Matthew C. Murray, M.D.
A native South Texan born and raised in McAllen, Dr. Murray is an assistant clinical professor of orthopaedic sports medicine surgery at the UT Health Science Center, where he specializes in the surgery of athletic injuries of the shoulder and knee. He is an active member of both the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine and the Arthroscopy Association of North America.
Prior to this, he completed his fellowship training for surgical sports injuries at The American Sports Medicine Institute in Birmingham, Alabama under the world-renowned Dr. James Andrews. There, he cared for numerous NFL, NBA, MLB athletes and served as the team physician for Jacksonville State University, as well as the Birmingham Barons minor league baseball team.
Dr. Murray completed orthopaedic surgery residency training and obtained his medical degree at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, where he was elected to the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society.
He earned his undergraduate degree – a B.A. in biology with honors – from the University of Texas at Austin. There, he was elected to Phi Beta Kappa and was a four-year member of the Texas Longhorn football team, winning Big XII Conference All-Academic First Team honors.