Dr. Thomas DeBerardino, MD

Dr. Thomas DeBerardino, MD

Orthopedic Sports Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
Dr. Thomas DeBerardino, MD is an orthopedic sports medicine surgery specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1989 and specializes in orthopedic sports medicine, sports medicine, and more.Read his story

400 Concord Plaza Dr Ste 300

San Antonio, TX 78216

Contact Information

(210) 804-5400

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Network
  • CoreSource
  • Golden Rule
  • Medicaid
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Knee Disorders
more than 74% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Knee
more than 62% of peers
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
more than 59% of peers

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Dr. DeBerardino's bio

This content was provided by Dr. DeBerardino "Dr. DeBerardino is a nationally renowned orthopaedic surgeon who specializes in sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery of the knee, hip and shoulder. Dr. DeBerardino has a special interest in the management of complex injuries of the knee and shoulder and arthroscopic management of hip impingement and labral tear management in young active adults. Dr. DeBerardino recently moved back to San Antonio after spending the last fifteen years at the United States Military Academy where he was the Head Team Physician for the collegiate athletic teams and Director of the Sports Medicine Fellowship program and most recently as a team physician for the University of Connecticut athletic teams including football and the men's and women's basketball programs. Dr. DeBerardino is author of over 70 scientific publications on ligament, tendon and cartilage injuries of the knee, shoulder, and hip. He has won several prestigious awards including the AOSSM NCAA Research Award; the Aircast Award for Clinical Science Presentation; and the AOSSM-ESSKA European Traveling Fellowship. He is a member of many national and international professional societies including: the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, the International ACL Study Group and the prestigious Herodicus Society. Dr. DeBerardino also has a special interest in procedures to preserve the hip and knee joints. He has a special interest in the use of hip arthroscopic procedures to avoid the development of arthritis and osteotomies and cartilage repair procedures to limit degeneration of the knee joint."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. DeBerardino "Provide state-of-the-art treatment options for complex sports injuries with emphasis on shoulder instability and rotator cuff tears and multiligamentous knee, cartilage, and meniscus injuries."

9  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Adult Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine
  • Sports Medicine Orthopedic Joint Reconstruction

2  Board Certifications

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

24  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Limb Pain
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures

60  Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Arthroscopic Acromioplasty
  • Arthroscopic Joint Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Knee Shaving
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Repair
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Articular Cartilage Repair
  • Bi-Compartmental Knee Replacement
  • Bone and Joint Repair
  • Cartilage Implantation
  • Cartilage Regeneration
  • Cartilage Repair
  • Cartilage Transplant
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Glenoid Labrum Repair
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Labrum Repair
  • Hip Replacement
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Cartilage Implantation
  • Knee Cartilage Repair
  • Knee Cartilage Treatment
  • Knee Ligament Reconstruction
  • Knee Osteotomy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Resurfacing
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee Tendon Repair
  • Meniscal Allograft Transplant
  • Meniscectomy
  • Meniscus Transplantation
  • Mini Knee Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Knee Replacement
  • Multi-Ligament Knee Reconstruction
  • Partial Knee Replacement
  • Partial Knee Resurfacing
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Cartilage Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Shoulder Resurfacing
  • Shoulder Stabilizations
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Uni-Compartmental Knee Replacement


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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.


  • Us Military Academy
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Tripler Army Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Tripler Army Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Keller Army Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Us Army Institute Surgery Rsch
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. DeBerardino's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. DeBerardino to family and friends
20 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

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Dr. DeBerardino's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

The Doctor was caring and responsive in dealing with my knee issue. He was very knowledgeable and easily explained possible causes. He systematically diagnosed the cause of my pain through MRI and X-ray. Surgery was scheduled and 1 week after I am seeing improvement. I highly recommend Dr....more
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Surgery not done yet, however, very nice & respectable of your feelings. Explained exactly what will happen at surgery & after.
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We will recommend Dr. D most positively. I am writing this as a father, but in concurrence/consensus with my daughter Sanum Khan, who underwent surgery of her left knee. I have a great respect for his confidence, cheerfulness, ease of getting along. The day my daughter was having surgery, I was...more
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Dr. DeBerardino is wonderful I had shoulder surgery 4 yrs ago another dr it was the most painful surgery ever. I had to have it done again and i was so scared. Dr DeBerardino had to do more this time the pain was very bare able not anything like last time. My shoulder feels great after 8 weeks. If...more
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I injured my left knee June 28 2017. I This same day I went to the Ortho walk in clinic. Xrays and MRI were done. I was given appt to see Dr DeBarardino. On July7th I met Dr DeBaradino at the Santa Rosa Tower location. The Dr was very friendly, and patient with me as he explained the options...more
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