David Lintner, MD

  • Orthopedic surgeon, Houston Methodist Hospital
  • Chief of sports medicine, Houston Methodist Hospital
  • Associate professor of clinical orthopedic surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College

David Lintner, MD

Areas of Expertise

  • Arthroscopic and reconstructive surgery of the knee, shoulder and elbow
  • Thrower's injuries (labral repair, Tommy John reconstructions, etc.)

Credentials

BOARD CERTIFICATION
American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
MEDICAL SCHOOL
University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry | 1986
RESIDENCY
University of Rochester - Rochester, NY | 1991
INTERNSHIP
University of Rochester - Rochester, NY | 1987
FELLOWSHIP
Baylor College of Medicine - Houston, TX | 1992

Affiliations

  • Houston Astros, head team physician
  • Houston Texans, team orthopedist

Publications

Improving the immunosuppressive potential of articular chondroprogenitors in a three-dimensional culture setting
Bauza, G, Pasto, A, Mcculloch, P, Lintner, D, Brozovich, A, Niclot, FB, Khan, I, Francis, LW, Tasciotti, E & Taraballi, F 2020, , Scientific Reports, vol. 10, no. 1, 16610. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-73188-9

Progression of Hamate Hook Stress Reactions in Elite Baseball Players
Sochacki, KR, Liberman, S, Mehlhoff, TL, Jones, JM, Lintner, DM & McCulloch, P 2020, Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine, vol. 8, no. 5. https://doi.org/10.1177/2325967120919389

Superior Capsular Reconstruction for Massive Rotator Cuff Tear Leads to Significant Improvement in Range of Motion and Clinical Outcomes: A Systematic Review
Sochacki, KR, McCulloch, P, Lintner, DM & Harris, JD 2019, , Arthroscopy - Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery, vol. 35, no. 4, pp. 1269-1277. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.arthro.2018.10.129

Performance and Return to Sport After Hip Arthroscopic Surgery in Major League Baseball Players
Jack, RA, Sochacki, KR, Hirase, T, Vickery, J, McCulloch, PC, Lintner, DM & Harris, JD 2019, , Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine, vol. 7, no. 2. https://doi.org/10.1177/2325967119825835

Hamstring Autograft Versus Hybrid Graft in Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction: A Systematic Review of Comparative Studies
Sochacki, KR, McCulloch, P, Lintner, DM & Harris, JD 2019, , Arthroscopy - Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.arthro.2018.11.070

There is a high return to sport rate but with reduced career lengths after Achilles tendon repair in Major League Soccer players
Sochacki, KR, Jack, RA, Hirase, T, McCulloch, P, Lintner, DM, Varner, KE, Cosculluela, P & Harris, JD 2019, Journal of ISAKOS, vol. 4, no. 1, pp. 15-20. https://doi.org/10.1136/jisakos-2018-000246

Performance and return to sport after femoroacetabular impingement surgery in national football league players
Sochacki, KR, Jack, RA, Hirase, T, Vickery, J, McCulloch, P, Lintner, DM, Echo, A & Harris, JD 2019, , Orthopedics, vol. 42, no. 5, pp. E423-E429. https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20190403-01

Omegawave: An emerging technology and application in professional baseball pitchers
Jack, RA, Lintner, DM, Harris, JD & McCulloch, P 2019, Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness, vol. 59, no. 7, pp. 1144-1149. https://doi.org/10.23736/S0022-4707.18.08844-8

Performance and Return to Sport After Hip Arthroscopy in the National Basketball Association
Jack, RA, Sochacki, KR, Hirase, T, Vickery, J, McCulloch, P, Lintner, DM & Harris, JD 2019, Arthroscopy - Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.arthro.2019.09.013

Performance and Return to Sport After Forearm Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation in National Football League Players
Sochacki, KR, Jack, RA, Hirase, T, McCulloch, PC, Lintner, DM, Liberman, SR & Harris, JD 2018, Hand, vol. 13, no. 6, pp. 682-688. DOI: 10.1177/1558944717726137

Physician Rating Scales Do Not Accurately Rate Physicians
Burn, MB, Lintner, DM, Cosculluela, PE, Varner, KE, Liberman, SR, McCulloch, PC & Harris, JD 2018, Orthopedics, vol. 41, no. 4, pp. e445-e456. DOI: 10.3928/01477447-20180409-06

Open, Arthroscopic, and Percutaneous Surgical Treatment of Lateral Epicondylitis: A Systematic Review
Burn, MB, Mitchell, RJ, Liberman, S, Lintner, DM, Harris, JD & McCulloch, P 2018, Hand (New York, N.Y.), vol. 13, no. 3, pp. 264-274. https://doi.org/10.1177/1558944717701244

Correlation Between Quality of Evidence and Number of Citations in Top 50 Cited Articles on Elbow Medial Ulnar Collateral Ligament Surgery
Jack, RA, Sochacki, KR, Morehouse, HA, McCulloch, PC, Lintner, DM & Harris, JD 2018, , Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine, vol. 6, no. 4. https://doi.org/10.1177/2325967118768216

Physician Rating Scales Do Not Accurately Rate Physicians
Burn, MB, Lintner, DM, Cosculluela, PE, Varner, KE, Liberman, SR, McCulloch, PC & Harris, JD 2018, , Orthopedics, vol. 41, no. 4, pp. e445-e456. https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20180409-06

Trends in the Body Mass Index of Pediatric and Adult Patients Undergoing Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction
Burns, EA, Collins, AD, Jack, RA, McCulloch, PC, Lintner, DM & Harris, JD 2018, , Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine, vol. 6, no. 4, pp. 2325967118767398. https://doi.org/10.1177/2325967118767398

A Biomechanical Comparison of Fifth Metatarsal Jones Fracture Fixation Methods
Duplantier, NL, Mitchell, RJ, Zambrano, S, Stone, AC, Delgado, DA, Lambert, BS, Moreno, MR, Harris, JD, McCulloch, P, Lintner, DM & Varner, KE 2018, , American Journal of Sports Medicine, vol. 46, no. 5, pp. 1220-1227. https://doi.org/10.1177/0363546517753376

Performance and Return to Sport After Tommy John Surgery Among Major League Baseball Position Players
Jack, RA, Burn, MB, Sochacki, KR, McCulloch, PC, Lintner, DM & Harris, JD 2018, , American Journal of Sports Medicine, vol. 46, no. 7, pp. 1720-1726. https://doi.org/10.1177/0363546518762397

Performance and Return to Sport After Thumb Ulnar Collateral Ligament Surgery in National Football League Players
Sochacki, KR, Jack, RA, Nauert, R, Liberman, SR, McCulloch, PC, Lintner, DM & Harris, JD 2019, , Hand, vol. 14, no. 4, pp. 487-493. https://doi.org/10.1177/1558944718760001

Performance and Return to Sport After Thumb Ulnar Collateral Ligament Repair in Major League Baseball Players
Jack, RA, Sochacki, KR, Gagliano, B, Lintner, DM, Harris, JD & McCulloch, PC 2018, , Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine, vol. 6, no. 1. https://doi.org/10.1177/2325967117747268

Response to “Letter Regarding Performance and Return to Sport After Achilles Tendon Repair in National Football League Players”
Jack, RA, Sochacki, KR, Gardner, SS, McCulloch, PC, Lintner, DM, Cosculluela, PE, Varner, KE & Harris, JD 2018, , Foot and Ankle International, vol. 39, no. 1, pp. 131-132. https://doi.org/10.1177/1071100717745266

Languages

  • English