Biography

Dr. Michael Greaser is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth).

Dr. Greaser specializes in Foot and Ankle surgery with an emphasis in minimally invasive and arthroscopic treatments of foot and ankle disorders.

Dr. Greaser received his undergraduate degree from The University of Texas at Austin. He attended medical school at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. Following his internship and Orthopedic Surgery residency at The University of Texas Health Science Center Southwester in Dallas, Texas, Dr. Greaser went on to complete a fellowship in Foot and Ankle Surgery at OrthoCarolina in Charlotte, North Carolina. During his fellowship training, he had the opportunity to treat a large number of elite athletes from a variety of sports, including professional football and basketball, U.S. Olympic Track and Field, and ballet.

Dr. Greaser is a member of the Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons.

Education

Undergraduate Degree
The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas
Medical School
The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, Texas
Internship
General Surgery Internship, The University of Texas Health Science Center Southwestern, Dallas, Texas
Residency
Orthopaedic Surgery Residency, The University of Texas Health Science Center Southwestern, Dallas, Texas
Fellowship
Foot and Ankle Fellowship, OrthoCarolina Foot and Ankle Institute, Charlotte, North Carolina

Contact Information

713.486.1600 Office
713.234.7343 Fax

Areas of Interests

Clinical Interests

General orthopedic trauma
Foot and ankle surgery
Arthroscopy and minimally invasive foot and ankle surgery
Foot and Ankle sports injuries
Foot and Ankle trauma and fractures
Foot and Ankle Arthritis
Flatfoot reconstruction
Bunions and hammertoes
Diabetic foot and ankle treatment
Rheumatologic foot and ankle treatment
Revision foot and ankle surgery
Ilizarov External Fixations for deformity correction
Ankle replacement
Extremity fractures

Research Information

Texas Scottish Rite Hospital/Children’s Medical Center – Dallas, Texas. Mentors: Dr. Lane Wimberly, Dr. Lori Karol. Project: “Outcomes of Operatively Treated Pediatric Lisfranc Injuries”

Baylor University Medical Center – Dallas, Texas. Mentors: Dr. James Brodsky. Project: “Second Metatarsal Phalangeal Instability”

UT Southwestern Medical Center – Dallas, Texas. Mentors: Dr. Rahul Banerjee. Project: “Wound Complications After ORIF Calcaneus Fracture: The Parkland Experience 13 years Later”