Dr. Stephen Appleton specializes in the treatment of injuries and disorders of the hip and knee. He performs primary and revision hip and knee joint replacement surgery as well as partial joint replacement and is actively involved in research in the field.
Dr. Appleton received his medical degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, where he was inducted into the Gold Humanism Honor Society. Dr. Appleton completed his Orthopaedic Residency at the University of Vermont in Burlington, Vermont. He received further training at Duke University where he completed a Fellowship in Adult Reconstructive Surgery of the Hip and Knee and was inducted into the Piedmont Orthopaedic Society.
In addition to his association with the Gold Humanism Honor Society and the Piedmont Orthopaedic Society, Dr. Appleton is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the American Academy of Hip and Knee Surgeons, and the American College of Surgeons.
Dr. Appleton moved to Dallas at an early age and is a graduate of St. Mark’s School of Texas. He earned a bachelor’s degree from Emory University in Atlanta, GA while instructing and competing in skydiving.
Baylor Scott & White Orthopedic Associates of Dallas provides a full range of orthopedic services. To offer each patient the choices and care that they need, we have assembled an experienced group of physicians and professional staff. From diagnosis and surgery to the rehabilitation of muscle and joint conditions, BSW Orthopedic Associates of Dallas offers a full spectrum of care in Dallas and its surrounding areas. Services include general and specialty clinics, digital X-ray, medical equipment and physical therapy.
BSW Orthopedic Associates of Dallas has five different locations to provide care where it is convenient for the patient, Baylor University Medical Center Dallas, Medical City Dallas Hospital, Baylor Scott & White Medical Center- Plano, Frisco, and McKinney.
At BSW Orthopedic Associates of Dallas, each of the physicians is considered an expert in their area of sub-specialization. Each surgeon focuses their practice to maintain a comprehensive understanding of the pathology and procedures that they perform. In the ever-evolving world of medicine, it is critical that your physician is up to date on the current research and techniques available to optimize your treatment. You can be sure your BSW Orthopedic Associates of Dallas physician is on the cutting edge of their area of expertise.