Meet the Staff Total Joint CenterServices

Total Joint Care Coordinator

Rachelle Campos, BSN, RN, NPE-C

Rachelle graduated in 2006 with her Associates Degree in Nursing from Midland College and obtained her Bachelors Degree of Science in 2010 from Texas Tech Health Sciences Center. She has spent the majority of her nursing career caring for orthopedics patients from the pre-operative aspect to the post-operative care. In her role as the Total Joint Care Coordinator, she works with other members of the hospital team and the surgeon’s offices to coordinate the patients care throughout their entire surgical experience. Rachelle also teaches the pre-operative education class. She can be reached at (432) 221-2407 or via email at rachelle.campos@midland-memorial.com.

Dr. David Power

Dr. Power is the medical director for the Total Joint Center at Midland Memorial Hospital. His surgical specialties include total knee replacements and total hip replacements. He graduated from Memorial University of Newfoundland Medical School in 1976. His post graduate education included a Rotating Internship at the Royal Alexandra Hospital in Edmonton, Alberta Canada and Orthopaedic Residency at Memorial University of Newfoundland in St. John’s, NL Canada. Dr. Power completed his fellowship training in arthroscopic surgery and adult joint reconstruction at the University of Toronto. He has been an orthopedic surgeon since 1984. He moved to Midland in 1992 and has had an active and growing orthopedic practice since moving to Midland. Dr. Power holds certification from the Royal College of Surgeons of Canada. He is an active member of the Midland County Medical Society, the Texas Medical Association and the Canadian Orthopaedic Association. Dr. Power is also a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in Canada and a Fellow Member of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons. He is married and has two children. His hobbies include playing golf and spending time with his grandchildren.

Dr. John Dean

Dr. Dean is a board certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in shoulders and sports medicine. He graduated in 1981 from Texas A&M with mechanical engineering degree and went on to receive his medical degree in 1986 from Texas A&M. Dr. Dean completed his internship in General Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine in 1987. He completed his residency in orthopedic surgery and research with the University of Utah. His fellowship in Adult Reconstruction of Total Joints was completed in 1993. After Dr. Dean completed his medical training, he returned to Midland and joined his father, Thurston Dean’s practice in 1993. After his father retiring as the team doctor for both Midland Lee and Midland High, Dr. Dean assumed the responsibilities as the team doctor for both schools. He also gives back to the community as Midland Children’s Rehab Center’s medical director. He is married with three daughters and is an active member at Stonegate Fellowship.

Dr. Daniel Nelson

Dr. Nelson is a board certified orthopedic surgeon with more specializing care in sports medicine, arthroscopic surgery, joint reconstruction and the treatment of fractures. He graduated in 1977 from University of Dallas with a bachelor’s degree in biology and went on to receive his medical degree in 1982 from the University of Texas Health Science Center Medical School. His surgical internship and orthopedic residency were both obtained from the University of Texas Health Science Center. He completed his residency in 1987. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. He is married with four children and is an active member in his church and within the community.

Dr. James Adams

Dr. Adams received his medical degree in 1970 from the University of Texas Medical Branch. He then went on to complete his general surgery internship and orthopedic surgery residency through the University of Texas which he completed in 1975. Dr. Adams completed his fellowship training in hand surgery in 1980 with the University of Loma Linda University Medical Center. He has been an active member of the American Society of Surgery of the Hand since 1986. He also holds a certificate of Added Qualification in hand surgery and is a member of the Utah Medical Association.

Inpatient Rehab Services Director
Todd Garner PT, MPT

Todd is the director of Inpatient Rehabilitation Services. He graduated from Hardin-Simmons in 1994 with his bachelor’s degree in Exercise Physiology. He has been both the director and assistant director for 11 years, with nearly nine years being at Midland Memorial Hospital. Todd obtained his Masters Degree in Physical Therapy in 2001 from Texas Tech University Health Science Center. He has been married for 18 years and has three children. His hobbies include golf, basketball, road bikes, running and going to the mountains.

Outpatient Rehabilitation Services Director
Gary Gray, PT

Gary Gray, PT is the Director of West Texas Therapy, the out-patient rehabilitation facility of Midland Memorial Hospital. West Texas Therapy was formed in October 2012 as the result a merger between MMH and Gray’s private physical therapy practice, and offers physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech therapy. Gary is a 1986 graduate of the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School at Dallas. He is a long-standing member of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), receiving its State Government Leadership Award in 1999. As a member of the Texas Physical Therapy Association (TPTA), Gray was Chair of the Government Affairs Committee from 1993-1999, and recipient of the 1997 TPTA Jeanette Winfree Award for outstanding contributions to the profession, and the 1997 TPTA Warren C. Smith Award for outstanding service in private practice. Gray currently serves as the Chairman of the Texas State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners, initially appointed by Texas Governor Rick Perry in 2006 and reappointed in 2011.

Locally, Gray is an alumnus of Leadership Midland and has participated on committees for the United Way and the American Cancer Society. He has also served, or currently serves in advisory positions for the Odessa College Physical Therapist Assistant Program, the Permian Basin Tech Prep Consortium Health Careers Committee, the Texas Tech Health Science Center of the Permian Basin, and the Midland Children’s Rehabilitation Center. Gray has also been a member of the Board of Directors for Green Tree Country Club. He and his wife, Donna, have six daughters and eight grandchildren, and are actively involved in their church, Stonegate Fellowship. In addition to spending time with his family, he enjoys golf, hunting and fishing.