COVID-19 Update: As of 6/26/20 UT Ortho is following local and state guidelines in regards to the Executive Order issued by Governor Abbott effective today (6/26/20) at midnight in alignment with our partners. We are still open and are safely seeing patients at our outpatient facilities. Our patients’ and employees’ safety have been and will always be our number one priority. We are here for you to provide the highest quality of orthopedic care to everyone in our community” – Dr. Walt Lowe, Chair and Professor, Department of Orthopedic Surgery

 

Knee (ACL)


Please note that the rehabilitation protocols located on this page are to be used as a general guideline in the overall treatment and plan of care for Dr. Lowe's patients.  Supervised treatment and care under Licensed Physical Therapists and Licensed Athletic Trainers is essential in progressing patients through each phase of the rehabiliation process.  Dr. Lowe will determine the appropriate progression of the specific protocol for each patient through follow-up clinical appointments and regular documentation from Physical Therapists and Athletic Trainers.

 
 
ACL (Anterior Cructiate Ligament) Reconstruction: