Christopher W. Flowers M.D. is an orthopedic surgeon who is fellowship
trained in sports medicine. Dr. Flowers specializes in the treatment and
prevention of sports and non-sport related injuries to the shoulder, elbow,
hand & wrist, hip, knee, and foot & ankle.
Dr. Flowers graduated Magna Cum Laude from Morehouse College in Atlanta,
GA where he received a BS in biology, with a minor in mathematics. Dr.
Flowers went on to receive his medical degree from The University of Texas
Medical Branch in Galveston, TX, where he received Ashbel Smith Distinguished
Alumnus Award, presented by Dean of Student Affairs and then completed
his internship and residency in orthopedic surgery at the Ochsner Clinic
Foundation Medical Center in New Orleans, LA.
Immediately following residency, he completed a combined sports medicine
fellowship at The University of Texas at Houston and Baylor College of
Medicine in Houston, TX. During his time in Houston, Dr. Flowers was an
assistant to the team physician for the Houston Texans, Rockets, Astros,
Dynamos and the University of Houston Cougars, as well as the primary
team doctor for C.E. King High School athletics.
Dr. Flowers is a 4th generation physician from Plano, Texas, where he graduated from Plano
Senior High School – Go Wildcats!
Dr. Flowers has two brothers; his oldest brother took the bar exam to become
a lawyer, and his younger brother is a high school football coach in Louisiana.
His mother is a professor of psychology at Richland College, and his father
is a retired insurance executive. Dr. Flowers is a sports enthusiast and
enjoys learning and participating in all types of sports from basketball
to football to golf.
Dr. Flowers is a current member of the Texas Medical Association, American
Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, American Orthopaedic Society for Sports
Medicine, and Arthroscopy Association of North America.
Dr. Flowers is the team physician for Braswell High School in Denton, Texas
– Go Bengals! This year he will also be assisting in the care of
He cares for athletes of all ages and general adult orthopedic patients
at our OrthoTexas’ Denton location.