Dr. Stephens is Board Certified in Sports Medicine and Family Medicine. He earned a Certificate of Added Qualifications (CAQ) in Sports Medicine. The CAQ is designed to recognize excellence among those Diplomates whose practices emphasize expertise in the Sports Medicine field.
After earning his medical degree from Des Moines University, Dr. Stephens completed an internship and residency in family medicine at John Peter Smith Hospital in Ft. Worth, Texas.
He was an inaugural member of the first sports medicine fellowship at the same institution where he learned primary care orthopedics, sports medicine and basic pain management skills. He then joined a large multispecialty orthopedic group in Indiana, where he gained valuable hands-on experience.
Dr. Stephens returned to Texas to participate in an advanced pain fellowship at John Peter Smith Hospital. In 2014, he joined Noble Pain Management and Sports Medicine and is now President.
A seasoned speaker at national and international healthcare and educational conferences on innovative concussion and migraine management, Dr. Stephens has provided expert opinions on numerous radio and TV stations throughout the country. He is a regular Fox News contributor.