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 >>


November 29, 2016

UT Ortho Named One of the Largest Groups in the United States

UT Ortho named one of the largest groups in the United States based on both number of physicians and practice locations. Read More>>


October 13, 2016

An American Oarsmen and His Road to the 2016 Talisker Whiskey Atlantic Challenge

Mike Matson of the American Oarsmen tells the story of his journey to the 2016 Talisker Whiskey Atlantic Challenge, thanks to Dr. Matthew Mays. Read More>>


October 10, 2016

Touching Hands Project Goes to Cambodia – Dr. Koepplinger’s Mission Trip

Dr. Matt Koepplinger spent two weeks in Takeo, Cambodia on a medical mission trip helping burn victims and teaching local staff. Read More>>


September 9, 2016

Blake’s Story with Dr. Mark Prasarn, Dr. Andrew Choo and UT Ortho Trauma Team

Watch the incredible video below about how Blake fell 40 feet, and his success story. Dr. Mark Prasarn and Dr. Andrew Choo and the UT Ortho Trauma Team took fantastic care of Blake. This is just another great example of how our team is well trained,…


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