Dr. Sean Gallagher

Orthopedic Surgery
Austin, TX
17 years experience male

About

Bio

Fellowship trained in Joint Replacement, Lower Extremity Reconstruction, Cartilage Transplantation (Fresh Osteochondral Allograft)

Specialties
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Orthopedic Surgery

Orthopedic Surgery - Reconstruction

Doctor Q&A

3 Answers
2 Agrees
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sean Gallagher
Orthopedic Surgery 17 years experience
RICE: Rest, ice, compression, elevation.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sean Gallagher
Orthopedic Surgery 17 years experience
Low Back Pain Recipe: 1. Rest 2. Nsaids scheduled x 2 weeks with food. 3. Heating pad (electric plug in wall kind) to low back. Usually acute low back pain resolves in... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sean Gallagher
Orthopedic Surgery 17 years experience
Capsaicin creams: It doesn't penetrate deep enough to affect large joints. It acts on superficial skin sensory receptors. Since its unregulated (by fda), you don't re... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.

Testimonials
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2
Recommendations
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Gallagher is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Gallagher is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Brown University
Graduated 2001MD

Medical/Graduate school

University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio, TX
Graduated 2006MD

Residency

UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS MEDICAL BRANCH GAL

Awards

Open Growth Plate Award
Eagle Scout

Affiliations

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
Texas Medical Association
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