Kingwood Family Practice is proud to announce the full time addition of Dr. Shaun Weaver. Dr. Weaver brings something totally new to the practice. He is a BOARD CERTIFIED FAMILY MEDICINE PHYSICIAN and a BOARD CERTIFIED SPORTS MEDICINE PHYSICIAN as well. He is also a SPORTS NUTRITION SPECIALIST. Dr. Weaver will take care of your family medicine needs like hypertension, diabetes and wellness exams but also a large part of his practice will be sports medicine/orthopedics care.
Dr. Weaver also enjoys counseling patients on nutrition, fitness and weight loss and believes in encouraging a healthy lifestyle through diet and exercise. He enjoys educating patients about their health issues and working with them to make an informed decision about their treatment.
Dr. Weaver attended Medical school at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio. His Family Medicine residency was completed at Texas A&M University in Corpus Christi. He completed a Sports Medicine Fellowship at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Lubbock Texas in 2009. Dr. Weaver worked as a faculty member at the Corpus Christi Family Medicine Residency Program, teaching sports medicine, from 2009-2011. Since 2011, Dr. Weaver has worked for the Memorial Hermann/UT Physicians Orthopedic group in Humble practicing primary care sports medicine. He has been involved in the care of athletes from Texas Tech University, Texas A&M Corpus Christi and most recently served as the team physician and on the concussion oversight team for Humble ISD and New Caney ISD.
Dr. Weaver has lived in Kingwood for the last 4 years with his wife and 3 children and looks forward to taking care of all your primary care, orthopedic and sports medicine needs starting August 17, 2015, Monday-Friday.
Dr. Weaver will offer management of the following Sports Medicine services at Kingwood Family Practice:
- Concussion diagnosis and treatment
- Joint and soft tissue injections, including steroids, hyaluronic acid and PRP
- Sprains and strains
- Osteoarthritis, bursitis and tendonitis
- Tennis elbow, golfer’s elbow, carpal tunnel syndrome
- Fracture diagnosis and treatment, splinting and casting
- Runners injuries such as plantar fasciitis, shin splints and IT band
- Little league elbow, little league shoulder
- Sports nutrition, fitness and weight loss counseling