All American Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Institute is pleased to welcome Lauren Hinojosa M.D. to the group. A native of the Clear Lake area, Dr. Hinojosa attended The University of Texas at Austin for her undergraduate education where she received University Honors. She obtained her medical degree from The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston. She completed an orthopedic surgery residency at The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center and Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas, one of the nation’s busiest trauma centers. She then was awarded a fellowship in hand and upper extremity surgery at The CV Starr Hand Surgery Center in New York City, the oldest and one of the most prestigious teaching hand surgery fellowships in the country. As part of her fellowship, she received additional training in pediatric hand conditions at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Dallas.
Lauren Hinojosa, MD offers advanced expertise in hand and wrist surgery including the treatment of complex fractures and dislocations, tendon injuries, fingertip injuries, sports injuries, nerve compressions such as carpal tunnel syndrome and cubital tunnel syndrome, trigger finger, De Quervain’s, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and Dupuytren’s disease. Her goal for each patient is to optimize recovery and maximize function as best as possible through non-operative or operative measures.
Before joining All American Orthopedic, Dr. Hinojosa was Assistant Professor in the Department of Orthopaedics at The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston. While at UTMB, Dr. Hinojosa revitalized the hand program and the residency curriculum.
Dr Hinojosa is board certified through the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons, a candidate member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American Society for Surgery of the Hand. She currently resides in League City with her husband and two beautiful children.