Physicians

 
Stephen D. Ruyle, MD

Dr. Ruyle graduated from Wichita Falls High School in 1972.  He attended the University of Texas (1975) and graduated with a Doctor of Medicine Degree (1979) from the University of Texas Medical Branch – Galveston.  He then moved to Temple, Texas and was an intern and resident with the Scott and White Clinic.  After practicing privately as an orthopaedic surgeon for eighteen years, he formed the Orthopaedic Associates with Dr. Steven Wilson in 2002.  The Ruyle family loves spending time at the lake, cooking, and traveling.
 
Diplomate:

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (1986).
Recertification (2007)

Membership:

Wichita County Medical Society
Texas Medical Association
American Medical Association
Texas Orthopaedic Association
Fellow, American Acedemy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

 
Steven J. Wilson, MD

Dr. Wilson formed Orthopaedic Associates with Dr. Stephen Ruyle in 2002.  He completed his Bachelors at Angelo State University (1989), and went on to earn his Doctor of Medicine from the Texas Tech University School of Medicine (1993).  Dr. Wilson interned and was a resident at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio in Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Wilson currently lives in Wichita Falls with his wife Lory and children Chris, Katelyn, and Kelsey.  His interests include cycling, running, and spending time with his family.  
 
 Diplomate:
                       American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (2000).

 Membership:  
                        Wichita County Medical Society
                        Texas Medical Association
                        American Medical Association
                        Texas Orthopaedic Association
                        Alamo Orthopaedic Society
                        Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic      
                        Surgeons

   


 
Brandon A. Perez, MD

Dr. Perez is a native to the Wichita Falls area, born and raised in nearby Olney.  After graduating from Olney High School, he attended Texas Tech University and earned a bachelor of science degree in Zoology.  He completed both medical school and orthopaedic surgery residency at The University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston.  During his training, he worked with surgeons both in Galveston and the renowned Texas Medical Center in Houston.  He was the Recipient of awards for excellence in teaching, excellence in pediatric orthopaedics, and was nominated as one of the highest performing residents at the University of Texas Medical Branch.

Upon completion of his Orthopaedic training, Dr. Perez was selected for an Adult Joint Reconstruction Fellowship with the Triangle Orthopaedic Associates in Durham, North Carolina.  During this year of subspecialty training, he studied advanced techniques in hip, knee, and shoulder replacement surgery.  Working with faculty recognized as leaders in the field of Joint Replacement Surgery, Dr. Perez acquired the skills necessary to perform the most complex joint construction procedures in both primary and revision settings.  Techniques learned in fellowship and integrated into his practice include advanced non-operativetreatment of arthritis, robot assisted surgery, computer navigated surgery, minimally invasive joint replacement surgery, and cutting edge post-operativepain management and rehabilitation.

Residency:
The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas

Fellowship:
Triangle Orthopaedic Associates, Durham, North Carolina

Affiliations:
American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons
American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons 


 
Michael Hames, MD

Dr. Hames was born and raised in Fort Worth and is settled in Wichita Falls with his wife, Dr. Christal Hames (GeneralSurgery), their son and baby girl.

He completed an Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle SurgeryFellowship with FOARR in Houston in the renowned Texas Medical Center, thelargest medical center in the world.  Hecompleted his residency training at the world famous Campbell Clinic, among theoldest Orthopaedic institutions in the country that publishes one of thelongest running and most widely disseminated Orthopaedic texts: Campbell’s Operative Orthopaedics.

His practice will include general orthopaedic surgery withan emphasis on conditions involving the lower extremity, specifically the footand ankle.

Education and Training:

BS Biomedical Science, Minor in Business – Texas A&MUniversity – College Station, TX 2005

MD – The University of Texas Medical Branch – Galveston, TX2010

Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery – Campbell Clinic/Universityof Tennessee – Memphis, TN 2015

Fellowship, Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Surgery –Foundation for Orthopaedic Athletic & Reconstructive Research – Houston, TX2016


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