Dr. Tariq Hendawi Joins Precision Orthopedics & Sports Medicine


Tariq Hendawi, M.D.

Dr. Hendawi's training will allow him to use the latest in technology and surgical techniques to help improve the lives of our patients. – Robert E. Bayless MD, President and Founder of Precision Orthopedics & Sports Medicine


Precision Orthopedics & Sports Medicine, formerly Irving Orthopedics & Sports Medicine, announced the addition of Dr. Tariq Hendawi to their Irving office. Robert E. Bayless MD, President and Founder of Precision Orthopedics & Sports Medicine, says “Precision Orthopedics & Sports Medicine is proud to announce that Dr. Tariq Hendawi has joined our practice. Dr. Hendawi has just completed one of the most prestigious sports medicine fellowships in America with Dr. James Andrews and his associates in Florida. Dr. Hendawi's training will allow him to use the latest in technology and surgical techniques to help improve the lives of our patients.” With advanced training in arthroscopic surgery and sports medicine, Dr. Hendawi practices alongside Dr. Robert Bayless, Dr. Steven Sanders, Dr. Yong Pak, Dr. Byung Lee, Dr. John Milani, and Dr. Jaytinder Sandhu.

Tariq Hendawi, MD received his Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge. He then earned his Doctor of Medicine from Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in New Orleans. As a medical student, he was elected to the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. Dr. Hendawi did his Orthopedic Surgery Residency at the Ochsner Clinic Foundation in New Orleans where he was trained by the team physicians of the New Orleans Saints and Pelicans professional teams. During his residency, he served as the academic chief resident. He was fellowship trained in Orthopedic Sports Medicine by the world-renowned Dr. James Andrews at the Andrews Institute for Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine in Gulf Breeze, Florida.

Dr. Hendawi is a member of several professional societies, including the American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, and Arthroscopy Association of North America. He has presented research locally and nationally and continues to perform research in the area of Sports Medicine. His research has appeared in multiple publication in peer-reviewed journals.

As a former varsity football player, Dr. Hendawi has always enjoyed working with athletes of all types. During his fellowship, he was involved in team coverage for the Washington Redskins, Auburn Tigers football team, Pensacola Clue Wahoos baseball team (affiliate of the Cincinnati Reds), and basketball teams at Xavier University, University of New Orleans, and Dillard University. In addition, Dr. Hendawi has enjoyed many years of working with local high school teams, including his current role as team physician for The Highlands School football team in Irving.

“I look forward to bringing my extensive training in minimally invasive arthroscopic surgery along with robotic and computer assisted joint replacement to Precision Orthopedics & Sports Medicine. I am working to grow our sports outreach program and bring exceptional orthopedic care to the athletes in our community. From the weekend warrior to the professional level, I look forward to working with athletes at all levels return to and perform at their best. The most enjoyable part of my day is building relationships with my patients as we work together to get them back in the game,” says Tariq Hendawi, MD.

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About Precision Orthopedics & Sports Medicine
Precision Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, formerly Irving Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, has been providing quality patient care since 1992. Our team of physicians is Board Certified, fellowship trained, and experienced in hand/upper extremity, foot/ankle, hip, knee, sports medicine, regenerative medicine, trauma/fracture care, arthroscopic surgery, total joint replacement, spine, and physical medicine and rehabilitation. Services available on site in our Irving office are general office visits, consultations, injections, stem cell therapy, physical therapy, MRI, X-Ray, and surgery for patient convenience. Appointments are also available in our Southlake office. Find us on Facebook and Twitter.

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