Dr. Daniel Valdez, MD

Dr. Daniel Valdez, MD

Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. Daniel Valdez, MD is a joint replacement & reconstruction orthopedic specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University of Texas Medical School At San Antonio in 1986 and specializes in joint replacement & reconstruction orthopedics, orthopedic surgery, and more.

150 E Sonterra Blvd Ste 300

San Antonio, TX 78258

Contact Information

(210) 804-5400

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Top Care Areas

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

Knee Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
very high
more than 93% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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7  Specialties

  • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
  • Bone & Joint Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
  • Orthopedic Hip Surgery
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

72  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Disorders
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Injury
  • Hip Pain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • 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 Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Lupus
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Meniscus Injuries
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Orthopedic Trauma
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Diseases
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
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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.

Education

  • UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT SAN ANTONIO
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • University of Texas Medical School At San Antonio
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Bexar Co Hospital Dist
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Bexar Co Hospital Dist
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Valdez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Valdez's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Valdez to family and friends
25 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Valdez's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Wait time was long, but Dr. Valdez was worth it. He made sure that all my questions were answered. He was patient and showed empathy. I would definitely see him again, should the need arise. The only downside was that they do not accept Blue Cross. I did have to pay out of network, but fees were...more
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Dr. Valdez is a very kind and gentle natured doctor. For someone in pain, this is so important. His practice has a lot to offer, it really is the “go-to” place for Ortho care in San Antonio. I saw him at his Stone Oak office. Five stars, for sure.
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Unlike the first orthopedic doc I saw, Dr. Valdez discussed all reasonable options for treatment and what I could expect from each, then offered the choice to me. He Is very personable and empathetic, and hears what I tell him about my issue. I trust his medical opinion and would trust him to do...more
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I came in for an ankle injury, spent 5 minutes with Dr. Valdez and (as I later found out) was misdiagnosed. Dr. Valdez indicated I needed surgery for my injury. I received a second opinion from another orthopedic surgeon. In fact, my injury was a sprain with nerve trauma. The second doctor took...more
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Dr. Valdez was friendly. I went in for a second opinion from my first doctor. He did an exam, looked at the MRI and confirmed they first doctor diagnosis. He did not try to get me into a surgeon in his practice, but did recommend treatment. He said the treatment would be pretty much the same if I...more
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