Meet Dr. Kenneth Stephenson



  • Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, Arizona Foot and Ankle Surgery, Fellowship 07/95-07/96
  • University of Tennessee-Campbell Clinic, Inc. Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program 07/91-06/95
  • Baptist Memorial Hospital, Memphis Transitional Internship 06/90-06/01
  • The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio 08/86-06/90
  • Lubbock Christian University Lubbock, Texas B.S., Biology 08/82-05/86


Professional Organizations

  • American Medical Association
  • Texas Medical Association
  • Dallas County Medical Society
  • Texas Orthopaedic Association
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society



  • Case Report: Plantar Dislocation of the Metatarsophalangeal Joints. Foot and Ankle International, August 1994.
  • Surgical Techniques for Arthritis of the Foot and Ankle. Resident and Staff Physician, June 1995.
  • Keller Bunionectomy in Combination with Fibular Sesamoidectomy. Orthopaedic Transactions, 1996.
  • Estimating the Insertion Site during Retrograde Intramedullary Tibiocalcaneal Arthrodesis. Foot and Ankle International, December 1996.
  • The Use of Subtalar and Triple Arthrodesis in the Treatment of Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction. Foot and Ankle Clinics, June 1997.
  • Run, Run as Far as You Can – Overuse Injuries in Running. Dallas Medical Journal, November 1997.



  • Tibiocalcaneal Arthrodesis with a Straight Locked Intramedullary Nail. Presented at the Arizona Orthopaedic Society Meeting, Tucson, Arizona, October, 1995.
  • Keller Resection Arthroplasty in Combination with Fibular Sesamoidectomy. Presented at the Mid-America Orthopaedic Society Meeting, San Antonio, Texas, April 17, 1996.
  • A Standardized Technique for Retrograde Nail Insertion during Intramedullary Tibiocalcaneal Arthrodesis: A Combined Clinical and Cadaveric Study. Presented at The American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society 13th Annual Summer Meeting, Monterey, California, July 19, 1997


Awards and Honors

  • APA (Alpha Omega Alpha) Final Rank 14th/188, 3.5 GPA at UTHSCSA 1989-1990
  • Texas Legislative Merit Scholarship Award at UTHSCSA 1988-1989
  • Aspri National Scholarship Award Presented annually to one male and one female nationwide who have excelled in academics and athletics at an NAIA institution and who pursue graduate studies 1986
  • Co-Valedictorian, 4.0 GPA Lubbock Christian University 1985-1986
  • Alpha Chi National Honor Society 1985-1986
  • Who's who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges 1985-1986
  • Outstanding Young Man of America 1984-1985
  • National Dean's List 1982-1986
  • GTE Academic All-American NAIA Basketball Honorable Mention, Lubbock Christian University 1985-1986
  • 1st Team Academic All-District 8 NAIA Basketball 1985-1986


Present Hospital Staff Appointments

  • Northstar Surgical Center, Lubbock, Texas
  • Covenant Health System, Lubbock, Texas
  • Lubbock Heart and Surgical Hospital, Lubbock, Texas
  • Grace Medical Center, Lubbock, Texas


Our Staff

Office Personnel
With over 30 medical and business staff employees, we'll make sure you receive the best in care. We will work hard for you!

Allied Health Staff
In our clinics, you will receive care from on-site therapists and other allied health staff.

Nursing Staff
Our Licensed Vocational and Registered Nurses maintain their doctor's performance.

Office Policies

Understanding Insurance
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Office Policies 
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