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Dr. Wade McAlister, MD

Orthopedic Surgery

Sports Medicine

Dr. Wade McAlister earned his undergraduate degree from Southern Methodist University in Dallas and his medical degree at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Medical School in Lubbock. He completed his internship and residency in New York at Albany Medical Center and a fellowship in adult reconstruction and sports medicine at Insall Scott ...

Dr. Wade McAlister earned his undergraduate degree from Southern Methodist University in Dallas and his medical degree at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Medical School in Lubbock. He completed his internship and residency in New York at Albany Medical Center and a fellowship in adult reconstruction and sports medicine at Insall Scott Kelly Institute for Orthopedic Surgery at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York City.

Dr. McAlister, who has been in practice since 1996, is board certified in orthopedic surgery. He specializes in orthopedic sports medicine and orthopedic surgery with special clinical interests in ACL (anterior cruciate ligament) and PCL (posterior cruciate ligament) surgery, arthritis surgery, knee arthroscopy, rotator cuff repair, shoulder arthroscopic surgery, shoulder replacement, sports injuries, sports medicine and total knee replacement.

He is described by his patients as a caring, competent and patient physician who listens to them and provides appropriate follow-up.

Dr. McAlister is an assistant professor of orthopedic surgery at McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth). He is also a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and Texas Orthopedic Association.

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Locations and Appointments

Call to make an appointment (713) 566-6145

Meet the Provider

Specialties
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine
Medical Education

Texas Tech University Health Science Center-Registrar 1996

Languages Spoken
  • Japanese
  • English
Fellowship

Beth Israel Medical Center - Graduate Medical Education 2002

Affiliated Centers
  • Children's Memorial Hermann Hospital
  • Memorial Hermann Greater Heights Hospital
  • Memorial Hermann Orthopedic & Spine Hospital
  • Memorial Hermann Texas Medical Center
Gender

Male

Internship & Residency

Albany Medical Center - Graduate Medical Education 1997, Albany Medical Center - Graduate Medical Education 2001

PCP Number

110000010373

Clinical Interests
  • ACL Surgery
  • ACL/PCL Ligament surgery
  • Arthritis Surgery
  • ACL Surgery
  • ACL/PCL Ligament surgery
  • Arthritis Surgery
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Shoulder Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sports medicine
  • Total Knee Replacement
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Cities Served

Bellaire, Galena Park, Houston, Pasadena

Zip Codes Served

77001, 77002, 77003, 77004, 77005, 77006, 77007, 77008, 77009, 77010, ...

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Insurance Accepted

Insurance Providers
  • AARP Medicare Complete
  • Aetna Most Benefit Plans
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • AHI Healthlink
  • Amerigroup Chip
  • Amerigroup Star
  • Amerigroup Star Plus
  • Amerivantage
  • Beechstreet
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Texas
  • Blue Exchange PPO
  • Blue Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Cigna Most Benefit Plans
  • Cigna Healthspring
  • Cigna Healthspring Star Plus MMP
  • 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
  • Coventry Health Care - PPO Network
  • Coventry Medicare Advantra
  • First Health - PPO Network
  • First Health Workers 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
  • Medicaid Traditional
  • Medicare Traditional
  • Medicus International - PPO Network
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage HMO
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage PPO
  • Memorial Hermann Solutions
  • Molina StarStar Plus
  • Multiplan
  • OccuNet PPO - PPO Network
  • Private Healthcare System
  • Reny Company Workers Comp
  • Superior Foster Care Program
  • United Healthcare Most Benefit Plans
  • United Healthcare Chip
  • United Healthcare Dual Complete
  • United Healthcare Medicare Advantage
  • United Healthcare Medicare Complete
  • United Healthcare Star
  • United Healthcare TXMMP
  • US Family Health Plan
  • USA Managed Care Organization - PPO Network
  • Wellcare
  • WELLCARE TEXAN PLUS
  • WorkLink Workers Comp

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