Having more than 10 years of strong experiences, especially in orthopedic surgery, Dr. Taggart T Gauvain affiliates with many hospitals including Memorial Hermann Pearland, Memorial Hermann Southeast, Memorial Hermann Texas Medical Center, and Memorial Hermann Orthopedic and Spine Hospital.
Charcot foot reconstruction is a surgery performed to repair damage to the bones, ligaments, tendons and other structures in a foot affected by a condition
Ankle arthroscopy is a minimally invasive surgical procedure in which an arthroscope, a small, soft, flexible tube with a light and video camera at the end,
Ankle joint replacement, also known as total ankle arthroplasty, is a surgical procedure performed to relieve pain and immobility due to severe
Arthritis is the inflammation of joints as a result of degeneration of the smooth cartilage that lines the ends of bones in a joint. This degeneration of the cartilages
The foot and ankle work together to provide balance, stability, movement, and propulsion to the human body. Its complex anatomy consists of 26 bones, 33 joints, muscles,
Injuries during sports are common. They can result from accidents, inadequate training, improper use of protective devices, or insufficient stretching
Dr. Taggart Gauvain earned his undergraduate degree at St. Edward’s University in Austin and his medical degree at UT Health San Antonio Medical School. He completed his residency in orthopedic surgery at McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) and a fellowship in foot and ankle surgery at The Foundation for Orthopedic, Athletic and Reconstructive Research in Houston. In practice since 2010, Dr. Gauvain is board certified in orthopedic surgery. He specializes in surgery of the foot and ankle with special clinical interest in reconstructive surgery, fractures, arthroscopic surgery, total ankle arthroplasty and treatment of sports injuries.
Foot and Ankle Surgery: Tricks of the Trade
Chapter: Direct Posterior Midline Approach for Treatment of Insertional Achilles Tendonitis
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Taggart Gauvain, MDEditors: Steven Raiken, MD.Thieme, New York 2018
Malalignment Correction of the Lower Limb
Before, During, and After Total Ankle Arthroplasty
One of the main challenges in ankle replacement is correction of any deformities in the operative limb. Deformity can be found proximal and distal to the ankle joint as well as in the ankle joint. There are static and dynamic deformities that can create unbalanced ankle joints causing early and often catastrophic failure.
Leslie Barnings-Joyce is now able to walk her beloved dog, Lady Bug, thanks to the outstanding care she received from UT Physicians. (Photo credit Leslie Barnings-Joyce)
AAOS Now, Nov 2017, Dr. Gauvain helping with Harvey floods.