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.
This article from Medical News Today has very interesting information about ankle replacement surgery for those suffering from severe ankle arthritis.
We are pleased to announce the addition of Charles J. Hubbard, DPM to the team of Austin Bone & Joint Clinic specialists. Dr. Hubbard is a native of West Texas, who attained his B.S. in Biology at Angelo State University in San Angelo, Texas. He then went on to receive his degree of Doctor of Podiatric Medicine from the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine in Cleveland, Ohio. He completed a three-year residency in reconstructive foot and ankle surgery under the direction of Steven M. Spinner, D.P.M. in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Upon returning to Texas, Dr. Hubbard founded the Center for Foot and Ankle Surgery.
Austin Bone & Joint Clinic is proud to welcome Dr. Galen Wachtman to our team. Galen Wachtman, MD, is a board-certified plastic surgeon with a specialized practice in surgery of the hand, wrist, and upper extremity, and microsurgery. He has a special interest in nerve compression (carpal tunnel syndrome, cubital tunnel syndrome), arthritis of the hand and wrist, minimally invasive upper extremity surgery, hand trauma and fractures, and complex upper extremity reconstruction. Read More>