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About Dr. Robert K Fullick

Dr. Robert K Fullick, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Houston, TX, with another office in Katy, TX. He has 14 years of experience. His specialties include Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Fullick has received 3 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

31 Ratings with 5 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Robert K Fullick is Great. Dr. Robert K Fullick has been rated by 31 patients. From those 31 patients 5 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Robert K Fullick is 3.8 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

University Of Texas Health Sciences Center

6400 Fannin St Ste 1700
Houston, TX 77030
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Katy Orthopedics

23920 Katy Fwy Ste 160
Katy, TX 77494
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Specialties

Dr. Robert K Fullick has the following 1 specialty

  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Expertise

    14 Expertise

  • Joint Pain/Swelling
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Knee Surgery
  • Herniated Disc
  • Scoliosis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Joint Replacement
  • Arthroscopy
  • Bone Fracture
  • Laminectomy
  • Sports Medicine
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Surgery

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Reviews

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followup appt cancelled 4 times by Fullick

My husband saw Dr. Fullick for his shoulder which he said get an xray...no mri and then just gave him a steroid shot. I agree that did help his pain but Fullick did not appear to try and help him. My husband has not been able to get a follow up appointment and it has been 6 months! He has been cancelled on 4 times for the followup. This guy is in it for the money and could care less about patient care. Do NOT go see him!

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Would highly recommend Dr. Fullick

I would highly recommend Dr. Fullick. I had seen another orthopedic surgeon twice over 6 months for rotator cuff pain until the pain got so bad that I requested an MRI. This other doctor was arrogant and never acted that interested in my problem. He said he’d do surgery without needing to read the MRI report. So as a new patient, I took the MRI report to Dr. Fullick. Dr. Fullick spent time and explained everything about the surgery drawing a diagram of my shoulder, the tendons and what would happen in surgery. He was patient and answered every question I had. I had so much confidence in Dr. Fullick that I scheduled surgery then and there. On the day of the surgery, he went over again, drawing a diagram on the hospital bed pillow (!) what he would be doing. He performed arthroscopic surgery, making 5 portal incisions. He repaired a tendon which had a full thickness tear, another which had a high grade tear, and severe tendinopathy in another. He also scrapped my hooked (type 3) acromion bone (bone that forms the roof of the shoulder). In subsequent office visits, he answered any questions I had and always gave me confidence that I had chosen the right doctor! I’ve been in physical therapy for my shoulder for several months (it’s a slow process). In my books, he’s a great doctor!

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Very impressed

I was referred to Dr Fullick by Walter Lowe who scoped my right shoulder many years ago. After an initial visit with a followup after my MRI, it was determined I had a tear on my labrum and possible tear on my rotator cuff, both from years of lifting. I will be scheduling arthroscopic surgery in August. I have total confidence in Dr Fullicks ability to get me right again. Being a fellow aggie, I know he's the right choice. Will give a followup after my surgery and recovery.

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Doc Fullick is tops!

Superb interpersonal skills, to go with his excellent medical knowledge.

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Five Stars

Very knowledgeable doctor.

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  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2015, 2016)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015, 2016)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award (2016)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Education

    14 Years Experience

  • University Of Texas Medical School At Houston

    Graduated in 2004

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Robert K Fullick accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas
    • BCBS TX BlueChoice
    • BCBS TX HMO Blue Texas
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana HMO
    • Humana HMO Premier
    • Humana Houston HMOx
    • Humana National HMO
    • Humana National POS
    • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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