Dr. Simon Cavendish Mears MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Simon Mears is an orthopedic surgeon in Plano, Texas and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center and Johns Hopkins Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and has been in practice for 18 years. Dr. Mears accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 12 doctors at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center and one of 42 at Johns Hopkins Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital
High performing in Orthopedics

Johns Hopkins Hospital
Ranked #12 in Orthopedics

Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

Johns Hopkins University
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1996–2001

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Fellowship, Adult Reconstructive Orthopedics, 2002–2003

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Class of 1996

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

MD State Medical License
Active through 2015

TX State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook

Publications & Presentations

Classification and Surgical Approaches to Hip Fractures for Nonsurgeons.
Mears, S. C.

Screw Insertion in Osteoporotic Bone: Turn-of-the-Nut and Torque-based Techniques Provide Similar Resistance to Bone Plate Slippage.
Mears, S. C.,Langdale, E. R.,Belkoff, S. M.

Sedation depth during spinal anesthesia and survival in elderly patients undergoing hip fracture repair.
Brown, C. H.,Azman, A. S.,Gottschalk, A.,Mears, S. C.,Sieber, F. E.

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Insurances Accepted

  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst BCBS Maryland POS
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Network POS
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • 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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