O. Alton Barron, M.D.

O. Alton Barron, M.D. – Top Orthopedic Surgeon

Austin, TX and New York, NY – O. Alton Barron, M.D., is being recognized by Continental Who’s Who as a Pinnacle Lifetime Achiever in the field of Medicine as an Orthopedic Surgeon at ATX Ortho and Ortho Manhattan.

O. Alton Barron, M.D.

An acclaimed physician, Dr. Barron is a board-certified shoulder, elbow, and hand surgeon with offices in Austin and Texas. His areas of expertise include severe arthritis requiring shoulder and elbow arthroplasty, nonunions and malunions of bones, severe nerve injuries requiring tendon transfers and microsurgery, and routine and complex problems of the upper limb.

Backed by twenty-three years of professional excellence, Dr. Barron is venerated by his peers and clients. On account of his advanced expertise, he serves high profile clients such as Yankee players. In addition working at his private practices, he works as a clinical associate professor of orthopedic surgery at NYU Langone Medical Center, medical director of Pinnacle Surgery Center, and owner of the Musician Treatment Foundation, a foundation that provides surgery and related services for under- and uninsured professional musicians.

In preparation for his career, Dr. Barron attended University of Texas at Austin where he was a Tau Beta Pi and received an undergraduate degree in engineering with honors. He then attended one of the most recognized medical schools, Tulane University, where he received a Doctorate of Medicine (MD) and multiple honors. He remained at the University for an orthopedic surgery residency. By virtue of his dedication and leadership skills, he was awarded a shoulder surgery fellowship at Columbia-Presbyterian Hospital and hand surgery fellowship at Roosevelt Hospital.

A respected voice in his area of expertise, Dr. Barron is a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons, American Society for Surgery of the Hand, and New York Society for Surgery of the Hand, where he previously served as treasurer and president.

Leveraging his expertise as an author, Dr. Barron has shared his knowledge in multiple publications, as well as teaching positions. He and his wife Carrie Barron, M.D., published The Creativity Cure: How To Build Happiness with Your Own Two Hands.

In his free time, Dr. Barron enjoys distance running, hiking, and playing tennis, golf, and basketball. He is an avid Texas Longhorn fan.

Dr. Barron dedicates this recognition in loving memory of Cheryl Lynn and father Otis Alton Barron, Sr.

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