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  • ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Surgery
  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
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Kaweah Delta Medical Center
400 West Mineral King Avenue
Visalia, CA 93291

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Orthopaedic Associates Medical Clinic, Inc.
Visalia Office
820 S Akers St Ste 200
Visalia, CA 93277
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    Dr. Duncan's Experience

    Dr. Duncan's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery
    • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
    • Orthopedic Fracture Care
    • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
    • Orthopedic Sports Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
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    • ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Surgery
    • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
    • Ankle Arthroscopy
    • Ankle Fracture Repair
    • Ankle Fusion
    • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
    • Anterior Approach Total Hip Replacement
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • De Quervain's Release
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
    • Elbow Arthroscopy
    • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Elbow Ligament Reconstruction
    • Elbow Surgery
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
    • Foot Surgery
    • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
    • Fracture Care
    • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
    • Glenoid Labrum Repair
    • Hand and Elbow Microvascular Surgery
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Hand Surgery
    • Hand Tendon Repair
    • Hardware Removal
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    • Hemi (Half) Hip Replacement
    • Hip Arthroscopy
    • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Hip Replacement
    • Hip Replacement Revision
    • Hip Resurfacing
    • Hip Surgery
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Cartilage Repair
    • Knee Cartilage Treatment
    • Knee Ligament Reconstruction
    • Knee Osteotomy
    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee Replacement Revision
    • Knee Surgery
    • Mini Knee Surgery
    • Neuroplasty
    • Partial Knee Replacement
    • Partial Shoulder Replacement
    • Reverse Total Shoulder Replacement
    • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
    • Rotator Cuff and Labral Repair
    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Shoulder Arthroscopy
    • Shoulder Cartilage Treatment
    • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
    • Shoulder Replacement
    • Shoulder Stabilizations
    • Shoulder Surgery
    • Simple Fracture Care and Casting
    • Steroid Injection
    • Total Hip Replacement
    • Total Knee Replacement
    • Total Shoulder Replacement
    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Uni-Compartmental Knee Replacement
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
    • Wrist Ligament Reconstruction
    • Wrist Surgery
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    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Achilles Tendon Rupture
    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
    • Ankle Disorders
    • Ankle Fracture
    • Ankle Injury
    • Ankle Instability
    • Ankle Ligament Rupture
    • Ankle Sprain
    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
    • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Arthritis
    • Arthritis of the Ankle
    • Arthritis of the Finger
    • Arthritis of the Hand
    • Arthritis of the Shoulder
    • Arthritis of the Wrist
    • Arthropathy
    • Avulsion Fracture
    • Back Pain
    • Baker’s Cyst
    • Broken Shoulder Blade
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Fractures
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chondromalacia of the Patella (Runner's Knee)
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
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    • Clavicle Fracture
    • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
    • Colles' Fracture
    • Complex Fractures
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Compound Fracture
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Distal Radius Fracture
    • Dupuytren's Contracture
    • Elbow Bursitis
    • Elbow Fracture
    • Elbow Sprain
    • Enchondromata
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
    • Femur Fracture
    • Finger Disorders
    • Finger Joint Sprain
    • Foot Sprain
    • Fracture
    • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
    • Fractured Lower Leg
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Ganglion Cyst
    • Glenoid Labrum Tear
    • Gout
    • Hammer Toe
    • Hand Fracture
    • Hip Arthritis
    • Hip Bursitis
    • Hip Cancer
    • Hip Diseases
    • Hip Dislocation
    • Hip Dysplasia
    • Hip Dysplasia, Beukes Type
    • Hip Flexor Strain
    • Hip Injury
    • Hip Labral Tear
    • Hip Muscle Strain
    • Hip Pain
    • Hip Sprain
    • Hip Subluxation
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Joint Fracture
    • Knee Arthritis
    • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
    • Knee Fracture
    • Knee Injuries
    • Knee Ligament Injuries
    • Knee Ligament Rupture
    • Knee Pain
    • Knee Sprain
    • Knee Tendinitis
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Tear
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Tear
    • Monoarthropathy
    • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • Olecranon Bursitis
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
    • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
    • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
    • Osteoarthropathy
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis-Like Fracture of the Hip
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pelvic Fracture
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Polyarthropathy
    • Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Injuries
    • Postoperative Hip Fracture
    • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rib Fracture
    • Rotator Cuff Injuries
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Scaphoid Fractures
    • Scapular Fracture
    • Shoulder Diseases
    • Shoulder Dislocation
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Shoulder Injuries
    • Shoulder Instability
    • Shoulder Muscle Strain
    • Shoulder Pain
    • Shoulder Separation
    • Shoulder Sprain
    • Shoulder Tendinitis
    • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
    • Simple Fractures
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Sports Injuries of the Knee
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Stress Fracture
    • Subacromial Bursitis
    • Systemic Chondromalacia
    • Thoracic Spine Fracture
    • Tibia Fracture
    • Tibula and Fibula Fractures
    • Traumatic Arthropathy
    • Trigger Finger
    • Trochanteric Bursitis
    • Upper Extremity Fracture
    • Wear and Tear Arthritis
    • Wrist Disorders
    • Wrist Fracture
    • Wrist Injuries
    • Wrist Pain
    • Wrist Sprain
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    Background Check for Dr. Duncan

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

    Awards

    Media & Publications

    • Member of Phi Sigma,Scholastic/Research Biological Honor Society, 1997
    • Dean's Honor's List, 2000
    • Member of Golden Key, Scholastic Honor Society, 2000
    • Departmental Citation in Neurobiology,Physiology and Behavior, 06/2001
    • Dean's Highest Honors List, 1998
    • Permanent Member of Alpha Gamma Sigma,Scholastic Honor Society, 1997
    • 2000 Community Service Award, 2000
    • Finalist Commencement Speaker of the Division of Biological Sciences Graduation, 06/2001
    • Alpha Omega Alpha, 9/2005
    • Honor and Professionalism award, 03/2004
    • Pathology Honors, 12/2003
    • Academic Assembly Representative, 08/2004
    • Dean's High Honors list, 1997
    • Dean's High Honors List, 1999
    • Phi Kappa Phi, Scholastic Honor Society, 2001
    • Outstanding Senior Leadership Recognition, 05/2001
    • Characterization of a First Thoracic Rib Ligament:Anatomy and Possible Clinical Relevance, 2008
    • 27 Year old arthroscopic follow-up of a bovine ACL, 2010
    • Digital Mapping of Arthroscopic Images, 2009
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School
    Graduated in 2006

    Internship Hospital

    Temple University Hospital
    Complete in 2007

    Residency Hospital

    Temple University Hospital
    Complete in 2011

    Fellowship Hospital

    Thomas Jefferson University
    Complete in 2012

    Undergraduate Schools

    University of California At Davis / School of Medicine
    Graduated in 2002

    Memberships & Professional Affiliations

    Professional Affiliations

    California Orthopaedic Association , Member
    The California Orthopaedic Association is the largest statewide association representing orthopaedic surgeons in California. Orthopaedic surgeons evaluate and treat all types of musculoskeletal injuries and conditions. This includes surgical and non-surgical treatment of the spine, hip, knee, ankle, foot, shoulder, elbow and hand. The Association assists our members by providing continuing medical education and other resources that enhance their ability to provide high value quality health care.
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Duncan & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Orthopaedic Associates Medical Clinic, Inc.
    Visalia Office
    820 S Akers St Ste 200
    Visalia, CA 93277
    (559) 733-3346 (Office)
    (559) 733-5059 (Fax)
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