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Texas Orthopaedic Association

Welcome to the Texas Orthopaedic

Welcome to the Texas Orthopaedic Association!

Thanks to our 2016 Platinum and Gold Sponsors



Ensuring Outstanding Care for Texas Patients


Since 1936, TOA has served as unified public policy voice and networking home for over 1,000 Texas orthopaedic surgeons. It is the only organization dedicated to the public policy interests of Texas orthopaedic surgeons. In addition, TOA produces valuable clinical, legal, business, and coding seminars and conferences specific to orthopaedics throughout the state of Texas.


Medicare's Major Announcement on Bundled Payments and MACRA

On July 25, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released a major proposal on the future of bundled payments and Medicare physician payments under MACRA.


Click here for full details and a link to TOA's 45-minute webinar on MACRA.


Orthopaedics: The Specialty of Second Chances


2016 TOA/TOF Annual Meeting

2016 Passing of the Torch
Past President Howard Epps, MD (l)
with TOA President Kyle Dickson, MD (r)


2016 Quiz Bowl Winners:
William Beaumont Army Medical Center

Nicholas Rensing, MD (l) and Nicholas Kusnezov, MD (r)


2017 TOA/TOF Annual Meeting

Save The Date!

May 4-6, 2017

The Joule

1530 Main Street

Dallas, TX

(214) 748-1300




Not open at this time - check back early January 2017


Contact the The Joule directly to book your room now!

Click here to see what new information is available.



TOA's Summary of the 84th Texas Legislature

The 84th Texas Legislature concluded on June 1st, and TOA was engaged in over a dozen issues that affected musculoskeletal health.


The various issues included allied health provider scope expansions, pharmaceutical issues (compound pharmacy ownership transparency and Schedule II prescribing changes), sports medicine, commercial insurance, Medicaid, and more.


TOA members are encouraged to read the June 12, 2015 TOA eConnect to read a full analysis about how the 84th Legislature affected orthopaedics in Texas and TOA's efforts.


The Texas Orthopaedic Journal

The Texas Orthopaedic Journal (TOJ) is the semiannual, peer-reviewed, printed and online accessed musculoskeletal science journal of Texas. The mission of TOJ is to disseminate clinical and basic science musculoskeletal endeavors to the Texas Orthopaedic community. TOJ aims to provide an informative publication platform for exchanging research, knowledge, and clinical experience across all aspects of orthopaedics. TOJ publishes original research articles, descriptive and systematic reviews, meta-analyses, case reports, commentaries, and letters to the editors.

Click here to view the The Texas Orthopaedic Journal.


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