Dr. Robert L. Burke: Orthopedic Surgeon & Doctor In Pearland, Texas

Certified Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Burke’s Orthopedic team of Board-Certified Orthopedic Surgeons and our Board-Certified Physiatrist is dedicated to creating an outstanding patient experience while providing personalized, comprehensive orthopedic and rehabilitation care. Our physicians specialize in maintaining the musculoskeletal health of our patients for over 50 years. As a result, our patients take the first step toward an active, pain-free lifestyle. Dr. Burke, our orthopedic surgeon, commits to remaining at the forefront of orthopedic surgery and medicine, so we provide cutting-edge treatments like Robotic Surgery and Stem Cell Therapy.

Certified Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Robert L. Burke is a Board-Certified orthopedic surgeon with a special interest in trauma, Sports Medicine and Joint Replacement. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery, Texas Sports Medicine Society, Texas Orthopedic Association, Arthroscopic Association of North America and the Alamo Orthopedic Society, therefore ensuring patients are receiving care from an experienced professional.

Publications & Presentations
Dr. Robert Burke has written multiple publications and abstracts and gives several presentations about orthopedic medicine. Most notably, he has served as a Clinical Preceptor for Baylor College of Medicine since 1998 along with being a Clinical Instructor in their program. As a result, he maintains an outstanding reputation as a leader in the orthopedic field.


Dr. Robert Burke specializes in Sports Medicine, and because of this, he focuses his care on athletic injury treatments that utilize the latest medical research and technology. Our goal is to allow patients to recover from an injury quickly, therefore allowing them to quickly return to their everyday activities and sports activities. Above all, patients receive expert advice and support from our trained physicians to help ensure their treatment goes as smoothly as possible.

Orthopedic Focus

 Total and Partial Knee Replacement
 Attune Knee Replacement
 Robotic Surgery
 Stem Cell Therapy
Sports Medicine

We would like to introduce Dr. H. Taba. He is a welcomed and esteemed addition to Dr. Burke Orthopedics. Dr. Taba is a University of Wisconsin Fellowship Trained Spine Surgeon. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Florida, where he obtained his Undergraduate and Medical degrees. He has won numerous awards during Medical School and his Residency. We are delighted to add Dr. Taba, Spine Surgeon, to Dr. Burke's highly rated and successful Orthopedic Practice.