Dr. Vilas Saldanha is a Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon, with fellowship training in Orthopaedic Traumatology and Adult Reconstructive Surgery/Total Joint...Read More
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Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the... More
Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the United States.
Board certification indicates that a doctor is highly qualified in the medical field in which he or she practices. A board-certified doctor is more likely than a non-board-certified doctor to have the most current skills and knowledge about how to treat your medical condition.
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Graduated in 2007
Completed in 2008
Completed in 2012
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Completed in 2014
Graduated in 2003
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Dr. Vilas Saldanha is a Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon, with fellowship training in Orthopaedic Traumatology and Adult Reconstructive Surgery/Total Joint Replacement. He practices at Precision Bone & Joint in Austin, TX.
Dr. Saldanha is a former Major in the United States Air Force and held a staff position at Mike O'Callaghan Federal Hospital and Nellis Air Force Base. He specializes in the care of the traumatized patient with a focus on peri-articular fractures, pelvis, acetabulum and replacement knee/hip surgery.
Following completion of training, Dr. Saldanha volunteered for deployment to Afghanistan, where he spent more than six months in a surgical squadron. He successfully performed more than 350 operations while overseas. He founded the first orthopaedic humanitarian clinic treating women and children at a partner clinic on Bagram Air Force Base.
Dr. Saldanha has received several awards including an Air Force Commendation Medal and induction into the American Orthopaedic Association, Emerging Leaders Program in 2013. He is a member of the Orthopaedic Trauma Association, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons.