Tyler, Texas, Aug. 6, 2014 – Azalea Orthopedics announced today the acquisition of East Texas Orthopaedics. The purchase further expands Azalea Orthopedics’ reach in East Texas and will greatly enhance the experience for the patients of both practices.
“We’re excited about this tremendous opportunity to acquire East Texas Orthopaedics,” said Azalea Orthopedics CEO Terry Pace, MBA, CMPE. “Consistent with our patient-centered philosophy, the combined practice will offer countless benefits to the local East Texas community and we look forward working with our new patients.”
Alongside Azalea surgeons, outgoing East Texas Orthopaedics owner Dr. Scott D. Allen will continue to work with patients through a temporary period. East Texas Orthopaedics staff also are transitioning to Azalea Orthopedics, which began seeing East Texas Orthopaedics patients on August 4.
“Azalea Orthopedics has an outstanding reputation in the East Texas area,” Allen said. “Azalea is the largest and most specialized group of orthopedic surgeons in the entire region including Dallas, Shreveport and Texarkana, and is well-known for its commitment to the highest quality orthopedic care.”
About Azalea Orthopedics
Azalea Orthopedics, located in Tyler, Texas, is a specialty care orthopedic center that boasts the combined efforts of more than a dozen orthopedic surgeons, physical medicine and rehabilitation doctors, and pain management physicians to provide comprehensive, thorough care for patients. Azalea’s specialties include general orthopedics; pediatric orthopedics; sports medicine; knee, foot, neck, back, hip spine and nerve pain. The Azalea team is driven by a dedication to improving patient care and accessibility.
For more information or to schedule a media interview, please call Azalea Orthopedics Marketing Director Leslie Fossey at (903) 939-7747.