General Orthopaedic Conditions

UT Southwestern Medical Center’s orthopaedic surgeons have the experience and expertise to treat the full range of musculoskeletal injuries and conditions. A common injury to the bone, joint, ligament, muscle, or tendon can seriously and adversely affect patients’ lives but can be healed with a variety of therapies and procedures available at UT Southwestern.

Our general orthopaedic specialists can reduce or eliminate the health complications, problematic symptoms, or other conditions that accompany conditions and injuries to the musculoskeletal system. Our compassionate physicians work to provide attentive, personalized care to relieve the pain and mobility problems associated with these conditions.

Conditions We Treat

Some of the musculoskeletal injuries and conditions treated by UT Southwestern’s general orthopaedists include:

  • Degenerative knee arthritis
  • Degenerative hip disease
  • Hip fractures
  • Ankle fractures
  • Knee arthroscopy
  • Knee meniscal tears
  • Rotator cuff tears
  • Rotator cuff tendonitis
  • Shoulder bursitis