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Dr. Salvador Mendez, MD

Orthopedic Surgery*
3.8 (13)
Map Pin Small Edinburg, TX
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51 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Salvador Mendez, MD

Dr. Salvador Mendez, MD is an Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Edinburg, TX. They specialize in Orthopedic Surgery, has 51 years of experience, and is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery. They graduated from CALIFORNIA STATE POLYTECHNIC UNIVERSITY / SAN LUIS OBISPO CAMPUS and is affiliated with Doctors Hospital At Renaissance. Patients rated Dr. Mendez an average 3.8 star rating.

Dr. Mendez works at Practice in Edinburg, TX with other offices in McAllen, TX. They frequently treat conditions like Joint Pain and Gait Abnormality along with other conditions at varying frequencies. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Mendez's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Dhr Health Orthopedic Institute
    5540 Raphael Dr, Edinburg, TX 78539 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (956) 362-6683
  2. 2
    Office
    4624 PO Box, McAllen, TX 78502 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (956) 362-6683
  3. 3
    Doctor's Hospital At Renaissance
    5501 S McColl Rd, Edinburg, TX 78539 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (956) 362-8677

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  • Doctors Hospital At Renaissance

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Joint Pain
Steroid Injection
Gait Abnormality
Difficulty With Walking
Knee Sprain
Limb Pain
Miner's Knee
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Scoliosis
Spine Deformities
Arthrocentesis
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Broken Arm
Chondromalacia
Internal Derangement of Knee
Knee Ligament Tears
Meniscus Tear
Rotator Cuff Tendinosis
Achilles Tendinitis
Achilles Tendon Contracture
Adhesive Capsulitis Shoulder
Ankle Fracture
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Tear
Avascular Necrosis
Back Pain
Baker’s Cyst
Bone Cancer
Bursitis
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Bursitis of Hip
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Clavicle Fracture
Coccygeal Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Elbow Sprain
Fibular Fracture
Foot Fracture
Fracture of Hand and Fingers
Ganglion Cyst
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Gout
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Herniated Disc
Hip Dysplasia
Hip Sprain
Hip Tendinitis
Humerus Fracture
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Knee Dislocation
Knee Fracture
Knee Tendinitis
Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
Lateral Epicondylitis
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Osgood Schlatter Disease
Osteoarthritis of Ankle
Osteoarthritis of Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Osteopenia
Patellar Chondromalacia
Patellar Dislocation
Patellar Tendonitis
Piriformis Syndrome
Plantar Fasciitis
Posterior Tibial Tendonitis
Radiculopathy
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rotator Cuff Tear
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica
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Shoulder Fracture
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Spinal Stenosis
Spondylolisthesis
Tenosynovitis
Tibial Fracture
Wrist Fracture
Wrist Sprain or Strain
Knee Arthroscopy
AC Joint Injury
Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
Ankle Impingement
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Arthritis of the Elbow
Avascular Necrosis of Femoral Head
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Broken Neck
Bunion
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Cerebral Palsy
Cervical Radiculopathy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Clubfoot
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Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
Congenital Hand Anomaly
De Quervain's Disease
Dupuytrens Contracture
Elbow Bursitis
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Femoral Neck Fracture
Femoral Stress Fracture
Femur Fracture
Foot Sprain
Genu Valgum
Genu Varum
Hammer Toe
Hand Fracture
Heel Spur
Hip Fracture
Hip Impingement
Hip Pointer
Iliotibial Band Syndrome
Knee Osteophyte
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Lumbar Compression Fracture
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lumbosacral Radiculopathy
Lumbosacral Stenosis
Lupus
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Medial Epicondylitis
Morton's Neuroma
Muscle Cramping
Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
Myelopathy
Myositis Ossificans
Neck Muscle Strain
Neck Sprain
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osteoarthritis of Elbow
Osteoarthritis of Hand
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Wrist
Osteochondritis Dissecans
Osteogenesis Imperfecta
Osteosarcoma
Patellar Fracture
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pelvic Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Pyogenic Arthritis
Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
Rheumatoid Arthritis of Elbow
Rheumatoid Arthritis of Knee
Rib Fracture
Runner's Knee
Rupture of Achilles Tendon
Scapular Fracture
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Seropositive Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sever's Disease
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Osteophyte
Sjögren's Syndrome
Snapping Hip
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Spina Bifida
Spina Bifida Occulta
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Osteophyte
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Stress Fracture of Foot
Systemic Chondromalacia
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Stenosis
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
Trigger Finger
Whiplash
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ACL Surgery
Carpal Tunnel Injection
Excision of Femur or Knee
Facet Blocks
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
Hip Replacement
Joint Drainage
Knee Replacement
Meniscus Surgery
Menisectomy
Musculoskeletal Function Test
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Rotator Cuff Surgery
Shoulder Arthroscopy
Spinal Nerve Block
Total Hip Replacement
Total Knee Arthroplasty with Robotic Assist
Trigger Point Injection
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    Specialties*
    • Orthopedic Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 51 years of experience
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    NPI Number
    • 1457355414
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • CALIFORNIA STATE POLYTECHNIC UNIVERSITY / SAN LUIS OBISPO CAMPUS
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    13 patients have reviewed Dr. Mendez. The overall rating for this provider is 3.8. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Mendez.

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