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Michael Cusick, MD

Michael Cusick, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon (Orthopedist), Orthopedic Surgery – Sports Medicine
Michael Cusick, MD

Michael Cusick, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon (Orthopedist), Orthopedic Surgery – Sports Medicine

Personal Statement

Dr. Michael C. Cusick earned his medical degree from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans and completed his internship and residency training at the University of Tennessee/Campbell Clinic in Memphis. He then completed fellowship training in shoulder and elbow surgery at the Florida Orthopaedic Institute in Tampa.

Board certified in orthopedic surgery, Dr. Cusick has areas of expertise and clinical interests in fractures, trauma, arthroscopy, reconstruction and total joint replacement of the shoulder and elbow. He treats patients from one year of age and older. He also serves as an assistant professor of orthopedic surgery at McGovern Medical School at UTHealth.

Dr. Cusick is an editorial reviewer for the Journal of Shoulder & Elbow Surgery and has authored numerous articles for peer-reviewed journals. He has provided orthopedic coverage for Rhodes College, the Memphis Redbirds, the Memphis Grizzlies, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the New York Yankees at their spring training camp.

Gender

Male

Languages

  • English

Insurance Plans

  • AARP
  • AARP - Medicare Complete
  • AARP - Medicare Supplement
  • Aetna
  • Aetna - Choice POS
  • Aetna - Choice POS II
  • Aetna - EPO
  • Aetna - HMO
  • Aetna - Indemnity
  • Aetna - Managed Choice
  • Aetna - Medicare - HMO
  • Aetna - Medicare - TRS Care
  • Aetna - Medicare PPO
  • Aetna - Medicare Private Fee for Service Plans (PFFS)
  • Aetna - POS
  • Aetna - PPO
  • Aetna - TRS
  • Aetna Whole Health
  • All Star
  • All Star Kids
  • Amerigroup - Amerivantage
  • Amerigroup - HMO
  • Amerigroup - Medicaid - Medicaid
  • Amerigroup - Medicaid: > STAR+PLUS
  • Amerigroup - Star/Star Plus
  • Amerigroup - Texas - Star
  • Amerigroup - Texas - Star Plus
  • Amerivantage
  • Assurant Health
  • Bankers Fidelity - Medicare Supplement - Medigap Plans
  • Bankers Life - Medicare Supplements - Medigap Plans
  • BC/BS - Anthem
  • BC/BS - Basic 5
  • BC/BS - EPO
  • BC/BS - Managed Medicare Advantage HMO
  • BC/BS - PPO
  • BC/BS - Premier 1
  • BC/BS - Premier 2
  • BC/BS - Solution 3
  • BC/BS - Solution 4
  • BeechStreet - PPO
  • BeechStreet - Workers Compensation
  • Care Improvement Plus - Medicare - Advantage
  • Cigna - EPO
  • Cigna - HMO
  • Cigna - HMO Open Access
  • Cigna - LifeSOURCE Transplant
  • Cigna - POS
  • Cigna - PPO
  • Cigna - PPO Starbridge
  • Community Health Choice - STAR (Medicaid)
  • CommunityCare - Bronze
  • CommunityCare - Gold
  • CommunityCare - Silver
  • Coventry Health Care - Advantra Freedom (Medicare)
  • Coventry Health Care - PPO
  • First Health - HMO
  • First Health - PPO
  • GEHA Health Plans - Standard Option (PPO)
  • Golden Rule
  • Golden Rule - UnitedOne (UnitedHealthcare)
  • Great West Healthcare - HMO
  • Great West Healthcare - POS
  • Great West Healthcare - PPO
  • HealthSmart - EPO
  • HealthSmart - PPO
  • Humana - Connect Basic 6350/6350
  • Humana - Connect Bronze 4850/6350
  • Humana - Connect Bronze 6300/6300
  • Humana - Connect Gold 2500/3500
  • Humana - Connect Platinum 0/1500
  • Humana - Connect Silver 4600/6300
  • Humana - National POS
  • Humana - PPO
  • Humana - Preferred POS
  • Medicaid - CHIP
  • Medicaid - Texas Traditional
  • Medicare
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage - PPO
  • Memorial Hermann Choice - MH Choice
  • Memorial Hermann Elect - MH Elect
  • Memorial Hermann Employees - MH Employees
  • Memorial Hermann Select - MH Select
  • MHealth - Insurance Plans
  • MHealth - MHHNP Freedom of Choice PPO
  • MHealth - MHHS Freedom of Choice
  • MHealth Choice
  • Molina Healthcare - STAR (Medicaid)
  • MultiPlan - HMO
  • MultiPlan - PPO
  • Mutual of Omaha - Medicare Supplement
  • PHCS - HMO
  • PHCS - PPO
  • ppoNext - PPO
  • Principal Financial Group - Classic Plus PPO
  • Principal Financial Group - Classic PPO
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Rockport Healthcare Group - Rockport
  • Secure Horizons - Insurance Plans
  • Self Pay (No Insurance)
  • Student/School
  • Superior Health - Medicaid - Superior HealthPlan
  • Texas Children's Health Plan - Medicaid - Medicaid
  • Texas Children's Health Plan - STAR (Medicaid)
  • Texas True Choice - HMO
  • Texas True Choice - PPO
  • UMR
  • UMR - Choice Plus
  • UMR - PPO
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare - CHIP
  • United Healthcare - Choice
  • United Healthcare - Choice HMO
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus HMO
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - EPO
  • United Healthcare - HMO
  • United Healthcare - Indemnity
  • United Healthcare - Medicare (AARP Medicare Complete)
  • United Healthcare - Options PPO
  • United Healthcare - Optum Health
  • United Healthcare - PPO
  • United Healthcare - Texas - Star
  • United Healthcare - UnitedHealthcare - Medicare Supplement - AARP
  • Workers Compensation

