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M. Tyrrell Burrus, MD

M. Tyrrell Burrus, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery
Dr. Burrus is a Board Eligible Orthopaedic Surgeon practicing at the Austin Bone and Joint Clinic and sees patients in Austin and Lockhart. He specializes in arthroscopic (minimally invasive) surgery of the knee, shoulder, ankle, hip, and elbow. Additionally, he has a special interest in complex knee and shoulder reconstructions, shoulder replacements, and hip labral tears and impingement. His practice also includes foot and ankle surgery, joint replacements, fracture care, and general orthopaedics.

A native of Southeast Texas, Dr. Burrus attended Washington and Lee University where he graduated Phi Beta Kappa with a B.S. in Biology, magna cum laude, and played varsity soccer. During medical school at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, he was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. He completed his orthopaedic surgery residency at the University of Virginia where he scored in the 100th percentile nationally for his in-training exam and served as Administrative Chief Resident. Following residency, he completed a Sports Medicine and Shoulder Surgery fellowship at the University of Michigan under numerous nationally and internationally recognized surgeons and received additional training in hip arthroscopy. For Part I Examination of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (certifying examination), Dr. Burrus scored in the 95th percentile nationwide.

Throughout his training, Dr. Burrus has worked with several high school and NCAA Division I athletic programs (University of Michigan, Eastern Michigan University). In addition, he formerly assisted with the Under 18 USA Hockey National Team Development Program and provided sideline coverage for the International Champions Cup.

Dr. Burrus is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Arthroscopy Association of North America, American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, the Texas Medical Association, and Travis County Medical Society. He is currently a manuscript reviewer for “Arthroscopy: The Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery” and has written over 45 research articles along with 12 book chapters, and been involved in over 65 research presentations.

In his free time, Dr. Burrus enjoys golf, fly fishing, bird hunting, snow skiing, and spending time with his wife and daughter.
Care Philosophy

Dr. Burrus believes that taking excellent care of patients only occurs with shared and informed decision-making by both parties. With this in mind, he takes care of all his patients as if they are part of his family.

Accepts most insurance. Contact your insurance provider for coverage information

Aetna

Ambetter

Regence Group (Bs-Wa, Bs-Id, Bcbs-Ut, Bcbs-Or)

Humana Medicare Advantage PPO

Medicare

Medicare

United Healthcare - Choice

Ankle Cartilage Restoration

Ankle Instability

Ankle Pain

Ankle Tendon Injuries

Complex Knee Ligament Reconstruction

Fracture Care

Fractures

Hip Impingement

Hip Labral Tears

Hip Pain

Knee Cartilage Injuries

Knee Cartilage Restoration

Knee Instability

Knee Ligament Injuries

Knee Pain

Kneecap (Patellar) Instability

Meniscus Tears

Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty

Rotator Cuff Repair

Shoulder Arthritis

Shoulder Injuries

Shoulder Instability

Shoulder Labral Repair

Shoulder Pain

Shoulder Reconstruction

Shoulder Rotator Cuff Tears

Total Hip Arthroplasty

Total Knee Arthroplasty

Total Shoulder Arthroplasty

Aetna

Blue Cross Blue Shield - PPO

Cigna - Open Access Plus

Medicare

Medicare

United Healthcare - Choice Plus

Ankle Cartilage Restoration

Ankle Instability

Ankle Pain

Ankle Tendon Injuries

Complex Knee Ligament Reconstruction

Fracture Care

Fractures

Hip Impingement

Hip Labral Tears

Hip Pain

Knee Cartilage Injuries

Knee Cartilage Restoration

Knee Instability

Knee Ligament Injuries

Knee Pain

Kneecap (Patellar) Instability

Meniscus Tears

Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty

Rotator Cuff Repair

Shoulder Arthritis

Shoulder Injuries

Shoulder Instability

Shoulder Labral Repair

Shoulder Pain

Shoulder Reconstruction

Shoulder Rotator Cuff Tears

Total Hip Arthroplasty

Total Knee Arthroplasty

Total Shoulder Arthroplasty

Accepts most insurance. Contact your insurance provider for coverage information

Ankle Cartilage Restoration

Ankle Instability

Ankle Pain

Ankle Tendon Injuries

Complex Knee Ligament Reconstruction

Fracture Care

Fractures

Hip Impingement

Hip Labral Tears

Hip Pain

Knee Cartilage Injuries

Knee Cartilage Restoration

Knee Instability

Knee Ligament Injuries

Knee Pain

Kneecap (Patellar) Instability

Meniscus Tears

Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty

Rotator Cuff Repair

Shoulder Arthritis

Shoulder Injuries

Shoulder Instability

Shoulder Labral Repair

Shoulder Pain

Shoulder Reconstruction

Shoulder Rotator Cuff Tears

Total Hip Arthroplasty

Total Knee Arthroplasty

Total Shoulder Arthroplasty