Austin Bone & Joint Clinic is committed to excellence by pledging to provide the highest quality of orthopaedic care possible. Along with the treatment of immediate or chronic problems, we strive to integrate the doctrine of prevention in all our treatment plans as a way to alleviate possible future difficulties.
Austin Bone & Joint Clinic is happy to welcome Dr. Mark Parrella to our practice. Dr. Parrella is a Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon specializing in orthopaedic trauma care. He holds faculty positions as Assistant Professor, Texas A&M Health Science Center COM, Round Rock and Faculty, AO North America, Devon, Pennsylvania. He is a member and fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and Member of the Orthopaedic Trauma Association. We are proud to welcome Dr. Parrella to the experienced team at Austin Bone & Joint Clinic. Click here to learn more
Dr. Malone retired on Sept 11, 2015, after serving Austin Bone and Joint patients with compassion and professionalism for over 38 years; he will be greatly missed. Dr. Malone’s patients can continue to receive the same excellent care they’ve grown to expect from the experienced doctors at ABJ. At Austin Bone & Joint Clinic, our great team can handle all of your orthopedic needs.
This article about a 20-year follow-up study on knee replacement patients has very interesting statistics.
According to Neil J. Cobelli, MD, chair of orthopaedic surgery for Montefiore Medical Center and professor of surgery at Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York, “Roughly 90% of knee replacements done after 60 years of age last a lifetime.”