Born in San Antonio, Dr. Louis S. Stryker earned a Bachelor of Arts from Texas A&M University, majoring in Biology with a minor in History. He completed his medical degree at The University of Texas Medical School at Houston and was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society in his third year. Dr. Stryker performed his residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. In addition to his clinical training as a resident, he conducted clinical research and was honored with awards from both the faculty and his colleagues. Dr. Stryker concluded his formal medical training as a fellow in adult reconstruction at the OrthoCarolina Hip and Knee Center in Charlotte, NC.
Dr. Stryker specializes in the reconstruction of the hip and knee and is committed to matching the treatment and procedure to each patient's specific needs. In addition to direct anterior total hip arthroplasty and primary knee replacement surgery, he performs complex reconstructions and revision surgery. Dr. Stryker has been invited to speak at national meetings to share his expertise and has been named a Texas Super Doctor Rising Star.
In conjunction with his clinical practice, Dr. Stryker remains active in education, research and leadership in the orthopedic community. He teaches residents, has authored numerous peer-reviewed articles and book chapters, and has presented his research at the local, regional and national levels. Dr. Stryker has served as a Health Policy Fellow for the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, is membership co-chair for the Texas Orthopaedic Association, is an alternate to the American Medical Association CPT Advisory Committee, sits on several UTMB hospital committees and maintains active membership in a number of professional societies.
University of Texas Medical School - Houston, TX, MD, 2007
Orthopaedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic - Rochester, MN, 2012
Adult Reconstructive Surgery, OrthoCarolina Hip and Knee Center - Charlotte, NC, 2013
General Orthopedics,American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
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2240 Gulf Freeway South
League City, TX 77573
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Galveston, TX 77550
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