Richard S. Levy, MD

///Richard S. Levy, MD
  • Orthopaedic Surgeon, Shoulder Surgery, Texas Sports Medicine
  • Assistant Clinical Professor, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
  • Diplomate, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Designated Doctor, Texas Division of Workers’ Compensation
  • Shoulder Surgeon, Shoulder Specialist
Dr. Levy CV

About Dr. Levy

A rotator cuff repair specialist and shoulder surgeon, Dr. Levy is the director of Shoulder Surgery at Texas Sports Medicine. He is Board Certified and an expert in the field of Orthopaedic Surgery, shoulder pain and rotator cuff surgery. He speaks regularly at international orthopaedic meetings in the fields of Orthopaedics, shoulder pain, rotator cuff injury and shoulder surgery. He was the assistant team physician for the Dallas Mavericks from 2002-2015 and member of the NBA Team Physicians Association. He was the former assistant team doctor for the Dallas Burn of Major League Soccer and First Baptisty Academy. Outside of his family and medicine, his passions include basketball, football, golf, snow-skiing and computer programming. Dr. Levy maintains and updates this website.

Patient Education for Shoulder Pain

Medical Education

  • Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans
  • Internship: Charity Hospital, New Orleans;
  • Orthopaedic Surgery: Tulane University, New Orleans;
  • Shoulder and Elbow Fellowship: Hughston Sports Medicine Clinic, Columbus, GA;


  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Texas Orthopaedic Association
  • Texas Medical Association
  • Texas Society for Sports Medicine
  • Dallas County Medical Society
  • Caldwell Orthopaedic Society
  • Hughston Orthopaedic Society
  • Southern Orthopaedic Association
  • American Mensa Limited
  • Zeta Beta Tau fraternity

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