Meena W. Shatby, M.D.
Meena W. Shatby, M.D.
Meena W. Shatby, M.D. is a Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon with extensive training in sports medicine and trauma. He is fellowship trained in the management of lower extremities, with focus on knee, foot and ankle and other sports injuries. He attended Clear Lake High School in Houston, TX, then graduated at the top of his class with highest honors, Summa Cum Laude, from the University of Texas in Austin with a degree in Biomedical and Electrical Engineering, and was selected as an Engineering Scholar.
After nurturing his passion for medicine in Austin, he pursued his medical degree at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, TX. There, he was awarded multiple awards including “Outstanding Academic Achievement”, and “Outstanding Student in Orthopedic Surgery”. He then completed his internship and residency at Baylor College of Medicine, where he developed a special interest in sports, trauma, and reconstructive orthopedics. His interest in gait and ambulation pathology led him to complete a prestigious fellowship in foot and ankle, encompassing sports and knee disorders at Union Memorial Hospital and Johns Hopkins Bayview in Baltimore, Maryland. Upon completion of his training, he returned to Houston and The Woodlands to practice with passion in Orthopedic Surgery.
In addition to adult and pediatric orthopedics, Dr. Shatby specializes in lower extremity pathology, with emphasis on knees, ankle, and feet. Dr. Shatby utilizes the latest proven methods of non-operative and conservative management. In addition, if surgical management is indicated, then “Proven” and “Minimally Invasive” procedures are utilized. He has authored and co-authored several articles and book chapters with emphasis on clinical studies and evidence based medicine. He believes that education and early prevention are major components of successful treatment. Dr. Shatby has received multiple awards in his practice including “Patient’s Choice Award”, “Texas Favorite Physician”, and “Compassionate Doctor Award”. In addition to providing care, he also provides “second opinions” regarding recommendations provided by other medical physicians, and non-physicians including podiatrists, and other “foot specialists”. Dr. Shatby is a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, a member of the TMA, Montgomery County Medical Society, and AOFAS. He has served as Vice Chairman of the Orthopedic Surgery and Peer Review Committee and the Medical Board of Managers at Memorial Hermann Hospital in The Woodlands, and a member of the Medical Executive Committee and the Medical Board of Managers at Memorial Hermann Surgery Center Woodlands Parkway. He is also on the medical staff at St. Luke’s Community Medical Center of The Woodlands.