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Pediatric Orthopedics

Highest Level of Care for Injuries

Some of the best pediatric orthopedic surgeons in San Antonio and South Texas are at University Health System. Whether your child has a fracture, sports injury, hip disorder or complex spine deformity, you’ll receive the highest level of care from our Children’s Health team led by experts who train other doctors from around the world on the best techniques in pediatric orthopedic surgery.

Pediatric Orthopedic Care You Can Count On

As a nationally recognized teaching hospital, in partnership with UT Health San Antonio, you can count on our experienced orthopedic doctors to provide the best care for conditions caused by injury or disease to children's muscles, bones or joints.

Additionally, we are South Texas' first health system to earn Magnet status from the American Nurses Credentialing Center – a designation earned by our proven track record for providing excellent care and positive outcomes.

What makes University Health System the Best For Orthopedic Care?

  • We will see your child right away. Most patients that come to University Health System are seen within a few days of being referred.
  • If an X-ray is needed, our team offers this service during the initial appointment.
  • Our doctors have over 50 years of combined experience in pediatric orthopedic care.
  • Our doctors wrote the book on how to treat pediatric fractures – literally.


At University Children's System, you can rest assured that our orthopedic specialists will help your child get the comprehensive care they need for almost any type of injury or condition.

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