Dr. Michael H. Heggeness MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Michael Heggeness is an orthopedic surgeon in Houston, Texas and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Houston Methodist Hospital and Methodist Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Miami Miller School of Medicine and has been in practice for 30 years. He is one of 86 doctors at Houston Methodist Hospital and one of 19 at Methodist Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Houston Methodist Hospital
Ranked #31 in Orthopedics

St. Luke's Medical Center
High performing in Orthopedics

St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital

Methodist Hospital

Education & Medical Training

St Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1984–1989

University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Class of 1984

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

TX State Medical License
Active through 2015

KS State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com
2011

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

Publications & Presentations

Effect of vertebroplasty on the compressive strength of vertebral bodies.
Pneumaticos, S. G.,Triantafyllopoulos, G. K.,Evangelopoulos, D. S.,Hipp, J. A.,Heggeness, M. H.

Quantitative imaging of murine osteoarthritic cartilage by phase-contrast micro-computed tomography.
Ruan, M. Z.,Dawson, B.,Jiang, M. M.,Gannon, F.,Heggeness, M.,Lee, B. H.

While we were sleeping.
Heggeness, M. H.

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