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Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation

Faculty

Miguel A. Pirela-Cruz, MD, FACS

Professional History

2001 - Present

Professor, Regional Chairman

Board Certifications

National Board Certification 1981
Flex Board Certification 1981
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery 1989
Certificate of Added Qualification in Surgery of the Hand, ABOS 1990

Fellow of American College of Surgery, FACS 1991

Re certification C.A.Q., ABOS 1998
Re certification, ABOS 1998
Re certification C.A.Q., ABOS 2011
Re certification, ABOS 2011

Affiliates

AOA, AAOS, ASSH, AAHS, SWOTA, ACS, AMA, ASPN, FACS

Practice Focus

Hand and Micro Vascular Surgery

Language Spoken

English, Spanish

Amr A. Abdelgawad, MD, FACS

Professional History

2009 - Present

Associate Professor

Board Certifications

Master degree in Orthopaedics (Egypt) 2001

Diploma of SICOT 2003

Pediatric Orthopaedic fellowship (Memphis, TN) 2004

Pediatric Orthopaedic fellowship (New York, NY) 2005
Limb lengthening and reconstruction fellowship (Baltimore, MD) 2006

Orthopaedic Trauma fellowship (Toledo, OH) 2007
AO fellow (trauma and hip preservation) (Bern, Switzerland) 2008

Pediatric Spine fellowship (Cleveland, OH) 2008
Doctoral Degree of Orthopaedics (Egypt) 2008

Fellow of Americaln College of Surgery, FACS 2013

Affiliates

OTA, POSNA, SICOT, FACS

Practice Focus

Pediatric Orthopaedics, Limb lengthening and reconstruction, Adolescent hip problems, hip preservation, bone infections and non union, trauma.

Language Spoken

English, Arabic

Raymond J. Bagg, MD

Professional History

1977 - Present

Emeritus Professor

Board Certifications

Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners 1959

Diplomate, American Board of Orthopaedic - Surgery 1968
Recertified 1983
Fellowship- American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Fellowship- American Academy of Pediatrics

Practice Focus

Children's Orthopaedics

Language Spoken

English

Jonathan F. Cook, MD

Professional History

2010 - Present

Assistant Professor

Board Certifications

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery 1992
Certificate of Added Qualification in Surgery of the Hand, ABOS 1995
Re certification C.A.Q., ABOS 2012
Re certification, ABOS 2012

Affiliates

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery, California Orthopaedic Association, Military Orthopaedic Surgeons

Practice Focus

Hand and Orthopaedic Surgery

Language Spoken

English

Rona G. Fagan, RN, BSN, MA, ONC

Professional History

1989 - Present

Faculty Associate

Licensure

Registered Nurse, State of Texas
Certified Orthopaedic Nurse

Practice Focus

General Orthopaedics

Language Spoken

English

Enes M. Kanlic, MD, FACS

Professional History

1996 - Present

Professor

1990 - PhD degree in Orthopaedic Trauma (BH)
1983 - MS degree in Orthopaedic Trauma (BH)
1984 - Surgery Residency
1977 - Medical School

Board Certifications

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, (ABOS) Part 1- (September 2013)

AAOS Associate Member 2009
Fellow of American College of Surgery (F.A.C.S.) 2004
Hip Arthroplasty Fellowship 1999
AO/ASIF Faculty 1998
ECFMG 1993
Orthopaedic Trauma Fellowships 1984 and 1985
Boards 1984 (Bosnia, Herzegovina, BH)

Practice Focus

Minimally Invasive and Computer Assisted

Orthopaedic Trauma and Adult Reconstructive Surgery

Language Spoken

English, Spanish, German, Bosnian

English

M. Shaun Machen, MD

Professional History

2012 - Present

Associate Professor

Board Certifications

Diplomate of the National Board of Medical Examiners 1993
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery 2004
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Subspecialty - Orthopaedic Sports Medicine 2010

Education

Doctor of Medicine (Bethesda, MS) 1992
Transitional Internship (Aurora, CO) 1993
Orthopaedic Surgery Residency (Washington, DC) 2001

Pediatric Orthopaedic Fellowship (Salt Lake City, UT) 2002
Medical Licenses: Colorado, Utah and Texas

Affiliates

AAOS, AANA, ACS, OTA, POSNA, SP, SOMOS, SWOTA, TMA, TOA, El Paso Medical Society

Practice Focus

Pediatric Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine

Language Spoken

English, Spanish

Veronica Malone, MSN, ONC, FNP-C

Professional History

2010 - Present

Faculty Associate

Board Certification

Texas Board of Nurse Examiners - RN 1518
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners - FNP-C 2010
New Mexico Board of Nursing - CNP-C-01699
Registered Nurse from State of New Mexico - R30806
Orthopaedic Nurse Certification

Practice Focus

General Orthopaedics

Language Spoken

English

Gil M. Moreu, DPM

Professional History

2002-Present

Faculty Associate

Board Certification

Board Qualified by American Board Podiatric Surgery

Practice Focus

Podiatry: Foot Disorders

Language Spoken

English, Spanish

Elizabeth A. Pimentel, RN, MSN, FNP-C

Professional History

2006 - Present

Faculty Associate

Board Certification

Texas Board of Nurse Examiners - RN 1976
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners - FNP-C 2004

Practice Focus

General Orthopaedics

Language Spoken

English, Spanish

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