BOARD CERTIFIED IN ORTHOPEDICS & SPORTS MEDICINE
FORMER TEAM PHYSICIAN OF THE HOUSTON ROCKETS AND TEXAS SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY
SERVES ON NUMEROUS NATIONAL ORTHOPEDIC COMMITTEES AND TEACHES ORTHOPEDICS THROUGH BOTH NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL COURSES
Dr. Elkousy is a Board Certified Orthopedic surgeon with a subspecialty certification in Sports Medicine. His practice focuses on shoulder and knee surgery, with an additional attention to management of proximal hamstring tears.
Dr. Elkousy is a board certified orthopedic surgeon with subspecialty certification in sports medicine. His particular interests and skills are in managing injuries of the shoulder, knee, and proximal hamstring ruptures.
He manages many different types of knee injuries including knee ligament tears, fractures, and cartilage injuries. He performs many complex knee procedures including ACL and PCL reconstruction, management of knee dislocations, high tibial osteotomies, microfracture, OATS, ACI, tibial tubercle osteotomy, and meniscal repair.
He manages many different types of shoulder injuries including tendon tears, shoulder dislocations, and arthritis. He performs many complex shoulder procedures including arthroscopic rotator cuff repairs, labral repairs for instability, latarjet procedures, pectoralis major repairs, total shoulder replacement, and reverse total shoulder replacement.
Press CM, O’Connor DP, Elkousy HA, Gartsman GM, Edwards TB. Glenoid Perforation Does Not Affect the Short Term Outcomes of Pegged All-Polyethylene Implants in Total Shoulder Arthroplasty. JSES pending publication.
Elkousy HA, Heaps B, Overturf S, Laughlin M. Financial impact of third party reimbursement due to changes in the definition of codes 29881, 29880, and 29877. JBJS-D-13-01288. Accepted 12/18/2013 and pending publication.
Elkousy HA. Complications in Brief: Arthroscopic lateral release. Clin Orthop Relat Res (2012) 470 (10): 2949–2953. doi: 10.1007/s11999-012-2383-7. PMID: 22576932