New orthopedic surgeon to the practice: Dr. Stephanie Stephens

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SMCNT is pleased to announce the arrival of a new orthopedic surgeon to the practice: Dr. Stephanie Stephens.  She is an experienced, sports medicine fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon.  She has many areas of expertise and you can learn more about her on her web page link. SMCNT also announces the departure of Dr. Donald Ozumba who has relocated to McKinney … Read More

The SMCNT Tough Mudder team Update

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The SMCNT Tough Mudder team had a good showing down in Austin this past weekend.  We completed the 12 mile course in 3.5 hours and survived multiple electrocutions, near drownings, and extreme muddiness without major injuries to any of the 6 team members.  The team was Kyle Stuart, MD, Don Buford, MD, Mitzi Albers, PA-C, Lela Sturghill, CRNA, Jennifer Scamperino, … Read More

Buford in news and participation as faculty member…

Dr. Don Buford recently participated as a faculty member at the Orthopedic Surgery Controversies Course in Napa Valley.  The course is sponsored by The Southern California Orthopedic Institute (SCOI) and Wes Nottage, MD.  Dr. Buford presented on Musculoskeletal Ultrasound and also was the director of the hip and shoulder ultrasound seminar. Dr. Don Buford has been in the Dallas news with KRLD! 1.   Dr. Buford talks about high school sports injuries—->  Click Here … Read More

The SMCNT team is now 6 strong

9/17/2012 The SMCNT team is now 6 strong and ready for the Austin Tough Mudder Sunday, October 7, 2012 (www.toughmudder.com) This will be a 13 mile race/obstacle course with an average time of about 3 hours.  We still have space available on the team…. Click here to email us if you are interested!

D Magazine as one of Dallas’ best orthopedic surgeons

Dr. Don Buford has once again been named by D Magazine as one of Dallas’ best orthopedic surgeons.  This award is voted on by Dallas county Doctors.  Dr. Buford has been honored to win this award multiple years. Please check out Dr. Buford’s page by clicking HERE.

our newest partner: Dr. Kyle Stuart

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SMCNT is proud to announce the arrival of our newest partner: Dr. Kyle Stuart.  Dr. Stuart is a Mesquite, TX native and has just completed a Sports Medicine Fellowship at the Southern California Orthopedic Institute (SCOI) which is considered one of the most prestigious sports medicine fellowships in the country. Dr. Stuart will see patients at the SMCNT main office … Read More

Bonsell competed in the Ironman Triathlon World Championships

Dr. Shawn Bonsell competed in the Ironman Triathlon World Championships in Kona, Hawaii last month.  He came in 15th in his age group (45-49) with an overall time of 9:47:30.  This is the most famous triathlon in the world and just to qualify is a significant achievement.  The race is a 2.4 mile swim (about an hour), followed by a … Read More