Haissam Elzaim

Haissam S. Elzaim, MS, MD, PhD

Orthopedic Surgery


Dr. Haissam Elzaim is board certified in Orthopedic surgery, specializing in joint replacement, sports medicine and fracture care.

Dr. Elzaim attended the Lebanese American University of Beirut where he received a Bachelors of Science in Biology. Dr. Elzaim attended the American University of Beirut where he received a Master of Science Degree in Human Morphology. He then attended the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) in Galveston, TX where he received a PhD in Microbiology and Immunology, and a medical degree, graduating with honors. While at UTMB he completed a post-graduate fellowship in microbiology and immunology. Dr. Elzaim then completed training in orthopedic surgery at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, TX.

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DHR Health Orthopedic Institute
315 E. Mark S. Pena Dr
Suite B
Edinburg, TX 78539
(956) 362-6890
(956) 362-6895

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What our patients are saying


AMAZING doctor!!! Listened to my situation, and knew exactly what it was.  I would definitely recommend Dr. Elzaim to family and friends.  His staff was fabulous, as well!

DHR Health Patient Sep 18, 2020

He is the greatest orthopedic doctor/surgeon in the RGV and most likely the best in the state of Texas…please include Dr. Elzaim with his years of training and experience to care for you! You deserve the best, and Dr. Elzaim is the best of the best!

Tracy B. Aug 20, 2020

Dr. Elzaim is professional, courteous, and knowledgeable. He has earned my trust as a patient, and I couldn’t be happier having him as my doctor.

DHR Health Patient Aug 19, 2020