Medical School

Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans (2008)

Residency

University Of Tennessee, Campbell Clinic Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program (2013)

Fellowship

Florida Orthopaedic Institute of Shoulder & Elbow Surgery Fellowship (2014)

Professional Memberships

  • Mid-American Orthopaedic Association (MAOA) 2012-Present
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA) 2012-Present
  • Campbell Clinic Resident Liaison for AAOS 2012-2013
  • Tennessee Orthopaedic Society (TOS) 2009-Present
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) 2009-Present
  • Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) honor medical society 2008-Present

Research Interests

  • Outcomes of reverse shoulder arthroplasty in patients with Parkinson's Disease
  • Glenosphere dissociation in reverse shoulder arthroplasty: case series and biomechanical eval

Publications

  • Frankle MA, Cusick MC. Complications in Reverse Total Shoulder Arthroplasty. Shoulder Concepts 2014 – Revision of Shoulder Arthroplasty. Nice Shoulder Course 2014
  • Mighell MA, Cusick MC, Otto RJ, Pappou IP, Watson T, Cottrell B. Complex Trauma to Shoulder Girdle Including Clavicle, Scapula, and Proximal Humerus – Current Concepts in Diagnosis and Treatment, in AAOS Instructional Course Lectures 2014; Volume 64. Cu
  • Cusick MC, Cottrell BJ, Cain RA, Mighell MA. Incidence of tendon re-rupture after distal biceps repair using cortical button and interference screw. Accepted by The Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery for publication.
  • Cusick MC, Bonnaig NS, Azar FM, Mauck BM, Smith RA, Throckmorton TW. Accuracy and Reliability of the Mayo Elbow Performance Score. The Journal of Hand Surgery. 2014 Jun; 39(6): 1146-50. PMID: 24656392
  • Throckmorton TW, Azar FM, Grear B, Cusick MC. One versus two-incision approach for distal biceps tendon repair.
  • Primeaux SD, Wilson SP, Cusick MC, York DA, Wilson MA. Effects of altered amygdalar neuropeptide Y expression on anxiety-related behaviors. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2005 Sep; 30(9): 1589-1597. PMID: 15770236

Clinical Interests

  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Elbow Surgery

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Fall Creek

9522 N Sam Houston Pkwy, Suite 2350 Humble, TX 77396 (713) 486-7400

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UT Orthopedics - Atascocita

18411 W LAKE HOUSTON PKWY, STE 550 Humble, TX 77346 (713) 486-7440

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          Kingwood

          601 Rockmead #100 Kingwood, TX 77339 (713) 486-7400

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