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Stephen S. Burkhart, M.D.

Shoulder

 
 

Dr. Burkhart is an orthopaedic surgeon specializing in arthroscopic surgery and reconstructive procedures of the shoulder.

Dr. Burkhart graduated cum laude from Rice University with a degree in Mechanical Engineering. He attended The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, then he completed an internship at Scott and White Hospital in Temple, Texas, and his residency in orthopaedic surgery was completed at the Mayo Clinic. He completed a sports medicine fellowship at the University of Oregon in Eugene. He has pioneered a number of arthroscopic shoulder and knee procedures, and is a frequent speaker at national and international medical symposia on these procedures. He is board certified in orthopaedic surgery by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Burkhart is a member of the Executive Committee of The San Antonio Orthopaedic Group.

Dr. Burkhart was named in SA Scene’s list of SA Doctors: Best of 2015 and named one of the Best Doctors in America® 2014, a peer nominated list featured in San Antonio Magazine. He has also been listed in Texas Super Doctors® for the past 8 consecutive years.

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Featured Video:

  • Comprehensive shoulder arthroscopy
  • Arthroscopic repair of complex shoulder disorders and injuries
  • Shoulder pain
  • Arthroscopic Bankart repair
  • Rotator cuff tears / Arthroscopic rotator cuff repair
  • Arthroscopic SLAP repair
  • Latarjet instability reconstruction
  • Shoulder instability
  • Frozen shoulder
  • Shoulder dislocation
  • Shoulder impingement
  • Shoulder disorders
  • Sports medicine – Fellowship trained

CONDITIONS:

  • Shoulder Problems


TREATMENTS
:

  • All Shoulder Arthroscopy Procedures, including Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair and Arthroscopic Instability Repair

Clinical Coordinator
Mary S: 210.489.7220

Medical Secretary/Scheduler
Veronica G: 210.489.7220
Fax: 210.402.6257

Referrals and Authorizations
Phone: 210.804.5600
Fax: 210.804.5601

Billing Specialist
Phone: 210.804.6800
Fax: 210.804.6801

 

Joe Sigala, P.A.


Physician Assistant to Dr. Stephen S. Burkhart
 

T: (210) 489-7224
F: (210) 402-6257

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Work History
Physician Assistant-Certified to Stephen Burkhart, M.D.
The San Antonio Orthopaedic Group, LLP
San Antonio, TX
2015-Present

Physician Assistant-Certified
New Braunfels Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine
2013-2015  

Education
The University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio
Masters of Physician Assistant Studies
San Antonio, TX
2010-2013

The University of Texas at San Antonio
Masters of Science in Biology
San Antonio, TX
2004-2006

St. Mary’s University
Bachelors of Science in Biology
San Antonio, TX
2000-2004

Certification & Licensure
National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants, 2013
Texas State Board of Physician Assistant Examiners, 2013
American Heart Association Basic Life Support Provider, 2013 to Present 

Professional Affiliations
American Academy of Physician Assistants
Texas Academy of Physician Assistants  

Honors
The National Honor Society for Physician Assistants (Pi Alpha) Graduate, 2013

Research/Presentations
South Texas PTSD Community Awareness and Response Education Seminar (C.A.R.E.S.)
The University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio, 2013

 
 
 
 
 
Call (210) 804-5400
for Appointment
 
 
OFFICE LOCATIONS
  • 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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SUPPORT STAFF

Clinical Coordinator
Mary S: 210.489.7220

Medical Secretary/Scheduler
Veronica G: 210.489.7220
Fax: 210.402.6257

Referrals and Authorizations
Phone: 210.804.5600
Fax: 210.804.5601

Billing Specialist
Phone: 210.804.6800
Fax: 210.804.6801