“Dr. Hurtado is extremely knowledgable, and easy to talk to. She is a very good gyn.”

“Dr. Hurtado is fantastic!”

“Dr. Sandra Hurtado is the best doctor I’ve ever had. Her depth, intelligence, and empathy should be an example to the world.”

Board Certification

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology


Internship and Residency

University of Chicago Medical Center
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Chicago, IL

Medical School

University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Doctor of Medicine
Philadelphia, PA

Undergraduate School

Oberlin College
Bachelor of Science
Oberlin, OH

Hospital Affiliated With

Woman’s Hospital of Texas

Professional Associations

American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists (AAGL)

American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ACOG)

Harris County Medical Society (HCMS)

Houston Gynecological & Obstetrical Society

International Society for Clinical Densitometry (ISCD)

Texas Medical Association (TMA)

Woman’s Hospital of Texas Clinical Research Center
Medical Director, Medical Records/Utilization Review Committee-Member, No Separation Committee-Member

Personal Interests

Dr. Hurtado resides in Houston with her husband, Dr. Michael Braun, and their two children. Dr. Hurtado’s outside interests include Art History, tennis, traveling and swimming.


Dr. Sandra Hurtado has been practicing general obstetrics and gynecology for more than 20 years. Her special interests are in minimally invasive surgery, menopausal health, vulvovaginal disorders and the management of menstrual abnormalities. She believes in establishing a strong line of communication with her patients in order to engage them in a complete program to improve their health. She also enjoys caring for her obstetrical patients and builds a one-on-one relationship that is optimal for the health of both mother and baby.