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Kim Foreman, M.D

The Doctor behind Azalea’s Ask an Orthopedist feature!

Kim Foreman, M.D

Orthopedic Surgery

KIM FOREMAN, M.D

Orthopedic Surgery

Clinic Address: 8101 South Broadway, Tyler, Texas 75703
Phone: (903) 561-2672 ext. 20
Patient Appointment: (903) 939-7501

Dr. Kim Foreman specializes in orthopedic surgery with an emphasis on sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery. He is board certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery.

He is also the doctor behind Azalea’s Ask an Orthopedist feature, answering the public’s questions about their orthopedic issues from around the world.

Fellowship:
San Diego Knee and Sports
San Diego, California
Medicine
March 1987 – December 1987

Residency:
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Lubbock, Texas
Orthopedic Surgery
July 1982 – June 1986

Internship:
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Lubbock, Texas
July 1981 – June 1982

Graduate Education:
Texas Tech University School of Medicine
Lubbock, Texas
Class Rank – 7/43; GPA – 90.59

Undergraduate Education:
University of Texas
Austin, Texas
B.A. – Biology
December, 1976

Certification:
Board Certified, American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

Licenses:
Texas #F9435
1981 – Present

Sports Medicine
Knees
Shoulder

Member, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
February, 1992 – Present

Texas Medical Association
October 1994 – Present

Smith County Medical Society
October 1994 – Present

Texas Society of Sports Medicine
June 1995 – Present

Median Nerve Compression at the Wrist:
Surgical Techniques
Western Orthopaedic Association,
Salt Lake City, Utah, October 1983

Ligament Reconstruction and Augmentation with the
Use of Carbon Fiber – A Preliminary Report
Mark Coventry Orthopaedic Society,
Lubbock, Texas, May 1984

Ambulatory Brace Treatment of Acetabular Dysplasia,
American Academy of Pediatrics – Orthopedic Section,
San Antonio, Texas, October 1985

An In Vitro Study of Functional Orthoses in the ACL Disrupted Knee,
Orthopaedic Research Society,
Atlanta, Georgia, February 1988

Determining the Prognosis of Partial Tears of the Anterior Cruciate
Ligament by Anterior DisplacementMeasurement,
American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine,
Palm Desert, California, June 1988

Foreman, K.A., and Robertson, W.W.:
Radiographic Measurement of Infantile Tibia Vara.
Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics, 5:452-455, 1985.

Lewis, R.C.; Nordyke, M.D., and Foreman, K.A.:
Median Nerve Compression Cause by a Synovial Cyst,1986.

Bulletin of the Hospital for Joint Disease
Orthopaedic Institute, 46:68-71, 1986.

Duncan, K.H.; Lewis, R.C.; Foreman, K.A., and Nordyke, M.D.:
Treatment of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome by Members of the
American Society for Surgery of the Hand: Results of a Questionnaire.
Journal of Hand Surgery, 12(3): 384-391, 1987.

Coleman, W.C., McCarron, R.F., and Foreman, K.A.:
“Dislocation of the Pisiform Treated by Primary Resection”: A Case Report. Accepted for publication by Clinical Orthopaedics, 1988.

Foreman, K.A.; Daniel, D.M.; and Stone, M.L.:
Determining the Prognosis of Partial Tears of the Anterior Cruciate Ligament
by Anterior Displacement Measurements.
Accepted for publication by The American Journal of Sports Medicine, 1990.

Blick, S.S.; Daniel, D.M.; Foreman, K.A.; Davis, J.C.; and Focht, L.:
Kinematics of the Quadriceps Stabilized Anterior Cruciate Ligament Sectioned Knee.
Accepted for publication by The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, 1990

Foreman, K.A., and Lewis, R.C.:
Median Nerve Compression at the Wrist:
Surgical Technique. Orthopaedic Transactions
8:57, 1984.

Foreman, K.A., and Robertson, W.W.:
Radiographic Measurement of Infantile Tibia Vara.
Orthopaedic Transactions 8:451, 1984.

Foreman, K.A., and Robertson, W.W.:
Ambulatory Brace Treatment of Acetabular Dysplasia.
Orthopaedic Transactions, 10:129-130, 1986.

Foreman, K.A.; Daniel, D.M.; Mortensen, W.M.; Davis, J.:
The Quadriceps Active Displacement Test for Evaluation of Pathologic Anterior Knee Displacement.

Instructor
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Texas Tech University
Health Sciences Center
July 1986 – March 1987

Assistant Professor
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Texas Tech University
Health Sciences Center
January 1988 – June 1988

Clinical Assistant Professor
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Texas Tech University
Health Sciences Center
July 1985 – October 1994

The Effects of Singlet Oxygen in the Oxygen Effect
University of Texas, Austin, 1976

Evaluation of Bony Ingrowth of Carbon Fiber in the
Canine Model, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center,
July 1984 – May 1986

Prospective, Randomized Evaluation of Treatment of Lateral Ankle Sprains,
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Determination of Q Angle After Tibial Tubercle Transfer,
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
The Quadriceps Active Displacement Test in Evaluation of the Anterior Cruciate Ligament,
San Diego, California

Clinic Address: 8101 South Broadway, Tyler, Texas 75701

Satellite Clinic Hours: Dr. Foreman also has hours at the Pittsburg and Longview Satellite Clinic on Mondays.

Hospital Privileges:
Mother Frances Hospital
Tyler, Texas
October 1994 – Present

East Texas Medical Center
Tyler, Texas
October 1994 – Present

University of Texas Health Center at Tyler
Tyler, Texas
Clinical Staff
November 1994 – Present

Main Appointment Line: (903) 939-7501

Direct Line: (903) 561-2625

Fax (903) 561-2685