Sports Medicine Surgery

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Sports Medicine Surgery

In the case that an athlete or an active lifestyle patient needs surgery for their injury, Health Pointe orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Bruce Stewart is on-site who specializes in Sports Medicine. Dr. Stewart uses minimally invasive techniques and arthroscopy to treat complex injuries of the shoulder, elbow, knee and ankle. He has extensive training and experience that includes caring for athletes.

Dr. Stewart cares for athletes and patients with common orthopedic problems ranging from pediatric injures to fractures and other injuries of the musculoskeletal system.

Our team specializes in but not limited to:

  • ACL Tear
  • Biceps Tendons – Proximal or distal
  • Compartment Syndrome Testing
  • Elbow: Pain, Fractures, Tendon Problems
  • Hip Labral Tears
  • Hip Impingement
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Hip Pain, Fractures, Injuries
  • Knee Instability
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Shoulder: Pain, Fractures and Injuries
  • Thigh and Knee: Pain, fractures and injuries

Meet the Team

Bruce A. Stewart, MD, MBA, is an orthopedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine, a specialty within orthopedic surgery that treats injuries to bones, joints, cartilage, tendons, ligaments and muscles. He specializes in minimally invasive techniques and arthroscopy to treat complex injuries of the shoulder, elbow, knee, and ankle. Dr. Stewart’s extensive training and experience includes caring for athletes and treating common orthopedic problems ranging from pediatric injuries to fractures and other injuries of the musculoskeletal system. This expertise, combined with his philosophy of personalized care, allows him to develop the most appropriate plan of treatment—either surgical or nonsurgical—based on the needs, goals and desires of each individual. His patients include little league, high school, collegiate and professional athletes, as well as nonathletes and weekend warriors—all receiving the same expert level of care.

During his fellowship at The Methodist Hospital and Baylor Clinic, Dr. Stewart trained with physicians whose advice and treatment was sought by athletes from across North America. He was an assistant physician for the Houston Astros Major League Baseball team, accompanying the team for spring training. Dr. Stewart also assisted with the Houston Texans NFL team, the Houston Dynamo Major League Soccer team, University of Houston athletic teams, and several Houston area high school football teams. He trained with team doctors for the Chicago Bears, the Chicago Cubs, the Chicago Fire, and Northwestern University athletic teams while in residency at the prestigious Northwestern University in Chicago.

Kevin Vardon, PA-C , works closely with our Orthopedic Surgeons and Sports Medicine Physicians in providing non-operative and surgical care in treating a variety of conditions within the orthopedic spectrum. He has extensive knowledge in sports medicine, fracture care and injection therapy. Kevin places a high priority on patient education by empowering the patient with knowledge of their condition, treatment options and taking the time to answer any question.