Dr. Christopher Danney, MD

Dr. Christopher Danney, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  

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Dr. Christopher Danney, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Austin, TX and has been practicing for 15 years. He specializes in orthopedic surgery.Read his story

Texas Orthopedics Sports and Rehabilitation Associates

4700 Seton Center Pkwy Ste 200

Austin, TX 78759
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Danney performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Knee Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers
Joint Pain
very high
more than 93% of peers
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Danney's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Danney's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Danney "Christopher M. Danney, MD, is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon with a particular interest in sports medicine. Dr. Danney graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a degree in biochemistry, while lettering on the University of Texas football team. He earned his medical degree at the University of Texas Medical School in Houston, Texas. During his orthopaedic surgery residency at Duke University, Dr. Danney provided orthopedic care for the Duke basketball and football teams. He received the William S. Ogden Traveling Fellowship Award for the Outstanding Junior Resident. He now volunteers his time as the team physician for Cedar Park High School and the Texas Stars hockey team. Dr. Danney serves on the Board of Directors at Texas Orthopaedic Association in his role as treasurer and secretary and is Chief of Orthopaedics at Seton Northwest Hospital. He has been named by his peers to the Super Doctors Rising Stars® list in 2012, 2013 and 2014. A native Texan, Dr. Danney grew up in Boerne, near San Antonio. He relocated to Austin and the Texas Hill Country with his wife, Melissa. Dr. Danney has four sons and enjoys golfing and traveling."
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1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

53  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Disorders
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture
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30  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

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.


  • University Of Texas Medical School At Houston
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Duke University
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Danney has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Danney's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Danney to family and friends
34 total reviews (16 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (34)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Danney's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (16)

Dr.Danney was an excellent doctor and I would definitely recommend him to anyone. He is very through, answered all my questions and I had a steroid shot and I hardly felt it.
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Personable and professional. He has been on point with diagnosing the cause and alleviating my pain.
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Dr. Danney is conservative in suggesting surgery and helps you think of long-term implications for the treatments suggested. Highly recommend!
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I have been a patient of Dr. Danney for years now and he has taken great care of my orthopedic needs and I always feel safe in the treatment plans he comes up w/for me. I have major bone issues and his care and concern has seen me through difficult times. I would highly recommend Dr. Danney and...more
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I put off seeing Dr. Danney until I could hardly walk because I dreaded facing a doctor who thought my problem was too simple to waste his time. I could not have been more wrong! Dr. Danney told me everyone's pain is their pain and took time to explain my issue. He was friendly, kind, and even...more
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