Kevin L. Williams, M.D.
- Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopedic Surgery
Dr. Kevin Williams is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery with a dual appointment to the Department of Emergency Medicine at McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth).
Dr. Williams specializes in Primary Care Sports Medicine with an emphasis on the emergency care of musculoskeletal care in the office, in the emergency room, and on the sidelines. Dr. Williams provides the full care of the active person, from the common cold and health maintenance to non-operative treatment of sports related injuries and injury prevention. His clinical interests include sports related injuries of all ages, osteoarthritis, tendonopathies, Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP), and corticosteroid injections.
Dr. Williams received his undergraduate degree from Duke University in Durham, North Carolina. He attended medical school at Georgetown University School of Medicine in Washington, DC. Following an Emergency Medicine residency at Washington University in Saint Louis, Missouri, Dr. Williams completed a fellowship in Orthopedic Trauma at Saint Louis University and an additional fellowship in Primary Care Sports Medicine at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan.
Dr. Williams is a member of several professional organizations, including the Society of Academic Emergency Physicians, American College of Emergency Physicians, and the American College of Surgeons.
- Undergraduate Degree
- Duke University, Durham, North Carolina
- Medical School
- Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC
- Junior Trauma Fellowship, Saint Louis University, Saint Louis, Missouri
- Emergency Medicine Residency, Washington University, Saint Louis, Missouri
- Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan
Areas of Interests
Ultrasound guided injections
Platelet Rich Plasma
Williams K, Ablordeppey E, Theodoro D, et al. The Diagnostic Accuracy of Inferior Vena Cava Collapsibility in ED Patients with Shock. Critical Care Medicine 2011; 39(12): 8. (Abstract). Oral presentation Society of Critical Care Medicine meeting,Houston, TX.- February 5, 2012