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Committed to Excellence in Orthopedic Care

Orthopedic Associates has been providing quality Orthopedic care in Houston to people of all ages since 1950 offering personalized solutions with the most effective treatments and a conservative approach to surgery using minimally invasive interventions when necessary.

Dedicated experts in various Orthopedic disciplines striving for the best outcomes

  • Vivek P. Kushwaha, M.D. Img
    Vivek P. Kushwaha, M.D.Board Certified Spine Surgeon
  • Alan J. Rechter, M.D. img
    Alan J. Rechter, M.D.Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon
  • Navin Subramanian, M.D. Img
    Navin Subramanian, M.D.Board Certified Spine Surgeon
  • David L. Lin, M.D. Img
    David L. Lin, M.D.Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon
  • Wasyl Fedoriw, M.D. Img
    Wasyl Fedoriw, M.D.Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon
  • Kaku Barkoh, M.D. Img
    Kaku Barkoh, M.D.Board Certified Spine Surgeon
  • Amy E. Riedel D.P.M, Img
    Amy E. Riedel, D.P.MFoot and Ankle Specialist Podiatric Surgeon
  • Annie Ashok, M.D. Img
    Annie Ashok, M.D.Orthopedic Surgeon
    Upper Extremity & Hand Specialist
  • Top Doctor 2023 TXTopdocs
  • Living Magazine Best Orthopedic Surgeon
  • Living Magazine2 Best Orthopedic practice 2023
Research Trials Available

Orthopedic Associates is interested in advancing new and innovative technologies to improve patient experience and we offer clinical trials to evaluate the safety, efficacy, and/or effectiveness of these new interventions. Contact us if you are interested in being a participant. Know More

Where Does iTit Hurt?

Quality, Compassionate Care from Physicians Specializing in Specific Areas of the Body

Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Experts

In the cases of after-hour emergencies, calls are received by our 24-hour answering service at and directed to the Orthopedic Associates physician on call. If the emergency is severe, dial 911 or proceed immediately to the nearest emergency room.

Suffering from a Work Injury
Suffering from a Work Injury? We can help

Work-related injuries are injuries that can arise out of or during employment. These injuries can range from acute to chronic and may be serious. We are happy to provide the help and care necessary for Workers’ Compensation patients to gain support and restore productivity.

What Our Patients Say
  • When I came to see Dr. Subramanian, I was in a desperate place. The injury I had, though not overly severe on paper, was causing me pain to the point ...

  • Dear Dr. Subramanian,

    I am writing to express my heartfelt gratitude and appreciation for the exceptional care and expertise you provid...

  • Haley was great! She talked to me about my x-ray of my knee and gave multiple ways to treat it. She checked on me to see how it was doing and ordered ...

  • Dr. Riedel is wonderful. I wish she was also my GP! She is so very skilled and patient and kind. Her nurse is very sweet and helpful, too, and everyon...


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Patient Educational Videos & Resources

Watch these videos to learn more about the various conditions and procedures affecting your joint

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