Get the facts about non-healing wounds, including the different types and what causes wounds to resist healing.
- Asthma More than 22 million Americans of all ages have asthma. Prepare to talk to your doctor about symptoms, diagnosis and treatment options.
- Grass Pollen Allergy Get the facts about grass pollen Allergy.
- Non-Healing Wounds Facts about non-healing wounds, including different types & causes.
- Persistent Asthma Facts about persistent asthma, including the criteria for diagnosis.
- Ragweed Allergy Ragweed allergy facts: symptoms, how to avoid it, trigger foods.
- Youth Sports Injuries Facts about youth sports injuries, including the causes and types.
- View All Care Guides Prepare for your next visit with our extensive library of Care Guides
About Dr. Don A Buford Jr MD
Dr. Don A Buford Jr has the following 2 specialties
- Sports Medicine
A sports medicine specialist is a physician who is trained to diagnose and treat injuries and conditions caused by participation in athletic activities.
These doctors are generally employed by professional sports teams to care for the athletes who are injured. They have extensive knowledge of the types of injuries that athletes are most susceptible to, such as stress fractures, sprains, concussions, muscle cramps, ACL injuries, and shin splints.
It is the responsibility of sports medicine specialist to clear athletes to return to the playing field when they are deemed fit. These doctors also advise athletes on how to avoid injury through proper care of their bodies while training.
- Orthopaedic Surgery
Dr. Don A Buford Jr has the following 10 expertise
- Knee Osteoarthritis
- Shoulder Pain
- Shoulder Dislocation
- Knee Disorders
- ACL Reconstruction or Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction (Bone-Patellar Tendon-Bone Graft)
- Rotator Cuff Problem (Shoulder Impingement Syndrome)
- Knee Injuries
- Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
- Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
- Hip Osteoarthritis
Dr. Don A Buford Jr is Board Certified in 1 specialty
See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.
Showing 5 of 10
Self-verified patient of Dr. Don A Buford Jr - Posted on August 20th, 2019
Went to have my knees regenerated,my left knee was marginal but functional,my knee swelled and he withdrew fluid,happened at least 3 times,when the swelling finally subsided my knee was completely worthless,and I was forced into having a knee replacement.I thought there was no downside to having a stem cell procedure,I was totally wrong.
DL R Shldr arthroscopic rotator cuff repair, biceps tenodesis 6.16.14
Self-verified patient of Dr. Don A Buford Jr - Posted on March 27th, 2019
Very professional. Very thorough. Staff very helpful. Tore bicep tendon and rotator cuff at 54 years of age. At age 55, Dr. Buford repaired. Look up Dr. Buford YouTube. DL R Shldr arthroscopic rotator cuff repair, biceps tenodesis 6.16.14. Was back 100% within the year. No complaints. Just very grateful. I am 60 years old now. Lifting. Stronger than ever. DL from SE Oklahoma.
Self-verified patient of Dr. Don A Buford Jr - Posted on December 14th, 2017
Absolutely Awesome Surgeon
Self-verified patient of Dr. Don A Buford Jr - Posted on September 29th, 2017
This doctor spends more time trolling his competition that he does worrying about his patients.
Self-verified patient of Dr. Don A Buford Jr - Posted on May 21st, 2017
On-Time Doctor Award (2015, 2016)
Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.
Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors
Castle Connolly is America's trusted source for the identification of Top Doctors. Their physician-led research team reviews and screens the credentials of tens of thousands of physicians who are nominated by their peers annually, via a nationwide online process, before selecting those physicians who are regionally or nationally among the very best in their medical specialties. Castle Connolly believes strongly that Top Doctors Make a Difference™.
Patients' Choice Award (2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018)
Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015, 2016, 2018)
Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.
26 Years Experience
University Of California Los Angeles David Geffen School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1993
Dallas Co Hp Parkland Memorial
Dr. Don A Buford Jr Accepts the Following Insurance
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS TX Blue Advantage HMO
- BCBS TX BlueChoice
- BCBS TX HMO Blue Texas
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA LocalPlus
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- First Health PPO
- Humana Choice POS
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Humana National POS
- Humana Preferred PPO
Imagine Health - SmartCare
- Imagine Health SmartCare
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
Locations & DirectionsSPORTS MEDICINE CLINIC OF NORTH TEXAS, 1015 N Carroll Ave Ste 2000, Dallas, TX
Dr. Don A Buford Jr is similar to the following 4 Doctors near Dallas, TX.