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Patrick Wupperman, M.D.

    “My goal in sports medicine is to return athletes to their current (or higher) level of function as soon as possible."

    Patrick Wupperman, M.D.

    Orthopedic Surgery

    PATRICK WUPPERMAN, M.D.

    Orthopedic Surgery
    Clinic Address: 8101 South Broadway, Tyler, Texas 75703
    Phone: (903) 561-2495  Ext. 7918

    Dr. Patrick Wupperman, named as a Texas Rising Star in 2013 and 2014 by SuperDoctors.com, is board certified in orthopaedic surgery and fellowship trained in sports medicine by Dr. James Andrews of Birmingham, Alabama. Recognized by Texas Monthly as an expert in shoulder surgery, he also specializes in treatment of knee and elbow conditions. He treats school age to professional athletes but is also dedicated to improving the quality of life of their families’ injuries. He also has a special interest in Autologous Cartilage Implantation.

    He is Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery and is a member of the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, the Texas Orthopaedic Association and a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.

    “My goal in sports medicine is to return athletes to their current (or higher) level of function as soon as possible,” Wupperman explains. “This also includes keeping older athletes (and other patients) as active as possible throughout their lives to improve their overall quality of life.”

    Dr. Wupperman joined Azalea from the American Sports Medicine Institute in Birmingham, Alabama, an area known nationally and internationally for work with some of the most high profile athletes in sports.

    He is assisted by Physician’s Assistant Jon Redwing, MS, PA-C, CAO, ATC.

    Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery, Complex Shoulder Problems, ACL & PCL Reconstruction, Elbow Arthroscopy & Reconstruction, Articular Cartilage Restoration, Meniscal Repairs & Allografts, Shoulder and Elbow Injuries in Throwing Athletes

    Board Certification:
    Board Certification Orthopedic SurgeryLicense:
    Medical, Texas

    Fellowship:
    American Sports Medicine Institute
    Mentor: Dr. James Andrews
    Sports Medicine
    August 2005-July 2006

    Residency:
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    Nashville, Tennessee
    Orthopaedic Surgery
    July 2001- June 2005

    Internship:
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    Nashville, Tennessee
    General Surgery
    July 2000- June 2001

    Medical School:
    University of Texas Medical School at Houston
    Houston, Texas
    Medical Doctor
    August 1996- June 2000

    American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
    American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery
    Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society

    Wupperman, Patrick L MD and Kurt Spindler, MD. Revision ACL Surgery Using a Two-Incision Technique. Sports Medicine & Arthroscopy Review. 13(1):32-37, March 2005Wupperman P, Spindler KP and Eric McCarty. Presentation Rate of Articles from the 2001 American Journal of Sports Medicine. Presented at 2005 Vanderbilt Orthopaedic Society Meeting, Destin, Florida; April 2005

    Wupperman P, Spindler KP and Eric McCarty. Presentation Rate of Articles from the 2001 American Journal of Sports Medicine. Presented at 2003 Tennessee Orthopaedic Society Meeting, Amelia Island, Florida; August 2003

    Wupperman, Patrick and Richard Wilcox, Ph.D. Relative intrinsic efficacy of dopaminergic agents at D1a and D2a receptors in clonal cell lines. Presented at University of Texas Honors Symposium 1993; Austin, Texas.

    Clinic Address: 8101 South Broadway, Tyler, Texas 75701

    Satellite Clinic Hours: Palestine Satellite Clinic: Tuesday mornings

    Appointment Line: (903) 939-7501

    Phone (903) 561-2672

    Fax (903) 561-2686