World-Renowned Knee Leaders
Knee surgeons and doctors are medical specialists who diagnose and treat injuries and conditions affecting any part of the knee, including the cartilage, tendons, kneecap, and knee joint. These surgeons and doctors possess a critical understanding of this weight-bearing joint and aid patients in finding a treatment option that relieves their knee pain, whether that option is a nonsurgical treatment or a knee surgery, like total knee replacement or arthroscopic knee surgery.
At Carrell Clinic, all of our world-renowned leaders are board-certified and fellowship-trained experts within their field of subspecialty as well as fully trained general orthopaedic specialists. This includes our knee doctors, Dr. John Baker, Dr. Daniel Cooper, Dr. Paul Peters, Jr., Dr. Daniel Worrel, Dr. Kurt Kitziger, Dr. Mark Muller, Dr. Michael Khair, Dr. Field Scovell, Dr. Jason Klein, Dr. Brian Gladnick, and Dr. Bradford Waddell. Our knee specialists’ advanced training and certifications attest to their skill and the profound dedication they have toward the treatment and surgical care of their knee patients.
Do You Need Specialized Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Care for the Knee?
A knee injury or condition can disrupt your life as well as keep you from enjoying the activities you love. Below are some common signs and symptoms you may be experiencing if you have a knee-related injury or condition:
- Hip pain in addition to knee pain
- Inflammation near your patella (kneecap)
- Joint instability
- Knee catches or locks up
- Knee pain when straightening or bending your knee
- Pain when moving your knee joint
- Walking feels unsteady or dangerous
If you've been experiencing knee pain or any of the symptoms described above, you may be suffering from a sports-related or orthopaedic injury or condition of the knee. One of our specialty-trained knee doctors can expertly diagnose you as well as work with you to find the treatment solution right for you. Common knee injuries and conditions our knee specialists see include:
- Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) tears
- Cartilage damage
- Chondral injuries
- Complex ligament injuries
- Meniscus tears
- Patellofemoral pain syndrome
- Posterior cruciate ligament (PCL) injuries
- Tendon injuries
- Types of arthritis, including osteoarthritis
Experience a Legacy of Excellence and Exceptional Knee Care.
Serving the needs of Dallas, Frisco, and the surrounding areas, our knee doctors are world-renowned leaders who are dedicated to providing patients with the specialized knee care they need to get back to an active, healthy life.
Having dedicated their practices to offering patient-centered care, our knee doctors understand that while a knee surgery, such as knee replacement, knee arthroscopy, or cartilage restoration surgery, may be the best treatment option for one patient, another patient may benefit more from a nonsurgical solution, such as anti-inflammatory medication or physical therapy.
If knee surgery is recommended for you and your injury or condition, rest assured that our knee surgeons continue to uphold excellence by keeping up to date with the latest advancements in technology, knee surgery, and surgical techniques. Our surgeons are also committed and well-respected in their field and know how to perform a full range of knee surgeries and minimally invasive procedures. This includes the following knee surgeries:
- ACL reconstruction surgery
- Cartilage restoration surgery
- Knee arthroscopy
- Ligament repair
- Meniscus arthroscopic repair
- Minimally invasive joint replacement
- Robotic-arm assisted knee replacement
- Total knee replacement
- Unicondylar knee replacement (partial knee replacement)
100 Years of Experience. 10 World-Renowned Knee Leaders. 1 Legacy of Excellence.
At Carrell Clinic, we have a long-standing tradition of providing patient-centered excellence that dates back to 1921. Because the drive, dedication, and high standards of those who came before us were upheld and infused into Carrell Clinic, we are highly respected and known for our dedication to excellence throughout the Southwest and the nation.
As one of our knee patients, you will experience our rich heritage as well as exceptional orthopaedic and sports medicine care that is focused solely on you and your individual needs. Our devotion to you and your knee care starts the second you walk into our Dallas or Frisco office and lasts throughout your entire journey with us. Whether you need a custom treatment plan for arthritis, knee pain, or an ACL injury or a surgical consultation to discuss if knee surgery or joint replacement is right for you, we are here to provide you with the exceptional patient-centered care you need to get back to your active, healthy life.
To consult with one of our knee doctors, please call (214) 220-2468 or request an appointment online.
Our Regional Knee Experts
John A. Baker, M.D.
Daniel E. Cooper, M.D.
Paul C. Peters, Jr., M.D.
Daniel A. Worrel, M.D.
Kurt J. Kitziger, M.D.
Mark S. Muller, M.D.
M. Michael Khair, M.D.
J. Field Scovell, III, M.D.
Jason S. Klein, M.D.
Brian P. Gladnick, M.D.
Bradford S. Waddell, M.D.