Al Mollabashy, M.D.

Al Mollabashy completed his Bachelor of Arts in Biology at DePauw University in Greencastle, Indiana. Upon graduation, he attended Indiana University School of Medicine and received his M.D. in 1994. He went on to complete a General Surgical Internship at the Methodist Hospital of Indiana.

Following his internship, he completed his Orthopaedic Surgery Residency at Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and his Orthopaedic Oncology Fellowship at the University of Florida Health Science Center in Gainesville, Florida where he was able to focus on the treatment of benign & malignant bone and soft tissue tumors. He has vast experience in the treatment of patients with sarcomas & metastatic bone disease and has experience with the use of radiofrequency ablation, pelvic and extremity reconstruction, and avascular necrosis.

Dr. Mollabashy has served as academic faculty at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan and as Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Division of Musculoskeletal Oncology at the University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida. He has practiced in Dallas since 2004.

Dr. Mollabashy is certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery, and he is a diplomate of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. He has an appointment as Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the UT Southwestern School of Medicine. He has also been selected by D Magazine for the list of “Best Doctors in Dallas” for 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2013.

Away from work, Dr. Mollabashy spends time with his two daughters and wife. He enjoys travel, exercise, and reading historical fiction.

Conditions Treated

  • Musculoskeletal Tumors
    • Benign bone & soft tissue tumors
    • Malignant bone & soft tissue tumors
    • Metastatic bone disease
  • Complex Reconstructive Surgery
    • Joint replacement
    • Infected total joint replacement
    • Osteomyelitis, bone, and soft tissue infection
    • Surgical treatment of metabolic bone disease
    • Paget's disease, Gaucher's disease, osteoporosis
    • Metastatic bone disease
    • Limb salvage
    • Nonunions
  • General Orthopaedic Surgery
    • Hip, knee, shoulder, and elbow replacement
  • Fracture Treatment
    • Hip fracture surgery
    • Fracture around joint replacement
    • Avascular necrosis


  • Outpatient Clinic
    • North Dallas, Greater Dallas Orthopaedics
  • Inpatient/Surgery
    • Baylor University Medical Center
    • Baylor Scott & White Center Plano
    • Baylor Medical Center at Uptown
    • Live Oak Surgery Center

Medical School

Indiana University School of Medicine


Methodist Hospital of Indiana, Indianapolis, Indiana


Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA


University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL


Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas, TX

Baylor Medical Center at Uptown, Dallas, TX

Children's Medical Center, Dallas, TX

Medical City Dallas Hospital, Dallas, TX

Texas Health Presbyterian Dallas, Dallas, TX

Recent Publications

Levy JC, Temple HT, Mollabashy A, Sanders J, Kransdorf M: The causes of pain in benign solitary enchondromas of the proximal humerus, Clinical Orthopaedics Related Research.2005 Feb;(431):181-6.

Muraskin S, Mollabashy A, Bush CH, Reith JD, Scarborough MT: Tibial Lesion in a 12-year-old Boy, Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research 2002: 2002: 254-267.

Mollabashy A, Virkus WW, Zlotecki RA, Berrey BH, Scarborough MT, Soft Tissue Sacroma: Radiation Therapy for Low-Grade Soft Tissue Sarcoma, Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research 2002; 2002:190-195.

Virkus WW, Mollabashy A, Zlotecki RA, Berrey BH, Sacrborough MT, Soft Tissue Sarcoma: Preoperative Radiotherapy in the Treatment of Soft Tissue Sarcomas, Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Reseach 2002; 2002:177-189.