707 South Fry Road, Suite 255
Katy, TX 77450
Alan J. Rechter earned a B.A. in liberal studies from the University of South Florida and his Doctorate of Medicine from Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska where he graduated Magnu Cum Laude. He completed his general surgery internship and his orthopedic surgery residency at the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston where he served as Chief Resident. Dr. Rechter was awarded the prestigious AO International Fellowship that added more focused training in trauma, hand and joint reconstructive surgery, completed in Oberhausen, Germany. He is licensed to practice in Texas and is certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery.
Dr. Rechter’s awards are numerous and include the Merck Award for Academic Achievement for the #1 and #2 ranked U.S. medical school graduates, and the Rhone-Paulene Rorer Orthopedic Surgeons Resident’s Scholarship.
Dr. Rechter is an active Fellow in the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. He is an assistant clinical professor in orthopedic surgery at the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston.
Dr. Rechter practices general orthopedics which encompasses all aspects of diagnosis and treatment to injuries, congenital defects and acquired degeneration to the human body’s bones and joints. Much of his practice is devoted to arthoscopic (minimally invasive) repair of the knee, shoulder and ankle, joint replacement surgery, surgery of the hand and foot, and repair of acutely traumatized limbs or delayed reconstruction for salvage of the extremity.