Tyler, Texas (Nov. 30, 2021) — UT Health East Texas is expanding orthopedic trauma surgery services in Tyler with the addition of Anthony Rhorer, MD.
Dr. Rhorer is a board-certified and fellowship-trained orthopedic trauma surgeon at UT Health East Texas Orthopedic Institute.
He earned his Doctor of Medicine at Duke University School of Medicine in Durham, N.C., where he also completed his orthopedic surgery residency. During his residency, he spent two months at the world famous Ilizarov Science Center for restorative traumatology and orthopedics in the Russian Federation, which is the birthplace of modern limb lengthening and deformity correction. Dr. Rhorer completed his trauma fellowship at Tampa General Hospital/Florida Orthopedic Institute where he honed his skills in multiple trauma and post-traumatic reconstruction.
Dr. Rhorer is welcoming patients at 700 Olympic Plaza, Ste. 600, in Tyler, beginning Dec. 1. For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 903-596-3844.
About UT Health East Texas
UT Health East Texas provides care to thousands of patients each year through an extensive regional network that includes 10 hospitals, more than 50 clinics, the Olympic Plaza Tower, 13 regional rehabilitation facilities, two freestanding emergency centers, regional home health services covering 41 counties, an EMS fleet of more than 50 ambulances and four helicopters, and a comprehensive seven-trauma center care network, including the region’s only Level 1 trauma facility.
As a partner with The University of Texas System, UT Health East Texas is uniquely positioned to provide patients with access to leading-edge research and clinical therapies while training and educating the next generation of physicians and other health professionals. The nationally recognized UT System also includes The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, as well as three other major university medical centers located throughout the state.