Orthopedic Surgeon | Sports Medicine | OrthoTexas CarrolltonDr. Myers, a native Texan, is an orthopedic surgeon with fellowship training in Sports Medicine. His practice includes injuries of the knee, shoulder, elbow, foot & ankle, hip and hip arthroscopy, as well as treating athletes of all levels. Dr. Myers graduated from Rice University in Houston, TX and received his medical degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. He then went on to complete his residency in Orthopedic Surgery at the Northwell Health System in New Hyde Park, NY, where he was awarded the Resident of the Year Award in 2012. He was then selected from over 100 qualified graduates in top orthopedic surgery residency programs nationwide to participate in a one-year Fellowship Program at the world-renowned Andrews Sports Medicine & Orthopedic Center in Birmingham, AL. During his fellowship, he cared for professional athletes from the NFL, NBA, MLB, and WWE, as well as the athletes from the University of Alabama. He also served as the team physician for the University of West Alabama and assisted in the care of the Birmingham Barons AA baseball team. Dr. Myers has published multiple articles on shoulder and elbow injuries in the throwing athlete, biological joint resurfacing, meniscus repair, stem cells, and ligament reconstruction. He has also written book chapters and operative technique manuscripts on meniscus repair, meniscal scaffolds, and olecranon stress fractures. Dr. Myers is the team physician for Newman Smith High School in Carrollton. He lives in Plano with his wife and son, and enjoys skiing, basketball, and racquetball in his free time. Learn more about Dr. Myers EDUCATION HIGHLIGHTSFellowship: Sports Medicine | Andrews Sports Medicine & Orthopedic Center | Birmingham, AL 2015-2016 Residency: Orthopedic Surgery | Northwell Health System | New Hyde Park, NY 2011-2015 Residency: General Surgery | Baylor College of Medicine | Houston, TX 2010-2011 Medical: University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio | San Antonio, TX 2006-2010 AWARDS Resident of the Year Award | North Shore-LIJ Orthopedics | New Hyde Park, NY 2012
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