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When Do Bunions Require Surgery?

Do you have a bunion? Is it making everyday tasks like walking uncomfortable? Bunions can cause serious damage and pain to your entire foot. Don’t suffer in silence. Keep reading to learn how surgery can ease your pain.

Dec 4th, 2019
Should You Have Both Knees Replaced at the Same Time?

You played hard, and now you’re paying hard, too. Your knees aren’t what they used to be, so it’s time for replacement surgery. Should you replace them both at once, or one at a time? Here’s what you need to consider.

Aug 2nd, 2019
How Stem Cells Can Speed Recovery After Orthopedic Surgery

Orthopaedic surgery is usually about restoring pain-free mobility, so the time and discomfort associated with surgical recovery can be frustrating for patient and surgeon alike. Stem cell therapy emerges as an exciting technique to shorten recovery.

Feb 1st, 2019
Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays to you and yours from all of us at Texas Orthopaedic Associates!

Dec 4th, 2018
To Our Patients:

If you receive a letter from your insurance company stating that one or more of your Texas Orthopaedic Associates Physicians will no longer participate in your healthcare network effective June 2018 please rest assured this is not the case...

Apr 8th, 2018
Dr. Michael Landers in Star Local News

When temperatures hit triple digits, the last thing on most Plano residents’ to-do lists is go outside and exercise strenuously. Dr. Michael Landers, a sports medicine physician with Texas Orthopaedic Associates in Plano, shares sound advice for dealing..

Aug 13th, 2013
Christopher Miskovsky, M.D.

Dr. Miskovsky is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery with a Subspecialty Certificate in Surgery of the Hand. He earned his medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine in Washington, DC, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha...

Jun 14th, 2013
Dr. James Sterling on KDFW (Ch. 4)

Dr. James Sterling, physical medicine and rehabilitation physician on the medical staff of Texas Orthopaedic Associates, was interviewed on KDFW (Ch. 4) about baseline testing for concussion. Baseline testing helps to improve concussion care for local...

Aug 26th, 2012
Dr. James Montgomery on KDAF (Ch. 33)

Dr. James Montgomery, orthopedic surgeon on the medical staff of Texas Orthopaedic Associates, was mentioned in a story on KDAF (Ch. 33) about the website Friends in Kneed. The site provides a place for injured athletes who have sustained knee injuries...

Aug 26th, 2012
Dr. James Montgomery in Dallas Weekly

Featured in Dallas Weekly, StreamingOR an innovative video technology that offers new options to doctors and patients devloped by Dallas entrepreneur Clayton Redmon, owner of StreamVenue Healthcare. Dr. Jim Montgomery, considered one of the nation’s leadi

Jul 11th, 2012
Dr. Robert Scheinberg on KTVT (Ch. 11)

Dr. Robert Scheinberg, an orthopedic surgeon on the medical staff of Texas Orthopaedic Associates, was interviewed for a story that ran Thursday on KTVT (Ch. 11). The story featured StreamingOR, an innovative technology being used to stream live surgerie

Jul 5th, 2012
Dr. James Montgomery on WFAA (Ch.8)

Dr. James Montgomery, an orthopedic surgeon on the medical staff of Texas Orthopaedic Associates, was interviewed for a story that ran Friday on WFAA (Ch. 8). The story featured Friends in Kneed, a resource for recovering athletes. A teen patient created t

Jul 3rd, 2012
BACKUP FORMS POST

Please complete the following online forms before your first appointment. Each form will open in a new window, please complete one at a time. Please scroll to bottom of page and click submit upon completion of each form. If you have any problems or...

May 31st, 2012
Michael Landers, D.O.

Dr. Michael Landers is board certified in family practice and holds a certificate of added qualifications in Sports Medicine. Throughout his career, he has demonstrated a deep commitment to sports medicine in secondary and higher education. He graduated f

Mar 12th, 2010
Treatment Forms

For your convenience, we have included electronic forms that will need to be completed before treatment at TOA. Click the links below to download the forms in pdf format:

Oct 2nd, 2009
David Heck, OPA-C, ATC, LAT

David grew up in Allen, Texas. He graduated from Texas A&M University in 1992 with a bachelors degree in health. Serving as an Athletic Trainer for the Texas A&M football team, he gained invaluable experience in the field of Sports Medicine. He attained

Sep 27th, 2009
Darren Hughes, PA-C

Darren grew up in Sherwood, Oregon. He graduated from Abilene Christian University in 1996 with a bachelors degree in biology. He then attended University of North Texas Health Sciences Center for Physician Assistant Studies and graduated in 2000. Darre

Sep 27th, 2009
Kassidy Todd, PA-C

Kassidy grew up in Rocksprings, Texas where she was a 14-time Texas State Champion in track and cross country. She went on to run track at Baylor University where she received a Bachelors of Science in Education. Kassidy attended PA school at George Wash

Sep 27th, 2009
Before Your Appointment

Please complete the following online form before your first appointment. The form will open in a new window. Please cycle through each page and click submit upon completion of the form. If you have any problems or questions completing the form, please cont

Sep 23rd, 2009
Plano

Address 6020 W. Parker Road, Suite 240 Plano, Texas 75093

Sep 22nd, 2009
Scott O. Paschal, M.D.

