Dr. David Edelstein, MD

Dr. David Edelstein, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
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Dr. David Edelstein, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from University of Minnesota Medical School in 1978 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

2727 W Holcombe Blvd Fl 2

Houston, TX 77025

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Osteoarthritis of Knee
normal
more than 45% of peers
Knee Replacement
normal
more than 35% of peers
Knee Disorders
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more than 32% of peers

Dr. Edelstein'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.

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

43  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hip Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
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20  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment

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 Minnesota Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Northwestern Meml Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Northwestern Meml Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • USC/Rancho Los Amigos
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Edelstein has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • International Congress for Joint Reconstruction, Member

Dr. Edelstein's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Edelstein to family and friends
11 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Edelstein's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Edelstein replaced my right knee in 2.2017 and my left in 9.2017. I am walking better than I have in tens years. The scars on my knees are thin and straight. I am very pleased with Dr. Edelstein and his incredible staff. Martha B.
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Explained everything very well; provided options; and his work was excellent.
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Very disorganized office. Made an appointment and the day before the appointment received a letter (no phone call) cancelling the appointment because the doctor was unavailable. I then revived a letter chastising me for missing an appointment and implying I would be assessed a fee for being a...more
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Probably very capable. Poor, dismissive bedside manner.
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My experience with Dr. Edelstein was great. Both of my hips had degenerative arthritis and he performed hip replacement surgery on both within the same year. While I had complications with the second surgery (staff infection), he was aggressive with the treatment and cured the problem. I have...more
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