BRIO’s partners and sponsors are integral to our success. Charitable donations from industry leaders provide funding for fellowship programs, resident rotations, statisticians, biomechanical labs, educational seminars, and the research facility.

Our findings are published and presented to educate our peers in the field of orthopaedic surgery and to benefit orthopaedic patients worldwide. Contact us to learn more about becoming a partner.

The Burkhart Research Institute for Orthopaedics (BRIO)
400 Concord Plaza Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78216
(210) 804-5446
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TSAOG Orthopaedics & Spine

TSAOG Orthopaedics & Spine

TSAOG Orthopaedics & Spine is one of the largest private musculoskeletal groups in Texas and its physicians are dedicated to supporting the community and educating the next generations of physicians that will apply the latest techniques in treating patients in the community and beyond. They have committed their time and financial support to BRIO. Several TSAOG physicians have been involved with multi-center studies and others serve on national and international committees.

Corporate Partners & Sponsors

BRIO welcomes and accepts monetary and in-kind donations to support medical research from companies in the biotech, pharmaceutical, and related industries. BRIO provides no goods, services or rights in return for these donations and makes no commitment or effort to promote or endorse specific companies or products in any way.

BRIO also accepts grants and in-kind donations to support patient and provider education programs and educational materials. All content for sponsored education programs and materials is subject to approval by the BRIO Scientific Advisory Committee (SAC) and/or other independent reviewers.

Academic Partners

The Burkhart Research Institute for Orthopaedics works with various educational organizations to train future healthcare providers.

Our current relationships include:

University of the Incarnate Word

We have worked with the University of the Incarnate Word in San Antonio in its efforts to establish programs in their School for Osteopathic Medicine.

University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio

The Institute has hosted orthopaedic resident rotations from The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. Residents follow physicians through clinics and surgeries to observe and learn.

San Antonio Military Medical Center

BRIO has also been active in training future allied health professionals such as physical therapists, anesthesia assistants, radiology technicians, and medical assistants through affiliations with University of the Incarnate Word, Case Western Reserve University, St. Phillips College, and Baptist School of Health Professions.