Recognized as a leading authority in sports medicine and in arthroscopic and reconstructive surgery of the knee and shoulder, Dr. Scott Paschal is dedicated to providing the highest quality of care to each and every patient....

Sep 15th, 2009
Steven J. Thornton, M.D.

Dr. Steven Thornton is recognized as a leader in the age of minimally invasive surgery. His expertise includes arthroscopic and reconstructive surgery of the shoulder, knee, elbow, and hip with an emphasis on advanced arthroscopic techniques...

Sep 15th, 2009
F. Corry Payne, III, M.D.

Dr. F. Corry Payne’s busy practice includes patients of all ages, but the Dallas native admits feeling “right at home” treating even the youngest of athletes. For the past two decades, the orthopedic surgeon has repaired the knee injuries – his specialty..

Sep 14th, 2009
James C. Sterling, M.D.

A board certified sports medicine, sports medicine concussion and conservative spine specialist, Dr. James C. Sterling uses a holistic approach to alleviate musculoskeletal problems and return patients to daily routines and recreational activities...

Sep 14th, 2009
John S. Early, M. D.

John S. Early, M.D. is a board certified Orthopaedic surgeon specializing in the care of foot and ankle abnormalities. His interests range from the management of toe deformities to restoring weight-bearing function with complex reconstructions. His...

Sep 14th, 2009
James B. Montgomery, M.D.

Considered one of the nation’s leading specialists in sports medicine and knee surgery, Jim Montgomery accolades are many. An official member of the U.S. Olympic team, he has held the top medical positions in the Olympics organization – as Physician...

Sep 14th, 2009
John A. Racanelli, M. D.

A graduate of the University of Southern California, John A. Racanelli, M.D., came from California in the early 1980’s to attend the medical school at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. Following his residency at Parkland Hospital...

Sep 14th, 2009
James C. Walter, M.D.

Dr. James C. Walter specializes in arthroscopy and the treatment of sports-related injuries. He is committed to the highest quality of care for all athletes ranging from youth to professional. A native of Oklahoma, Dr. Walter attended Stanford University

Sep 14th, 2009
Michael J. Champine, M.D.

Michael J. Champine, M.D. is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon who is fellowship trained in adult reconstructive surgery. This area of expertise includes total knee replacement and total hip replacement. Dr. Champine has specialized training and exper

Sep 14th, 2009
Maria A. Turnage, M.D.

Dr. Maria Turnage is board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, a specialty dedicated to the nonsurgical treatment of various orthopedic and neurological disorders. Since completing her residency at the prestigious Rehabilitation...

Sep 14th, 2009
Kendra Braselton Knowles, PA-C

Kendra Braselton Knowles is a board certified Physician Assistant. She has been with Texas Orthopaedic Associates since January 2003. Kendra works primarily with Timothy Schacherer, MD, who specializes in upper extremity orthopaedics....

Jul 27th, 2009
Greg Meyer, OPA-C, LAT, ATC, OT-SC

Greg Meyer, board-certified as both an Orthopedic Physician Assistant and a state-licensed Athletic Trainer, In addition to assisting the TOA physicians with surgery and patient care, Meyer works closely with local public and private schools, athletic club

Jul 27th, 2009
Robert R. Scheinberg, M.D.

Dr. Robert R. Scheinberg is regarded as a leader and authority in the field of sports medicine. He treats athletes whose levels range from professional and collegiate to high school and recreational. As a team physician for the United States Ski Team...

Jan 14th, 2009
Scheinberg-CV

Certification Board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery since 1995 Honors D Magazine “Best Doctors” 2001 – Present Texas Monthly Magazine “Super Docs” 2005 – Present President Texas Sports Medicine Society Team Physician, United States Ski Team...

Jan 14th, 2009
Jason LaFon MS, PA-C

Jason LaFon MS, PA-C is a new provider at Texas Orthopedic Associates. He has over 9 years of experience in orthopedic foot and ankle injuries such as fracture care, sprains, sport-related injuries, and overuse syndromes. Additionally, he has...

Jan 12th, 2009