Andrew Scott Parker, MD-Sports Medicine - Allen, TX

A member of Texas Health Physicians Group

Sports Medicine
Orthopedics
Primary Location
Texas Health Sports Medicine Specialists #896
1120 Raintree Circle
Ste 280
AllenTX 75013-5258
Hospital Affiliations
Texas Health Plano
Texas Health Allen
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  • About Me
    Specialties
    Sports Medicine
    Orthopedics
    Gender
    M
    Age
    35
    Education
    Baylor College of Medicine - GME - MD
    2011
    Baylor College of Medicine - Ortho Surgery Dept
    Baylor College of Medicine - Ortho Surgery Dept
    American Sports Medicine Institute
    Bio
    Dr. Andrew Parker is a DFW native. After graduating from high school in Fort Worth he attended Texas A&M University in College Station, where he studied Genetics and English — graduating magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Science degree. He went on to attend medical school at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas, and remained there to complete his 5-year orthopedic residency training. During his residency training, Dr. Parker received recognition for earning the highest cumulative exam scores in his class and was awarded the Bronze Hammer for most outstanding resident. He also received the Tullos Award for excellence in research as a resident.

    Following his orthopedic residency, Dr. Parker pursued additional training in sports medicine at the American Sports Medicine Institute in Birmingham, Alabama, under the direction of James R. Andrews, M.D., and the world-renowned Andrews Sports Medicine and Orthopedic Center. During his fellowship, he served as a team physician for the University of Alabama and the University of West Alabama, as well as the Birmingham Barons (the White Sox minor league AA affiliate). Under the expert tutelage of Drs. James Andrews, Lyle Cain, Jeffrey Dugas and Benton Emblom, Dr. Parker’s training focused on the surgical management of complex sports injuries in elite-level athletes and overhead throwers — with a portion of the fellowship dedicated to intensive training in hip arthroscopy. He has also cared for athletes in the NFL, MLB, NBA and PGA, as well as WWE, U.S. Olympic and USA Cheer teams. He has been the team physician for multiple high schools in both Alabama and Texas, and has cared for members of the Alabama Ballet and Houston Ballet. After completing his fellowship, he returned to the Metroplex to be close to his family and to serve the community in which he grew up.

    Dr. Parker’s practice includes operative and non-operative treatment of all types of orthopedic conditions, from sports related injuries to arthritic and degenerative conditions. He specializes in less invasive arthroscopic surgical techniques for the hip, knee, ankle, shoulder and elbow, as well as partial and total joint replacement of the knee and shoulder. He performs arthroscopic shoulder surgery for labral and rotator cuff tears, as well as open treatment of complex shoulder injuries and degenerative conditions. He received extensive training in the treatment of elbow conditions, and is proficient in both UCL reconstruction (Tommy John surgery) and UCL repair with internal brace, a new technique that can cut recovery time in half.

    Dr. Parker also performs patellar stabilization procedures and arthroscopic knee surgery, including meniscal repair, ACL and multi-ligamentous reconstruction of the knee, cartilage preservation and restoration. His goal is to preserve or repair the native tissue whenever possible, and to return his patients to their pre-injury level of activity.

    Dr. Parker is a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine and the Arthroscopy Association of North America. When he’s not working, he enjoys cooking, playing guitar and piano, working out, and spending time being active and outside with his family (two kids and two dogs).
  • Additional Locations
    Allen Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
    1120 Raintree Circle
    Ste 280
    Allen, TX 75013
  • 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
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    • 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 HealthSpring PPO Medicare Adv
    • City of Euless
    • City of Rockwall
    • Coventry First Health PPO
    • Coventry/First Health Workers Comp
    • 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 Rest Of Texas
    • Molina Medicaid Star Plans
    • Molina Medicaid Star Plus Plans
    • Molina Medicare Adv HMO
    • Molina Medicare Adv MMP
    • Molina Medicare Adv PPO
    • Molina Medicare Adv SNP
    • MolinaMedicaidChip
    • 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 BCBS ACO
    • SWHR NextGenACO 2019
    • SWHR NextGenACO 2020
    • SWHR TexasHealth Aetna ACO
    • SWHR UHC ACO
    • SWHR UHC MA HMO WellMed ACO
    • Tricare Humana Military Prime
    • Tricare Humana Military Standard
    • TriWest Choice VA
    • UHC AARP NTSP Medicare
    • UHC Commercial HMO
    • UHC Commercial POS
    • UHC Commercial PPO
    • USA Commercial PPO
    • USA Lonestar Network Workers Comp
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