences in Toledo, Ohio. He completed a residency in orthopaedic surgery at Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine and McGaw Medical Center in Chicago, Ill., followed by a fellowship in orthopaedic spine surgery at the University of Maryland Medical Medical Center in Baltimore. He also received fellowship training in orthopaedic trauma at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles.

His current research is focused on orthobiologics and patient-reported outcomes studies in orthopaedic spine and traumatic disorders. He is the author or co-author of more than 40 peer-reviewed publications and book chapters. He has presented his research at national meetings at American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the Orthopaedic Trauma Association, the Orthopaedic Research Society, the Cervical Spine Research Society, the Lumbar Spine Research Society, the North American Spine Society and the Western Orthopaedic Association.

Hashmi also speaks Arabic, French, Urdu and Punjabi. He sees patients in Orange, Irvine, Laguna Hills and Tustin. He also sees patients at UCI Health — Irvine.

UCI Health Orthopaedic Surgery Services
101 The City Drive South, Pavilion 3
Building 29A
Orange, CA 92868
Phone: 714-456-7012
Fax: 855-519-4485
UCI Health Gottschalk Medical Plaza
1 Medical Plaza Drive
Irvine, CA 92697
Phone: 949-824-8600
Fax: 855-209-8413
UCI Health — Irvine
19200 Jamboree Road
Irvine, CA 92612
Phone: 714-456-7002
UCI Health — Laguna Hills
23961 Calle de la Magdalena, Suite 200
Laguna Hills, CA 92653
Phone: 949-238-4100
Fax: 866-251-1363
UCI Health — Tustin
1451 Irvine Blvd.
Tustin, CA 92780
Phone: 714-838-8408
Fax: 714-838-0029