Dr. Andrew Dossett

Andrew B. Dossett, M.D.

Spine Surgery

About Dr. Dossett

Dr. Andrew Dossett is an orthopaedic surgeon specializing in the back, neck, spine, and sports medicine at Carrell Clinic. 

A native of Shreveport, Louisiana, Dr. Dossett attended Jesuit High School. He received a football scholarship to the University of Southern California where he was honored for his scholastic achievement by being named a summa cum laude graduate and being inducted into Phi Beta Kappa.

Dr. Dossett attended medical school at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas. After graduating, he completed a University of Texas Southwestern Medical School orthopaedic residency at Parkland Hospital and affiliated hospitals. As a resident, Dr. Dossett presented papers at a number of national medical conferences on trauma research conducted at Parkland Hospital.

After completing his residency, Dr. Dossett was awarded a one-year fellowship in spine surgery under Robert Watkins, MD at the renowned Kerlan-Jobe Orthopedic Clinic in Los Angeles, California.

Dr. Dossett is a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. He is a certified member of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and is an active member of the North American Spine Society. In addition, Dr. Dossett is a member of the National Football League Team Physicians and the Major League Baseball Team Physicians. He currently is a spine consultant for the Dallas Cowboys Football Club, the Texas Rangers Baseball Club and the Dallas Stars Hockey Club. Dr. Dossett also serves as a consultant to numerous Division I athletic programs in treating their athletes that have spinal disorders.

Dr. Dossett is the author of numerous articles on fusions in the lumbar spine, as well as neck injuries in athletes, and presents on a national basis for athletic injuries to both the cervical and lumbar spine.

Dr. Dossett is married and is the proud father of six children. He enjoys spending time with his family and, in his free time, thinks about playing golf.

Dr. Dossett Specializes In:

Cervical, Thoracic & Lumbar Spine Disorders
Spine Athletic Injuries

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Physician Coordinator

Erin Kuykendall
Phone: (214) 220-2468 Ext. 1383
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American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Certified

Education and Training

Medical Degree

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX

Orthopaedic Surgery Residency

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX

Spine Surgery Fellowship

Cedars-Sinai Kerlan-Jobe Institute, Inglewood, CA

Certification and Affiliations


  • Board Certification: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Fellow
  • Dallas County Medical Society
  • North American Spine Society
  • Texas Medical Association
  • Texas Orthopaedic Association
  • Texas Society of Sports Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

  • North Central Surgical Center
  • Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children
  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas
  • Baylor University Medical Center

Sports Affiliations

  • National Football League Physicians Society
  • Major League Baseball Team Physicians Association
  • Dallas Cowboys Football Club, Spine Consultant
  • Texas Rangers Baseball Club, Spine Consultant
  • Dallas Stars Hockey Club, Spine Consultant