Dean N Papaliodis, MD-Sports Medicine - Fort Worth, TX

Dean N Papaliodis, MD

A member of Texas Health Physicians Group

Sports Medicine
Primary Location
Orthopedic Specialty Associates
800 5th Avenue
Ste 300 Ben Hogan Center
Fort WorthTX 76104
Hospital Affiliations
Texas Health Alliance
Texas Health Southwest Fort Worth
Texas Health Fort Worth
Accepting New Patients
Available for Virtual Visits
  • About Me
    Sports Medicine
    Tufts University School of Medicine - Registrar - MD
    Kerlan Jobe Orthopedic Clinic
    Albany Medical College
    Dean Papaliodis, M.D., specializes in sports medicine injuries with an emphasis on arthroscopic and reconstructive management of the upper and lower extremities. He has a special interest in cartilage injury and, after his fellowship training, spent time at the Harvard Cartilage Repair Center in Massachusetts learning advanced techniques in joint preservation. He is fellowship-trained in sports medicine from the renowned Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic in Inglewood, Calif.

    A Fort Worth native, Dr. Papaliodis attended Trinity Valley School for high school, then graduated Cum Laude from Texas Christian University with a bachelor's degree in chemistry. He later went on to receive his medical degree from Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston, Mass., before completing his orthopedics residency at Albany Medical College in New York — where he was named chief orthopedic resident. He has served as an assistant team physician and consultant to such athletic teams as the L.A. Lakers, L.A. Rams, L.A. Dodgers, L.A. Kings, Anaheim Ducks and USC Trojans. He has also provided physician coverage for the PGA and Senior PGA tours.

    Dr. Papaliodis has authored numerous peer-reviewed publications, book chapters and abstracts, and he continues to present his research at national orthopedic meetings and conferences. He has affiliations with the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Arthroscopy Association of North America and American Orthopaedic Society of Sports Medicine. He is an emerging leader in the American Orthopaedic Association.

    Dr. Papaliodis speaks fluent Greek and he has been known to lead amateur Greek and rock cover bands. In his free time, he enjoys cooking, playing golf and spending time with his family.
  • Additional Locations
    Orthopedic Specialty Associates
    2401 Westport Parkway
    Ste 150
    Fort Worth, TX 76177
  • Insurance Accepted
    • Aetna Better Health Chip Medicaid
    • Aetna Better Health Star Plans Medicaid
    • Aetna Medicare Adv HMO
    • Aetna Medicare Adv PPO
    • Aetna TX HealthAetna HMO
    • Aetna TX HealthAetna POS
    • Aetna TX HealthAetna PPO
    • Amerigroup Medicaid CHIP
    • Amerigroup Medicaid STAR
    • Amerigroup Medicaid STAR Kids
    • Amerigroup Medicaid STARP
    • Amerigroup Medicare Adv HMO
    • Amerigroup Medicare Adv MMP
    • Amerigroup Medicare Adv PPO
    • Amerigroup Medicare Adv SNP
    • BCBS Par Number
    • BCBS UT Connect HMO
    • Blue Advantage HMO
    • Blue Choice POS
    • Blue Choice PPO
    • Blue Essentials (HMO Blue)
    • Blue Medicare Advantage HMO
    • Blue Medicare Advantage PPO
    • Care N Care Medicare Advantage HMO
    • Care N Care Medicare Advantage PPO
    • Cigna Commercial HMO
    • Cigna Commercial OA
    • Cigna Commercial OAP
    • Cigna Commercial PPO
    • Cigna Health Spring Medicaid Star Plus
    • Cigna HealthSpring PPO Medicare Adv
    • City of Euless
    • City of Rockwall
    • Cook Childrens Medicaid Chip
    • Cook Childrens Medicaid Star
    • Cook Childrens Medicaid StarKids
    • Coventry First Health PPO
    • Galaxy Health Network PPO
    • HealthScope (DART)
    • HealthSmart PPO
    • Humana ChoiceCare Commercial OA
    • Humana ChoiceCare Commercial POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Commercial PPO
    • Humana HMO Medicare Adv
    • Humana PPO Medicare Adv
    • Medicare Railroad
    • Medicare Tarrant
    • MultiPlan (Beech Street) PPO
    • MultiPlan (Beech Street) PPO
    • ProCare Advantage Medicare HMO
    • QuickTrip HMO
    • Superior Medicaid Chip Plans
    • Superior Medicaid Star Plans
    • Superior Medicaid StarHealth Plans
    • Superior Medicaid StarPlus Plans
    • Superior Medicare Adv HMO
    • Superior Medicare Adv MMP
    • Superior Medicare Adv PPO
    • Superior Medicare Adv SNP
    • SWHR NextGenACO 2019
    • SWHR NextGenACO 2020
    • SWHR TexasHealth Aetna ACO
    • Tricare Humana Military Prime
    • Tricare Humana Military Standard
    • UHC AARP NTSP Medicare
    • UHC Commercial HMO
    • UHC Commercial POS
    • UHC Commercial PPO
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