Dr. Anastassios Karistinos MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Anastassios Karistinos is an orthopedic surgeon in Houston, Texas. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center and St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital. He received his medical degree from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki School of Medicine and has been in practice for 21 years. He is one of 7 doctors at Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center and one of 41 at St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center

St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital
High performing in Orthopedics

Education & Medical Training

Louisiana State University
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1999 - 2004

The Advanced Orthopaedic & Sports Med
Fellowship, Sports Medicine, 2004 - 2005

Aristotle University of Thessaloniki School of Medicine
Class of 1993

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Partial lateral patellar facetectomy for treatment of arthritis due to lateral patellar compression syndrome.
Paulos, L. E., O'Connor, D. L., Karistinos, A.

"Ciprofloxacin-induced" bilateral rectus femoris tendon rupture.
Karistinos, A., Paulos, L. E.

Percutaneous plate fixation of comminuted ulnar fractures.
Karistinos, A., Olmedo, M. L., Albright, J. A.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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