Board Certification

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Areas of Expertise

  • Adult Degenerative Scoliosis
  • Disorders of the Cervical, Thoracic, and Lumbar Spine



University of Virginia
Orthopedic Surgery, Neurosurgery
Charlottesville, VA


Louisiana State University in Shreveport
Orthopedic Surgery
Shreveport, LA

Medical School

Texas Tech University Health Science Center
Doctor of Medicine
Lubbock, TX

Undergraduate School

University of Texas at Austin
Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy
Austin, TX

Hospital Affiliated With

Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth

Personal Interests

In his free time, Dr. Brezina is an amateur guitarist. He also enjoys reading, snow skiing, golf and spending quality time with friends and family.


James Louis Brezina Jr., M.D., is an orthopedic spine surgeon who practices in Fort Worth. Dr. Brezina joins Texas Health Care from the University of Virginia Medical Center where he served as orthopedic spine fellow. He received his medical degree from Texas Tech University Health Science Center and completed his orthopedic surgery residency at the Louisiana State University Medical Center. Dr. Brezina received his undergraduate degree in liberal arts from the University of Texas at Austin. Dr. Brezina believes that medicine is one of the most rewarding career paths one can choose. Through training and education, physicians can make positive changes in people’s lives – something Dr. Brezina finds worthwhile and personally satisfying. His goal as a spine surgeon is to establish consistent and reliable results for patients with spine pathology through proven surgical techniques and compassion for the individual.