May 15, 2020 Blog 0

A History Of Excellence In Personalized Care

Orthopedics Associates has been serving the communities in our area for 44 years. Many aspects of our lives have changed since our first facility opened in 1976. But the personalized care and unquestioned expertise from our team of specialists remain unchanged.

We have continued our dedicated effort toward helping all patients enjoy healthy participation in sports and recreational activities while also remaining capable of making the simple movements that they depend on during their normal day-to-day activities.

Our Area’s Most Trusted Orthopedic, Surgery, and Sports Medicine Center

Orthopedic Associates offers a full spectrum of musculoskeletal care, along with in-house physical sports therapy, and state-of-the-art-technology. This includes our digital imaging and open MRI, and an on-site surgical center that is all designed with a goal of providing complete patient convenience.

Our patients continue to express their appreciation for the professionalism, knowledge, and complete level of care that they receive at our Flower Mound facility.

When you combine our favorable track record with the commitment and experience of our physicians and the additional members of our team, then it becomes clear why so many patients have been consistent in expressing their trust and gratitude for their experience with Orthopedic Associates.

This degree of satisfaction from our patients remains true regardless of whether you are experiencing an issue with your knee, back, neck, shoulder, elbow, hand, wrist, hip, ankle, or foot.

All Services That You Need In One Location

We also provide you and the members of your family with the peace-of-mind of having all services that you need in one location. That includes our diagnostics, surgery, and physical therapy services, along with the combination of 183 years in expertise from our doctors.   

In addition to the services that we provide that are related to Sports Medicine and In-House Imaging, our physicians are always available to share their knowledge should you require joint replacement or arthroscopic surgery. Our specialists are also here to assist with physical therapy, rehabilitation, and orthopedic trauma.

In addition to the enormous blend of resources and care that is available in one location, our patients also enjoy the high degree of accessibility to our services at Orthopedic Associates. We remain on-call to assist you 24 hours a day, seven days a week, including access through video appointments. 

We Serve Your Neighborhoods 

It is currently essential that you and your family honor all guidelines that exist due to the COVID-19 virus. This will keep you safe from potential contact with others which could place you at risk of experiencing this condition.

However, there will be a time in which it is safe for you to enjoy the many resources and activities that are awaiting you in our area. Regardless of whether you reside in Flower Mound, Grapevine, Lewisville, or any other location, we want you to experience the many options that make living in our communities so special.

That includes walking or biking in our parks and trails or becoming involved in the vast array of sports and recreational activities that are available.

If you encounter discomfort, illness, injury, or have a concern about anything that might keep you from being involved in physical activity, we are here to assist you. Our goal is for you to resume pain-free participation in the activities and lifestyle that you prefer. 

Meet Our Team Of Physicians

Our board-certified doctors are also specialists for every condition that you might encounter. They have lived in our area, become engrained in all aspects of being active participants in our communities, and also serve as team physicians for high schools and colleges throughout the region that surrounds Flower Mound.

That includes Jeffery S. Cantrell, M.D., who has remained highly knowledgeable in the most advanced forms of treatment for orthopedic and sports medicine injuries, with an emphasis on issues of the shoulder, knee, and elbow. Dr. Cantrell serves as the team physician for Argyle, Krum, and Pilot Point High Schools. He is also is a consulting team physician for the University of North Texas and Texas Women’s University.

Kent Dickson, M.D., is a former All-American swimmer who had the opportunity to experience a National Championship. He has been providing his expertise in care for the shoulder, hand, wrist, and elbow to patients in North Texas for over 20 years. Dr. Dickson has also treated numerous high school, collegiate, and professional athletes, including multiple world-record holders.  

J. David Evanich, M.D., is in his 20th year of treating patients in the community. He supplies his knowledge on issues of the hip and knee and has been voted as the Best Orthopedic Surgeon of Flower Mound. Dr. Evanich also serves on the Physician Leadership Council of One World Surgery. This nonprofit organization delivers care to patients in Third World countries.

Brady G Geisler, M.D., is a lifelong resident of the area who has been treating patients at Orthopedics of Associates since 1992. He specializes in assisting patients with conditions of the neck and spine. He also places an emphasis on conservative forms of treatment that involve both non-operative and operative solutions. Dr. Geisler also remains an active tennis player.

James Heerwagen, M.D., has been voted Best Orthopedic Surgeon of Denton County on multiple occasions while providing his knowledge on conditions of the knee and hip. He has served on the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery since 2008 and has been the consulting team physician for Flower Mound High School for nearly 20 years. He also maintains a very active lifestyle that includes running and skiing.

James C. McElroy, M.D., was born and raised in Texas, and also received his education at Texas A&M. He delivers assistance to patients who are experiencing issues in the neck and back. His training at a trauma hospital has expanded his experience in multiple forms of treatments for issues of the spine. This includes all variations of treatment that are both surgical and non-surgical.

Aaron D. Schrayer, M.D., was born and raised in our area, while also undergoing extensive training and education in North Texas. He supplies patients with experience in issues of the hip, knee, shoulder, and ankle while specializing in caring for patients with traumatic injuries. He also serves as the team position for Liberty Christian school, and remains active in running, soccer, and biking.

Manuj C. Singhal, M.D., has received extensive training in various sports injuries as part of his overall medical studies. He has also trained with the renowned Dr. James Andrews, which has enabled him to become extremely knowledgeable in ACL reconstruction, Tommy John surgery, rotator cuff surgery, and total knee replacement. He also serves as the team physician for The Colony High School and also for Lewisville High School.

Ian G. Wilkofsky, M.D., played collegiate football for four years at Williams College which blends with his training in various forms of traumatic injuries. He received a degree in medical school, then continued his education by attaining a master’s degree. Dr. Wilkofsky retains his expertise in issues of the shoulder and knee while serving as a team physician for Lake Dallas High School.

Michael J. WillenborgM.D., received his medical education at several institutions. That includes the University of Texas at Arlington, where he was also a member of the golf team. He has also completed his foot and ankle fellowship under the direction of Dr. Thomas Clinton and uses that experience with patients who are experiencing pain in those areas. He serves as the team physician for Marcus High School.

At Orthopedic Associates, We Are Here To Help

If you encounter discomfort, illness, injury, or have a concern about anything that might keep you from being involved in physical activity, the professionals at Orthopedic Associates are here to assist you. Our goal is to ensure that you can return to the activities and lifestyle that you prefer regardless of your particular health challenges.

We can also assist you through our video appointments and encourage you to contact one of the Orthopedic Associates’ two locations or request an appointment today.  

Phil Clark
Phil’s experience as a writer enabled him to generate advertising and marketing material throughout his career in the television industry before he expanded his level of knowledge by creating various promotional elements for all forms of media in other industries. He has also produced articles that have been published in numerous publications and websites, including usatoday.com, and USA Today’s football magazine, where he wrote weekly columns and player profiles for multiple years. He has also worked with Photoshop, Illustrator, and Vizio, and has a BS in Broadcasting from Indiana State University.