Dr. David Deneka, MD

Dr. David Deneka, MD

Orthopedic Sports Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
(10)
Save
Dr. David Deneka, MD is an orthopedic sports medicine surgery specialist in Memphis, TN and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in orthopedic sports medicine, sports medicine, and more.

6286 Briarcrest Ave Ste 200

Memphis, TN 38120

Contact Information

(901) 259-1600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Tennessee
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Deneka

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

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

Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Knee Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Knee Dislocation
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Deneka'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.

6  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

40  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Broken Arm
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Diseases
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures

Less

Read Less

23  Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Knee Shaving
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Glenoid Labrum Repair
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Cartilage Implantation
  • Knee Cartilage Repair
  • Knee Cartilage Treatment
  • Knee Debridement
  • Knee Ligament Reconstruction
  • Knee Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Cartilage Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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 Mississippi
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Vanderbilt University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University Of Washington School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Sports Medicine, American Sports Medicine Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Deneka has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Deneka does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Deneka and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Deneka's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Deneka to family and friends
10 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Deneka'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I was very impressed with Dr. Deneka's thorough explanation of my condition, as well as good information about treatment options. He took time to answer my questions, and worked with me on my treatment choices. I have great confidence in a highly successful outcome to the surgery.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
Excellent bedside manners and overall appropriateness. Looks at the patient eye to eye and appears to be quite honest.. My impression is that Dr. Deneka is a physician who really knows orthopedic medicine.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
Professional and friendly. Solution to knee pain problems. Have been on Euflexa for years & it has worked well for me. Would recommend him to anyone with knee pain issues.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
Image of Dr. Deneka
Are you Dr. Deneka?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Orthopedic Sports Medicine
(22)
Orthopedic Surgery
(6)
Orthopedic Sports Medicine
(6)
Orthopedic Surgery
(7)
Orthopedic Sports Medicine
(16)
Orthopedic Sports Medicine
(12)
Orthopedic Surgery
(143)
Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery
(6)
Sports Medicine
(22)
Orthopedic Surgery
(77)