Dr. Frank Valone III, MD

Dr. Frank Valone III, MD

Orthopedic Spine Reconstructive Surgery  ·  
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Age 37
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Dr. Frank Valone III, MD is an orthopedic spine reconstructive surgery specialist in San Rafael, CA and has been practicing for 3 years. He graduated from George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences in 2010 and specializes in orthopedic spine reconstructive surgery, orthopedic surgery, and more.Read his story

1099 D St Ste 105

San Rafael, CA 94901

Contact Information

(415) 461-1600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Brown & Toland Physicians
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Fortified Provider Network
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Health Net
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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Valone III's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Knee Sprain
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Valone III treats Knee Sprain more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Valone III treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Valone III treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Valone III treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Valone III treats Back Pain more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Valone III treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Valone III's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
Arm Surgery
Arthritis of the Elbow
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Bone Cancer
Broken Arm
Broken Neck
Bursitis
Cancer
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
Cervical Disc Degeneration
Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
Cervical Radiculopathy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Spine Surgery
Chronic Neck Pain
Coccygeal Pain
Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
Complex Spine Surgery
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Excision of Tibia or Fibula
Failed Back Surgery Revision
Femur Fracture
Foot Conditions
Foot Fracture
Fracture
Fracture Care
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
Gout
Hand Conditions
Hand Fracture
Hernia
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hip Fracture
Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Hip Replacement
Image-Guided Spine Surgery
Internal Derangement of Knee
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Knee Dislocation
Knee Disorders
Knee Replacement
Knee Sprain
Knee Surgery
Kyphosis Surgery
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Microsurgical Spine Surgery
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Myelopathy
Neck Muscle Strain
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Osteosarcoma
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pediatric Spine Surgery
Pelvic Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rib Fracture
Rotator Cuff Tear
Runner's Knee
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Scoliosis Surgery
Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Discectomy
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Internal Fixation
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstruction
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Tumor Surgery
Spine and Back Procedures
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spine Surgery
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Synovial Biopsy
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Trigger Finger
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
XLIF® (eXtreme Lateral Interbody Fusion) Procedure

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Frank Valone III, a Bay Area native, first became dedicated to medicine through his work with Operation Smile, a non-profit organization dedicated to the delivery of free pediatric surgery throughout the developing world. Upon his return from ...

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Reconstructive Surgery
  • Internal Medicine
  • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Education

2016
Columbia University Comprehensive Adult and Pediatric Spine Surgery Fellowship
Fellowship Hospital
2016
Washington University Spine Surgery Fellowship
Fellowship Hospital
2015
University Of California At San Francisco
Residency Hospital
2011
University Of California At San Francisco
Internship Hospital
2010
George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences
Medical School
2016
2016
2015
2011
2010

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I had severe back pain and bed ridden for almost a month due to a ruptured disc prior to finally having surgery. I can't state how extremely grateful I am to Dr. Valone and his assistant Claire. They were attentive, caring and very responsive to everything I needed. I could not have asked for...Read More
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After Back surgery I feel great. Dr. has communications you only dream about. He even returns emails and calls.
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Dr. Valone, Claire Moberg and his operating team have been terrific. I recently went through surgery to fix a nerve being pressured by a bone in my neck and every part of it - the team at 3838 and at the surgery center at 2351 Clay were amazing. Thank you all!
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For 3 years, I had on/off torturous back pain. Chiropractic & PT did little to improve my condition. I finally saw Dr. Valone, who examined my MRI and recommended microdecompression spine surgery. After the surgery, my back & leg pain immediately went away and my recovery is going well. This was my...Read More
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Went home same day after surgery! Had a disc decompression,with a small incision! Hardly no pain, and stopped taking any pills after the 2nd day!Very appreciative of Dr's skills and precision! Thanks dr. Valone!
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Managed Choice POS
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Open Access Elect Choice
Open Access Managed Choice
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Traditional Choice
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice PPO
Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
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Federal Employee Program
FEP BlueDental - High Option PPO
FEP BlueDental - Standard Option PPO
FEP BlueVision - High Option
FEP BlueVision - Standard Option
Prudent Buyer PPO
Brown & Toland Physicians
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Network Open Access
Open Access
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Fortified Provider Network
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Health Net
Advantage Platinum PPO
Health Net EPO
Health Net POS
Health Net PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
Direct Care PPO
Homestate Health Plan
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicare
Medicare Advantage PPO
Medicare of California PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
National Preferred Provider Network
PacifiCare Health Systems
Three Rivers Provider Network
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
USA Managed Care Organization

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