Dr. Derek Jones, MD

Dr. Derek Jones, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
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Dr. Derek Jones, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Southwestern Medical School in 1993 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

7789 Southwest Fwy Ste 540

Houston, TX 77074

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Jones performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
normal
more than 60% of peers
Rotator Cuff Tear
normal
more than 2% of peers

Dr. Jones's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Jones "I believe in listening to the concerns of my patients and then trying to address their orthopedic problems conservatively where possible, in accordance with their wishes. When surgery is appropriate, I try to employ the best, most proven technologies and techniques."

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

32  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Arthritis
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Diseases
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia

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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.

Education

  • The University Of Texas At Austin
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • University Of Texas Southwestern Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Tulane University Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Shriners Hospital For Crippled Children
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Tulane University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Jones has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jones' Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jones to family and friends
4 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Jones' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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