Dr. Hussein A Elkousy MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Hussein Elkousy is an orthopedic surgeon in Houston, Texas and is affiliated with Texas Orthopedic Hospital. He received his medical degree from Duke University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 19 years. Dr. Elkousy accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 35 doctors at Texas Orthopedic Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery. He also speaks multiple languages, including Gujarati and Spanish.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Orthopedic Sports Medicine

Clinical Interests: Sports Medicine, Knee Injuries, Shoulder

Hospital Affiliation

Texas Orthopedic Hospital
High performing in Orthopedics

Education & Medical Training

Duke University Hospital
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 2001

Duke University Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1995 - 1997

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Fellowship, 2002

Duke University Hospital
Internship, General Surgery, 1996 - 1997

Duke University School of Medicine
Class of 1995

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 21 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 8 years in Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2011

Publications & Presentations

Glenoid perforation does not affect the short-term outcomes of pegged all-polyethylene implants in total shoulder arthroplasty.
Press, C. M.,O'Connor, D. P.,Elkousy, H. A.,Gartsman, G. M.,Edwards, T. B.

Ultrasound evaluation of arthroscopic full-thickness supraspinatus rotator cuff repair: single-row versus double-row suture bridge (transosseous equivalent) fixation. Results of a prospective, randomized study.
Gartsman, G. M.,Drake, G.,Edwards, T. B.,Elkousy, H. A.,Hammerman, S. M.,O'Connor, D. P.,Press, C. M.

Complications in brief: Arthroscopic lateral release.
Elkousy, H.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO/POS
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • Coventry Virginia - HMO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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