Biography

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.

Education

Undergraduate Degree
Duke University, Durham, North Carolina
Medical School
Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC
Fellowship
Junior Trauma Fellowship, Saint Louis University, Saint Louis, Missouri
Residency
Emergency Medicine Residency, Washington University, Saint Louis, Missouri
Fellowship
Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan

Contact Information

713.486.7500 Office
713.512.2234 Fax

Areas of Interests

Clinical Interests

Emergency Medicine
Primary Care
Sports Medicine
Ultrasound guided injections
Non-operative care
Fracture care
Osteoarthritis
Tendinopathies
Platelet Rich Plasma
Corticosteroid injections
Viscosupplementation

Publications

Publication Information

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