John Albert Heydemann, MD


  • The Woodlands
  • Specialty Care



Orthopedic Surgery

Phone: 936-267-7200 (The Woodlands) | 281-812-0280 (Kingwood)
Fax: 936-267-7914 (The 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 Pkwy, Suite 110
Humble, TX 77384
United States

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


School Education Degree Year
Nemours/Alfred I. DuPont Hospital for Children fellowship Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery 2016
University of Texas Medical School at Houston internship/residency Orthopaedic Surgery 2015
University of Texas Medical School at Houston medical school Doctor of Medicine 2010


Dr. Heydemann began his education in Houston as a student at Rice University and subsequently pursued post-graduate studies at the University of Texas Medical School at Houston earning his medical degree.  He continued his Orthopaedic residency training at UT-Houston working at the Memorial Hermann, Lyndon B. Johnson, Methodist, and Shriner’s Hospital systems.  After residency, Dr. Heydemann furthered his education in Pediatric Orthopaedics at the Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children in Wilmington, Delaware.  Dr. Heydemann is interested in all areas within the Pediatric Orthopaedic subspecialty including: Trauma, Cerebral Palsy, Scoliosis, Limb Deformities and Skeletal Dysplasias.

Dr. Heydemann has a strong research interest and has peer reviewed publications as well as presentations related to skeletal dysplasias, fractures, and other childhood conditions.  


Organization Name Role
American Academy of Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine Member
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery Member
American Orthopaedic Association Member; Emerging Leader
Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America Member
Texas Orthopaedic Association Member

Selected Publications

Heydemann JA, Hartline, B, Gibson ME, et al. “Transsacral-transiliac screw placement and the effects on patient derived functional outcomes in short term follow up.” Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research 2015, (DOI) 10.1007/s11999-015-4596-z.

Burn M, Gary J, Holzman M, Heydemann JA, et al. “Do safe radiographic sacral screw pathways exist in a pediatric patient population and do they change with age?” Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma 2015 (DOI) 10.1097/BOT.0000000000000421.

Clyburn T, Heydemann JA. “Fall Prevention in the Elderly: An Analysis and Comprehensive Review of Methods Used in the Hospital and in the Home” Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons July 2011; 19:402-409.

Heydemann JA, Heydemann JS, Antony S. “Acute infection of a total knee arthroplasty caused by Pasteurella multocida: A case report and a comprehensive review of the literature in the last 10 years.” International Journal of Infectious Diseases Vol 14 Supplement 3, e242-e245.

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