Dr. Xavier Ampuero Duralde MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Xavier Duralde is an orthopedic surgeon in Atlanta, Georgia and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Children's Healthcare of Atlanta and Northside Hospital. He received his medical degree from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and has been in practice for 31 years. Dr. Duralde accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 30 doctors at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta and one of 108 at Northside Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Orthopedic Sports Medicine

Education & Medical Training

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia Campus
Residency, General Surgery, 1983–1985

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia Campus
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1985–1987

Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Class of 1983

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 24 years in Orthopaedic Surgery

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 4 years in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

GA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook

Publications & Presentations

CORR Insights(®): Deltoid-split or Deltopectoral Approaches for the Treatment of Displaced Proximal Humeral Fractures?
Duralde, X. A.

Humeral head resurfacing for glenohumeral arthritis associated with dysplasia.
Duralde, X. A.

The Clinical Results of Arthroscopic Transtendinous Repair of Grade III Partial Articular-Sided Supraspinatus Tendon Tears.
Duralde, X.A., McClelland, W.B.

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Insurances Accepted

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

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