Dr. David W Edelstein MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. David Edelstein is an orthopedic surgeon in Houston, Texas. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital and Texas Children's Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Minnesota Medical School and has been in practice for 30 years. Dr. Edelstein accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 41 doctors at St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital and one of 22 at Texas Children's Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital
High performing in Orthopedics

Texas Children's Hospital

The Methodist Hospital
Ranked #25 in Orthopedics

The Woman's Hospital of Texas

Education & Medical Training

McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University
Residency, General Surgery, 1978 - 1979

McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1979 - 1983

University of Minnesota Medical School
Class of 1978

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 28 years in Orthopaedic Surgery

CA State Medical License
Active through 2013

TX State Medical License
Active through 2012

Publications & Presentations

Estimating the agreement and diagnostic accuracy of two diagnostic tests when one test is conducted on only a subsample of specimens.
Katki, H.A., Li, Y., Edelstein, D.W., Castle, P.E.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Minnesota Blue Cross Accord
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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