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dr. zelle presenting at 39th sicot orthopaedic world congress

UT Health SA department of Orthopaedics was well-represented at the 39th SICOT Orthopaedic World Congress, October 10-13, 2018 in Montreal, QC

October 15, 2018

Dr. Boris A. Zelle, MD was an invited speaker and presented two lectures, entitled “Value and Visibility of a Published Paper” as well as “Pelvic Ring Injuries: The San Antonio Approach” In addition, the following two research abstracts were accepted as a poster presentations: 1) Zelle BA, Dang KH, Armstrong CA, Karia RA. Complication Rates […]

Dr. Boris A. Zelle served as the Chair of an AO Trauma Course in Louisville, KY

August 29, 2018

“Riikka Koso, one of the course participants from UTHSCSA, during a saw bone lab” “August 16-19, 2018, Dr. Boris A. Zelle serving as the Chair of an AO Trauma Course in Louisville, KY. The course was attended by more than 100 residents from across the United States and Europe. During this four-day course, a total […]

Clinic’s Comprehensive Approach to Diabetes Care Aims to Reduce Amputations

July 24, 2018

Once a month, a six-person multidisciplinary team of physicians and specialists comes together at the clinic. The group includes an interventional cardiologist, vascular and orthopedic surgeons, podiatrists, and prosthetists. Led by Dr. Thomas Zgonis, a podiatrist with UT Health San Antonio, the team sees up to 25 patients on clinic days. Using the team approach […]

2 UT Health Neuro Physical Therapists assist patient to walk across stage at graduation in Boerne.

June 18, 2018

Two UT Health Neuro Physical Therapists, Selina Morgan and Crystal Keller helped one of their patients walk across the stage at his Boerne graduation.  He was paralyzed from flaccid transverse myelitis during this senior year –awoke one day unable to move his legs.  Has been doing therapy with them and they assisted him in walking […]

Former TOA President Achie Whittemore, MD of Austin Passed Away

May 22, 2018

  We are sorry to pass along news that Archie Whittemore, MD of Austin passed away yesterday on May 17. Dr. Whittemore retired from Texas Orthopedics, Sports & Rehabilitation Associates in Austin on December 31, 2014 after serving patients in Central Texas for nearly three decades. He earned his medical degree from the University of […]