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Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine

Kim Alan Foreman , MD

Azalea Orthopedics
8101 S Broadway Ave
Tyler, TX 75703

(903) 561-2495


Specialization: Sports Medicine, Knees, and Shoulder Board Certification Board Eligible, American Board of Orthopedic Surgery. Affiliations/Privileges Mother Frances Hospital Tyler, Texas October 1994 - Present East Texas Medical Center Tyler, Texas October 1994 - Present University of Texas Health Center at Tyler Tyler, Texas Clinical Staff November 1994 - Present Education Fellowship San Diego Knee and Sports Medicine Fellowship San Diego, California March 1987 - December 1987 Residency Orthopedic Surgery Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center July 1982 - June 1986 Post Graduate: Rotating Flexible Internship Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center July 1981 - June 1982 Graduate: Texas Tech University School of Medicine Lubbock, Texas Class Rank - 7/43; GPA - 90.59 Undergraduate: University of Texas, Austin, Texas B.A. Biology, December, 1976 High School: A.N. McCallum High School, Austin, Texas Class Rank - 28/613 Graduated May, 1973 Work HistoryAzalea Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Clinic, P.A. October 2001 - Present East Texas Orthopedics & Sports Medicine October 1994 - October 2001 Private Practice June 1988 - September 1994 Academic Honors National Merit Finalist Who's Who in American High Schools National Honor Society (2 years) Dean's Honor Roll (4 Semesters) Lange Medical Publications Award Alpha Omega Alpha Licensure Texas #F9435 1981 - Present Academic Appointments Instructor Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center July 1986 - March 1987 Assistant Professor Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center January 1988 - June 1988 Clinical Assistant Professor Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center July 1985 - October 1994 Professional Societies Member, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons February, 1992 - Present Texas Medical Association October 1994 - Present Smith County Medical Society October 1994 - Present Texas Society of Sports Medicine June 1995 - Present Research The Effects of Singlet Oxygen in the Oxygen Effect University of Texas, Austin, 1976 Evaluation of Bony Ingrowth of Carbon Fiber in the Canine Model, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, July 1984 - May 1986 Prospective, Randomized Evaluation of Treatment of Lateral Ankle Sprains, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Determination of Q Angle After Tibial Tubercle Transfer, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center The Quadriceps Active Displacement Test in Evaluation of the Anterior Cruciate Ligament, San Diego, California Presentations Median Nerve Compression at the Wrist: Surgical Techniques Western Orthopaedic Association, Salt Lake City, Utah, October 1983 Ligament Reconstruction and Augmentation with the Use of Carbon Fiber - A Preliminary Report Mark Coventry Orthopaedic Society, Lubbock, Texas, May 1984 Ambulatory Brace Treatment of Acetabular Dysplasia, American Academy of Pediatrics - Orthopedic Section, San Antonio, Texas, October 1985 An In Vitro Study of FunctionalOrthoses in the ACL Disrupted Knee, Orthopaedic Research Society, Atlanta, Georgia, February 1988 Determining the Prognosis of Partial Tears of the Anterior Cruciate Ligament by Anterior DisplacementMeasurement, American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, Palm Desert, California, June 1988 Publications Foreman, K.A., and Robertson, W.W.: Radiographic Measurement of Infantile Tibia Vara. Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics, 5:452-455, 1985. Lewis, R.C.; Nordyke, M.D., and Foreman, K.A.: Median Nerve Compression Cause by a Synovial Cyst,1986. Bulletin of the Hospital for Joint Disease Orthopaedic Institute, 46:68-71, 1986. Duncan, K.H.; Lewis, R.C.; Foreman, K.A., and Nordyke, M.D.: Treatment of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome by Members of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand: Results

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 41 Years

Languages Spoken: English and Spanish


Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

  • CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital Jacksonville

Education and Training

Medical School
Texas Tech University Health Science Center School Of Medicine Graduated in 1981

Main Location

Fax: (903) 393-9752
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-8:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-8:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-8:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-8:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-8:00 PM
Sat8:00 AM-6:00 PM

Other Locations

FTM Management LLC
3414 Golden Rd
Tyler, TX 75701
(903) 597-2508

Fax:(903) 393-9752
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM

Insurance Plans Accepted

Please verify insurance information directly with your doctor’s office as it may change frequently.
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS TX Blue Advantage HMO
  • BCBS TX BlueChoice
  • Blue Essentials HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • First Health PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana National POS
  • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO