UTMB Orthopaedic Surgery Clinical Services

Our clinical services encompass all areas of orthopaedics, from conservative treatment to surgical joint replacement. Our specialists are continuing to improve upon current clinical techniques and aid in developing new technologies and treatments. Among these exciting new developments in orthopaedic care are the hip resurfacing alternative to hip replacement, and the minimally invasive SPML (Selective Percutaneous Myofascial Lengthening) procedure for children with cerebral palsy.

UTMB Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation offers services in the following areas:

General Orthopaedics

Foot and Ankle

Hand and Upper Extremity

Joint Reconstruction

Pediatric Orthopaedics

Spine Surgery

Sports Medicine


Common Orthopaedic Problems


Bone Disorders




Soft-Tissue Injuries

Bone Cancers

Benign Bone Tumors