Dr. Terrence Anderson, MD

Dr. Terrence Anderson, MD

Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 40
Dr. Terrence Anderson, MD is a pediatric orthopedic surgery specialist in Sugar Land, TX and has been practicing for 6 years. He graduated from Baylor University in 2004 and specializes in pediatric orthopedic surgery, orthopedic hip surgery, and more.Read his story

17520 W Grand Pkwy S Ste 200

Sugar Land, TX 77479

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  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
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  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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This content was provided by Dr. Anderson "Dr. Terrence Anderson is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, and he is happy to be back in Houston. Certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery, Dr. Anderson completed fellowship in Pediatric Orthopaedic and Scoliosis Surgery with an emphasis in the treatment of hip pain and injuries. His fellowship training and experience with hip arthroscopy while at Walter Reed Military Medical Center have shaped his subspecialized expertise and approach to hip preservation in children and young adults. When surgical treatment is needed, he is capable of employing either open or arthroscopic techniques to treat hip conditions including labral tears, femoroacetabular impingement (FAI), and hip dysplasia. He also specializes in scoliosis, fracture care, patellar instability, osteochondritis dissecans (OCD), and ACL injuries. Dr. Anderson received his undergraduate degree from the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD, while becoming a team captain and All-American center on the football team. His experience at the elite level of athletics as a competitor gives him a unique perspective while treating young athletes. He attended medical school at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, TX. He completed both his internship and residency at Naval Medical Center San Diego. Dr. Anderson went on to complete a fellowship in Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery and Scoliosis at the (insert adjective if needed…prestigious, world renowned , nothing, etc) Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children in Dallas, TX. He has served at both the Naval Hospital Guam and Walter Reed National Military Medical Center as a member of the US Navy. Dr. Anderson is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the Pediatric Orthopedic Society of North America. His research interests include various areas of hip preservation, pediatric musculoskeletal conditions, and sports medicine and he has presented at a multitude of national meetings. Outside of the office, Dr. Anderson and his wife, Jennifer, reside in Missouri City, TX with their two sons Kai and Blake. Together they enjoy exploring the Houston area, college football, and church activities in their free time. "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Anderson "Dr. Anderson is an orthopedic surgeon who specializes in the treatment of pediatric conditions, scoliosis, sports medicine, and young adult hip injuries/conditions.  He firmly believes that a specialized, patient-focused approach to care provides the best results for patients and their families.  He prefers to explore all conservative treatment options before considering surgery and invites the opportunity to earn the trust of those needing musculoskeletal care.  "

3  Specialties

  • Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Hip Surgery
  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

33  Conditions Treated

  • Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Avascular Necrosis of Femoral Head, Familial Form
  • Blount's Disease
  • Bowed Legs
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Chronic Groin Pain
  • Clubfoot
  • Down Syndrome
  • Flat Foot
  • Fracture
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Growth Deformities
  • Growth Plate Injuries
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Hip Flexor Strain
  • Hip Impingement
  • Hip Labral Tear
  • Hip Pain
  • Knee Ligament Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Knock Knees
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprains and Tears
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pediatric Sports Injuries
  • Perthe's Disease
  • Slipped Epiphysis
  • Spina Bifida
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19  Procedures

  • Closed Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Elbow 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
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Ligament Reconstruction
  • Open Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Osteotomy
  • Pediatric Hip Surgery
  • Pediatric Spine Surgery
  • Sports Medicine Surgery
  • Steroid Injection

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0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • US Naval Academy
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2000
  • Baylor University
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Naval Medical Center San Diego
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Naval Medical Center San Diego
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Texas Scottish Rite Hospital For Children
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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He was the best doctor I've ever been to. He came in and was so personable, calm, and made my daughter right at ease. He really evaluated her- he wasn't rushed- and came to a conclusion that made sense for her situation and not just the typical "she'll grow out of it" we've gotten from other...Read More
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Dr. Anderson is amazing! Honest and straight forward. If he believes he can help you, he will state that. He has done two arthroscopic surgeries for me and I can not be more pleased with the results. *fingers crossed* If I should ever need any surgeries in his areas of expertise, Dr. Anderson will...Read More
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Five stars isn't nearly enough!! Dr. Anderson gave my 17 year old her life back! My daughter had suffered several years with hip pain and no help until we were referred to Dr. Anderson. He is wonderful with teens, he speaks their language and doesn't sugar coat the issue or the time frame it will...Read More
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Easily the best doctor I have seen in my career. Please note, I have had ten surgeries, so when I say this I have some experience behind that determination. From the first appointment, he made it clear that he had my best interest in mind. He took the time to explain the injury, the surgery and...Read More
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Dr. Anderson has ben more than accommodating and has listened to every thing I have had to say regarding my hip pain. I had an encounter with another surgeon who, I felt like, essentially blew me off by telling me they could not explain my hip pain and I should see another surgeon for peace of...Read More
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