Dr. Steven F Viegas MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Steven Viegas is an orthopedic surgeon in Cypress, Texas and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Cypress Fairbanks Medical Center and Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital. He received his medical degree from Boston University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 35 years. Dr. Viegas accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 20 doctors at Cypress Fairbanks Medical Center and one of 24 at Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Hand Surgery

Education & Medical Training

St Elizabeth's Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1979–1980

Caritas Carney Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1980–1982

Caritas Carney Hospital
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1982–1983

University of Texas Medical Branch Hospitals
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1983–1984

Boston University School of Medicine
Class of 1979

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

TX State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Evaluation of Tele-ultrasound as a Tool in Remote Diagnosis and Clinical Management at the Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station and the McMurdo Research Station.
Otto, C.,Shemenski, R.,Scott, J. M.,Hartshorn, J.,Bishop, S.,Viegas, S.

Prediction of ligament length and carpal diastasis during wrist flexion-extension and after simulated scapholunate instability.
Patterson, R. M.,Yazaki, N.,Andersen, C. R.,Viegas, S. F.

Wrist anatomy and biomechanics.
Kijima, Y., Viegas, S.F.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access Choice PPO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred Plus POS
  • Anthem Blue Preferred Select
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthLink 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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