Southwest Sports Medicine & Orthopedics

Getting You Back In The Game

Southwest Sports Medicine & Orthopedics is a sports medicine clinic located in Waco and dedicated to meeting the medical needs of athletes and active adults of all ages in the Central Texas community. In addition to serving as the team physicians for Baylor Athletics, Southwest Sports Medicine works with junior colleges and high schools from all over Central Texas. Dr. Jon Ellis, Dr. David Haynes, Dr. Bradley Gilliam, Dr. Scott Hecox, Dr. Paul Bednarz and Dr. David Ferguson are board certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery.
Doctors Ellis, Haynes and Gilliam specialize in arthroscopic sports medicine focusing on shoulder, knee, elbow and hip. In addition to the arthroscopic sports medicine injuries, Dr. Scott Hecox specializes in hand, wrist and elbow. Dr. Paul Bednarz brings his expertise in foot and ankle surgery to the practice and Dr. David Ferguson specializes in total joint replacement and reconstruction. Joining alongside a very diverse group of sports medicine and specialty orthopedic physicians, Dr. J. Freeland Ackley brings a much-needed specialty to the Central Texas community — orthopedic spine surgery. With the addition of primary care sports specialists Dr. Chris W. Miars, Dr. Corbett Boone and Dr. Jaeson Courseault, Southwest Sports Medicine & Orthopedics can provide a wide range of non-surgical care for the injured athlete as well including concussion management, pulmonary function testing and the diagnosis and treatment of exercise induced asthma. Dr. Miars, Dr. Boone and Dr. Courseault are also trained in musculoskeletal ultrasound which provides improved in-office diagnostic capabilities as well as minimally invasive office treatments.

Southwest Sports Medicine & Orthopedics

50 Hillcrest Medical Blvd,
Suite 303

Best of Waco Winner

Orthopedic Surgeon, Dr. Jon M. Ellis, 2010-2013, 2015, 2016, 2018, 2019

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