Christopher L. Jimenez
Dr. Christopher L. Jimenez is the newest Orthopedic Surgeon at the Live Oak Health Partners Specialty Clinic in San Marcos, Wimberley and Kyle, TX.
Dr. Jimenez, who is fluent in English and Spanish, specializes in the following areas:
- Total joint replacements of the hip and knee
- Revision of failed total joint replacements of the hip and knee
A San Antonio native, Dr. Jimenez completed a prestigious fellowship with Dr. Joel Matta and Dr. Edward McPherson in Santa Monica, CA. There, he learned advanced techniques for anterior approach total hip replacement, total knee replacement and revision surgeries. He also had extensive training in management of acetabular and pelvic trauma and hip preservation surgery during his fellowship.
After earning his undergraduate degree from the University of Texas in San Antonio, he earned his medical degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio. Dr. Jimenez completed a surgical internship at Rush in Chicago, IL., before completing orthopedic residency training at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, UT. His residency training offered him the opportunity to learn from distinguished faculty where he learned different techniques for hip preservation and joint replacement surgeries and management of traumatic limb injuries.
Professional Positions and Honors
The University of Texas in San Antonio
Adult Reconstruction/Hip Preservation Fellowship at the Hip and Pelvis Institute in Santa Monica, CA
Adult Reconstruction/Joint Replacements Fellowship at Los Angeles Orthopedic Institute in Los Angeles, CA
The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Residency / Internship
Surgical Internship at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, IL
Orthopedic Residency at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, UT