Owner of Austin Spine Health
By Lauren Jones, Photo by Courtney Runn
Dr. Esther Yaniv is a board-certified physical-medicine physician with her practice currently located in Westlake Hills, Texas. As a nonsurgical spine specialist, Yaniv focuses on the spine, neck and lower back. She believes in a comprehensive approach to treatment, which may include physical therapy and pain management, as well as lifestyle modification and weight management. As a certified yoga instructor, Yaniv understands overcoming physical problems is not just about the body, but also about the mind. Many things can contribute to how each of us experience pain. Yaniv has practiced medicine in Austin for more than 12 years. She believes the best outcomes happen when patients take an active role in their recovery as part of a collaborative doctor/patient relationship. When she not working with patients or teaching yoga, Yaniv enjoys spending time with her husband and her family. Her passions include fitness and travel.