Dr. Burney was voted top Physician of 2016 by D magazine.
The Orthopedic Specialists of Dallas would like to announce that our founding partner , Dr Umar Burney , has successfully completed his Orthopedic Sports Medicine Board Subspecialty Certification administered by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery. This added qualification allows Dr Burney to join the ranks of a select few surgeons in the DFW Metroplex who are double- Boarded in Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine. We are proud of his achievement and feel this highlights our organization's commitment to consistently providing the highest level of care to our patients and community.
Dr. Zavala has just become an Active Fellow in the AAOS.
Dr. Burney was voted top Physician of 2014 by D magazine.
Dr. Burney was voted Best Orthopedic Surgeon in 2013 by living magazine.
Orthopaedic Surgeon Inducted into Academy
Chicago, IL– Mohammad Umar Burney, MD of Rockwall, Texas was inducted as a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) on March 22, 2013, during ceremonies at the Academy’s 2013 Annual Meeting in Chicago, IL. Dr. Burney was one of 585 new members inducted. The AAOS has more than 37,000 members worldwide.
Dr. Burney is in private practice with offices in Rockwall and Forney Texas. He is keen on maintaining a high-standard orthopaedic practice that utilizes all the latest technologies. Dr. Burney continuously fosters ties with educational institutions on a local, national and international level allowing him to offer patients the latest advances in orthopaedic care. Dr. Burney contributes to ongoing biomechanical research at several regional academic institutions and has attended scientific meetings. It is his belief that these efforts serve to expand the knowledgebase and enhance the quality of care in our communities.
An orthopaedic surgeon is a physician with extensive training in the diagnosis and non-surgical as well as surgical treatment of the musculoskeletal system, including bones, joints, ligaments, tendons, muscles and nerves.
The Academy is the largest medical association for musculoskeletal specialists. Its Fellows have completed medical school, plus at least five years of specialty study in orthopaedics in an accredited residency program, passed a comprehensive oral and written exam, and have been certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.
With more than 37,000 members, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, www.aaos.org or www.orthoinfo.org is the premier not-for-profit organization that provides education programs for orthopaedic surgeons and allied health professionals, champions the interests of patients and advances the highest quality of musculoskeletal health. Orthopaedic surgeons and the Academy are the authoritative sources of information for patients and the general public on musculoskeletal conditions, treatments and related issues. An advocate for improved care, the Academy is participating in the Bone and Joint Initiative, www.usbjd.org , the global initiative to raise awareness of musculoskeletal health, stimulate research and improve people's quality of life.
The Academy's 2013 Annual Meeting is being held March 19th at the McCormick Place, Chicago.