About Sports Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine

Our sports medicine team provides comprehensive care for athletes of all levels, from collegiate and professional athletes, to weekend warriors, to high school competitors, to former athletes or those trying to increase their activity level. Our orthopedic sports medicine specialists are board certified and fellowship trained. Our goals are your goals: to return to activity, optimize performance, and avoid future injury. We achieve this by providing expert care, cutting edge technology, and individualized evaluation and treatment. We specialize in arthroscopic and reconstructive surgery of the knee, shoulder, elbow, hip and ankle, and in nonoperative treatment of sports injuries and degenerative orthopedic conditions. Choose Baylor Sports Medicine to get back in the game and achieve peak performance.

Clinical Specialties

Our clinical specialties include:

Lower Body (Hip, Knee, Foot and Ankle)

  • Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction
  • Meniscus repair/surgery
  • PCL, LCL, MCL injuries
  • Knee reconstruction
  • Sports injuries of the foot and ankle
  • Hip pain in athletes

Upper Body (Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist and Hand)

  • Shoulder instability - labral repair (Bankart repair, SLAP repair)
  • Rotator cuff repair
  • Ulnar collateral ligament reconstruction (Tommy John surgery)
  • Throwing injuries of the shoulder and elbow
  • Shoulder reconstruction
  • Sports injuries of the elbow, wrist and hand
  • Biceps injuries

Other Clinical Specialties

  • Articular cartilage restoration surgery
  • Low back
  • Musculoskeletal ultrasound-guided joint and bursa injections
  • Neck/cervical
  • Repair of tendon ruptures
  • Platelet rich plasma (PRP)
  • Sports concussion
  • Stem cell therapy

Evidence-Based Medicine and Research

Sports Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine is focused on advancing the medical care for athletes in this region through innovative approaches to treatment that leverage the latest translational research findings while simultaneously incorporating evidence-based strategies. We evaluate our outcomes of care in a rigorous manner in order to consistently lead the way in providing effective prevention strategies, diagnostic methods and treatment protocols.