• Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Reconstruction and Revision ACL Reconstruction
  • Rotator Cuff Repair and Revision Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Shoulder Stabilization (Repair for Shoulder Dislocation/Instability)
  • Ulnar Collateral Ligament Reconstruction (Tommy John Surgery)
  • Sports Medicine Surgery of Knee, Shoulder, Elbow
  • Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon
  • Subspecialty Certified in Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Member of American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
  • Member of Arthroscopy Association of North America
  • Stem Cell Therapy
  • Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP)
  • Cartilage Restoration Surgery
  • Osteotomies about the Knee
  • Tendon Repair
  • Rotation Medical Collagen Patch for Rotator Cuff

Theodore B. Shybut, M.D.

Current Appointment

2012-present

Prior Appointments

2010-2012

  • MHS Physicians of Texas Sports Medicine – Northeast Orthopedic Surgeon

2009-2010

  • Baylor College of Medicine/Ben Taub General Hospital – Staff Orthopedic Surgeon

Education

2000-2004

1996-2000

  • Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
    Bachelor of Arts, History and Science
    Magna Cum Laude
    Honors Senior Thesis: “Dual Sciences of Anabolic-Androgenic Steroids
    1956-1976: A Case Study in Latourian Translation”

Postgraduate Training

2009-2010

2005-2009

2007

2004-2005

Research

Journal Review and Editorial Board

American Journal of Sports Medicine Reviewer 2013-present
Arthroscopy: the Journal of Arthroscopy and Related Surgery Reviewer 2013-present

Meetings and Courses

American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons Las Vegas, NV 2015
International Rugby Board Level 2 Certification Houston, TX 2014
American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine Seattle, WA 2014
Mid-Americas Orthopedic Association San Antonio, TX 2014
Arthroscopy Association of North America San Antonio, TX 2013
American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons San Francisco, CA 2012
Sports Medicine Symposium of the Americas Houston, TX 2011
Edward Smith Lectureship (Sports Medicine) Houston, TX 2010
American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine Providence, RI 2010
Arthrex Sports Medicine Fellows Course Naples, FL 2010
Sports Medicine Symposium of the Americas Houston, TX 2010
Smith & Nephew Arthroscopy Andover, MA 2010
American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons New Orleans, LA 2010
Fellows Articular Cartilage Course Carlsbad, CA 2010
Edward Smith Lectureship (Upper Extremity) Houston, TX 2009
Sir Robert Jones Annual Lecture and Meeting New York, NY 2006-9,’13
American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons Las Vegas, NV 2009
Howard Rosen Annual Tristate Trauma Symposium New York, NY 2006-2009
NYU Annual Metropolitan Shoulder Symposium New York, NY 2006-2009
Orthopedic Trauma Association Residents Fracture Course Ottowa, Canada 2006

Honors and Awards

Texas Super Doctors Rising Star 2015
Houstonia Magazine Top Doctor 2015
Houstonia Magazine Top Doctor Orthopedic Surgery 2014
Houstonia Magazine Top Doctor Sports Medicine 2014
Top Ten Doctor Vitals.com 2012
Patients’ Choice Award Vitals.com 2011
Compassionate Doctor Recognition Vitals.com 2011
Healthgrades Recognized Doctor Honor Roll Healthgrades.com 2013
Top Sports Medicine Specialist in Texas HealthTap.com 2013
Theodore Shybut Day March 24 by proclamation of mayor of Lake Houston, TX 2011
Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, Columbia University 2004
Magna Cum Laude Harvard University 2000
John Harvard Scholar (Dean’s List top tier) 1998-2000
Harvard College Scholar (Dean’s List second top tier) 1996-98
National Merit Scholar 1996-97
Valedictorian Seven Hills School Cincinnati, OH 1996

Board Certification – American Board of Orthopedic Surgery (ABOS)

Sports Subspecialty Certification October 2014-24
Diplomate July 2012 – 2022
American Board of Orthopedic Surgery Step 1 Passed July 2009
American Board of Orthopedic Surgery Step 2 Passed July 2012

Hospital Affiliations

Baylor CHI St. Luke’s Episcopal Medical Center
Houston Methodist Hospital
Texas Children’s Hospital

Professional Associations

American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM) 2010
Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA) 2010
American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS) 2006
Houston Orthopedic Society 2011
Texas Medical Association 2012
Harris County Medical Society 2012
J. Robert Gladden Society 2014

Sports Medicine Sideline, Team, and Event Coverage

Texas Southern University Head Team Physician 2015
KIPP Schools Houston, TX 2014
Bellaire Lacrosse Houston, TX 2014
Bellaire High School (basketball, baseball) Houston, TX 2013-2014
St. Pius X High School Houston, TX 2013-2014
Annual Big Shot Classic Houston, TX 2013
AAU Junior Olympics Houston, TX 2012
Shell Houston Open Professional Golfers Association Tour 2012
Humble Independent School District High School Athletics
Atascocita High School
Humble High School
Summer Creek High School
2010-2012
Houston Texans National Football League 2009-2010
Houston Astros Major League Baseball 2009-2010
Houston Rockets National Basketball Association 2009-2010
Houston Dynamo Major League Soccer 2009-2010
University of Houston NCAA Division I Athletics> 2009-2010
Strake Jesuit College Preparatory High School Football 2009
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre 2005-2009
ING New York City Marathon 2008
New York City Public Schools High School Football 2005-2008
New York University NCAA Division III Athletics
Men’s Basketball
Women’s Basketball
2007

Athletics

Running:

Lake Houston 5k Kingwood, TX (second place overall) 2011
Houston Area Road Runners Association (spring series 6th overall open male) 2010
AAOS Sunrise 5K Las Vegas, NV (3rd place overall) 2008
Flying Pig 5k, Cincinnati, OH (17:00, first place overall) 2007
NYRR Fifth Avenue Mile, New York, NY (4:43) 2005
NYRR 8K/USATF 8K Road Race Championship, New York, NY (27:41) 2003
91st Annual 10K Thanksgiving Day Race, Cincinnati, OH (35:18) 2000
Newtown Mini-Marathon 5K, Newtown, OH (16:37) 2000
BAA Boston Marathon, Boston, MA (2:45:23, 2:48:49) 2000, 2001

EARC Rowing:

Harvard Varsity Lightweight Crew 1997-1998
Harvard Freshman Lightweight Crew 1996-1997
Crash-B Sprints Boston, MA 1997-1998

Soccer:

HJD United, Urban Soccer, New York, NY (champions 2008, 2009) 2008-2009

Administrative and Leadership Experience

2015

  • BCM Medical Directors Committee
    Orthopedic Surgery Department Representative.

2013-2014

  • Rice University Graduate Certificate in Health Care Management
    Executive education course at Jesse Jones Graduate School of Management.

2013

  • Educational Curriculum Task Force
    Revised orthopedic surgery resident didactic and conference education program.

2013

  • BCM Medical Center Intraoperative Planning Work Group
    Committee member planning new medical center intraoperative processes.

2012

  • BCM Resident Review Committee
    Faculty committee overseeing progress of orthopedic house staff.

2005

  • Grafton Street Fund
    Co-founded donor advised fund with mission to seek out, promote, and
    support innovative and successful non-profit organizations.

Other Interests

Sports; Good Food, Fine Wine, Craft Beer; Travel; Skiing; Rock and Roll Music; History; Art and Architecture; Exercise and Fitness; Fast Cars

  • Harvard University
  • Columbia University
  • Baylor College of Medicine
  • NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases
  •  American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM)
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America – AANA
  • J. Robert Gladden Orthopaedic Society (JRGOS)
  • Texas Southern University