Project Description



Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr Abid Qureshi



  • Walnut Creek


“To provide the best possible care I can to spinal patients is the most important thing in medicine.  Most spinal conditions can be treated non-operatively, however when surgery is required my goals are to simplify complex issues to minimize surgical risk.”


Can I See Dr Qureshi?

    2405 Shadelands Drive
    Walnut Creek CA 94598

  • Monday – Thursday
    8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

    8:00 AM – 4:00 PM


With Dr Qureshi


About Dr Qureshi

Dr. Qureshi began practicing orthopedic surgery in 2002. He earned his Medical Degree from The Aga Khan University Medical College in Karachi, Pakistan in 1991, and then completed a research fellowship in orthopedic oncology and molecular biology at Rush Presbyterian St. Luke’s Medical Center. He completed his residency training in orthopedic surgery here, which prepared him for a dual-clinical fellowship.

He gained fellowship training in orthopedic trauma and reconstructive surgery at the Florida Orthopaedic Institute in Tampa, FL from 2000 to 2001, and in spinal surgery at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta, GA from 2001 to 2002.

Hardworking and driven, he has won several research citations including the Howard Schneider Research Award.

Dr. Qureshi has also served as Chairman of the Department of Orthopaedics at the John Muir Medical Center.

  • Board Certification

    • Recertification, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery


    • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery


  • Fellowship

    • Spinal Surgery

      Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA 2002

    • Orthopaedic Traumatology

      Florida Orthopaedic Institute, Tampa, FL 2001

  • Residency

    • Orthopaedic Surgery

      Rush Presbyterian St. Luke’s Medical Center, Chicago, IL 2000

  • Internship

    • General Surgery

      Rush Presbyterian St. Luke’s Medical Center, Chicago, IL 1996

  • Medical School

    • General Surgery

      The Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan – 1991

  • Honorary Membership to the American Academy of Neurological and Orthopaedic Surgeons, 2009
  • Chief Resident Thesis Award, Department of Orthopaedics, Rush Presbyterian St Luke’s Medical Center, 2000
  • Winner, Annual Howard Schneider Research Award, Illinois Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons, 2000


For Dr Qureshi

Assisting the Doctor:

Golden State Ortho Doctor showing caring hands


Physician Assistants are highly skilled medical professionals. Dr. Qureshi is joined by Kelsey Hults PA-C, to provide the highest standard of care.

Reviews Mean So Much!

Reviews mean so much to both the doctor providing care as well as to prospective patients. We appreciate your reviews!

Dr. Qureshi and his staff are the best of the best. Knowledgeable, professional and manages his patients with the highest level of integrity.  This the kind of doctor you want. A special thank you to Dr Qureshi and his staff.
- Mary M

Dr. Qureshi was my surgeon for a cervical Laminoplasty. He is the kindest and most gentle Doctor I have ever known. I would high recommend him to anyone needing his expertise. Very kind and personable Doctor.
- Review

.Honest, sincere, straight-forward evaluationappreciated very much
- Tim H