Indranil (Neel) Kushare, MD

Department or Service


  • The Woodlands
  • Specialty Care



Orthopedic Surgery

Phone: 936-267-7200 (Woodlands) | 281-812-0280 (Kingwood)
Fax: 936-267-7914 (Woodlands) | 281-812-0528 (Kingwood)

Contact Information

Texas Children's Hospital - The Woodlands
17580 I-45 South, 1st Floor
The Woodlands, TX 77384
United States

Texas Children's Specialty Care - Kingwood
19298 W. Lake Houston Parkway
Humble, TX 77384
United States

Attending Orthopedic Surgeon, Texas Children's Hospital
Assistant Professor, Orthopedic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
Medstar Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD fellowship Orthopaedic Sports Medicine 2016
Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, OH fellowship Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery 2015
Children’s National Medical Center, Washington, D.C fellowship Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery 2014
K.J.Somaiya Hospital and Research Center , Mumbai, India residency Orthopaedic Surgery 2012
K.J. Somaiya Medical College and Research Center, Mumbai, India medical school Bachelor of Medicine & Surgery 2007


Dr. Kushare is a dual fellowship trained pediatric orthopedic surgeon who specializes in sports medicine and minimally invasive arthroscopic surgery .  He is an assistant professor in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine.

After medical school and orthopedic residency, Dr. Kushare pursued his research aspirations during SICOT fellowship at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. He completed pediatric orthopedic fellowships at top Children’s hospitals - Children’s National, Washington D.C. and Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Ohio. He followed this by orthopedic sports fellowship at MedStar Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore where he was involved in taking care of Pro teams (Baltimore Ravens, Washington Nationals, Washington Wizards). His strong research background is reflected in more than 12 publications in the last 4 years and multiple presentations at national and international conferences related to pediatric fractures and sports injuries. 

With experience covering high schools, college and pro-teams (football, baseball, basketball, soccer, lacrosse) he has a special interest in ACL reconstruction and repair in the pediatric and adolescent athlete; patellar (knee cap) instability, cartilage problems of the knee; shoulder and elbow injuries in the throwing athlete. He does anterior and posterior ankle arthroscopy for ankle problems and treats other foot and ankle issues in athletes. He is well versed and has keen interest in pediatric trauma and fracture management. 


Organization Name Role
American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM) Member
Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America (POSNA) Cand. Corr. Member

Selected Publications

Kushare, I, K. Klingele, and W. Samora, Discoid Meniscus: Diagnosis and Management. Orthopedic Clinics of North America 2015. 46(4): p. 533-40.

De Mattos, CB. Ramski D, Kushare IV, Flynn JM, Radial Neck Fractures in Children and Adolescents: An Examination of Operative and Nonoperative Treatment and Outcomes. Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 2016 Jan;36(1):6-12.

Pretell-Mazzini, J. Kushare, I. Dormans JP., Unicameral bone cysts: general characteristics and management controversies. Journal of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons 2014. 22(5): p. 295-303.

Blanchard, C, Kushare I, , Boyles A, Mundy A, Beebe AC, Klingele KE., Traumatic, Posterior Pediatric Hip Dislocations With Associated Posterior Labrum Osteochondral Avulsion: Recognizing the Acetabular "Fleck" Sign. Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 2015 Apr 22. [Epub ahead of print]

Kushare, IV., Colo D, Bakhshi H, Dormans JP., Fibrous dysplasia of the proximal femur: surgical management options and outcomes. Journal of Children's Orthopaedics 2014. 8(6): p. 505-11. 

Grigoriou, E., Abol Oyoun N, Kushare I, Baldwin KD, Horn BD, Davidson RS. Comparative results of percutaneous Achilles tenotomy to combined open Achilles tenotomy with posterior capsulotomy in the correction of equinus deformity in congenital talipes equinovarus. International Orthopaedics 2015. 39(4): p. 721-5.

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