Dr. Jack Williamson, MD

Dr. Jack Williamson, MD

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Dr. Jack Williamson, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from University of Texas Medical Branch in 1987 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and non-surgical orthopedics.

Fondren Orthopedic Group

7401 Main St

Houston, TX 77030
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Worker's Compensation

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Top Care Areas

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Spondylolisthesis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Degenerative Disc Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
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Board Certifications

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

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Torticollis
  • Trigger Finger

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Procedures

  • Disc Replacement
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Surgery
  • Steroid Injection

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

  • University of Texas Medical Branch
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Parkland Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Parkland Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Baylor University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Williamson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Texas Orthopedic Hospital

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Patient Safety Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

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Dr. Williamson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Williamson to family and friends
4.1
based on 33 total reviews (10 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (33)

  • 5
    (25)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Williamson's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

in Houston, TX
Was given Dr. Williamson's name by the mother of a neighbor. She had a back fusion done by him the year prior. We went to him for a second opinion. His approach to surgery was right on target. The fusion Surgery went well and for the first time in 20 years, my husband is pain-free. I also took...more
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in Houston, TX
I am so disappointed in this doctor. My husband has been his patient for 10 years. On Friday August 25, my husband called his office as my husband's back gave out. The doctor on call DID NOT want to call in ANY prescription such as prednisone, as he said that Dr. Williamson does not want anyone to...more
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in Conroe, TX
I have seen Dr. Williamson twice for different problems. Both were back related - degenerative disks. He ordered an MRI. He showed me the results and explained my options. He DID NOT recommend surgery except as a last resort. I am doing lower lumbar exercises and walking and that has...more
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in Houston, TX
Got chance to meet him twice, for evaluation & MRI. Both times he came accompanied by another female Doctor. He took his time to explain my options. He allowed me ask him many questions surrounding my herniated Disc & treatment plan. I'm planning to do surgery with him if the medicines & Therapy...more
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in Houston, TX
I joined my wife (a cancer patient in remission) at her appointment with Dr. Williamson. I have no opinion as to his qualifications as a surgeon, but I do know that his apparent lack of empathy for her particular situation was clear as he presented his recommendations causing her great anxiety, so...more
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