Dr. Brian Chimenti

Sports Medicine
The Woodlands, TX
26 years experience male

Locations

The Woodlands Sports Medicine Center

The Woodlands, TX

Address

1441 Woodstead Ct, suite 300, The Woodlands, TX
Directions

Fax

281-267-1201

Insurances accepted

Aetna

BlueCross BlueShield

UnitedHealthcare

Beech Street

Cigna

Humana

Medicare

UniCare

Workers Compensation

Office

The Woodlands, TX

About

Bio

My Orthopedic practice involves primarily Sports Medicine (primarily injuries of the knee and shoulder) and Adult Reconstruction/Joint Replacement (knee and hip).

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Sports Medicine, Board Certified

Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery

Orthopedic Surgery

Orthopedic Surgery, Board Certified

Sports Medicine

Licenses

United States: Texas

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

682 Answers
337 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Chimenti
26 years experience Sports Medicine
MRI: I'm assuming you mean intra-articular contrast (arthrogeam). It adds additional detail making more subtle injuries more clear (ie small cartilage tear ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Chimenti
26 years experience Sports Medicine
Depends: Depends on what caused the soreness. Inflammatory issues such as tendinitis ; bursitis are unpredictable ; best managed with rest, cortisone injection ... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brian Chimenti
26 years experience Sports Medicine
Bone structure: There is no easy way to change your bone structure. Certainly however you can add muscle by working out if that is your desire. This can change your s ... Read More

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Testimonials
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Thank you notes
HealthTap member
Dec 16, 2012
Went to another doctor close to home with severe knee pain. After cortizone shot was not any better, they would not order an MRI to find out if it was a torn meniscus & said it was just arthritis. Aft...Read More
HealthTap member
Dec 16, 2012
I cannot sing praises loudly enough about Dr Chimenti. He has helped my family, myself, and numerous friends of ours over the years. He is truly outstanding.
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Chimenti is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful! I have visited my Dr. And felt like it was nothing to worry about but did do an MRI and it was a muscle striation. Thank you for responding.
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful! Nice! That's the answer I was hoping for. Thanks for your response Doctor, it is much appreciated. I wish you a pleasant rest of the day.
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thx, cortisone injections did nothing, night splints, orthotics, stretching, ice, laser therapy, physical therapy all have failed so far.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Baylor College of Medicine, TX
Graduated 1994MD

Medical/Graduate school

Baylor College of Medicine
Graduated 1994MD

Residency

University of Colorado Health Sciences Center

Residency

University of Colorado Affiliated Hospitals

Awards

Compassionate Doctor Award, American Registry
Patients' Choice Award, Patients' Choice Organization
2006 Best Doctors, Texas Monthly Magazine

Affiliations

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
American Medical Association
Texas Medical Association
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