Dr. Christopher Jimenez, MD

Dr. Christopher Jimenez, MD

Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 35
Dr. Christopher Jimenez, MD is a joint replacement & reconstruction orthopedic specialist in Austin, TX. He graduated from University of Texas Medical School At San Antonio and specializes in joint replacement & reconstruction orthopedics, orthopedic surgery, and more.Read his story

900 W 38th St Ste 300

Austin, TX 78705

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Scott & White Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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Joint Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
more than 66% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hip
more than 65% of peers

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Dr. Jimenez's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Jimenez "Christopher L. Jimenez, MD, a native Texan from San Antonio, is an Austin orthopedic surgeon, specializing in surgery of the pelvis, hip and knee. His areas of expertise are total joint replacements for the hip and knee and hip preservation surgery including the Bernese Periacetabular Osteotomy for treatment of hip dysplasia. Dr. Jimenez completed a prestigious fellowship in Santa Monica, CA with Dr. Joel Matta and Dr. Edward McPherson where he learned advanced techniques for anterior approach total hip replacement, total knee replacement and revision surgeries. He also had extensive training in the management of acetabular and pelvic trauma and hip preservation surgery during his fellowship. He earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Texas in San Antonio and his medical degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio. He then completed a surgical internship at Rush in Chicago, IL followed by orthopedic residency training at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, UT. His residency training gave him the opportunity to learn from distinguished faculty where he learned different techniques for hip preservation and joint replacement surgeries."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Jimenez "I am a well-trained and highly skilled Orthopaedic surgeon with an emphasis in hip and knee joint preservation and reconstruction which enables me to deliver justified and compassionate care to my patients and be a resource for my colleagues."

4  Specialties

  • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Hip Surgery
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

26  Conditions Treated

14  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University of Texas, San Antonio
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University of Texas Medical School At San Antonio
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Rush University
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University of Utah Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Los Angeles Ortho Inst
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Saint John Providence Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • St Vincent's Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Dr. Matta Hip & Pelvis Fellowship
    Other Education | Completed
  • Dr. McPherson Total Joint Reconstruction Fellowship
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Jimenez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jimenez's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jimenez to family and friends
7 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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Dr. Jimenez's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

After undergoing one hip replacement and two hip revisions and living with chronic pain for over ten years, I had just about given up on my health. Then, after my own orthopedic surgeon suggested I talk with Dr. Jimenez, I found salvation. It's been just over a month since my hip revision, and...more
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I was very surprised to find out I need a total hip replacement at 59, but the pain was so severe I had no choice. Dr. Jimenez explained the surgery clearly and he answered all my questions completely. He has always been happy to answer any question I have asked. I was up walking the day of surgery...more
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I'm adding to a previous post - I have been on a 2 week walking tour of the archaeological sites of Israel. Part of the recovery process is learning to trust your prosthesis - mine worked as well as my real hip - in fact, after walking 14K plus steps some days and the equivalent of 20+ flights of...more
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I love Dr. Jimenez!. He did such a great job in taking care of me. I saw 2 other doctors before I decided on Dr. Jimenez. He and his nurse Rachel are the best!! He is a skilled surgeon and has a great bedside manner. I cant say more to recommend him. He's the best!!i had a hip replacement and I'm...more
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I recently had my hip replaced by Dr Jimenez and I could not be happier with my surgery and recovery. I had my other hip replaced several years ago by another prominent Austin orthopedic surgeon and there is no comparison between the two. With Dr Jimenez, every aspect of the surgery and...more
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