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Orthopedic Surgery: Shoulder/Knee
18 years of experience
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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (58)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Don Buford, Orthopedic Surgery: Shoulder/Knee is Excellent. Dr. Buford has been reviewed by 577 patients who have provided 58 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.2
Promptness 4.2
Courteous Staff 4.2
Accurate Diagnosis 4.2
Bedside Manner 4.2
Spends Time with Me 4.2
Follows Up After Visit 4.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Don Buford, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 9 areas:
  • ACL Reconstruction or Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction (Bone-Patellar Tendon-Bone Graft)
  • Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Rotator Cuff Problem (Shoulder Impingement Syndrome)
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Pain

Education & Awards

Dr. Buford graduated from University of California at Los Angeles. He has 2 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2014)


Dr. Buford has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Baylor University Medical Center 
  • Pine Creek Medical Center 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Don Alex Buford MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 18 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Don A. Buford practice?
Dr. Don Buford has 1 office location.
Dr. Don Buford practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Dallas, TX.
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