Dr. Frank Buttacavoli, MD

Dr. Frank Buttacavoli, MD

Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 34
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Dr. Frank Buttacavoli, MD is an adult reconstructive orthopedic surgery specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 3 years. He graduated from Univ Of Miami Sch Of Med in 2009 and specializes in adult reconstructive orthopedic surgery, sports medicine orthopedic joint reconstruction, and more.

8300 Floyd Curl Dr

San Antonio, TX 78229

Contact Information

(210) 450-9300

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
normal
more than 77% of peers
Ankle Sprains and Strains
normal
more than 76% of peers
Fracture
normal
more than 69% of peers

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4  Specialties

  • Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Trauma Surgery
  • Sports Medicine Orthopedic Joint Reconstruction

1  Board Certifications

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

64  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • 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
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hip Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • 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
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Wrist Fracture

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28  Procedures

  • Anterior Approach Total Hip Replacement
  • Computer-Assisted Surgery (CAS)
  • Computer-Assisted Total Knee Replacement
  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Partial Knee Replacement
  • Patient Specific Implantation
  • Revision of Failed Total Joint Replacement
  • Stem Cell Therapy
  • Steroid Injection
  • Total Hip Replacement
  • Total Joint Replacement and Revision
  • Total Knee Arthroplasty With Robotic Assistance
  • Total Knee Replacement
  • Uni-Compartmental Knee Replacement
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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

  • Rice U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2005
  • Univ Of Miami Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2009
  • The University of Texas Health Science Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014
  • Brigham and Women's Hosp-Harvard Med Sch
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2015
  • University of Zurich (Balgrist Hospital)
    Other Education | Completed 2015

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Buttacavoli has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Buttacavoli's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Buttacavoli to family and friends
12 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Buttacavoli'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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

Total knee replacement went very well. Dr. B was very helpful and did a great job. Highly recommend.
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Never has a doctor been as concerned for me as a person. After he moved quite far away, he called me to refer a colleague so I would continue with an excellent doctor. Dr B thank you for being there when i needed an ortho surgeon specialist, specialist. You took care of the situation, almost...more
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Dr. Buttacavoli took excellent care of my elderly mother. He personally called to see how she was doing the day after she was discharged and she was up and walking for the first time in months. I chose him online based on his training credentials and it was a bonus that he was so kind and spoke...more
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Dr. "B" is the best, he did my Hip Replacement last week, and he has good "bedside manner ", very kind and a great surgeon! I would highly recommend him! Donna G
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By far the must prepared and knowledge MD in Florida. A phenomenal doctor!!!! Rayne Rascon
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