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DR. DANIEL A. ROMANELLI, MD, FAAOS

Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon & Sports Medicine

 I have been in private orthopedic practice for 21+ years. I am Board Certified in both Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine. I am a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery.  I am currently the Director of Sports Medicine at Cornerstone Regional Hospital in Edinburg, Texas. I am practicing at Cornerstone Orthopedic Institute. I am a Clinical Assistant Professor for UTRGV School of Medicine. I completed fellowship training in Sports Medicine and Arthroscopic Surgery in Los Angeles, CA. I received a BA from UCLA and my medical degree from New York Medical College. I served as an orthopedic consultant for New Mexico State University Athletics and Las Cruces area high schools from 2004-2020. I also served as one of the traveling team physicians for the U.S. National Soccer Team from 2002-2013. I served as the Program Director for the Mountain View Orthopedic Residency Training program from 2015-2020. I served as the New Mexico delegate for American Orthopedic Society of Sports Medicine (AOSSM) from 2014-2020. I serve as a volunteer clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Orthopedics for the University of New Mexico School of Medicine for Orthopedic clinical rotations in Las Cruces. I participated on the ABOS Standard setting committee for the specialty Sports Medicine examination 2017. I am currently a Peer Reviewer for The University of New Mexico Orthopedic Research Journal. I have been a Forensic Orthopedic Expert Witness for 7 years and I have been an IME provider for 9 years.

Ever since becoming board-certified, Dr. Romanelli has vastly enhanced his honorable mentions. Over the last 21+ years, Dr. Romanelli has:

  • Been in private practice for 20 years

  • Director of Sports Medicine Cornerstone Regional Hospital, Edinburg, Texas

  • Served as one of the Traveling Team Physicians for the U.S National Soccer team from 2002-2013

  • Served as the New Mexico delegate for American Orthopedic Society of Sports Medicine (AOSSM) (2014-2020)

  • Served as an orthopedic consultant for NMSU Athletics and Las Cruces area high schools (2004-2020)

  • Serves as a Volunteer Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Orthopedics for the University of New Mexico School of Medicine’s orthopedic clinical rotations

  • Program Director of the Mountain View Orthopedic Residency in Las Cruces, NM from 2016-2020

  • Became an appointed Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Surgery of Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine at New Mexico State University

  • Acted as a Forensic Orthopedic Expert witness in the state of New Mexico over the last six years

  • IME provider over the previous 8 years

For more information on Dr. Daniel A. Romanelli, please visit his website at: https://drdanielromanelli.com