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Dr. Boris Zelle, MD

Orthopedic Surgery*
5.0 (4)
Map Pin Small San Antonio, TX
Accepting new patients
19 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Boris Zelle, MD

Dr. Boris Zelle, MD is an Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in San Antonio, TX. They specialize in Orthopedic Surgery, has 19 years of experience. They graduated from UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH / MAIN CAMPUS and is affiliated with Methodist Hospital, University Hospital-University Health System and Baptist Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Zelle an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Zelle works at Practice in San Antonio, TX with other offices in Corpus Christi, TX. They frequently treat conditions like Hip Fracture and Femur Fracture along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Conditions Treated and Procedures Performed

Dr. Zelle's Office Locations

  1. 1
    University Health
    4502 Medical Dr, San Antonio, TX 78229 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (210) 358-0265
  2. 2
    Heb Pharmacy #647
    8300 Floyd Curl Dr, San Antonio, TX 78229 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (210) 644-9300
  3. 3
    University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio
    7703 Floyd Curl Dr, San Antonio, TX 78229 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (210) 358-0265
  4. 4
    Affiliates in Digestive & Liver Diseas
    613 Elizabeth St Ste 804, Corpus Christi, TX 78404 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (361) 217-6264

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Methodist Hospital
  • University Hospital-University Health System
  • Baptist Medical Center

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Hip Fracture
Femur Fracture
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment

Treatment frequency



Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Hip Fracture
Femur Fracture
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Wound Repair
Limb Pain
Broken Arm
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Femoral Neck Fracture
Foot Fracture
Fracture of Hand and Fingers
Joint Pain
Knee Fracture
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osteoarthritis
Rib Fracture
Shoulder Fracture
Tibial Fracture
Wrist Fracture
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
Hip Replacement
Hip Replacement with Robotic Assist
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Achilles Tendon Contracture
Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Ataxia
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Avascular Necrosis
Back Pain
Bone Cancer
Broken Neck
Bursitis
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Bursitis of Hip
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cerebral Palsy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chondrocalcinosis
Chondromalacia
Chronic Neck Pain
Clavicle Fracture
Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
Difficulty With Walking
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Fat Embolism
Fibular Fracture
Foot Sprain
Gait Abnormality
Gout
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Hand Fracture
Hip Sprain
Hip Tendinitis
Humerus Fracture
Internal Derangement of Knee
Knee Dislocation
Knee Ligament Tears
Knee Sprain
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Compression Fracture
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lupus
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Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Meniscus Tear
Miner's Knee
Muscle Cramping
Neck Muscle Strain
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Osteoarthritis of Ankle
Osteoarthritis of Elbow
Osteoarthritis of Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Osteopenia
Osteosarcoma
Patellar Fracture
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pelvic Fracture
Piriformis Syndrome
Pyogenic Arthritis
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rotator Cuff Tear
Sacrum Disorders
Scapular Fracture
Sciatica
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Scoliosis
Shoulder Dislocation
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Sternum Fracture
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Arthrocentesis
Bunion Surgery
Carpal Tunnel Release
Closed Hip Fracture Treatment
Dressing and Debridement of Wound or Infection
Elbow Dislocation Open Reduction
Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Elbow Fracture Repair
Excision of Femur or Knee
Excision of Humerus
Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
Excision of Tibia or Fibula
Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Foot Fracture Treatment Open
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
Hand Tendon Repair
Hip Dislocation
Joint Drainage
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
Meniscus Surgery
Musculoskeletal Function Test
Neuroplasty
Open Hip Fracture Treatment
Partial Hip Replacement
Peripheral Nerve Block
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Replacement
Somatic Nerve Block
Spine Fracture Treatment
Synovial Biopsy
Total Hip Replacement
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    Specialties*
    • Orthopedic Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 19 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Arabic
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    NPI Number
    • 1316140536
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH / MAIN CAMPUS
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    Dr. Boris Zelle, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Zelle is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Zelle has seen patients for Hip Fracture and Femur Fracture, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Zelle on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    4 patients have reviewed Dr. Zelle. The overall rating for this provider is 5.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Zelle.

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