Dr. Travis Hanson specializes in disorders affecting the foot and ankle. He takes care of the entire spectrum of foot/ankle problems including fractures, complex reconstructions, revision surgeries, total ankle replacements, minimally invasive surgery, and arthroscopy. He is a team physician for Rice University as well as the US Soccer National Teams. He is certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery.

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  • Undergraduate: Rice University
  • Medical School: Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine


  • Residency in Orthopedic Surgery, UCLA Medical Center
  • Internship in Orthopedic Surgery, UCLA Medical Center
  • Fellowship in foot and ankle surgery, Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston


  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

Research Interests

  • Sports medicine of the foot and ankle
  • Soccer injuries


  • "Super Doctor," Texas Monthly Magazine
  • "Top Doc," H Texas Magazine
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  • Lange Book Award
  • Washington University School of Medicine Outstanding Premedical Student Award

Team Affiliations

  • Team Physician, Rice University
  • Medical Staff, US Soccer National Teams