Christopher M. Danney, MD
Board-Certified Orthopedic Surgeon
Dr. Christopher Danney is part of the well-known team of highly skilled orthopedic surgeons at Texas Orthopedics in Austin, Texas. Because he has a special interest in sports medicine, Dr. Danney has helped countless high school and professional athletes recover from sports injuries with minimally invasive orthopedic surgery. He also sees and treats patients with work-related injuries, muscle pain, joint pain, and a host of other orthopedic conditions.
During his orthopaedic surgery residency at Duke University, Dr. Danney provided musculoskeletal care for the Duke basketball and football teams. He received the William S. Ogden Traveling Fellowship Award for the Outstanding Junior Resident. He now volunteers his time as the team physician for the Texas Stars hockey team. Dr. Danney serves on the Board of Directors at Texas Orthopaedic Association in his role as treasurer and secretary and is Chief of Orthopaedics at Seton Northwest Hospital. He has been named by his peers to the Super Doctors Rising Stars list in 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2017.
A native Texan, Dr. Danney grew up in Boerne, near San Antonio. He obtained his undergraduate degree from the the University of Texas, in Austin and proudly played football for the Longhorns, lettering in 1997. Following his orthopedic training Dr. Danney returned to Austin and the Texas Hill Country with his wife, Melissa. Dr. Danney is actively involved with his four sons and enjoys golfing and traveling.
- Undergraduate Education:
- University of Texas at Austin
- Medical School:
- University of Texas Medical School, Houston, TX
- Orthopedic Surgery, Duke University, Durham, NC
- Board Certified:
- American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery