Dr. Reed Locke Bartz MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Reed Bartz is an orthopedic surgeon in Waco, Texas. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Hillcrest Baptist Medical Center and Providence Health Center. He received his medical degree from University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston and has been in practice for 11 years. He is one of 16 doctors at Hillcrest Baptist Medical Center and one of 10 at Providence Health Center who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Orthopedic Sports Medicine

Education & Medical Training

Baylor College of Medicine
Residency, General Surgery, 1994 - 1995

Baylor College of Medicine
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1998 - 2002

University of Texas at Houston
Residency, Radiology, 1996 - 1997

Steadman Hawkins Clinic
Fellowship, Sports Medicine, 2002 - 2003

University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
Class of 1994

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

TX State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

A biomechanical comparison of initial fixation strength of 3 different methods of anterior cruciate ligament soft tissue graft tibial fixation: resistance to monotonic and cyclic loading.
Bartz, R.L., Mossoni, K., Tyber, J., Tokish, J., Gall, K., Siparsky, P.N.

The diagnosis of meniscus tears: the role of MRI and clinical examination.
Ryzewicz, M., Peterson, B., Siparsky, P.N., Bartz, R.L.

A true role model.
Bartz, R.L.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Illinois BlueChoice Select
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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