Jesse DeLee, MD

Jesse DeLee, MD

Orthopedic Surgery, Orthopedic Sports Medicine


Dr. DeLee co-editor of the Orthopedic Sports Medicine Fellowship at University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and specializes in surgery of the knee and hip. After residency, he completed a total joint replacement fellowship with Sir John Charnley in Wrightington, England, whose hip replacement method remains internationally acclaimed.

Dr. DeLee is an international speaker, has authored numerous studies published in prominent medical journals, and has received prestigious medical awards. He is certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery.

In 2020, the American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine awarded Dr. DeLee the Thomas Brady Award. 

Hospital Affiliations
CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital
CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Alice
CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Beeville
CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Corpus Christi
CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Kleberg

Dr. DeLee Recognized for Joint Replacement

Joint Commission experts evaluated compliance with disease-specific care standards and total hip and knee replacement requirements, including orthopedic consultation and pre-operative, intra-operative and post-surgical orthopedic surgeon follow-up care. As a result, Jesse DeLee, MD, has been recognized for his commitment to providing patient care safely and efficiently.

Joint Commission


Education & Certifications

  • Education


    University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston