Dr. Chris Meltsakos will bring his skills in Sports Medicine and Orthopedic Surgery to CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital in Sulphur Springs. His first day in the office will be September 7, 2020 at Trinity Orthopedic Clinic, 103B Medical Circle. The clinic phone number is 903-885-6688. Meanwhile, he will be relocating his family to town and getting to know some of his patients during a free Sports Clinic to be held on Saturday mornings from 9-11am from August 22-November 14, 2020 at Trinity Orthopedic Clinic.
Dr. Meltsakos is a graduate of Boston University with a Bachelor of Science in Human Physiology. He subsequently obtained his medical degree from New York Medical College. Dr. Meltsakos completed his orthopedic surgery residency at New York Medical College at Westchester Medical Center. He completed his subspecialty training in Sports Medicine at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. He and his family have moved here to Sulphur Springs from San Antonio: Dr. Meltsakos has a wife (Norma) and a brand new baby boy!
Co-ordinator of Sports Medicine for CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital in Sulphur Springs is Kyle Lemarr. Now in the second year of this program, Lemarr is is pleased to be the liaison between school athletic trainers and coaches and the CHRISTUS providers like Dr. Meltsakos as well as Primary Care physicians. He will be going out to Sulphur Springs the county schools to invite them to use the CHRISTUS Orthopedic services as well as the free Saturday Sports Clinic which will begin August 22, 2020.