Mitchell F. Fagelman, M.D.

Dr. Fagelman is a fellowship-trained orthopedist who specializes in complex shoulder and elbow surgery. This includes joint replacement, fractures, arthroscopic rotator cuff repair and non-operative care.

Dr. Fagelman graduated from the school of Liberal Arts at the University of Texas – Austin and received his medical degree from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. He completed an internship and performed his orthopedic residency at Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine in Chicago. He completed a fellowship in Shoulder and Elbow Surgery at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia in 2006.

Dr. Fagelman has served as Vice-President at THR – Plano. He has been recognized as a Rising Star in Texas Monthly, in 2015-17.

Dr. Fagelman enjoys spending time with his family and traveling.

Primary Specialties
  • Elbow
  • Shoulder
  • Sports Medicine
Education Highlights
  • Fellowship – Shoulder and Elbow Surgery – University of Pennsylvania – Philadelphia, PA 2005-06
  • Residency – Orthopedic Surgery – Loyola University Medical Center – Chicago, IL – 2000-2005
  • Medical – University of Texas Health Science Center – Houston, TX – 2000
  • The 2005 Charles M. Schwartz traveling Fellowship – June 2005
  • Excellence in Research – Loyola Department of Orthopaedics – May 2005 Second Place
  • Chicago Trauma Resident Research Conference – 2002
  • Ansen L. Williams Scholarship Award – 1991-1995
  • Voted: Texas Monthly Rising Stars Edition 2015 – 2016
  • Voted: Texas Monthly Super Doctors – 2017 – 2019
  • Recognized among D Magazine’s Best Doctor in Dallas – 2017
  • Recognized among D Magazine’s Best Doctors in Collin County – 2019 – 2020

The Orthopedic physicians, surgeons, and physical and occupational therapists at OrthoTexas offer the best available treatment options for all foot and ankle related medical conditions. We provide personalized care to patients recovering from surgeries or injuries.

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