Henry B. Ellis, M.D., is the Medical Director of Clinical Research and a pediatric orthopedic surgeon - Frisco campus, where he sees patients.

Henry B. Ellis, M.D.

Medical Director of Clinical Research

Henry B. Ellis, M.D., is a pediatric orthopedic surgeon and medical director of clinical research. He sees patients at our Frisco campus.


  • Pediatric & Adolescent Sports Medicine
  • Pediatric Arthroscopy
  • Sports Injury Prevention
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans 
  • Hip Injuries and Conditions
"We are so thankful for Dr. Ellis! He understands our son and his condition and offers thoughtful solutions and encouragement."

  • Scottish Rite for Children
  • Children’s Health Dallas


  • The University of Texas at Austin
  • The University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio


  • UT Southwestern Medical Center General Surgery Internship


  • UT Southwestern Medical Center Orthopaedic Residency


  • Steadman Philippon Research Institute and the Steadman Clinic, Vail, Colorado, Sports Medicine Fellowship
  • Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids), University of Toronto, Pediatric Orthopaedic Fellowship

  • UT Southwestern Medical Center
    • Leadership Emerging in Academic Development, (LEAD) Program, 2022
    • Vert Mooney Award for Academic Achievement, 2010
    • W. Brandon Carrell Distinguished Physician Award, 2010
    • Chief Resident, 2009-2010
    • Best Orthopaedic Teaching Resident, 2008
  • The University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio
    • Alpha Omega Alpha, Texas Epsilon Chapter, 2005

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine, 2016
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2014

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
    • Leadership Fellow Program, 2018-2019
  • American Orthopaedic Society of Sports Medicine, candidate member
    • AOSSM Traveling Fellowship
    • Council of Delegates, Texas Representative, 2021-present
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America
  • Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America
    • QVSI Steering Committee
    • POSNA Safe Surgeon Program Committee
  • Texas Orthopaedic Association
    • Board of Councilors 2020-2022
    • 1st President-Elect, 2023-2024
  • American Orthopaedic Association
  • Pediatric Research in Sports Medicine Society, founding member
  • Research in Osteochondritis Dissecans of the Knee (ROCK) Study Group, member
  • Justifying Patellar Instability Treatment by Early Results (JUPITER) Study Group, Member
  • Tachdjian’s Pediatric Orthopaedics, Fifth Edition, contributing author

  • Pediatric arthroscopy
  • Pediatric/adolescent sports injuries
  • Injury prevention and hip arthroscopy
  • Osteochondritis dissecans

Team Relationships

  • Dallas Mavericks Basketball Academy
  • United States Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA)

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