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Dr. Cuellar specializes in hip and knee replacement surgery. He has done thousands of these procedures ranging from routine to highly complex cases. He also performs revision surgery for existing implants that have failed due to loosening, implant problems, or infection.

Albert D. Cuellar, MD, FAAOSSpecializing in Hip and Knee Replacement
Albert D. Cuellar, MD, FAAOS Specializing in Hip and Knee Replacement

Dr. Albert D. Cuellar graduated from Texas A&M University with a degree in Bioengineering. He attended medical school at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas.

After obtaining certification by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery he completed a fellowship in Adult Joint Reconstruction at Presbyterian Hospital/Southwestern Medical School in Dallas, Texas.

Research & Innovation
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Implant and Instrument Design

Dr. Cuellar, has participated in multiple medical device and software development projects. He has worked with world-class companies helping to bring important implants and devices to market.

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Solving Complex Healthcare Problems

He has co-founded a technology company that concentrates on solving global healthcare problems with the goal of making medicine more accessible, less expensive and easier to navigate

Getting Houston Back on Its Feet
Total Knee Replacement

Total knee replacement, also called total knee arthroplasty, is a surgical procedure in which the worn out or damaged surfaces of the knee joint are removed and replaced with an artificial prosthesis.
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Total Hip Replacement

Total hip replacement is a surgical procedure in which the damaged cartilage and bone are removed from the hip joint and replaced with artificial components. The main indication for total hip replacement is arthritis.
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  • Dr. Cuellar replaced my right hip and the whole experience was great. Everyone involved was great, from Sherri the nurse to Marcie in administration, ...

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    ~David Allen~

  • I had a knee replacement yesterday. I had 94 degrees of bend at the hospital! I cannot say enough wonderful things about Dr. Cuellar and his staff, a...

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    ~Denise McClure~

  • Dr. Cuellar replaced both my wife's knees and gave me a left hip replacement. Before these surgeries we were both limited in the activities we could d...

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    ~Chuck & Kelly schlesinger~

  • Dr. Cuellar performed both of my knee replacement surgery. He was very concerned about pain control so that I could do my physical therapy adequately...

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    ~Mary Alice Melancon~

  • Dr. Cuellar replaced my right hip 4 years ago. He is the kindest, most reserved and professional doctor that I’ve ever known (and I’ve met a few i...

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    ~Horace King~