Dr. Peter Sprockel, MD

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Dr. Peter Sprockel, MD
Dr. Sprockel is a board certified family medicine and sports medicine physician who completed his family medicine residency at Houston Methodist Hospital. He then went on to complete his fellowship training in sports medicine at Texas Tech University, where he served as the associate team physician for The Red Raiders. Dr. Sprockel has experience in urgent care, pediatrics, occupational health, travel medicine and family medicine. He believes that his skills as a primary care sports medicine physician can help expand the spectrum of care provided for patients. Dr. Sprockel's medical focus is in concussion management, sports physicals, musculoskeletal injuries (sprains, strains, fractures, dislocations), joint injections, medical conditions of athletes, medical management of arthritis, osteoporosis and preventive care for active individuals among other services. Dr. Sprockel has worked with the Houston Dynamo and numerous non-profit organizations providing education and medical services. He also works with several high schools in the Greater Houston area. Dr. Sprockel is a Houstonian who graduated from Clear Lake High School and is fluent in Spanish. He is an avid soccer fan and believes that participating in sports is a great way to exercise and improve your health.

Houston Methodist Orthopedics & Sports Medicine

18400 Katy Fwy Ste 200

Houston, TX 77094

Contact Information

(832) 522-2663

Dr. Peter Sprockel, MD

Dr. Peter Sprockel, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Humana Health Plan of Texas
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

Taking care of an active individual, be it a weekend warrior or a professional athlete, is more than just musculoskeletal care. Having board certifications in both family medicine and sports medicine allows me to provide comprehensive care for medical and orthopedic issues. I strive to provide compassionate evidence-based care for those seeking sports medicine, preventive medicine or primary care.
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Dr. Sprockel's Experience

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Dr. Sprockel's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Sports Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice and Sports Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Sports Medicine
  • Family Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
  • Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Back Pain
  • Bursitis
  • Concussion
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Fracture
  • Gout
  • Hip Bursitis
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Ligament Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sports Injuries of the Knee
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Subacromial Bursitis
  • Trochanteric Bursitis
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Procedures

  • Arthrocentesis
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Joint Drainage
  • Physical Examination
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Lesion Biopsy
  • Steroid Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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

  • St. Edward's University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • Univ Autonoma De Guadalajara
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Houston Methodist Family Medicine Residency Program
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Houston Methodist Family Medicine Residency Program
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center-Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • New York Medical College Fifth Pathway Program At St. Joseph's Medical Center
    Other Education | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sprockel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sprockel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sprockel to family and friends
4.5
based on 6 total reviews
Dr. Sprockel'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
    10 to 15 minutes
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Dr. Sprockel accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Preferred PPO
  • Humana Health Plan of Texas
    Houston Area HMO-Standard
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Sprockel has admitting privileges

Houston Methodist West Hospital
18500 Katy Fwy
Houston, TX 77094
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