Trauma and Fractures

Our orthopaedic surgeons are among the most experienced in North Texas in treating highly complex traumatic and post-traumatic injuries – and exploring effective techniques to improve long-term outcomes. We treat both adults and pediatric patients with everything from injuries sustained during auto accidents to life-threatening falls that can have a long-term impact on functionality.

For traumatic injuries, our team applies nothing short of a gold standard level of care to each patient. Our surgeons work in tandem with rehabilitation specialists and psychologists to help you recover from your injuries and reclaim your functionality and independence.

Highly Experienced in Orthopaedic Trauma

Fractures of the pelvis and the acetabulum, a cup-shaped socket in the hip bone, are among the most serious injuries patients face. Often the result of a car accident or severe fall, these injuries the require rapid and precise treatment available at UT Southwestern.

Our orthopaedic surgeons have pioneered surgical techniques and technology to improve results for patients that have experienced traumatic injuries, including percutaneous fixation of pelvic fractures.

Conditions We Treat

  • Fractures from high-energy trauma and multiple injuries
  • Isolated fractures and dislocations
  • Malunions and nonunions (fractures that fail to heal properly)
  • Osteomyelitis
  • Pelvic fractures and fractures of the acetabulum, as well as others involving the bones and joints
  • Upper and lower extremity fractures, including long bone fractures