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Orthopaedic Surgeon, Surgical Specialist
11 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(48)
Patient comments (19)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Damion Valletta is Excellent. Dr. Valletta has been reviewed by 48 patients who have provided 19 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.6
  • Currently 3.551724137931 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.1
  • Currently 3.1034482758621 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.5
  • Currently 3.4827586206897 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.6
  • Currently 3.6428571428571 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.6
  • Currently 3.5714285714286 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.2
  • Currently 3.2068965517241 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.4
  • Currently 3.375 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 9 areas:
  • Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Sports Medicine
  • Wrist Injury

Education & Awards

Dr. Valletta graduated from Des Moines University. He has 6 awards.

Awards  
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2013)
Top 10 Doctor - Neighborhood (2014)
University City
Orthopaedic Surgeon
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
San Diego, CA
Orthopaedic Surgeon
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
San Diego County
Orthopaedic Surgeon

Affiliations

Dr. Valletta has 14 hospital affiliations:

  • Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla 
  • Sharp Coronado Hospital and Healthcare Center 

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Damion Valletta DO is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 11 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Damion Valletta practice?
Dr. Damion Valletta has 4 office locations.
Dr. Damion Valletta practices Orthopaedic Surgery near San Diego, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Coronado, CA.
See San Diego Orthopedic Surgeons.