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Robert W. Dennis, M.D

    I pride myself on providing options for athletes who have suffered an injury so they can return to the sport they love!

    Robert W. Dennis, M.D

    Orthopedic Surgery

    ROBERT W. DENNIS, M.D.

    Clinic Address: 3414 Golden Road, Tyler, Texas 75701
    Phone: (903) 939-7504
    Patient Appointment: (903) 939-7501

    Dr. Dennis grew up in Tyler and remains an active part of the community.  He has extensive training in sports medicine, including a fellowship in sports medicine at the North Sydney Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Centre in Sydney, Australia.

    Specializing in arthroscopic knee and shoulder surgery, Dr. Dennis is equipped to handle all types of sports-related injuries.  Through extensive training and experience, Dr. Dennis is recognized as a leader in East Texas in his field of study.

    Fellowship:
    North Sydney Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Center
    Sydney, Australia
    October, 1993 – February, 1994

    Residency:
    March 1990 – February 1994

    Internship:
    The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
    Department of General Surgery
    1987 – 1988

    Medical Education:
    The University of Texas
    Houston, Texas
    Medical Doctor
    1987

    Undergraduate Education:
    Texas A&M University
    College Station, Texas
    BBA
    1983

    Sports Medicine

    Knees
    Shoulders
    Pediatric

    27th “Characterization of Cells from Fibrous Union Bone Defects”
    The Walter Reed Bone Symposium
    Washington, District of Columbia
    March 23, 1989

    “Preliminary Characterization of cells from Calvarial Nonunion Defects”
    Texas Mineralized Tissues Society
    Kerrville, Texas
    April 23 – 25, 1989

    “Regulation of 1, 25 (OH)2D3 of Phospholipase A2 Activity and Prostaglandin Production in Osteoblast-Like Cells”
    Orthopaedic Research Society
    New Orleans, Louisiana
    February 05 – 08, 1990

    “Postoperative Broken Drain Study”
    Southern Medical Association
    Orlando, Florida
    November 02 – 06, 1994

    “Regulation of 1, 25 (OH)2D3 of Phospholipase A2 Activity and Prostaglandin Production in Osteoblast-Like Cells”
    Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery: Abstracts 1990

    “1, 25 (OH)2D3 of Stimulation of Prostaglandin E2 Synthesis is Correlated with Activation of Phospholipase A2 Osteoblast-Like Cells in Vitro”, BONE
    February 05 – 08, 1990

    “Five Year Follow-up of Uncemented Total Knee Arthroplasties with Immediate Weight Bearing: Clinical and Roentgenographic Comparison”
    Abstract submitted 1994 in association with Dr. Mervyn Cross
    Australian Institute of Musculoskeletal Institute

    Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
    Outstanding House Staff, 1989

    Clinic Address: 3414 Golden Road, Tyler, Texas 75701

    Hospital Privileges:
    East Texas Medical Center
    Trinity Mother Frances Hospital
    University of Texas Health Science Center

    Main Appointment Line: (903) 939-7501

    Direct Line: (903) 939-7504

    Fax (903) 939-7755