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Daniel P DeBottis MD

Primary Specialties
  • Orthopedic Surgery
Area of Expertise
  • Sports Medicine
  • Shoulder
  • Elbow
Medical Practice:
  • Orthopedic Specialty Institute Medical Group of OC
280 South Main Street, Suite 200
Orange, CA 92868
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16300 Sand Canyon Avenue, Suite 511
Irvine, CA 92618
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Education & Training

Medical Education - State University of New York (MD)
Residency - State University of New York (Orthopedic Surgery)
Fellowship - Brown University Shoulder & Elbow Fellowship Program (Shoulder & Elbow Surgery)

Accepted Health Plans

Please verify with your health plan and/or physician’s office.
  • Aetna PPO
  • Blue Cross Prudent Buyer PPO
  • Blue Shield PPO
  • ChoiceCare/Humana
  • Coventry/First Health
  • Health Net PPO
  • Interplan PPO
  • Medicare
  • United Healthcare PPO
For HMO plan participation please call physician's office.

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgery (Orthopedic Surgery)

Physician Bio

Daniel DeBottis, MD is a board certified orthopaedic surgeon with subspecialty training in shoulder and elbow surgery. He specializes in the treatment of rotator cuff tears, shoulder and elbow arthritis, shoulder and elbow instability and dislocations, including all injuries of the upper extremity. He has extensive experience with arthroscopic shoulder surgery, as well as anatomic and reverse shoulder replacement surgery. While Dr. DeBottis’ practice focuses primarily on the operative and non-operative treatment of upper extremity injuries, he welcomes patients with any orthopaedic injuries.

Dr. DeBottis earned his Bachelor of Science with Honors in Biology and Chemistry from St. Lawrence University, where he was a Faculty Scholar and graduated Magna Cum Laude. After college he did biochemical research at Harvard Medical School’s Center for Blood Research. He attended medical school at SUNY Downstate in Brooklyn, NY. He completed his orthopaedic surgery residency at University Hospital in Syracuse, New York. During residency, both his peers and attendings recognized him for his exceptional leadership and patient care, he received the Resident Excellence in Teaching Award. He continued his training with a fellowship in advanced shoulder and elbow arthroscopy and reconstruction at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island under the tutelage of Dr. Andrew Green. He has participated in both clinical and basic science research and has authored a number of articles, book chapters and national poster presentations.

Dr. DeBottis grew up in Syracuse, New York. He graduated from St. Lawrence University in Canton, NY where he was a Division III All-American football player and varsity lacrosse player. His wife, Sarah Stanowicz MD is a Dermatologist, who also works in Orange County.

Conditions Treated

  • AC Joint Separation
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Bankart Lesion
  • Bicep Tendon Rupture
  • Bicep Tendon Rupture / Tear
  • Bicep Tendonitis
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Collarbone / Collarbone Injuries
  • Broken Hand
  • Carpal Tunnel
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Colles Fracture
  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dislocated Elbow
  • Dislocated Shoulder / Shoulder Dislocation
  • Distal Biceps Tendon Rupture / Triceps Rupture
  • Distal Radius Fracture
  • Elbow Arthritis
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Contracture
  • Elbow Fracture / Fractured Elbow
  • Elbow Instability
  • Elbow Osteoarthritis / Osteoarthritis of the Elbow