Dr. Dana Desser, DO

Dr. Dana Desser, DO

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 41
(41)
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Dr. Dana Desser, DO is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Wellington, FL and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Lake Erie College Of Osteopathic Medicin--Erie in 2002 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, bone & joint non-surgical orthopedics, and more.

1397 Medical Park Blvd Ste 460

Wellington, FL 33414

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • 15 More

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Top Care Areas

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Runner's Knee
very high
more than 99% of peers
Internal Derangement of Knee
very high
more than 99% of peers
Neck Muscle Strain
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Bone & Joint Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
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Board Certifications

Dr. Desser does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Disorders
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • 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
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.

Education

  • Lake Erie College Of Osteopathic Medicin--Erie
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Milton S Hershey Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Wellington Regional Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • York Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Union Memorial Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Desser has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Desser has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • International Congress for Joint Reconstruction, Member

Dr. Desser's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Desser to family and friends
4.5
based on 41 total reviews (9 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (41)

  • 5
    (31)
  • 4
    (6)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Desser's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

in Boynton Beach
His office staff is extremely helpful. Dr Dresser spend as much time as you need and is right up to date in his field. I would highly recommend him for any Otho needs.
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in Loxahatchee, FL
as a member of the medical community myself, practicing certified registered nurse anesthetist, I had work with dr. Desser on many many occasions in the operating room, and was always impressed with his skill and, practicing certified registered nurse anesthetist, I had work with dr. Desser on...more
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in Lake Worth, FL
Dr. Desser is a good listener. He carefully listens to your concerns and responds with thoughtful diagnosis and a plan of action to relieve you of your pain. He always follow thru to ensure that you are on the way to a healthy outcome.
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in Wellington FL
Dr. Desser 's quick and excellent diagnosis of a herniated disc and Foot Drop saved me from losing use of my foot. I could have been unable to walk without dragging my foot,which was caused by the herniated disc compressing the peroneal nerve which allows us to bend our feet and walk. Look up FOOT...more
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in Boynton Beach, FL
Dr. Desser is the best, if someone had a bad comment about him and his staff they have a problem themselves, I would follow him to the moon if need be.
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