Todd Walker, MD
Sports Medicine, Shoulder Reconstruction and Replacement
Todd Walker, MD, is a fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon who specializes in sports medicine and shoulder reconstruction and replacement. In addition, he is highly trained in general orthopedics, including the diagnosis and treatment of conditions related to the elbow, hip, and knee. He also specializes in orthobiologic medicine.
Dr. Walker received his undergraduate degree from Texas Tech University with a major in human development and family studies. He went on to complete his medical degree at the University of Texas School of Medicine in San Antonio, and his residency at the University of California at San Diego in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery. He was awarded two fellowships – his first being a research fellowship from the Sanford Consortium for Regenerative Medicine in San Diego, and his second being a shoulder reconstruction and sports medicine fellowship from the Steadman Hawkins Clinic of the Carolinas.
During his education, he received several awards and honors, including a full scholarship to the 2022 AANA 5th Annual Fellows and Chief Residents Course in Chicago, funding from the Discovery Fund for Orthopaedic Stem Cell Research, and the University of California San Diego Resident Consultant Award.
Dr. Walker is a member of the following organizations: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM), Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA), American Medical Association (AMA), Texas Tech Football Letterman’s Association, American Diabetes Association (ADA), and the Hawkins Foundation Alumni Society. He is also one of the Texas Orthopedic team physicians that helps cover the Texas Stars Hockey games.
Dr. Walker married the love of his life, oncologist Dr. Ashleigh Porter, during his residency in San Diego. He enjoys spending time with his wife, his very personable corgi mix named Lucy, and attending games at his beloved Pflugerville High School, where he was a star quarterback.
Watch Dr. Todd Walker’s interview on KXAN TV – October 2022
Watch Dr. Todd Walker’s interview on KVUE TV – October 2022
- Undergraduate Education:
- Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas
- Medical School:
- University of Texas School of Medicine at San Antonio
- University of California at San Diego
- Sanford Consortium for Regenerative Medicine Research Fellowship Research Fellowship, San Diego, California Shoulder Reconstruction & Sports Medicine Fellowship Steadman Hawkins Clinic of the Carolinas