MARK KAZEWYCH, M.D.

Dr. Mark Kazewych is originally from Union Lake, MI and specializes in orthopedic surgery at Arlington Orthopedic Associates. He graduated from Kettering University (GMI Engineering & Management Institute) in 1990, but  later decided to pursue a career in medicine and attended Northeastern Ohio Universities College Of Medicine. Dr. Kazewych graduated Medical School in 1995 and went on to complete his internship and his residency at Henry Ford Health Systems. 

Dr. Kazewych specializes in orthopedic surgery including advanced arthroscopy of the shoulder, knee & hip as well as joint preservation surgery. He has had over 20 years of experience and he has been recognized by Americas Top Orthopedic Surgeons as well as Good Morning Texas. In 2018 he became the official team physician of the University of Texas at Arlington  Athletics.

Dr Kazewych has used his engineering background to assist in design and manufacturing of orthopedic implants.  He is currently active as an FDA researcher for Cartiheal.  He has special interest in preserving patient joints through the use of MACI, osteotomies (limb realignment) cadaveric joint replacement.  When indicated Dr Kazewych also performs traditional shoulder,  knee and hip replacements.

Dr. Kazewych admits that quitting engineering was one of his biggest challenges, but he doesn’t regret his decision. Outside of his busy work schedule he makes time to watch and coach his sons in hockey, and relax.

Official Team Physician of AOA Athletics

Professional Employment Current
Attending Orthopaedics Surgeon
Baylor Irving Medical Center
1901 N. MacArthur Blvd.
Irving, TX 75061
2003-present
Privilege
  • Baylor Orthopedic and Spine Hospital at Arlington
  • Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas TX (courtesy)
  • MacArthur Surgery Center, Irving, TX
  • Baylor Coppell Surgical Hospital
  • Baylor Medical Center, Irving, TX
Licensure
  • State of Texas L5404 Medical License
Certifications
  • ABOS General Orthopedics 2012-2022; 2002 -2012
Experience
  • Henry Ford Health System Detroit, MI. Intern & Orthopedic Surgery Residency 1995-2000
  • Northeastern Ohio Universities College of MedicineRootstown, OH. Doctor of Medicine 1995
  • GMI Engineering & Management Institute
    Flint, MI (now Kettering Institute)
    Mechanical Engineering Bachelor of Science. Subspecialty: Polymer Science 1990 Graduate; Pi Tau Sigma – Engineering Honor Society
  • Albion College. Albion, MI 1985-1986
Occupations (Former)
  • Orthopaedics Attending Surgeon Mercy Hospital. Cadillac, MI 49601 9/1/00-12/31/02
  • Ferris State University, Big Rapids, MI: Associate Team Physician (volunteer) Men’s Hockey 01,02
  • Residency: Henry Ford Health Systems, Detroit, MI: Orthopaedics 1995-2000
  • General Motors Corporation Inland Fisher Guide Division. Warren, MI Project Engineer 1990-91
  • Magna International – formerly Douglas & Lomason Company Farmington Hills, MI: Urethane Engineering, Quality Assurance, Plant Engineering, General Production. 1986-90
Professional Associations
  • Fellow – American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (2012-2022; 2002-2012)
  • American Medical Association
  • Dallas County Medical Society
  • FDA Clinical Research 2018 – Present
  • ICJR – Internatiknal Cartilage & Joint Restoration member
  • Team Physician- UTA Div 1 sports.
  • Team Physician NAHL – Lonestar Brahmas
References
  • available upon request
Disclosures
  • None: monetary, goods or services
Specialties
  • MACI Procedure
  • HTO – High Tibial Osteotomy
  • DFO – Distal femoral Osteotomy
  • Trochleaplasty
  • TTO – Tibial tubercle Osteotomy
  • SCR – Superior capsular reconstruction
  • Stem Cell Injections