Steven E. Flores, M.D. Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon
Fellowship Trained & CAQ Certified Sports Medicine
Dr. Flores is board certified and fellowship trained in sports medicine and arthroscopy with an additional certificate of added qualification in sports medicine. He has over ten years of practice experience in the Houston area where he completed his orthopedic sports medicine fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine in 2007. Dr. Flores has been a team physician for the Houston Rockets and Houston Texans since 2009 and currently serves as the head team physician for the Rockets in addition to caring for local athletes and adult patients. He specializes in both sporting and non-sporting knee, shoulder and elbow injuries in patients ranging from teenagers to adults.
Dr. Flores completed his undergraduate studies in Biomedical Science at Texas A&M University while on scholarship, graduating summa cum laude. He was awarded a scholarship to Baylor College of Medicine where he completed his medical degree and graduated with honors and election into the Alpha Omega Alpha national medical honor society. He completed an internship and residency at Northwestern University in Chicago in orthopedic surgery, working with the physicians caring for the professional sports teams in the area. He returned to Houston to complete fellowship training in sports medicine at the Baylor Sports Medicine Institute serving as an assistant to the team physicians for the Houston Texans, Houston Astros, University of Houston athletics and various area high schools.
Dr. Flores has been involved in various projects concerning knee and shoulder injuries, with publications and presentations at the local and national level and is involved in teaching surgeons the latest techniques. He believes in appropriate non-operative and operative treatment, emphasizing the importance of rehabilitation in both instances.
- Professional Organizations
- Assistant Professor, Sports Medicine
- Department of Orthopedic Surgery
- University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
- Memorial Hermann Surgical Center TMC
- Memorial Hermann Hospital--TMC
- American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
- American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine
- NBA Physicians Association
- NFL Physicians Society
- International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Sports Medicine
Memorial Hermann Medical Plaza
Houston, TX 77030
Sugar Land Office
17520 W Grand Parkway South
Houston, TX 77479