While COVID-19 continues many have been spending more time at home and have looked to do-it-yourself projects to refocus their energy, and many projects can come with their own set of risks. From crafting decorations to landscaping and home improvement, fellowship-trained orthopedic specialists Dr. Michael Briseño and Dr. Casey Stuhlman at North Texas Orthopedics & Spine Center offer expert safety guidelines for adults and families to follow while undertaking any project this fall.
Michael Briseño, M.D., F.A.A.O.S.
Dr. Briseño joined North Texas Orthopedics & Spine Center in 2014. He completed his undergraduate degree in physiological sciences at the University of Arizona in Tucson, Arizona, in 2003, graduating Magna Cum Laude. Dr. Briseño received his Doctor of Medicine degree at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA in Los Angeles, California, where he was a member of the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society.
In 2008, he went on to complete his surgical internship and Orthopedic residency at Stanford University in Stanford, California. While in residency, he was selected as an American Orthopaedic Association Resident Leader Representative.
Upon completion of his residency training, Dr. Briseño was chosen as an AO (Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Osteosynthesefragen) Spine Fellow and underwent Fellowship training in Spine Surgery at Harvard Medical School at the world-renowned Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts.
He is currently a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons.
Dr. Briseño’s medical interests include, but are not limited to, minimally invasive spine surgery, spinal decompression, spine fusion, deformity correction, artificial disc replacement, spine trauma, and general orthopedic trauma.
He also serves Covenant Christian Academy in Colleyville as their team physician.
In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his wife and children.