Hector U. Lopez, M.D.

Primary Care Sports Medicine


Dr. Hector U. Lopez is board certified in Family Medicine and holds a CAQ in Sports Medicine. He joined Sports Medicine Associates in 2014 after several years in private practice in his hometown of El Paso, Texas. He is a team physician for Trinity University, University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio Rampage Hockey, SAFC, and multiple local high schools.  

 Dr. Lopez serves as clinical faculty for the CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship and is a member of the graduate medical education committee. He has provided medical coverage for the U.S. Army All American Bowl, San Antonio Rock N Roll Marathon, and San Antonio Golden Gloves boxing tournaments.

 Dr. Lopez was honored to be named an "Emerging Leader" by the Arizona Academy of Family Physicians in 2008. Recently, he was selected as a member of the 2017 Leadership San Antonio Class 42. He is a graduate of Trinity University and the University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio. During training he served as Chief Resident and also gained sports medicine experience working with Arizona State University and the Oakland A's.