Dr. Harvey is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon. Originally from New York, Dr. Harvey has practiced orthopaedics in Houston since 1991. His private practice of orthopaedic surgery includes a special interest in sports medicine, and in surgery of the knee and shoulder. In 1979, Dr. Harvey received his bachelor of science degree from Tufts University. In 1983, he received his medical degree from New York Medical College. In 1984, he completed his internship at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York and then completed an orthopaedic research fellowship at New York Medical College. In 1990, he completed his residency at New York Medical College where he was Chief Resident in 1989-90.
Prior to joining Orthopaedic Associates, Dr. Harvey completed his fellowship training in sports medicine and shoulder surgery at Baylor College of Medicine. He continues to be the team physician for the U.S. Free Style Ski Team, where he has served for 14 years. He also is the team physician for several area high school teams. He is the Director of St. Joseph Sports Medicine Center, and the former Chairman of Orthopaedic Surgery at St. Joseph Hospital. Dr. Harvey is active in the residency teaching program at the University of Texas Medical School where he holds an appointment of Clinical Assistant Professor, and is the Chief of Sports Medicine. He was honored to be voted as a top doctor in 2005 in Houston, and is one of the few surgeons in the country who has been awarded the Subspecialty Certificate in Sports Medicine.
Dr. Harvey is on staff at Humble Surgical Hospital, St. Joseph Hospital, Memorial Hermann Hospital, and Kingwood Hospital. He is married and has five daughters. Dr. Harvey enjoys running, tennis, golf and skiing.