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Peter Sabonghy, MD

Peter Sabonghy, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon (Orthopedist), Orthopedic Surgery – Sports Medicine
Peter Sabonghy, MD

Peter Sabonghy, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon (Orthopedist), Orthopedic Surgery – Sports Medicine

Personal Statement

Dr. E. Peter Sabonghy, M.D. is fellowship trained in Sports Medicine and is the Team Physician for the Houston Rockets, U.S. Men's Clay Court Tennis Championships and local high schools. He completed his residency in Orthopedic Surgery at McGovern Medical School at UTHealth.

Dr. Sabonghy specializes in arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder and knee, and minimally invasive joint replacement, including shoulder replacement.

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

The University of Texas Medical School at Houston

Residency

The University of Texas Medical School at Houston

Fellowship

The Methodist Hospital and Texas Orthopaedic Hospital

Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Surgery

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America
  • American Medical Association
  • Harris County Medical Society
  • UT Houston Residency Review Board 2003

Awards

  • CHAMPS Distinguished Physician, Memorial Hermann Memorial City Hospital, 2007
  • Orthopedic Education Council, Chief Resident, 2003-2004
  • American Orthopedic Association, Resident Leadership Forum Elected Attendee, 2003
  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, Resident Liaison 2002,2003,2004
  • Orthopedic Resident Scholarship Award 2001, 2002, 2003
  • University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Best all around student award 1998
  • University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Department of Surgery most outstanding student award 1998

Research Interests

  • Sabonghy EP, Coupe KJ, Levaro F, Tucker JA, Criswell AR. The Management of Proximal Humeral Fractures with an Intramedullary Humeral Fixation System. Presented May 26, 2000 at the Texas Orthopedic Association / Texas Society of Sports Medicine Annual Meet
  • Ali V, Lilja JF, Chuang AZ, Mogallapu RV, Sabonghy E. Incidence of Perihepatic Adhesions in Ectopic Gestation. Obstetrics and Gynecology 1998 Dec; 92(6):995-8
  • Ambrose CG, Kiebzak GM, Sabonghy EP, Tabor BT, Peindl RD, Clanton TO, Anderson RA, Davis WH. Biomechanical Testing of Cadaveric Specimens; Importance of Bone Mineral Density Assessment. Foot and Ankle International 2002 Sep: 23(9):850-5
  • Sabonghy EP, Wood RM, Ambrose CA, McGarvey WC, Clanton TO. Tendon Transfer Fixation: Comparing a Tendon to Tendon Technique Versus Bioabsorbable Interference-Fit Screw Fixation. Foot and Ankle International 2003 Mar:24(3):260-2. Presented March 3,2001 at
  • Edwards TB, Sabonghy EP, Elkousy H, Warnock KM, Hammerman SM, O'Connor DP, Gartsman GM. Glenoid Component Insertion in Total Shoulder Arthroplasty: Comparison of Three Techniques for Drying the Glenoid before Cementation. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2006 Oct 1

Available Appointments

IronMan Sports Medicine Institute - UT Orthopedics - Memorial City

10125 Katy Freeway, Suite 100 Houston, TX 77024 (713) 486-1700

Building is facing the feeder of I-10
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