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About Dr. Mendez

Kirk Mendez, M.D.Kirk Mendez, M.D.

Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Specializing In

* Arthroscopy
* Foot and Ankle Care
* General Orthopaedics
* Joint Reconstruction Surgery
* Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIS) Hip Replacement
* Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIS) Knee Replacement
* Pediatric Fracture Care
* Sports Medicine
* Total Hip Replacement
* Total Knee Replacement
* Trauma
* Upper Extremity

Medical Degree

University of Texas – Houston Medical School, Houston, TX

Surgical Internship

Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA

Orthopedic Surgery Residency

Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA

Advanced Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine Fellowship

Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX

Professional Affiliations

* American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
* American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

* Summerlin Hospital | Las Vegas, NV
* Valley Hospital | Las Vegas, NV
* Spring Valley Hospital | Las Vegas, NV
* Southern Hills Hospital | Las Vegas, NV
* San Martin Hospital | Henderson, NV
* Centennial Hills Hospital | Las Vegas, NV
* Mountain View Hospital | Las Vegas, NV
* University Medical Center | Las Vegas, NV


Paulos, K. Mendez, and T. Berg, A Novel Approach to Arthroscopic Biceps Tenodesis. Operative Techniques in Sports Medicine, Vol 15, Issue 1, Pages 27-34. 2007.

K. Mendez and L. Paulos. Avoiding and Managing Complications of Collateral Ligament Surgery of the Knee. Complications in Knee and Shoulder Surgery. Chapter 6. Pages 91-114. Springer. 2009.