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Dr. Daniel Valdez is an orthopedic surgeon practicing in San Antonio. He cares for injuries to the muscles, bones, joints, ligaments, and tendons, also known as the musculoskeletal system.

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About

Bio  

Dr. Valdez is a graduate of The University of Texas at San Antonio where he received his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. He received the doctor of medicine degree from The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio.

After medical school, Dr. Valdez completed his residency training in orthopaedic surgery at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. Dr. Valdez is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and completed his 10 year recertification; he is current with the Maintenance of Certification (MOC) process.

Dr. Valdez has a special interest in total hip replacement (direct anterior approach)total knee replacement, shoulder arthroscopy, and knee arthroscopy.

Dr. Valdez specializes in Workers Compensation and Occupational Work Injuries.  He is a Designated Doctor for the State of Texas and is current with the AMA Guides to the Evaluation of Permanent Impairment 4th and 6th Edition.

Dr. Valdez was named in SA Scene's list of SA Doctors: Best of 2014.

Education & Training  

Medical School

Residency

  • University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
    Residency, Orthopedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

  • Baptist Medical Center
  • Christus Santa Rosa Hospital

Special Interests  

  • Arthroscopic Knee Surgery to Repair Meniscus and ACL Tears
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery to Repair Rotator Cuff and SLAP Tears
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Mini-Incision Total Knee Replacement
  • Total Hip Replacement (Direct Anterior Approach)
  • Total Hip Replacement (True Path Approach)
  • Worker's Compensation Cases

Languages Spoken  

  • English
  • Spanish

Offices See Insurances

The San Antonio Orthopaedic Group (Downtown)  


Address

1200 Brooklyn Avenue, Suite 320, San Antonio, Texas 78212-4810

Office Hours

  Open Lunch Close
Mon 8:00 am 5:00 pm
Tue 8:00 am 5:00 pm
Wed 8:00 am 5:00 pm
Thu 8:00 am 5:00 pm
Fri 8:00 am 5:00 pm

Office Details

Doctor Specialty Orthopedic Surgery
Practice SpecialtyOrthopedic Surgery
Group PracticeThe San Antonio Orthopaedic Group
Hospital Affiliation
  • Christus Santa Rosa Hospital
Languages Spoken Arabic, English, French, German, Italian, Korean, Mandarin, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Tagalog, Vietnamese

The San Antonio Orthopaedic Group (Central)  


Address

400 Concord Plaza Drive, Suite 300, San Antonio, Texas 78216-6991

Office Hours

  Open Lunch Close
Mon 8:00 am 5:00 pm
Tue 8:00 am 5:00 pm
Wed 8:00 am 5:00 pm
Thu 8:00 am 5:00 pm
Fri 8:00 am 5:00 pm

Office Details

Doctor Specialty Orthopedic Surgery
Practice SpecialtyOrthopedic Surgery
Group PracticeThe San Antonio Orthopaedic Group
Hospital Affiliation
  • Baptist Medical Center
Languages Spoken Arabic, English, French, German, Italian, Korean, Mandarin, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Tagalog, Vietnamese

Insurances Accepted  

  • Aetna
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthcare

Videos

Joint Replacement Implants and How They Work  

Hip Replacement Implants and How They Work  

Meet Dr. Daniel C. Valdez  

Our Vision at The San Antonio Orthopaedic Group  

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