Creighton Tubb, MD, is a gifted, board-certified orthopaedic surgeon with extensive experience in reconstructive and joint replacement surgery. Through his work at New Braunfels Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine, Dr. Tubb can have a positive impact on the lives of those in his care throughout New Braunfels, Texas, and the surrounding community.
A lifelong learner, Dr. Tubb earned his undergraduate degree from the United States Military Academy at West Point in New York. He completed his Doctor of Medicine at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas, Texas. Next came an internship in general surgery and a residency in orthopaedic surgery at Madigan Army Medical Center in Tacoma, Washington.
Dr. Tubb went on to complete a fellowship in adult reconstructive/joint replacement surgery at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation in Cleveland, Ohio. Additionally, he maintains a subspecialty certification in sports medicine. He is a fellow of the American Orthopaedic Association and the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. He is also an active member of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, the Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons, and the Texas Orthopaedic Association.
Dr. Tubb attained the rank of colonel before retiring from military service after more than 20 years in the United States Army. He deployed to both Baghdad, Iraq, and Helmand Province, Afghanistan, in his role as a surgeon. Upon retiring from service, he decided to join the team at New Braunfels Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine.
Dr. Tubb focuses his professional interests on advanced hip and knee replacement surgery, sports medicine, complex joint revision procedures, and managing musculoskeletal trauma and recovery. He takes great pride in guiding his patients through their joint health journey and watching them regain function.
Dr. Tubb is currently accepting new patients. By scheduling a time to sit down with him to discuss his approach to joint health, residents of New Braunfels and surrounding communities can learn more about how their treatment needs align with his experience and training.
NOTE: We will make every effort to work out payment arrangements for those insurances that we are out of network.