Joseph A. Elias, MD

Electrodiagnostic Medicine, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Houston Methodist Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Associates

Accepting New Patients

Joseph A. Elias, MD

Houston Methodist Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Associates

About Me

"I strive to restore function to patients with neurological and musculoskeletal disability using the least invasive treatment methods possible."

Clinical Interests

  • Electromygraphy/nerve conduction studies (EMG/NCS) for peripheral nerve injuries
  • Non-surgical management of spine and musculoskeletal injuries, including shoulders, hips, knees and carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Rehabilitation managment (therapies, orthotics/equipment, etc) of neurological disorders such as stroke, spinal cord injury, brain injury, Multiple Sclerosis, cerebral palsy, etc
  • Spasticity management, including botulinum toxin (Botox) injections
  • Ultrasound guided peripheral joint injections

Accepted Insurance Plans

All Saver/United Healthcare
Blue Choice POS
Blue Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield FEP Federal Employee Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield Medicare Advantage HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Medicare Advantage PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Edge
Blue Essentials
Blue Essentials Access
Care Improvement Plus Medicare Advantage
Community Health Choice Marketplace
Community Health Choice Marketplace Advantage HMO DSNP
Coventry PPO
Erickson Advantage
First Health PPO
HMO Blue
Humana HMO / EPO
Humana Medicare Advantage Choice PPO
Humana Medicare Advantage Gold Plus/Choice
Humana Medicare Advantage HMO
Humana Medicare Advantage PPO
Humana Natl POS Open Access
Humana POS & Preferred POS
Humana PPO & Preferred PPO
Humana/ChoiceCare Network PPO
Humana/ChoiceCare+ Network PPO
Imagine Health
Imagine Health GPA
Imagine Health Trustmark
Imagine Health/SISCO
Medica-UnitedHealthcare Choice Plus
MultiPlan PPO
Oscar Easy Care Medicare Advantage
PHCS Healthy Directions
TRS-ActiveCare 2 Group 385002
TRS-ActiveCare Fully Insured Plan-South Texas Region Group 295430
TRS-ActiveCare Fully Insured Plan-West Texas Region Group 295781
TRS-ActiveCare HD Group 385000
TRS-ActiveCare Primary Group 385003
TRS-ActiveCare Primary Plus Group 385001
TRS-Care Medicare Advantage
TRS-Care Standard ALT A I Group 485002
TRS-Care Standard ALT A II Group 485003
TRS-Care Standard ALT B I Group 485005
TRS-Care Standard ALT B II Group 485006
TRS-Care Standard CMED Group 485001
TRS-Care Standard Group 485000
UHC Dual Complete MCR
UHC Medicare Chronic Complete
UHC Medicare Complete
UHC Medicare Solutions
US Family Health Plan
United Health Integrated Services
United Healthcare Medicare Advantage
United Healthcare Nexus ACO
United Healthcare Plan of the River Valley
UnitedHealthcare Choice
UnitedHealthcare ChoicePlus
UnitedHealthcare Core
UnitedHealthcare Core Plus
UnitedHealthcare EPO
UnitedHealthcare Golden Rule
UnitedHealthcare HMO
UnitedHealthcare Navigate
UnitedHealthcare Navigate Plus
UnitedHealthcare Options PPO
UnitedHealthcare Oxford
UnitedHealthcare POS
UnitedHealthcare PPO
UnitedHealthcare Select / ERS
UnitedHealthcare Student Resources
UnitedHealthcare West
WellMed AARP Medicare Advantage Plan
WellMed AARP Medicare Complete
WellMed United Healthcare Dual Complete
Workers' Comp: Coventry / First Health

Insurance plans may change. Please verify your plan is accepted when scheduling an appointment.


Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation | University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Electrodiagnostic Medicine
  • Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital
  • Houston Methodist Neuroscience & Spine Center at Sugar Land


  • English
Languages listed are spoken by doctor and/or office staff.

Frequently Asked Questions

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  • What insurance does Dr. Joseph A. Elias accept?
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  • Where is Dr. Joseph A. Elias located?
    Dr. Joseph A. Elias' office is located in Orthopedics & Sports Medicine, 16811 Southwest Fwy, Ste 200, Sugar Land, TX 77479
  • What languages do Dr. Joseph A. Elias and/or staff speak?
    Dr. Joseph A. Elias and/or office staff speak English
Office Locations
Orthopedics & Sports Medicine
16811 Southwest Fwy
Ste 200
Sugar Land, TX 77479
Medical Office Building 3
16605 Southwest Fwy
Ste 600
Sugar Land, TX 77479