J. Clark Race, MD
Board-Certified Orthopedic Surgeon
Dr Race has extensive experience in the diagnosis and treatment of traumatic and degenerative conditions of the neck, back and related spinal conditions. He has been an Orthopedic Rehabilitation Director at multiple rehabilitation facilities in Austin. Dr Race also has extensive knowledge and experience with application and usage of evidence based treatment guidelines and protocols. These guidelines ensure appropriate diagnosis and treatment of orthopedic conditions and helps avoid over-diagnosis and treatment of benign conditions.
Dr. Race received his medical degree from the University of Texas at Galveston and completed his residency in orthopedic surgery at the University of Texas Health Science Center in Dallas, Texas. He was named one of America's Top Orthopedists in 2010 by Consumer's Research Council of America, as well as one of the Leading Physicians of the World by the International Orthopaedic Surgeons. He has been selected as a 2017 Top Doctor in Austin by the International Association of Orthopedic Surgeons. Dr. Race is a Designated Doctor for the Texas Department of Insurance, Workers Compensation Division and an Orthopedic consultant for Texas Department of Rehabilitation Services (DARS).
In his spare time, Dr. Race enjoys being with his large extended family in Austin. His hobbies include fishing, gardening, archery, and photography. He also volunteers his orthopedic expertise to the people of Honduras frequently through Honduras Outreach International.
- Medical School:
- University of Texas at Galveston
- Orthopedic Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center, Dallas, TX
- Board Certified:
- American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery