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Dr. Dmitry Tuder, MD

Hand Surgeon, Orthopedic Surgeon

Professional statement

Dr. Dmitry Tuder was born in Kiev, Ukraine and immigrated to the United States in 1990. He earned his Bachelors of Science in Biology and graduated magna cum laude from Towson State University in 1995. He earned his medical degree from the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences in Bethesda, Maryland in 2000. Dr. Tuder completed his Residency in Orthopedic Surgery in 2005 at Wilford Hall Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas, followed by a Hand Surgery Fellowship at The Hand Center of San Antonio in 2006. Dr. Tuder proudly served in the United States Air Force for over 20 years, where he performed the first-hand transplant in the United States on a female patient. He has earned numerous academic honors as well multiple military awards recognizing his outstanding service. Dr. Tuder is an Assistant Professor of Surgery at USUHS and has published his research in multiple medical journals. He has been invited to present at national and international conferences. Dr. Tuder is a founding member of the South Texas Orthopedic Specialty Group and is a managing partner of the newly renamed Alamo Orthopedics. Dr. Tuder specializes in a full range of hand, wrist, elbow and shoulder orthopedic services in pediatric and adult patients. Areas of interest include joint replacement surgery (wrist, elbow and shoulder), treatment of nerve injuries, tendon injuries, soft tissue conditions and fractures to name a few.

In-network insurances

  • Aetna
  • AmeriGroup
  • American Republic Insurance Company

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgeon
  • Hand Surgeon

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Hospital affiliations

  • Baptist Medical Center
  • Nix Medical Center
  • CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital - City Centre
  • Metropolitan Methodist Hospital
  • North Central Baptist Hospital
  • Southwest General Hospital

Board certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Surgery of the Hand (Orthopaedic Surgery)

Education and training

  • Medical School - Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Doctor of Medicine
  • Wilford Hall Medical Center, Residency in Orthopedic Surgery
  • The Hand Center of San Antonio, Fellowship in Hand Surgery

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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Russian
  • Ukrainian

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1992779292

Office locations

Alamo Orthopedics

Southwest Clinic

7500 Barlite Blvd, Suite 311

San Antonio, TX 78224

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Dr. Tuder was very professional as well as personable. The wait tine was minimal compared with other MD office appointments I have had. Although the shot hurt, the Dr visit was enjoyable. Pam G
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Wonderful bedside manner really listened to my concerns and addressed them. I highly recommend!
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I am glad Dr D Tuder was my surgeon. He is very caring and takes time to see his patients and I will recommend him to my family and friends always. He also has a great staff. Everyone makes sure youhave exactly what you need like excuses for your work. He's great with his patients.
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Quick, efficient, thorough! Very professional.
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