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Our Physicians

With over 25 years of service in Houston area, you can depend on each one of our team to offer the most advanced services possible to help you overcome your pain and limited mobility.

  • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
  • American Medical Society for Sports Medicine
  • Advancing Foot and Ankle Medicine and Surgery
  • Texas Podiatric Medical Association

Sports Medicine with an Emphasis on

  • Arthroscopic Procedures

    Arthroscopy is a common surgical procedure performed using an arthroscope, a viewing instrument, to diagnose or treat a knee problem


    • Lower Risk of Complications
    • Less Post-Operative Pain
    • Faster Recovery
    • There is Less Scarring

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  • The Stem Cell Therapy Process


    In our office or surgery center, the doctor will harvest bone marrow aspirate from the iliac crest (pelvic/hip bone).


    Next, if you’re using bone marrow aspirate from your iliac crest, your collected blood is spun in a centrifuge for about 15 minutes.


    Finally, the resulting preparation of concentrated stem cell blood is...

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  • Specialized Care for Tennis Players

    AOKC’s orthopedic surgeons have lent their expertise as the on-call physicians for many amateur and professional tennis tournaments and events.

    Our sports medicine specialists will ensure the best care for you with individualized treatment goals.

    • Rotator cuff tendonitis
    • Tennis elbow
    • Wrist strain
    • Back pain
    • Knee pain
    • Calf injury

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Patient Testimonials

  • AOK ER truly provided me with the absolute best care when I needed it most. The facility is beautiful, the staff friendly and the process was easy. My total visit time was just over an hour and I had face to face contact with an actual doctor within the first 10 minutes of my arrival.

    ~Jillian Elizondo~

  • At first I didn't want to have to go to the ER for my ankle but I could not walk on it and it was swelling badly. My girlfriend finally convinced me I needed to seek help and AOK Emergency Room was near my home. I was greeted with a wheel chair to be escorted into the waiting room. I was only in the...

    ~Orbit (Orbit's Galaxy)~

  • I waited over 3 hours on the hospital and googled an ER from my phone. It sent me to AOK ER. Here I was taken right back to my patient room and seen immediately. It was not a PA but a doctor – which I was worried about. I was suffering from stomach pains and they had be diagnosed and fixed in ...

    ~Meredith Clark~

  • My husband had been complaining of lower pack pain and numbness in his legs for sometime. As an educator and coach, the pain would worsen when he was standing for long periods of time. On a Friday game night, he found himself in excruciating pain. A co-worker urged him to see AOK 24 hour ER, he went...

    ~Lindley Amarantos~

  • I haven't been to the ER for at least twenty years, but had to make three trips in the last year... once for an allergic reaction to an insect bite, once for a horrible stomach flu, and once for a possibly broken foot on the weekend. Each time, I went to AOK ER, even though there are other ERs sligh...

    ~Kristin Kaminsky~

We’ve Got the Right Specialist for You

  • Top rated orthopedic doctors providing integrated treatment options.
  • Serving all of West Houston, Northwest Houston, and the surrounding areas.
  • A sports medicine specialist – dedicated to helping you perform at your best.
  • Trusted orthopedic surgeons, with outstanding reviews from previous patients.
  • Providing comprehensive procedures including minimally-invasive solutions.

Publications & Presentations

Spondylolysis in American Football Players

Low-back pain (LBP) is a common complaint among adolescent athletes, affecting up to 36% annually (65). In this population one of the most common causes of LBP is a spondylolysis, which is a fracture of the pars interarticularis; an area on the posterior aspect of the vertebrae between the facet joints (87)

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  • The American Board of Podiatric Medicine
  • American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
  • American College of Sports Medicine
  • Athletic Orthopedics
    & Knee Center
    9180 Katy Freeway
    Suite 200
    Houston, TX 77055




    Monday – Friday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    Saturday & Sunday: Closed

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    Friday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    Saturday: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM, Sunday: Closed