Timothy Schacherer, M.D.

  • Robert W. Bucholz, M.D. Professorship in Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Orthopaedic Surgery - General Orthopaedics
  • Elbow Conditions
  • Hand Surgery

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Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine (Frisco)

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Biography

Timothy Schacherer, M.D., is a Professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and the Department of Plastic Surgery at UT Southwestern Medical Center. He holds the Robert W. Bucholz, M.D. Professorship in Orthopaedic Surgery.

Dr. Schacherer earned his medical degree at the Medical College of Virginia. He completed a residency in orthopaedic surgery at Naval Medical Center Portsmouth and received advanced training in microvascular hand surgery through a fellowship at Thomas Jefferson University.

Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery in surgery of the hand, he joined the UT Southwestern faculty in 1994.

Dr. Schacherer is Co-director of Combined Hand Surgery Services at Parkland Memorial Hospital. A Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, he’s a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society and the Dallas County Medical Society.

He has published numerous academic articles and delivered several invited lectures.

In 2015, he received the Charles M. Reinert Award from the UT Southwestern Department of Orthopaedic Surgery.

Education & Training
  • Medical School - Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine (1975-1979)
  • Fellowship - Thomas Jefferson University (1985-1986), Hand Surgery
  • Residency - Naval Medical Center (1981-1985), Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Internship - Naval Medical Center (1979-1980), General Surgery
Professional Associations & Affiliations
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Dallas County Medical Society
Honors & Awards
  • Charles M. Reinert Award 2015, UT Southwestern Medical Center (Orthopaedic Surgery)

Clinical Focus

  • Elbow Conditions
  • Hand Surgery
  • Shoulder Conditions
  • Hand & Wrist Conditions
  • Complex Shoulder Repair

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