The San Antonio Orthopaedic Group

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Richard L. Ursone, M.D.
General; Joint Replacement
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Dr. Ursone is a graduate of Lafayette College, in Easton, PA where he received a BS in Biology. He also has a MS in Biology from UT Arlington. He received his medical degree from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston.

Dr. Ursone completed his internship and residency at Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas where he invested 9 years providing orthopaedic care to our injured soldiers. Dr. Ursone is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.

Dr. Ursone has a special interest in partial knee replacement, arthritis of the knee and hip, and arthroscopic reconstruction of the shoulder and knee.

Dr. Ursone was named to SA Scene’s list of SA Doctors: Best of 2015.

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The San Antonio Orthopaedic Group
May 2009 – Present

Dept of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, BAMC
June 10, 2000 to June 30, 2009

Brooke Army Medical Center
San Antonio, Texas
Orthopaedic Surgery, 2001 – 2005

Brooke Army Medical Center
San Antonio, Texas
Orthopaedic Surgery, 2000 – 2001

Medical School
The University of Texas Health Science Center – Houston
Houston, Texas, 1996 – 2000

Lafayette College
Easton, PA, 1990 – 1994

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons

Honors & Activities

Named on SA Scene’s list of Best San Antonio Doctors for 3 consecutive years, 2011-2013
Awarded the Meritorious Service Medal, Army Commendation Medal, NATO medal, Global War on Terrorism Medal, and Afghanistan Campaign Medal during Military service

Teaching Experience

Teaching Faculty Brooke Army Medical Center 2005-2009
Assistant Professor of Surgery Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences 2006-2009


Ursone, R., Ward, J., Kragh, J., Hayda, R., and Bagg, M. Pelvic Fracture Classification: Analysis of Observer Agreement. In review Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma.

Putigna, F., Strohmeyer, K., and Ursone, R. Monteggia Fractures. Emedicine article published 24MAY2007.

Treats General Orthopaedic conditions for Adults and Pediatrics with an interest in:

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    Administrative Staff

    Clinical Coordinator
    Kimberly A: 210.396.5246

    Phone: 210.281.9595
    Fax: 210.582.2670

    Referrals and Authorizations
    Phone: 210.804.5600
    Fax: 210.804.5601

    Billing Specialist
    Phone: 210.804.6800
    Fax: 210.804.6801

    • Central
      The Orthopaedic Institute
      400 Concord Plaza Dr., #300
      San Antonio, TX 78216
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    • North Central
      Stoneterra Medical Building
      150 E. Sonterra Blvd, #300
      San Antonio, TX 78258
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    • Northeast
      Schertz Parkway Professional Plaza
      5000 Schertz Parkway, #600
      San Antonio, TX 78154
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    Appointments are scheduled M-F during normal business hours. If you submit an appointment request after 5pm, you will be contacted the next business day.

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