Board Certified in Orthopedic Surgery, CAQ in Sports Medicine
Dr. Dellaero is a graduate of Duke University. He graduated from Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. He completed his orthopedic surgery training at Duke University Medical Center. Dr. Dellaero has completed additional fellowship training and research in Sports Medicine/Arthroscopy as well as Knee and Shoulder Reconstructive Surgery at the world renowned Hughston Sports Medicine Foundation. He also holds a Certificate of Added Qualification (CAQ) in Sports Medicine*. He has an academic affiliation with Duke University Medical Center.
Dr. Dellaero has a broad range of knowledge of orthopedic problems, with particular interВest and expertise in the arthroscopic treatment of bone and joint diseases and in surgery of the knee and shoulder.
Dr. Dellaero is a member of the American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine, the Arthroscopy Association of North America, International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery, and Orthopedic Sports
Medicine, and the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. He is board certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery, and has been practicing since 1997.
*CAQ Sports Medicine: The American Board of Orthopedic Surgery, in conjunction with the American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine, offers a certificate of added qualification for "those surgeons who have demonstrated qualifications beyond those expected of other orthopedic surgeons by virtue of additional education, a practice characterized by a majority of cases in orthopedic sports medicine, and contributions to this field of medicine." It is granted to orthopedic surgeons who are approved to take and who pass a subspecialty examination in sports medicine. Fewer than 600 surgeons hold the sports CAQ nationally.