Earl J. Kilbride, MD
Board-Certified Orthopedic Surgeon
Sports Medicine and Trauma & Fracture Management
Fellowship trained in arthroscopy and sports medicine, Dr. Earl Kilbride provides the highest quality orthopedic and sports medicine care. He performs comprehensive evaluations for sports and traumatic injuries utilizing advanced diagnostic methods and state-of-the-art imaging equipment.
Dr. Kilbride is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in:
- Soft tissue reconstruction
- Total joint replacement
- Knee and shoulder conditions
Dr. Kilbride has practiced orthopaedic medicine in Austin since August 2002, with a focus on sports medicine and total joint replacement. He has cared for many local athletes at all levels, including professional ranks. Dr. Kilbride was a team orthopedic surgeon for the Austin Wranglers Arena Football Club during their existence here in Austin and has served as the head team physician of Texas State University in San Marcos from 2004-2014. He has volunteered as team orthopedist for many local high schools and currently serves as the team physician at St. Michael’s Catholic Academy as well as St. Andrew’s Episcopal High School.
Dr. Kilbride is currently part of the medical team for Formula One, MotoGP, and the X Games and is Chief of Surgery at Seton Williamson Medical Center.
Dr. Kilbride is an active member of the teaching faculty of Dell Medical School’s Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program where he is working to advance the field of musculoskeletal care and training the next generation of physicians and surgeons. To learn more, please click here.
Dr. Kilbride has been named by his peers to the Texas Monthly Super Doctors list from 2009-2020. He has also been recognized locally as a 2021 Austin Monthly Top Doctor.
- Undergraduate Education:
- Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA
- Medical School:
- Louisiana State University School of Medicine
- Orthopedic Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX
- Arthroscopy and Sports Medicine, Southern California Orthopaedic Institute, Los Angeles, CA
- Board Certified:
- American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
- American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons