Our Shoulder & Elbow Institute

Are you experiencing shoulder or elbow pain?

Our Shoulder & Elbow Institute is made up of two fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeons, Dr. Stephen T. Gates and Dr. Robert U. Hartzler, who specialize in complex shoulder & elbow conditions.

To make an appointment with either Dr. Gates or Dr. Hartzler, call 210-281-9595 or book your appointment online at www.tsaog.com

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TSAOG Orthopaedics & Spine & OrthoNow Weather Updates – February 3rd, 2022

TSAOG Orthopaedics & Spine

Due to the high volume of patient cancellations, TSAOG – New Braunfels and TSAOG – Schertz clinics will be CLOSED for in-person care in the afternoon but will provide virtual care via telemedicine on Thursday, February 3rd. 

If you’re currently scheduled for an in-person appointment for Thursday afternoon at our New Braunfels or Schertz clinics, you will be receiving a notification to reschedule. 


Our OrthoNow Urgent Injury Clinics will be CLOSED at 5 pm today.

We expect to be open on Friday, February 4th – weather permitting. 

If you have an URGENT condition, please contact us at 210-804-5400

TSAOG – In the News!

TSAOG was featured in the San Antonio Business Journal, spotlighting our newly remodeled Southside clinic! Both Dr. Viroslav and Dr. Nwelue discuss the importance of the much-needed clinic expansion and its benefits to the community.

Way to go, Dr. Viroslav & Dr. Nwelue!

Click on the link below to read the article.


For those who do not subscribe to SBJ, attached is a PDF version of the article so that you can view it.