Total joint replacement is one of the most common elective surgical procedures in South Texas and the United States.
More than 800,000 total joint replacements are performed every year on patients seeking to restore function of a joint damaged by arthritis or other causes — and to relieve pain.
From knee replacements to complex reconstructive surgery to minimally invasive anterior hip replacement, the Orthopaedics team at UT Health San Antonio provides the latest in total joint care.
Our patients are diverse in health and lifestyle, but our goal is the same.
We are dedicated to finding the right treatment options that work best for you so that you can get back to your everyday life as soon as possible.
- Orthopaedic specialists at UT Health San Antonio provide nonsurgical and surgical treatments for a variety of hip and knee conditions.
- Our hip and knee physicians specialize in fracture treatment, surgical repair, total joint replacement, minimally invasive knee replacement, arthritis care and common injuries.
- Our shoulder and elbow physicians focus on the comprehensive management of shoulder and elbow conditions, including arthritis, joint replacement surgery, arthroscopy and fracture care.
- UT Health San Antonio provides specialized treatment for patients with hand and upper-extremity injuries and conditions. Our team of specialists provides comprehensive and individualized care designed to achieve the best results.