Orthopedic Surgery Services
We offer specialists in the following areas:
- Foot, ankle and leg disorders
- General orthopedics
- General pediatric orthopedics
- Hand, arm and shoulder disorders
- Spine and scoliosis
- Sports medicine
- Total joint reconstruction
- Worker's compensation
- Aravind Athiviraham, MD
- David P. Antekeier, MD
- Shannon B. Antekeier, MD
- Rubin S. Bashir, MD
- Frank Gerow, MD
- Darrell S. Hanson, MD
- Melvyn A. Harrington Jr., MD
- Kevin S. Horowitz, MD
- Thomas Hunt, MD
- Anastassios Karistinos, MD
- William A. Phillips MD
- Charles A. Reitman, MD
- Scott B. Rosenfeld, MD
- Vinitha R. Shenava, MD
- Theodore B. Shybut, MD
- James B. Stafford IV, MD
The Baylor Arthritis Institute distinguishes itself from other local providers by bringing together everything needed for the treatment of arthritis into one convenient location. The institute offers internationally acclaimed physicians, surgeons and research scientists and a complete array of diagnostic and therapeutic services. Our arthritis physicians are unsurpassed in the area of total joint replacement. In addition to orthopedic surgery, the institute also has world-renowned rheumatologists and state-of-the-art osteoporosis testing capabilities. The result: a seamless, multidisciplinary approach to treating arthritis and related health problems.
The Baylor Institute for Hand and Upper Extremity Disorders is the South's leading center for diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of hand and upper extremity disorders. Our hand surgeons treat a variety of conditions including carpal tunnel syndrome, trigger finger, nerve and vessel damage and congenital deformities. The institute's medical staff is recognized internationally for their research and clinical experience in acute trauma, industrial injuries, pediatric disorders, arthroscopy, sports medicine, arthritis, microsurgery and plastic reconstruction, as they relate to the hand and upper extremities.
The Baylor Orthopedic Spine Institute provides a wide variety of programs for spinal disorders. One of the premier spine centers in North America, the institute offers a comprehensive, non-operative as well as surgical approach to spine care. Specialized expertise is available for the treatment of traumatic injuries, degenerative disease, deformity and tumors.
The Baylor Sports Medicine Institute is renowned for state-of-the-art treatment of athletic injuries, top flight research and educational facilities, and orthopedic surgeons specialty trained in sports medicine. The institute specializes in the prompt diagnosis of athletic injuries and immediate initiation of appropriate rehabilitative techniques. We perform surgery if necessary and exercise all options to facilitate the return of the injured athlete to their activities of choice. Our doctors have served as the team physicians for the Houston Texans, Houston Rockets, Houston Comets, University of Houston and Houston Baptist University, as well as for local high school athletes and injured athletes of all ages. We are leaders in the development of new surgical techniques and devices, working with the medical industry to make these ideas available to other surgeons and the public.
The General Orthopedics Institute offers general orthopedic physicians with the knowledge and capability to treat all areas of the musculoskeletal system. This includes diagnosing a condition or disorder, identifying and treating an injury, providing rehabilitation to an affected area or function, and establishing prevention protocol to inhibit further damage to a diseased area or component of the musculoskeletal system.
Hours & Phone Number
- Monday - Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
- To schedule an appointment,
- call 713.986.6016.
- For information, call 713.986.6016.
- Visit the Orthopedic Surgery website.
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