OrthoNOW is pleased to announce a new addition to it’s team – Dr. Tarik Husain. He is specialized in Orthopaedic surgery, Hand surgery, Sports Medicine, and Plastic/Reconstructive surgery. Dr. Husain received his medical degree from the University of Southern California – Keck School of Medicine in Los Angeles. He then completed his Orthopaedic Surgery Residency with an emphasis on Sports Medicine from Tripler Army Medical Center. After completion of his training, Dr. Husain was stationed in Korea and Germany as a United States Army Orthopaedic Surgeon. He treated a wide range of combat trauma for our soldiers, as well as sports injuries for armed forces members and their families. He also served as Deputy Commander (second in charge) for the 212th Combat Support Hospital, in charge of over 200 soldiers, doctor, nurses, and other medical personnel. During his time in the military, he became board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and also received subspecialty certification in Sports Medicine.
After thirteen years of service to the United States Army, he decided to pursue a second residency in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the University of Miami. He then completed a hand/microsurgery fellowship at the University of Texas Southwestern in Dallas, TX. During this time he worked under Dr. Rod Rohrich, who is the editor and chief for the top plastic surgery journal in the world (Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Journal). During this time at UTSW he performed technically difficult surgeries such as reattaching fingers, hands, and limbs. He has written several book chapters and has had many published studies during this time. His professional interests are in orthopaedic sports medicine, hand, reconstructive, and aesthetic surgery. His hobbies include snowboarding, weight lifting, cross fit/boot camp training, running, and travel. He was invited by the Hungarian Surgeon General to provide instruction to their surgical team, as well as being invited by the Bulgarian military medical team to provide training for their soldiers.
In summary, Dr. Husain brings a wealth of experience to the OrthoNOW team and is looking forward to providing only the top most quality of care to his patients
Dr. Husain is now accepting new patients at OrthoNow!