Prathap Jayaram, M.D.

Director of Regenerative Sports Medicine
Baylor College of Medicine

Prathap Jayaram, M.D. Photo

Positions

Director of Regenerative Sports Medicine
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Baylor College of Medicine

Assistant Professor
Physical Medicine & Rehab
Sports Medicine
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX US

Assistant Professor
Orthopedic Surgery
Baylor College of Medicine

Addresses

Sports Clinic-Baylor St. Lukes Medical Center (Clinic) (Clinic)
7200 Cambridge St. Suite 10C (10th floor)
Houston, Texas 77030
United States
(713) 798-7246
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Sports Clinic-Baylor St. Lukes Medical Center (Clinic) (Office)
7200 Cambridge St. Suite 10C (10th floor)
Houston, Texas 77030
United States
(713) 798-7246
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Certifications

  • Sports Medicine American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

  • Diplomat American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

  • Physician and Surgeon Medical Board of California

  • Physician Licensure Texas Medical Board

Education

  • Fellowship at Stanford University School of Medicine
    Stanford, California United States

    Sports Medicine

    Regenerative Medicine

  • Residency at Baylor College of Medicine
    Houston United States
  • Internship at University of Maryland
    Baltimore
  • Residency at Baylor College of Medicine
    Houston, Texas United States

    Academic Chief Resident

Languages

  • English
    Native
  • Kannada
  • Spanish
    Intermediate

Professional Statement

Prathap Jayaram M.D. is the Director of Regenerative Sports Medicine-PMR division and Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He also holds a secondary appointment in Orthopedic Surgery. Dr. Jayaram is nationally known for his expertise in regenerative sports medicine & ultrasound. He completed his sports medicine training at Stanford University where he treated collegiate and professional athletes. Dr. Jayaram is a clinician-scientist who specializes in non-operative sports medicine with a focus on advanced ultrasound and regenerative strategies for tendon and cartilage injuries. His medical practice is focused on various sports injuries using diagnostic ultrasound and advanced ultrasound-guided procedures such as adipose derived stem cell therapy & bone marrow aspirate concentrate, platelet rich plasma, and percutaneous sonographically guided tenotomy. His research focus is to translate the study of tendinopathy and osteoarthritis into a basic understanding of development and establish therapeutic strategies to yield better function. He is currently working with the Genetics Department in Dr. Brendan Lee's Lab on exploring gene therapy in the context of post-traumatic osteoarthritis.

Professional Achievements

  • Outstanding Resident
    Baylor College of Medicine

  • Don Lehmkuhl Memorial Resident Research Ph.D,
    Baylor College of Medicine

  • William Donovan Lectureship Award in MSK/Regenerative Medicine
    at Baylor College of Medicine

  • Basic Science Research Award
    American University

  • President's Research Award
    American University

  • Franklin Scholar

  • UIC pioneer award

Professional Interests

  • Regenerative Medicine Consultations

  • Platelet Rich Plasma -PRP

  • Stem Cell Derived Therapy

  • Tendon Injuries

  • Advanced Diagnostic Ultrasound

  • Ligament Injuries

  • Muscle Injuries

  • Tennis Medicine

  • Running Medicine

  • Golf Injuries

  • Osteoarthritis

  • Sports Ankle

  • Sports Elbow

  • Sports Foot

  • Sports Hand

  • Sports Hip

  • Sports Knee

  • Sports Hip

  • Sports Knee

  • Sports Shoulder

  • Sports Wrist

  • sports concussions

  • Sports Med (non-surg ortho)

  • Gene Therapy

Professional Specialties

  • Non-Operative Orthopedics