Meet the Doctors
Established in 1975, Texas Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine is a group of highly trained orthopaedic surgeons proudly serving the north Houston community at two convenient locations in Tomball and The Woodlands.
Arthroscopy & Sports Medicine Surgeon
Dr. Fahl is an arthroscopy and sports medicine surgeon with a focus on shoulder and knee injuries. He has cared for patients and athletes of all ages and levels of activity during his career. You may see him on the sidelines at one of the area high school football games but his experience has included caring for professional athletes as well, such as the Houston Rockets and Astros.
Dr. Fahl achieves his greatest satisfaction when his patients’ return back to their pre-injury level of activity. His practice includes surgical and non-surgical treatment of shoulder and knee injuries. He...more
Emergency Medicine & Primary Care Sports Medicine Physician
Dr. Rodriguez is an Emergency Medicine and Primary Care Sports Medicine Physician with a focus innon-operative management of musculoskeletal injuries and concussion management. Dr. Rodriguez completed his Sports Medicine Fellowship at Texas Tech University. During his time in Lubbock, he also helped care for the Red Raider athletes as well as NCAA women’s soccer and tennis tournaments.
Dr. Rodriguez enjoys sideline/acute management of sports injuries as well as treating chronic tendinopathy with platelet rich plasma. He also focuses in fracture management and treatment of...more
Board Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery
"I strive to treat all my patients as individuals with an unhurried approach in both the clinic and operating room setting. I emphasize an accurate diagnosis as the first step in a successful treatment. My goal is for my patients to have a personalized experience with an exemplary outcome."more
"I believe the best medical decisions are made in a cooperative effort between caring doctors and well-informed patients. I treat each patient as a unique and individual case. Together, coupled with the latest advances and cutting-edge techniques, we can provide the care that is best for you and your specific injury."more
Dr. Leahy believes in taking a conservative approach to treating the spine. "In my practice, surgical treatment of spinal disorders is always a last resort. It is only after exhaustive conservative efforts have been made that surgery is appropriate. I feel that this is the safest approach to treating the spine and allows for the best surgical outcomes."
Dr. Leahy is a strong proponent of minimally invasive surgical techniques, including nonfusion procedures such as artificial disc replacement and adult stem cell therapy. He is proficient in all of the most current surgical techniques...more
Dr. Kaku Barkoh is a spine surgeon specializing in minimally invasive and non-fusion surgical techniques. He has extensive training in minimally invasive cervical and lumbar decompressions, minimally invasive lumbar fusions, and cervical laminoplasty. He is also certified to implant cervical disc replacements. Dr. Barkoh believes most spine problems can be successfully treated with conservative, nonsurgical methods. But, when surgical intervention is needed, he utilizes the most advanced technology to perform minimally invasive procedures that allow patients to have a faster recovery with...more