The first orthopedic surgeon in Dallas opened shop at Baylor Scott & White Health in the early 1900s. Today, we are still at the forefront of orthopedic care. Baylor Scott & White Health's orthopedic program offers a wide range of orthopedic services through our hospitals in Arlington, Carrollton, Dallas, Frisco, Fort Worth, Garland, Grapevine, Irving, McKinney, Plano and Waxahachie.
Baylor Scott & White Health facilities perform almost 9,000 orthopedic surgeries annually, including approximately 3,000 joint replacements, as well as complex procedures for orthopedic cancer care and joint revision. In addition to performing traditional evaluation, treatment and surgical services, orthopedic specialists on the Baylor Scott & White Health medical staff are actively involved in innovative research and clinical trials for various orthopedic conditions.
Refer a Patient
If you would like to refer a patient to an orthopedic physician at Baylor Scott & White Health, please use our Refer a Patient tool.
Learn more about Baylor's Orthopedic Residency.
Please view the full list of residencies, fellowships, and electives on our Education website.
Baylor Research Institute
Established in 1984, Baylor Research Institute (BRI) is a dedicated research center for finding prevention therapies and treatments for diseases and illnesses.
Complex Joint and Musculoskeletal Tumor Program
This specialized program–available at Baylor University Medical Center and Baylor Plano–offers a comprehensive, multidisciplinary approach to diagnosing and treating musculoskeletal disease, including benign and malignant tumors. Our team will work with you to provide care for:
- Orthopedic cancer
- Osteomyelitis/bone infections
- Musculoskeletal tumors
- Complex total shoulder, elbow, hip, and knee replacement
- Revision joint replacement with deformity or significant bone loss
- Infected joint treatment and replacement
- Limb salvage
Aetna Institute of Quality Orthopedic Care Facility
Baylor Grapevine, Baylor University Medical Center, and Baylor Plano have been designated as Aetna Institute of Quality® Orthopedic Care Facilities for total joint replacement and spine surgery for consistently delivering evidence-based, safe care.
A. Webb Roberts Center for Continuing Medical Education
The A. Webb Roberts Center for Continuing Medical Education of Baylor Health Care System, Dallas (AWRC) is an Accredited Provider for the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME). Its mission is to provide lifelong learning for physicians based on documented needs, utilizing evidence-based medicine fundamentals with the ultimate goal of sustaining and improving the quality of patient care.