EDUCATION, TRAINING, AND EXPERIENCE
Dr. Steven Danaceau is a Virginia Native who serves Arlington and the surrounding Metropolitan community. He is an Orthopedic Surgeon who spent his formative years in Northern Virginia attending school and watching his father, Dr. Henry Danaceau, establish a successful Orthopedic Surgery practice.
Steve Danaceau received a Bachelors Degree in Biology, with Honors, from the University of Virginia and received his Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) from the Medical College of Virginia. His Orthopedic Surgery training was completed at the University of Kentucky. At the end of his Orthopedic Surgery residency, Dr. Steven Danaceau earned the Outstanding Resident Award from the University of Kentucky Medical Center for his dedication to patient care and was given a Best in Research award for his research on shoulder fractures, by the Division of Orthopedic Surgery. In addition he covered professional and local high school athletics and lectured at local and regional Sports Medicine Conferences.
His passion for and desire to learn more about shoulder problems and athletic injuries lead him to the Baylor College of Medicine/San Antonio, Texas for his Fellowship training in Shoulder/Sports Medicine. There he received specialty training from one of the few national and international experts on Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery. At the end of his Fellowship he was presented with the Special Recognition Award for his dedication to patient care and community service.
Dr. Steve Danaceau is a Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon with Board Certified Training in Shoulder Arthroscopy/Sports Medicine and has written published several papers on arthroscopic shoulder surgery.
Dr. Steven Danaceau has given his time toward community service as a team physician for several local athletic events and schools. He was the first orthopedic surgeon to provide onsite care and supplies to the Arlington Free Clinic. Dr. Danaceau has provided internships for students at Arlington Career Center and PRIME programs. Dr. Steven Danaceau is also a past president of the Arlington County Medical Society and for many years has served as delegate to the Medical Society of Virginia. From the exam room to the emergency room and to the operating room, Dr. Steven Danaceau is dedicated to providing Orthopedic care in a respectful and caring fashion.