Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine

at UT Southwestern Frisco

12500 Dallas Parkway, 3rd Floor
Frisco, Texas 75033 (Directions)

Appointment New Patient Appointment or 469-604-9000

Recognized by U.S. News & World Report

UT Southwestern Medical Center has earned High Performing recognition for orthopaedic care from U.S. News & World Report.

The Orthopaedic Surgery team at UT Southwestern Frisco offers innovative surgical and medical options for patients who have injuries and disorders of the musculoskeletal system, which includes the bones, joints, and muscles. We apply a multidisciplinary approach to evaluate and treat all types of orthopaedic conditions and injuries. Next-day appointments are often available. 

We offer a broad range of care, covering:

All procedures requiring anesthesia will take place next door at UT Southwestern’s partner site – Texas Health Hospital Frisco. 

Get to Know a Few of Our Orthopaedic Experts

Meet Dr. Bass

Robert Bass, M.D., specializes in the surgical care of the hand, wrist, elbow, arm, and shoulder and is particularly experienced at managing fractures of the wrist and hand. Dr. Bass rejoined the UT Southwestern faculty in 2013 and is consistently included on D Magazine's Best Doctors in Hand Surgery list.

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Meet Dr. Bounajem

Georges Bounajem, M.D., specializes in hip and knee arthritis, primary and revision hip replacement, and primary and revision knee replacement. He joined the UT Southwestern faculty in 2020 and has received the James R. Olney, M.D. Memorial Award for Academic Achievement from the University of Kansas Medical Center’s Department of Orthopedic Surgery.

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Meet Dr. Cabrera

Alison Cabrera, M.D., specializes in sports injuries, including shoulder and knee injuries. Dr. Cabrera joined the UT Southwestern faculty in 2019 and has received several awards for her research. She is excited to be back home in DFW.

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Meet Dr. Manchanda

Kshitij “KJ” Manchanda, M.D., specializes in foot and ankle sports medicine, including injuries, replacements, tendon disorders, arthritis, and reconstruction. He joined the UT Southwestern faculty in 2021 and has received the UTSW Department of Orthopaedic Surgery’s W. Brandon Carrell Distinguished Physician Award for Outstanding Patient Care.

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Meet Dr. Schacherer

Timothy Schacherer, M.D., specializes in general orthopaedics, elbow conditions, and hand surgery. He joined the UT Southwestern faculty in 1994 and has received the Charles M. Reinert Award from the UT Southwestern Department of Orthopaedic Surgery.

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Located at the corner of the Dallas North Tollway and Eldorado Parkway

Preparing for Your Appointment

To make the most of your time with the doctor, prepare a list of questions ahead of time and bring it to your appointment.

On the day of the appointment, please arrive 20 minutes early to allow time for parking and registration. We do our best to see patients at their scheduled appointment time. 

Please bring the following items:

  • Current insurance card
  • Method of payment
  • Current medications
  • Completed paperwork, if you received forms before the visit
  • Personal identification

To facilitate ongoing communication, we recommend patients sign up with MyChart, which allows patients to communicate directly with doctors, request prescription refills, update contact information, view test results, and request clinic appointments. Sign in or sign up for MyChart.

Canceling an Appointment

If you need to cancel your appointment, please notify the center at least 48 hours in advance so that we can accommodate other patients waiting to schedule an appointment.