The Direct Orthopedic Clinic is recognized as a “fast-track” facility. We are available to treat almost all orthopedic related problems in a timely manner, usually on the same day! We offer a wide range of treatment options for your condition.

Treatments that are available in our clinic may include:

  • Casting
  • Splinting
  • Bracing
  • Prescriptions for medication
  • Prescriptions for physical therapy
  • Steroid injections
  • Hyaluronic acid injections
  • Setting of certain fracture types
  • Immediate referral for Orthopedic surgery if necessary
  • Sports induced compartment testing
  • Regenerative medicine

Meet Our Experienced Team


Dr. James Parker is a board certified orthopedic surgeon who was born and raised in the Texas panhandle and graduated from Hereford High School in 1988. Taking these lessons to heart, he went to college at Baylor University with the goal of becoming an orthopedic surgeon. He graduated from Baylor in 1992 with a degree in Biology, and was admitted to the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston where he obtained his Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) in 1996...


Carlos was born and raised in Amarillo, Texas. He graduated from Caprock High School in 1992. He is a U.S. Navy Veteran who served for 4 ½ years with a dental technician rating. He loved surfing, playing golf and enjoying life on the beach while he was in San Diego serving the west coast fleet. He received an Honorable Discharge and moved back to Texas to attend college and be closer to family...