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Dr. Kenneth Palmer, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon

Houston, TX

About Dr. Kenneth Palmer

Dr. Kenneth Palmer is board certified in orthopedic surgery by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. He is a trusted physician looking after the community of Houston, TX. Dr. Palmer is affiliated with the Houston Methodist Hospital. He earned his medical degree from Georgetown University. He is a member of the North American Spine Society. After earning his medical degree, he advanced his medical training by completing an internship and a residency at St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital. He concluded his medical training by completing a fellowship at the Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Palmer practices at Houston Methodist Orthopedic & Sports Medicin. He specializes in the minimally invasive treatment of adult spine conditions. These conditions include degenerative issues such as arthritis, disc degeneration, disc herniations, and spinal stenosis. By utilizing the most advanced techniques in minimally invasive surgery of the spine as well as spinal injections, he provides the most appropriate treatment plan for addressing the spinal conditions of his patients. Dr. Palmer is committed to the continuous care and education of his patients who need orthopedic surgical intervention. He believes in providing compassionate and comprehensive patient-centered care.

In-network insurances

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • American Republic Insurance Company


  • Orthopedic Surgeon

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Hospital affiliations

  • Houston Methodist Hospital

Education and training

  • Medical School - Georgetown University, Doctor of Medicine
  • Saint Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center (Residency)
  • Saint Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center (Internship)
  • Baylor College of Medicine (Fellowship)

Professional memberships

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • North American Spine Society

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Languages spoken

  • English

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Dr. Kenneth Palmer's office location

Houston Methodist Orthopedic & Sports Medicine

6550 Fannin Street, Suite 2600

Houston, TX 77030

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