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Dr. Steven Flores MD

Dr. Steven Flores MD

Sports Medicine Physician

Memorial Hermann Texas Medical Center


Dr. Steven Flores, M.D. is an Assistant professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at McGovern Medical School at UTHealth. Dr. Flores is the Team Physician for the Houston Texans and Houston Rockets and Head Team Physician for St. Thomas High School. Additionally, he is the Assistant Team Physician for ... Read More

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Dr. Steven Flores, M.D. is an Assistant professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at McGovern Medical School at UTHealth. Dr. Flores is the Team Physician for the Houston Texans and Houston Rockets and Head Team Physician for St. Thomas High School. Additionally, he is the Assistant Team Physician for the University of Houston athletics.

Dr. Flores is fellowship trained in sports medicine and arthroscopy at Baylor College of Medicine. He is also a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons and the American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine.

Dr. Flores practices at the IRONMAN Sports Medicine Institute at the Texas Medical Center and at UT Physicians in Sugar Land.

Areas of Specialty

Orthopedic sports medicine

Arthroscopy and minimally invasive surgery

Diagnosis and treatment of shoulder injuries including:

  • Rotator cuff tears and bicep injuries
  • Shoulder dislocations, instability and labral tears
  • Shoulder separations and clavicle injuries
  • Muscle and tendon injuries around the shoulder

Diagnosis and treatment of knee injuries including:

  • ACL, PCL and other ligamentous injuries
  • Meniscus tears and cartilage injuries, including transplants
  • Patella/knee cap instability

Diagnosis and treatment of elbow soft tissue including:

  • Arthroscopy of the elbow
  • Ligament and tendon injuries

Physician Details

Medical Education
Baylor College of Medicine - Registrar, 2001
Internships & Residency
Northwestern University Medical School, 2006
Baylor College of Medicine - Neuromuscular Medicine Fellowship, 2007
Clinical Interests
Adolescents, Ankle Injuries, Ankle Joint Replacement, Ankle Problems, Arthritis, Arthritis of the Hand, Arthritis Surgery, Arthroscopic Surgery, Back Pain, Bone Spurs, Children Foot Problems, Deuce Bicompartmental Knee, Dysplasia, Early Knee Intervention, Elbow Surgery, Foot & Ankle Surgery, Foot and Ankle injuries, Foot and Ankle Surgery, Foot Care, Foot Disorders, Foot Problems, Foot Surgery, Foot Trauma, Fracture Recovery, Fractures, Geriatric Foot Care, Growth and Development, Hand and Upper Extremity Injuries, Hand Fractures, Hand Problems, Hand Surgery, Heel Pain, Heel Spurs, Heel Surgery, Herniated disk, Hip Injuries, Hip Replacement, Hip Resurfacing, Hip Surgery, Hip/Knee Revisions, Joint Ailments, Joint Replacement surgery, Knee Arthroscopy, Knee injuries, Knee replacement, Knee Surgery, Kyphoplasty, Labral Repair Surgery, Limb Salvage, Lower back pain, Lumbar Stenosis, Medical disorders of foot/ankle, Meniscus Surgery, Minimally Invasive Hip (Anterior), Minimally Invasive Joint Replacement Surgery, Minimally Invasive Knee Replacement Surgery, Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Muscle Diseases, Musculoskeletal Problems, Neck Pain, Orthopedic Spine Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery, Orthopedics, Orthotics, Osteoporosis, Oxford Knee Replacement(partial knee), Partial Knee Replacement, Pediatric Fractures, Pediatric Orthopedics, Pediatric Surgery, Pediatrics, Physical Therapy, Physicals, Podiatric Sports Medicine, Robotic Assisted Surgery, Rotator Cuff Repair, School Physicals, Shoulder Arthroscopic Surgery, Shoulder Injuries, Shoulder Replacement, Shoulder surgery, Single Incision Surgery, Spinal AVMs, Spinal Fusion, Spinal Pain, Spinal Stenosis, Spinal Surgery, Spine Reconstruction, Sports Injuries, Sports medicine, Sports Physicals, Surgical problems, Tendon repair, Tennis Elbow, Total Joint Replacement, Total Knee Replacement, Trauma Medicine, Trauma Surgery, Upper Extremities, Vertebroplasty, Worker's Comp, Worker's Comp, Wrist Surgery, Wrist Surgery, X-rays
PCP Number
Cities Served
Alief, Bellaire, Galena Park, Houston, Missouri City


ZIP Codes Served
77001, 77002, 77003, 77004, 77005, 77006, 77007


Insurance Accepted

  • AARP Medicare Complete
  • Aetna (Most Benefit Plans)
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • AHI Healthlink
  • Amerigroup Chip
  • Amerigroup MMP Perinatal*
  • Amerigroup Star
  • Amerigroup Star Plus
  • Amerivantage
  • Beechstreet
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Texas
  • Blue Exchange PPO
  • Cigna (Most Benefit Plans)
  • Coastal Comp Healthnetworks PPO*
  • Coastal Comp Healthnetworks Work Comp
  • Community Health Choice
  • Community Health Choice Chip
  • Community Health Choice Marketplace Kelsey QHP
  • Community Health Choice Marketplace QHP
  • Community Health Choice Star
  • Corporate Remedies Worker's Comp*
  • Corvel Worker's Comp*
  • Coventry Health Care - PPO Network
  • Coventry Medicare Advantra
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems - PPO Network*
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems - Worker's Comp*
  • First Health - PPO Network
  • First Health - Worker's Comp
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Healthsmart
  • Humana (Most Benefit Plans)
  • Humana Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana Gold Plus HMO
  • Humana HMOx QHP Exchange
  • Humanachoice PPO Medicare
  • Independant Medical Systems
  • Injury Management Organization Worker's Comp*
  • Interplan Health Group (IHG)*
  • Medicaid Traditional
  • Medicare Traditional
  • Medicus International - PPO Network
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage HMO
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage PPO
  • Memorial Hermann Solutions
  • Multiplan
  • OccuNet PPO - PPO Network
  • Olympus (International) - PPO Network*
  • Political Subdivision Workers Comp Alliance*
  • Private Healthcare System
  • Reny Company Worker's Comp
  • Rockport - PPO Network*
  • Superior CHIP/Perinatal*
  • Superior Foster Care Program
  • Texas True Choice - PPO Network*
  • United Healthcare (Most Benefit Plans)
  • United Healthcare Chip
  • United Healthcare Chronic Complete
  • United Healthcare Dual Complete
  • United Healthcare Medicare Advantage
  • United Healthcare Star
  • United Healthcare Star Plus Perinatal*
  • United Healthcare TXMMP
  • US Family Health Plan
  • USA Managed Care Organization - PPO Network
  • USA Managed Care Organization - Worker's Comp*
  • Wellcare
  • WorkLink Worker's Comp

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