Orthopaedics in Texas


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What Is Orthopaedics?

The treatment of musculoskeletal injuries and conditions is one of the most complex acts in medicine.


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The Impact of Musculoskeletal Injuries in Texas

Over 30 percent of patients in the state’s Employees Retirement System of Texas Featured a musculoskeletal diagnosis in 2017.


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The Musculoskeletal System Is Complicated

Learn why orthopaedic surgeons have such extensive training.


The Orthopaedic Surgeon’s Training

A Lengthy Path

Orthopaedic surgeons complete at least 10 years of training following undergraduate study before they are prepared for independent practice.


The Orthopaedic Surgeon’s Work Week

A 24/7 Commitment

For many orthopaedic surgeons, the job is a seven-day-a-week commitment.


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Why Take Multiple Images?

Nate Mesko, MD shows us why.