Meet the Doctor


Dr. Shawn Hermenau

Dr. Hermenau has been providing world-class spinal surgical care for over a decade. In fact, he is the only spine surgeon located between Phoenix, Arizona and San Diego, California! He specializes in the comprehensive treatment of numerous conditions affecting the cervical, thoracic and lumbosacral spine, including degenerative disc disease, scoliosis, trauma, infections and tumors.

Dr. Hermenau earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Utah and his medical degree from The George Washington University School of Medicine before completing a specialized post-graduate residency in orthopaedic surgery at the Tripler Army Medical Center in Honolulu, Hawaii. He is a 13-year US Army veteran and spent a year in Afghanistan from 2005 to 2006. Afterward, he completed a fellowship in spine surgery at the Yale University School of Medicine.

An esteemed member of the medical community, Dr. Hermenau is affiliated with the Yuma Regional Medical Center, has published numerous medical articles and textbook chapters, is board-certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, and is an active member in many leading medical and surgical organizations, including the:

  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons

If you are interested in a copy of Dr. Hermenau’s CV you may request this by calling 928-247-9714.