For more than 30 years, Texas Orthopaedic Associates has been helping North Texans from all walks of life recover from injuries and resume healthy, active lives. Whether you are an Olympic athlete or just want to raise your arm again without pain, the physicians at Texas Orthopaedic Associates will do their best to help you fully recover using the least invasive treatment method possible. Today, through its offices in Dallas on Walnut Hill Lane and Greenville Avenue, as well as in Kaufman and Plano, the practice offers a number of specialties to patients.
Undergraduate: Baylor University - Waco, TX
Medical: UT Southwestern Medical School - Dallas, TX
Internship: University of Utah - Salt Lake City, UT (General Surgery)
Residency: University of Utah - Salt Lake City, UT (General Surgery) & UT Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX (Orthopedic Surgery)
Fellowship: American Sports Medicine Institute - Birmingham, AL (Orthopedic Sports Medicine)
As medical director of the top two rodeo organizations in the world, Justin Sports Medicine Program (Pro Rodeo and Pro Bull Riding) and Professional Bull Riders Sports Medicine Program, Dr. Tandy R. Freeman has treated some of the toughest and most severely injured athletes-professional bull riders, rodeo cowboys and cowgirls. He has treated injures that occur when 2,000 lbs. of raging bull collide with the fragile human body or when the ballet of rider and horse goes awry.
Beyond rodeo, he was Team Physician of the Dallas Mavericks, where he kept superstar Dirk Nowitzki and Steve Nash in peak condition, was orthopedic consultant ot the Dallas Burn, was team physician of the Dallas Freeze of the Central Hockey League and has served as a member of the physician pool to the U.S. Ski Team.