Joint Center - Memorial City
921 Gessner Rd
Houston, TX 77024
About Our Program
Performing more than 1000 knee or hip replacements per year, the Joint Center at Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center is one of the most advanced and busiest programs in the region. The Joint Center and its affiliated physicians offer a full range of non-surgical and surgical options to consider, including:
The Joint Center offers the latest minimally invasive techniques for knee and knee replacement including:
In addition, the Center participates in early investigational studies for new technologies and provides surgeon training for anterior approach hip replacement.
Awards & Accreditation
- Recognized as 5-Star Recipient for Total Hip Replacement (2014) by Healthgrades, the leading online resource for comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals.
- Named among the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals® by Truven Health Analytics (formerly Thomson Reuters)for the fourth time. The award recognizes hospitals that have achieved excellence and overall organizational performance in clinical outcomes, patient safety, patient satisfaction, financial performance, and operational efficiency. (2009, 2011, 2013, 2014, ann. Mar 2014)
- The American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (ACS NSQIP®) has recognized Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center as one of 37 ACS NSQIP participating hospitals that have achieved meritorious outcomes for surgical patient care. The hospital was the only one in Houston, and one of two in Texas, to achieve the prestigious distinction. (announced Sept 2013)