Dr. Vilas Saldanha, MD

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Dr. Vilas Saldanha, MD

Orthopedic Surgery | Male

Precision Bone & Joint 2410 Round Rock Ave Ste 170, Round Rock, TX 78681 Get Directions

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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...
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Arthritis
  • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Fracture Care
  • Orthopedic Trauma Surgery

Board Certifications

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  • Orthopedic Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • 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
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Fractures
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Fever
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Sternum Fracture
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Wrist Fracture

Procedures Performed

  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Arm Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • 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 Replacement
  • Knee Surgery
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Revision of Failed Total Joint Replacement
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Total Hip Replacement
  • Total Knee Replacement
  • Total Knee Replacement Revision

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

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  • 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

  • Medical School
    Drexel University College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 2007

  • Internship Hospital
    Albert Einstein Medical Center

    Completed in 2008

  • Residency Hospital
    Albert Einstein Medical Center

    Completed in 2012

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Hedley Orthopedic Institute

    Completed in 2016

    University Of Nevada School Of Medicine

    Completed in 2014

  • Undergraduate School
    Muhlenberg College

    Graduated in 2003

  • Other Education
    Traveling Orthopaedic Trauma Fellowship Ao

    Completed in 2012

Awards & Recognition

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
  • Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Saldanha says...

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.