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Dr. Troy Watson, MD

Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery

(702) 731-1616

Desert Orthopaedic Center

2800 E Desert Inn Rd Ste 100 Las Vegas , NV 89121

Get to Know Dr. Watson

Accepting Patients
Yes

Languages
English
Spanish

Gender
Male

Experience
24 Years

Care Philosophy

Dr. Watson founded the Foot and Ankle Institute in 2000. The primary goals of the Institute are to provide the highest quality care in a compassionate environment with attention to patient education and informed decision making. Dr. Watson treats all conditions of the foot and ankle and has a special interest in sports related injuries of the foot and ankle.

Education

Georgetown University School Of Medicine 1994

Tulane University of Louisiana 1999

Miller Ortho Clinic 2000

University of California At Los Angeles 1995

Dr. Watson's Experience

Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery

Orthopedic Surgery

Non-Surgical Orthopedics

Awards & Recognitions

Recognized Doctor

In My Own Words

Dr. Watson is a board certified orthopaedic surgeon specializing in the treatment of foot and ankle disorders and arthroscopy. After graduating from the University of Southern California, he received his medical degree at Georgetown University in Washington, DC, graduating with honors. A one-year surgical internship was then completed at UCLA, before beginning his orthopaedic training at Tulane University in New Orleans. To pursue his interest in foot and ankle disorders, Dr. Watson was accepted to subspecialty training at one of the country's premier fellowships. He spent one year at the Miller Orthopaedic Clinic in Charlotte, North Carolina studying foot and ankle disorders and treatments. During his fellowship, Dr. Watson served as the consultant to the North Carolina Dance Theater as well as participated in the care of professional athletes, including the Carolina Panthers (NFL) and Charlotte Hornets (NBA). Since starting his practice with Desert Orthopaedic Center in 2000, Dr. Watson founded the Foot and Ankle Institute and an educational website for patients, FeetMD. The Institute strives to educate patients, participate in clinical research and excel in patient care. He also established the Las Vegas Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Fellowship in 2013, helping to educate and train the next generation of orthopaedic surgeons. Dr. Watson and his team are active in research, resulting in numerous publications. Additionally, Dr. Watson has given over 200 academic presentations nationally and internationally. Dr. Watson and his wife Judith reside in Henderson and have twin boys and a younger daughter. His family is active in various sporting activities, church and other community activities. 

Dr. Watson's Locations

Accepting New Patients

Offices

Desert Orthopaedic Center

2800 E Desert Inn Rd Ste 100, Las Vegas, NV 89121

(702) 731-1616 Fax: (702) 734-4900

Desert Orthopaedic Center

2930 W Horizon Ridge Pkwy Ste 100, Henderson, NV 89052

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