Dr. Michael Kent is an assistant professor in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston.
Certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery, Dr. Kent specializes in General Orthopedics with an emphasis in sports related injuries and total joint reconstruction.
Practicing medicine since 2000, Dr. Kent treats children and adults, athletes and active older individuals. He enjoys treating a wide spectrum of problems from acute sports injuries to chronic degenerative conditions. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and is the Regional Medical Director for the UT Physicians Orthopaedic Department. Dr. Kent is the team physician for Houston Baptist University, a member of the medical team for the Sugar Land Skeeters, and treats runners and other endurance athletes at Texas Running Company in Sugar Land. He also is the club physician for Eclipse Soccer Club. He was voted Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Physician of the Year.
Dr. Kent offers his patients treatment options ranging from non-operative to operative. He attempts to explain things in a way that patients and their families can understand so they are able to make informed treatment decisions.
Dr. Kent and his wife live in Richmond with their three children. He enjoys hunting, fishing, triathlons, and coaching or watching his children play soccer.
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 2000
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 2005
Please contact (281) 344-1715 for an appointment with this provider.