Albert D. Cuellar M.D.

Albert D. Cuellar M.D.
Albert D. Cuellar M.D.

Dr. Albert D. Cuellar has been at KSF Orthopaedic Center since 1992. He 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. Dr. Cuellar specializes in hip and knee replacement surgery. He has done thousands of these procedures ranging from routine to highly complex cases. With his engineering background, he has consulted with several medical companies regarding implant and instrument design. He shares a patent on computerized surgical navigation for knee replacement surgery and is currently involved in cutting edge robotic surgical technology. He has designed, written and implemented software applications to help streamline his medical practice. Dr. Cuellar has been recognized for several years as a Texas Monthly’s Super Doctor. He was also recognized by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery during the 2013 Annual Meeting when he received 1st Place Poster Winner in classification and overall for his study on, “The Economic Conundrum of Private Practice Orthopaedic Surgery.” Dr. Cuellar is passionately dedicated to his profession and continues to find ways of making it better.

Professional Memberships

  • Diplomat of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
  • G.W.N. Eggers Society
  • Houston County Medical Society
  • Houston Orthopaedic Society
  • Singleton Surgical Society
  • Texas Medical Association
  • Texas Orthopaedic Association

 

Experience

Dr. Cuellar has more than 20 years of experience as a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon. He has subspecialty training in hip and knee replacement surgery. He is employed with KSF Orthopaedic Clinic in Houston, Texas and treats patients who are in need of total knee and hip replacements, as well as revision surgery for existing implants that have failed due to loosening, implant problems, or infection.