Dr. David H. Hildreth , MD

Hand Surgery and Orthopedic Surgery

(281) 344-1715

UT Physicians
1517 Thompson Rd
Richmond, TX 77469

Overview

With over 20 years of experience, Dr. Hildreth moved to the clinic after establishing a solid orthopedic program at The Methodist Hospital System. His work has contributed to advances in the treatment of small bone and joint conditions. He has mentored many of the medical community's brightest hand and upper extremity surgeons and continues to earn much respect within the Orthopaedic community as an associate professor at the Methodist Hospital and Weill Cornell University. Dr. Hildreth was the Chief of Hand Surgery in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery and director of the Hand Fellowship Program at Baylor College of Medicine for many years - and continues to serve as an associate professor in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at Baylor. Prior to Baylor, he practiced at the Institute for Hand and Upper Extremity Disorders at Hopestar Orthopedic Group in Houston. He became one of the first physicians in Houston to offer a new FDA-approved high-energy shockwave treatment for chronic tennis elbow when he opened the doors of the Tennis Elbow Institute in 2003 - an accomplishment that earned him a place among H Texas Magazine's Top Docs the same year. Recently featured in Newsweek and listed annually among Texas' Super Doctors, Dr. Hildreth is today an associate professor of clinical orthopaedic surgery at Weill Cornell University. He also practices at St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital, Kirby Surgical Center and the Methodist Health Center in Sugar Land. He is a consulting physician at Shriners Hospitals for Children and Texas Children's Hospital. He received his Medical degree from the University of Tennessee Center for Health Sciences, where he was awarded the Merck Scholastic Achievement Award. While performing his orthopedic residency at the University of South Florida College of Medicine, he became chief resident. He was a Christine Kleinert Fellow in Hand Surgery at the University of Louisville School of Medicine in Louisville, Kentucky and an Amelia Brown Fellow in Reconstructive Microsurgery, Microsurgery Unit - Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Dr. Hildreth has Certificate of Added Qualifications (CAQ) in Surgery of the Hand. He is a published author and continues to present to his peers at scientific and medical conferences.

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Languages Spoken: English and Spanish

Education & Training

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Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital
  • Memorial Hermann Texas Medical Center
  • Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital

Specialties: Hand Surgery and Orthopedic Surgery

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS TX BlueChoice
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA LocalPlus
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Community Health Choice Mrktplace MRF
  • First Health PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana HMO
  • Humana HMO Premier
  • Humana HMO Premier MRF
  • Humana Houston HMOx
  • Humana National HMO
  • Humana National POS
  • Humana Preferred PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Dr. Hildreth's Office Information

Fax: (713) 345-2413
Website: rbjc.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

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Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
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Doctor Hildreth's Other Office Information

UT Physicians
21222 Kingsland Blvd
Katy, TX 77450
(281) 344-1715

Fax:(713) 345-2413
Website:utphysicians.com
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
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UT Physicians
15035 Southwest Fwy
Sugar Land, TX 77478
(713) 486-3550

Fax:(713) 345-2410
Website:utphysicians.com
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
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