Dr. Peter Holmes has practiced medicine in San Antonio since the 1980’s, specializing in orthopedic surgery, specifically knee and hip joint replacement, meniscus and ligament repair and athletic injury prevention. A graduate of Rennselaer Polytechnic Institute, NY, with a Bachelors and Masters in Organic Chemistry, he then went on to Medical School at the University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston. Graduating in 1981 he completed his training with an internship at University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston in general surgery and life flight. His Orthopedic Residency was at Baylor College of Medicine, and his Sports Medicine fellowships were completed at the University Of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio and the University of Oregon, Portland. He is certified in both Orthopedic Surgery and Orthopedic Sports Medicine and is a Board Delegate for the AAOS.
Besides running the successful practice; Sports, Occupational and Knee Surgery in San Antonio and Schertz, Texas, he’s also found the time to service professional athletes such as the San Antonio Spurs, San Antonio Missions, San Antonio Iguanas and the Sea World Water Ski Team. He hosted his live radio radio talk show “Ask the Doctor” from 1996- 2003, then moved to TV until 2009. He volunteers his time on weekends doctoring the Football games of both Schertz/Cibolo High School teams and has volunteered as doc for the Crossman Drum and Bugle Band competitive team based in San Antonio.
His true passion was realized by founding the Non-profit organization, The Orthopedic Kneed Foundation, where the board certified orthopedic surgeon provides free surgeries for young athletes who do not have the necessary health insurance to cover their sports injuries.
Sports Occupational & Knee Surgery, P.A. provides all aspects of orthopedic care and services in San Antonio, Texas.
Sports Occupational & Knee Orthopedist
At Sports Occupational & Knee Surgery we manage the effect that joint injuries and joint wear and tear can have on the entire body. Each case is carefully reviewed and treated with the utmost professional and conservative approach. Surgery is then recommended when conservative treatment fails. The Surgeon, Dr. Peter F. Holmes is Board Certified in both Orthopedic Surgery and Orthopedic Sports Medicine and is a Board Delegate for the AAOS.