David E. Vizurraga, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon located on Hardy Oak blvd in San Antonio, TX

About Dr. David E. Vizurraga

Born in Lima, Peru, Dr. Vizurraga was raised in Atlanta, Georgia.  His education took him across the country to Colorado Springs, Colorado, where he attended the United States Air Force Academy for his undergraduate degree and graduated with honors.  Before going to medical school Dr. Vizurraga spent two years as an Air Force Acquisitions Officer and Executive Officer, stationed at Hanscom Air Force Base in Boston, Massachusetts.    He returned to Atlanta, Georgia where he completed both his formal medical education as well as his Orthopedic Surgery Residency at the prestigious Emory University School of Medicine.  He then completed a fellowship in Adult Reconstruction at the world-renowned Steadman Hawkins Clinic of the Carolinas in Greenville, South Carolina.  Upon completion of his fellowship, Dr. Vizurraga was assigned here in San Antonio, Texas where he provides adult reconstructive/joint replacement services to all of those in need of this care.  As such, he treats patients suffering from painful, arthritic hips and knees and is capable of providing both surgical and non-operative plans of care.  Surgery or not, Dr. Vizurraga is passionate about restoring a high quality of life to all of his patients and approaches each patient’s unique circumstances with compassion, patience, and humility.    He has presented research at national meetings to include the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), Society of Military Surgeons (SOMOS) and the Cervical Spine Research Society (CSRS).  He is a member of the American Academy of Hip & Knee Surgeons, a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, and an Emerging Leader within the American Orthopaedic Associaion.

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Born in Lima, Peru, Dr. Vizurraga was raised in Atlanta, Georgia.  His education took him across the country to Colorado Springs, Colorado, where he attended the United States Air Force Academy for his undergraduate degree and graduated with honors.  Before going to medical school Dr. Vizurraga spent two years as an Air Force Acquisitions Officer and Executive Officer, stationed at Hanscom Air Force Base in Boston, Massachusetts.    He returned to Atlanta, Georgia where he completed both his formal medical education as well as his Orthopedic Surgery Residency at the prestigious Emory University School of Medicine.  He then completed a fellowship in Adult Reconstruction at the world-renowned Steadman Hawkins Clinic of the Carolinas in Greenville, South Carolina.  Upon completion of his fellowship, Dr. Vizurraga was assigned here in San Antonio, Texas where he provides adult reconstructive/joint replacement services to all of those in need of this care.  As such, he treats patients suffering from painful, arthritic hips and knees and is capable of providing both surgical and non-operative plans of care.  Surgery or not, Dr. Vizurraga is passionate about restoring a high quality of life to all of his patients and approaches each patient’s unique circumstances with compassion, patience, and humility.    He has presented research at national meetings to include the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), Society of Military Surgeons (SOMOS) and the Cervical Spine Research Society (CSRS).  He is a member of the American Academy of Hip & Knee Surgeons, a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, and an Emerging Leader within the American Orthopaedic Associaion.


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South Texas Spinal Clinic


San Antonio (Hardy Oak)

18626 Hardy Oak Boulevard Suite 300, San Antonio, TX 78258

 

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Major Insurance Providers Accepted


At South Texas Spinal Clinic, we accept most major insurance plans. Here is a list of some of the plans we accept. Please contact our office if you do not see your insurance provider listed.

Aetna
Amerigroup
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
Humana
Medicaid
Medicare
Molina Healthcare
Oscar Health Insurance Co.
Scott & White Health Plan
Superior HealthPlan
United Healthcare
WellCare
WellMed