December 23, 2020

Our Patients Look Like This: Kevin McDonald A Christmas Miracle

“When I was 11,” says Kevin McDonald, “my world turned upside down after I scraped my right thigh and knee. A week later, my knee became swollen and I went to Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital ER where my knee was…


November 18, 2020

Our Patients Look Like This: Cheyenne Meyer Unstoppable Triathlete

An elite-level triathlete. A determined spirit with a comeback attitude. Cheyenne Meyer, 23, was enjoying a training ride for a triathlon championship race when suddenly a car smashed into her left side. She was thrown off the bike and knocked…


July 20, 2020

UT Ortho Annual Report 2019

The UT Ortho Annual Report is available to view online. Click the image below to view–


September 27, 2019

William C. McGarvey, MD, Installed as AOFAS® President

Congratulations to our very own, William C. McGarvey, MD, who was named President of the American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society® (AOFAS). We are so proud and know your passion for cultivating the next generation of surgeons will make you…


March 21, 2019

Case of the Month – Pediatric Benign Bone Tumors — There is “a light at the end of the tunnel.”

Benign bone tumors in children are quite common. In fact, much more common than other well-known pediatric “diseases,” such as scoliosis or club feet. Approximately 500 children in Houston suffer a benign bone tumor per year, or approximately one child…


November 20, 2018

The Houston Texans’ most important defender

“Maybe any doctor would have diagnosed Quessenberry. Maybe any doctor would have found the tumor in Wade Phillips’ kidney. Maybe any doctor quickly would have diagnosed Gary Kubiak with a transient ischemic attack. Maybe any doctor would have helped save…


December 21, 2017

Doctors, mommies, and me

  Revolutionizing treatment of pediatric and adult tumors, one patient at a time This is my introductory blog and I am delighted to be in Houston where I continue to be impressed with the city as a great place to…


June 7, 2017

Setting the Record Straight Regarding CTE

Dr. Summer Ott, Director of the Concussion Program, gives input on setting the record straight regarding CTE (Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy).


December 21, 2016

Don’t Let Shin Splints Spoil Your Sports Plans

Don’t let shin splints spoil your training or sports plans. Dr. Shani discusses prevention and treatment of shin splints. Read More >>


December 1, 2016

Guatemalan man receives a much needed surgery and comprehensive patient care

Guatemalan man receives a much needed Knee Replacement and comprehensive patient care after many unsuccessful surgeries. View More >>


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