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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) 561-2495 Ext. 7920
    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) 561-2495 Ext. 7920

    Fax (903) 561-2685