Clinton Bell

Clinton Bell MD

Southwest Orthopedic and Sports Medicine
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About


Dr. Bell moved to the Dallas area and joined Southwest Orthopedics and Sports Medicine in 2004 after finishing his training in Galveston, Texas. He graduated, with honors, from the University of Texas Medical Branch and completed a five year Orthopedic Residency in 2004. His training also included a year of fellowship at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas with further training in Sports Medicine and joint reconstruction of the knee. Prior to medical school, four years were spent at Stephen F. Austin State University, close to his original hometown of Lufkin, Texas, earning his Bachelorís Degree in Biology and Chemistry. These extensive years of training have provided a broad foundation of didactic and clinical knowledge that prepared him for his practice in orthopedic surgery.

Dr. Bell is certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons and is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. Clinical practice focuses on his general orthopedic surgery background with special interest including sports medicine, joint replacement, care of fractures and orthopedic injuries. Dr. Bell also has interest in common overuse injuries such as tendinitis and peripheral nerve compression disorders like carpal tunnel syndrome. His orthopedic practice continues to include the office based management as well as surgical treatment of these various conditions. He is actively involved in the volunteer activities of providing team support and orthopedic medical care of local schools in the area surrounding the Southwest Orthopedic and Sports Medicine practice in South Dallas and the surrounding school districts.

Dr. Bell lives and is active in the local community that the Southwest Orthopedic and Sports Medicine practice serves. He is married and has 3 young children that keep his time away from work entertaining.

Qualifications


These are my qualifications and what services I can provide to help you

  • Board Certifications

    • American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • Specialties

    Elbow Hand & Wrist Hip Knee Shoulder
  • In-Network Insurance

    AetnaBlue Cross BlueshieldCignaHumanaMedicareOtherUnited Healthcare
  • Languages Spoken

    English
  • Professional Memberships

    • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
    • Texas Medical Association
    • Dallas County Medical Society
    • Dallas Methodist Physicians' Network
  • Education

    • Stephen F. Austin State University Nacogdoches Bachelors Degree
    • University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston Medical Degree
    • University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston Orthopedic Residency
    • Baylor University Medical Center Dallas Fellowship

Patient Reviews


I appreciate him 100% for everything he has done.

I tore my ACL this year and couldnít play my senior season in football. He made sure that my knee was right for my future no matter how much I wanted to get back on the field and I appreciate him 100% for everything he has done. Kendall Dallas, Texas

I would recommend Dr. Bell and his associates with confidence to anyone in need of joint repair.

I have had knee pain for nearly a decade but put off doing anything about it for fear of the surgery. I kept finding various workarounds to compensate for losing more and more mobility. My quality of life was really suffering, and it was obvious I would not be able to walk if I did nothing. A visit with Dr. Bell inspired my confidence in him and his ability to restore what I had been losing over the years. I felt very reassured about having surgery after our meeting. Dr. Bell has assembled an excellent surgical team, and I was very confident about having both knees replaced at one time. I understand replacing both at one time is unusual, however, they had deteriorated to the point that it had to be done. The procedure went without a problem, and I am in the process of recovering. I would recommend Dr. Bell and his associates with confidence to anyone in need of joint repair. Wayne Dallas, Texas

We would highly recommend this doctor to anybody in a heartbeat. Great job doc!

Dr. Bell is a young doctor who will put you at ease and spend some time with you to make sure everything is covered. He is not in a hurry (maybe that is why the wait could be little longer sometimes), once he is with you, he is all yours. His bedside manners are outstanding. He replaced my husband's both knees and he did excellent job. My husband is as good as new again. We would highly recommend this doctor to anybody in a heartbeat. Great job doc! Karen Rockwall, Texas

Dr. Bell did my shoulder surgery in August of 2008. He was very capable, caring, friendly individual

Dr. Bell did my shoulder surgery in August of 2008. He was very capable, caring, friendly individual. He certainly has the expertise and a wonderful bedside manner...I would certainly recommend him to anyone needing this type of surgery. Craig Dallas, Texas

Excellent. I recommend this doctor.

Excellent. I recommend this doctor. Had an excellent experience with Dr. Bell - after many years of problems, I am now pain free! Ronald Rowlett, Texas

I give the surgery and everyone associated with it a high rating.

Dr. Bell met with my wife and me and explained the details of the surgery. He made us feel very comfortable. I give the surgery and everyone associated with it a high rating. Levon Dallas, Texas

I canít praise him enough.

I had a lot of confidence in my surgeon, Dr. Bell. I canít praise him enough. Linda Plano, Texas

Itís amazing how much better I feel.

Itís amazing how much better I feel. I canít thank Methodist Charlton enough, and my surgeon, Dr. Bell did a great job. Robert Dallas, Texas

5 out of 5 stars.

Dr. Bell is a recognized doctor with average patient rating 5 out of 5 stars. Healthgrades Dallas, Texas

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