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Dr. Andrew Burgess MD

Dr. Andrew Burgess MD

Orthopedic Trauma Specialist

Memorial Hermann Texas Medical Center
(713) 486-6998


Dr. Andrew Burgess earned his undergraduate degree at Hanover College in Indiana and his medical degree at Albany Medical College in New York, where he also did his residency. He completed a fellowship in orthopedic trauma at the University of Maryland Medical System- Maryland Institute for Emergency Medical Services in Baltimore.

In practice since 1975, Dr. Burgess is board certified in orthopedic surgery. He specializes in orthopedic trauma with an emphasis on the management of complex orthopedic injuries, limb reconstruction, and pelvis and lower extremity fractures and dislocations.

Dr. Burgess is a professor of orthopedic surgery at McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), where he serves as vice chairman of orthopedic surgery and chief of orthopedic trauma. He has been actively involved in the education and training of future trauma surgeons, holding teaching positions at Johns Hopkins University and Pennsylvania State College of Medicine before joining the faculty at McGovern Medical School. He is a member of the International Congress for Joint Reconstruction.

Physician Details

Medical Education
Albany Medical College - Student Records, 1975
Internships & Residency
Albany Medical Center-Albany Medical College, 1979
Maryland Institute Emergency Medical Services, 1981
Clinical Interests
Ankle Injuries, Elbow Surgery, Fracture Recovery, Fractures, Hip Injuries, Trauma Medicine, Trauma Surgery
PCP Number
Cities Served
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