Dr. Daniel Buss, MD

Dr. Daniel Buss, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 61
(25)
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Dr. Daniel Buss, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Minneapolis, MN and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University Of Minnesota Medical School in 1983 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, sports medicine, and more.

2800 Chicago Ave Ste 400

Minneapolis, MN 55407

Contact Information

(952) 946-9777

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Health Net
  • HealthPartners
  • Humana
  • Medica
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
very high
more than 99% of peers
Shoulder Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Sports Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Bursitis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Disorders
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Golfer's Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Ruptured Tendon
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Tendinitis
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tendon Disorders
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tendonitis
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Tenosynovitis
  • Torticollis

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Procedures

  • Arthroscopic Glenoid Labrum Repair
  • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Repair
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Ligament Reconstruction
  • Elbow Surgery
  • Excision of Humerus
  • Glenoid Labrum Repair
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Surgery
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Total Joint
  • Rotator Cuff and Labral Repair
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Resurfacing
  • Shoulder Stabilizations
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Tommy John Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Minnesota.

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

  • University Of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • University Of Minnesota Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Hennepin County Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Hospital For Special Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Hospital Special Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Buss has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Buss' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Buss to family and friends
4.2
based on 25 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Buss' 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
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

I saw Dr. Buss for a 2nd opinion after an Orthopedic surgeon had told me I needed a reverse total shoulder replacement. After reading my X Rays, Dr. Buss said we're going to start with a physical therapy program to see if we can avoid surgery, and if that doesn't work we'll see how much we can...more
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Dr. Buss performed total shoulder arthroplasty on each shoulder. Recovery time seemed quick. His choice of physical therapists was wonderful. Dr. Buss is very personable and listens to my concerns, asking astute questions. His care team is also knowledgeable and friendly.
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Ow! Rotator cuff & associated muscle tears. After referral and extensive research, he's the best shoulder surgeon (per Consumer Reports' Consumer Checkbook rating of Dr.s by other Dr.s & patients, he has highest rating of ALL orthopedic surgeons in MSP). He and experienced well honed team did an...more
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Thorough explanation of test results and options. Patient in answering questions. Very professional and cordial.
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I have recommended Dr.Bus many times since my 1st open shoulder repair in 1995. Since then I have had two more repairs, by Dr.Bus. First, the other shoulder, then the first repair let go, because I had been so active on it over the decade or longer time since the 1st repair. I am still similarly...more
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