• HUSSEIN ELKOUSY M.D. , P.A.

    BOARD CERTIFIED IN ORTHOPEDICS & SPORTS MEDICINE

  • HUSSEIN ELKOUSY M.D. , P.A.

    FORMER TEAM PHYSICIAN OF THE HOUSTON ROCKETS AND TEXAS SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY

  • HUSSEIN ELKOUSY M.D. , P.A.

    SERVES ON NUMEROUS NATIONAL ORTHOPEDIC COMMITTEES AND TEACHES ORTHOPEDICS THROUGH BOTH NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL COURSES

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Certified Specialist in Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

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.

Wide Range of Services

In addition to the clinic service provided, the facility has Xray, MRI, computed tomography (CT), and physical therapy services available. We provide PRP injections in appropriate circumstances in clinic and can administer stem cell injections in the surgical environment.

Well respected Orthopedic Group

Dr. Elkousy is a member of the Fondren Orthopedic Group. The group has an excellent reputation and a track record of providing high level care both locally and nationally.

High level professional certification

In addition to the clinic service provided, the facility has Xray, MRI, computed tomography (CT), and physical therapy services available. We provide PRP injections in appropriate circumstances in clinic and can administer stem cell injections in the surgical environment.

Affiliated with world class hospitals

Dr. Elkousy has privileges at the Texas Orthopedic Hospital, The Methodist Hospital, St. Luke's Hospital, and Memorial Hermann Hospital.

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.

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Visiting Shoulder Fellow, University of Washington Seattle, WA.  August 8, 2002 – August 23, 2002 Sports Medicine and Shoulder Fellowship, University of Pittsburgh Medical Cente...
Dr. Elkousy is Board Certified and supspecialty certified in sports medicine by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.  He is licensed to practice medicine in the state of Texas. Board...
U.S. News and World Report Top Doctor 2012 Patients’ Choice Compassionate Doctor Award 2011 Charles S. Neer Award, Ultrasound Evaluation of Arthroscopic Full Thickness Supraspinatus...
American Shoulder and Elbow Society, Active member 2012 American Shoulder and Elbow Society, Associate Member, 2009 International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic Sport...
Reviewer – AJSM 2010-present Reviewer- Orthopedics 2011- present Reviewer – Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery 2009- present Editorial Board – Operative Techniqu...

Publications

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

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