Robert Fullick, MD

Robert Fullick, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon (Orthopedist), Sports Medicine (surgeon)
Robert Fullick, MD

Robert Fullick, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon (Orthopedist), Sports Medicine (surgeon)

Personal Statement

Robert Fullick, M.D. is an Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at The University of Texas Medical School at Houston. He received his medical degree from The University of Texas Medical School at Houston and completed a residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at Harvard. Dr. Fullick is dual fellowship trained in Sports Medicine and Shoulder Reconstructive Surgery. He completed a fellowship in Sports Medicine at Union Memorial Hospital in Baltimore, MD. He then completed a second fellowship in Shoulder Reconstruction at the Alps Surgery Institute in Annecy, France. Dr. Fullick provides specialty care in orthopaedic sports medicine and shoulder surgery including injuries and degenerative conditions of the knee and shoulder. His areas of interest include knee arthroscopy, knee ligament reconstruction, complex and revision shoulder instability, arthroscopic rotator cuff surgery, and total and reverse 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
  • Amerigroup - Amerivantage
  • Amerigroup - HMO
  • Amerigroup - Medicaid - Medicaid
  • 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 - Anthem
  • BC/BS - Anthem
  • BC/BS - Basic 5
  • BC/BS - EPO
  • BC/BS - EPO
  • BC/BS - EPO
  • BC/BS - Managed Medicare Advantage HMO
  • BC/BS - Managed Medicare Advantage HMO
  • 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
  • Care Improvement Plus - Medicare - Advantage
  • 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)
  • GEHA Health Plans - Standard Option (PPO)
  • GEHA Health Plans - Standard Option (PPO)
  • Golden Rule
  • Golden Rule
  • Golden Rule
  • Golden Rule - UnitedOne (UnitedHealthcare)
  • Golden Rule - UnitedOne (UnitedHealthcare)
  • 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 - Texas Traditional
  • Medicare
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage - PPO
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage - PPO
  • 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
  • MultiPlan - HMO
  • MultiPlan - PPO
  • Mutual of Omaha - Medicare Supplement
  • Mutual of Omaha - Medicare Supplement
  • 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
  • Texas Children's Health Plan - Medicaid - Medicaid
  • Texas Children's Health Plan - Medicaid - Medicaid
  • Texas Children's Health Plan - Medicaid - Medicaid
  • Texas Children's Health Plan - STAR (Medicaid)
  • Texas Children's Health Plan - STAR (Medicaid)
  • Texas Children's Health Plan - STAR (Medicaid)
  • Texas True Choice - HMO
  • Texas True Choice - PPO
  • UMR
  • UMR
  • UMR
  • UMR - Choice Plus
  • UMR - Choice Plus
  • UMR - Choice Plus
  • UMR - PPO
  • UMR - PPO
  • UMR - PPO
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare - CHIP
  • United Healthcare - CHIP
  • United Healthcare - CHIP
  • United Healthcare - Choice
  • United Healthcare - Choice
  • United Healthcare - Choice HMO
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus HMO
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - EPO
  • United Healthcare - HMO
  • United Healthcare - Indemnity
  • United Healthcare - Medicare (AARP Medicare Complete)
  • United Healthcare - Medicare (AARP Medicare Complete)
  • United Healthcare - Medicare (AARP Medicare Complete)
  • United Healthcare - Medicare (AARP Medicare Complete)
  • United Healthcare - Options PPO
  • United Healthcare - Optum Health
  • United Healthcare - PPO
  • United Healthcare - Texas - Star
  • United Healthcare - Texas - Star
  • United Healthcare - Texas - Star
  • United Healthcare - Texas - Star
  • United Healthcare - UnitedHealthcare - Medicare Supplement - AARP
  • United Healthcare - UnitedHealthcare - Medicare Supplement - AARP
  • United Healthcare - UnitedHealthcare - Medicare Supplement - AARP
  • United Healthcare - UnitedHealthcare - Medicare Supplement - AARP
  • WellCare - Insurance Plans
  • WellCare - PPO
  • Workers Compensation

Medical School

University of Texas Medical School at Houston (2004)

Residency

Harvard Combined Orthopaedic Residency Program (2009)

Fellowship

Union Memorial Hospital Sports Medicine Fellowship, Baltimore, MD (2010)

Professional Memberships

  • 2012 – Present: Houston Shoulder Society
  • 2010 – Present: Arthroscopy Association of North America, Candidate Member
  • 2010 – Present: American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, Candidate Member
  • 2004 – Present: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery, Candidate Member

Awards

  • Alpha Omega Alpha Election – Junior Selection
  • Medical student of the year, 2000-2001
  • 99th percentile USMLE Step I
  • 99th percentile NBME Board Examinations in General Surgery and Medicine
  • Gathwright Scholar Award
  • Gamma Sigma Delta, Biomedical Science Student of the Year
  • Dean’s List, 1995 - 1999

Publications

  • Audio-Digest Orthopaedics: Managing the Shoulder: Arthroplasty and Instability • The Subscapularis Sparing Approach for Total Shoulder Arthroplasty. Fullick, RK. ADO, Vol. 35, Issue 14, June 2012.
  • Insall & Scott Surgery of the Knee: Patellar Instability in Childhood and Adolescence. Richard Y. Hinton, Robert K. Fullick, Krishn M. Sharma. For the upcoming 5th edition.
  • Electromyography: InTech Open Access Publisher • Arthroscopic Treatment of Suprascapular Nerve Neuropathy.

Available Appointments

Ironman Sports Medicine Institute - UT Orthopaedics - Texas Medical Center

Memorial Hermann Medical Plaza 6400 Fannin St Ste 1700 Houston, TX 77030 (713) 486-7500

Memorial Hermann Medical Plaza 17th floor
If you need an earlier appointment, please call 713-486-1603. Please note the practice will call you to gather additional information. This will help process your intake and streamline the appointment process.
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  • 1:30 pm
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    • 7:15 am
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    • 10:00 am
    • 10:15 am
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    • 12:00 pm

        Available Appointments

        Memorial Hermann Orthopedic and Spine Hospital

        5420 West Loop S Ste 2400 Bellaire, TX 77401 (713) 486-3550

        If you need an earlier appointment, please call 713-486-1603. Please note the practice will call you to gather additional information. This will help process your intake and streamline the appointment process.
        Wed
        May 23
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        May 24
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        May 25
        Sat
        May 26
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        If you need an earlier appointment, please call (713) 486-3550