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Don Buford Jr., M.D.

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Dr. Don Buford has been in practice in Dallas for 14 years and has been voted multiple times by Dallas physicians as one of the best orthopedic surgeons in D Magazine’s Best Doctors in Dallas issue.

Dr. Buford graduated from the University of Southern California, where in 1988, he was named the Woody Hayes NCAA Division I Academic All-American Award recipient which recognized the country’s outstanding NCAA Division I male student-athlete. After graduation, he signed his first professional baseball contract with the Baltimore Orioles and also enrolled at UCLA Medical School. Dr. Buford played professional baseball for four years before returning to finish medical school. Dr. Buford completed a five-year orthopedic residency at UT Southwestern in Dallas. After residency, Dr. Buford completed a sports medicine fellowship at the prestigious Southern California Orthopaedic Institute (SCOI). He often draws on his own athletic experiences in caring for his patients, whether or not they are athletes, and strives to return everyone back to their activities as soon as possible. Dr. Buford takes care of patients with knee and shoulder injuries and specializes in arthroscopic surgery.

Don Buford Jr., M.D.

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