Dr. Omer Ilahi, MD

Dr. Omer Ilahi, MD

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Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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53 y/o
(29)

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Dr. Omer Ilahi, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Houston, TX. He specializes in orthopedic surgery and sports medicine.

Southwest Orthopedic Group

6560 Fannin St Ste 1016

Houston, TX 77030
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Knee Dislocation
very high
more than 99% of peers
Knee Arthroscopy
very high
more than 98% of peers
Knee Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Ilahi'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.

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

34  Conditions Treated

  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Bunion
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fracture
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hip Sprain
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Trigger Finger
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32  Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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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

  • Baylor College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ilahi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ilahi's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ilahi to family and friends
29 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Ilahi's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

I have a lot of experience with Dr. Ilahi and his abilities as a Surgeon. He has performed four Orthoscopic surgery's on me over the past 15 years. The most recent was in March of this year. The results were outstanding. He operated on my right knee to remove torn cartilage. Prior to surgery the...more
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I have Systemic Lupus. It went undiagnosed for years. After the joint pain and inflammation started, Dr. Ilahi was the first person I went to. The scans showed "remarkable inflammation and scarring" yet, he sent me out without even an anti-inflammatory. I was treated like a drug seeker. I didn't...more
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I had two underlying causes for my pain. Since he did not accurately diagnose one of the causes, due to repeated re-use of an unhealed body part the pain became Chronic. I was very insistent during the visit that the treatment is ineffective because It still hurts. But the doctor dismissed my...more
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I tore my lateral and medial meniscus. Dr. Ilahi gave me my options and I chose to have knee arthroscopy surgery. I was very nervous given my age but Dr. Ilahi spent a lot of time with me answering my questions and explained in detail what to expect before, during, and after procedure. He did not...more
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I had a great experience with Dr Ilahi! He took the time to explain my problem to me in a manner that I understood and made me feel confident my issue would be resolved. I felt he was very knowledgeable on all counts.
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