Daniel Moon, MD
Assistant Professor, Orthopedics

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Medical School:
  • MD, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Graduate Schools :
  • MS, Massachusetts Institute Of Technology
  • MBA, Harvard University
Undergraduate School:
  • BS, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MA)
Residency:
  • Washington University/Barnes-Jewish Hospital/St. Louis Children's Hospital, Chief Resident, Orthopedics
Fellowships:
  • Massachusetts General Hospital Program, Foot and Ankle Orthopedics
Languages: English
Department: Orthopedics

Recognition & Awards

  • Distinguished Service Teaching Award: Resident of the Year, Washington University School of Medicine (2013)

Teaching

  • Assistant Professor (2016)
    School of Medicine, Orthopedics

Publications

  • Lakey E, Kumparatana P, Moon DK, Morales J, Anderson SE, Baldini T, Pereira H, Hunt KJ. Biomechanical Comparison of All-Soft Suture Anchor Single-Row vs Double-Row Bridging Construct for Insertional Achilles Tendinopathy. Foot Ankle Int. 2021 Feb;42(2):215-223. PubMed PMID: 33030070
  • Lakey E, Kumparatana P, Moon DK, Morales J, Anderson SE, Baldini T, Pereira H, Hunt KJ. Biomechanical Comparison of All-Soft Suture Anchor Single-Row vs Double-Row Bridging Construct for Insertional Achilles Tendinopathy. Foot Ankle Int. 2020 Oct 8;:1071100720959023. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 33030070
  • Heijboer RRO, Lubberts B, Guss D, Johnson AH, Moon DK, DiGiovanni CW. Venous Thromboembolism and Bleeding Adverse Events in Lower Leg, Ankle, and Foot Orthopaedic Surgery with and without Anticoagulants. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2019 Mar 20;101(6):539-546. PubMed PMID: 30893235
  • Moon DK. Epidemiology, Cause, and Anatomy of Osteonecrosis of the Foot and Ankle. Foot Ankle Clin. 2019 Mar;24(1):1-16. PubMed PMID: 30685003
  • Lubberts B, Guss D, Vopat BG, Wolf JC, Moon DK, DiGiovanni CW. The effect of ankle distraction on arthroscopic evaluation of syndesmotic instability: A cadaveric study. Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon). 2017 Dec;50:16-20. PubMed PMID: 28985486
  • Levin PE, Moon D, Payne DE. Overlapping and Concurrent Surgery: A Professional and Ethical Analysis. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2017 Dec 6;99(23):2045-2050. PubMed PMID: 29206796
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Professional Memberships

  • American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, OFAR Managerial Board

Practice Locations

CU Sports Medicine and Performance Center
2150 Stadium Drive
2nd Floor
Boulder, CO 80309
303-315-9900

UCHealth Foot and Ankle Center - Central Park
3055 Roslyn Street
Suite 200
Denver, CO 80238
720-848-3668

CU Medicine Orthopedics - Longmont
1925 W Mountain View Ave
3rd floor
Longmont, CO 80501
720-718-8288

Hospital Affiliation
  • University of Colorado Hospital
  • UCHealth Longs Peak Hospital
  • UCHealth Broomfield Hospital

Specialty Information

Specialties
  • Foot and Ankle Orthopedics, Board Certification
  • Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Trauma
Conditions & Treatments
  • Bones, Joints and Muscles
  • Bones, Joints and Muscles - Foot and Ankle Injuries and Disorders
  • Surgery
  • Bones, Joints and Muscles - Arthritis
  • Bones, Joints and Muscles - Fractures
  • Surgery - Trauma and Acute Care
Clinical Interests
I have a interest in helping patients with a spectrum of Foot & Ankle disorders, including: - Arthritis and degeneration, e.g., minimally invasive surgeries (arthroscopy), joint replacements (Total ankle replacements), and fusion procedures, if necessary - Sports injuries, e.g., cartilage injuries, achilles ruptures, other tendon problems, foot & ankle ligament injuries - Trauma, e.g., fractures of the ankle, tibia, and foot - Deformity, e.g. flatfoot, excessive arch, bunions, post-traumatic deformities, the consequences of congenital deformities (like clubfoot & vertical talus)

Care Philosophy
While having cutting edge technology and techniques at his disposal, Dr. Moon strives for a patient-centered approach that focuses on his patient’s functional goals and delivers the most effective treatment.

Personal Interests
I have a interest in helping patients with a spectrum of Foot & Ankle disorders.

General Information

Medical Schools:
  • MD, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons (0001)
Graduate Schools:
  • MS, Massachusetts Institute Of Technology (0001)
  • MBA, Harvard University (0001)
Undergraduate Schools:
  • BS, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MA) (0001)
Residency Programs:
  • Washington University/Barnes-Jewish Hospital/St. Louis Children's Hospital, Chief Resident, Orthopedics (0001)
Fellowships:
  • Massachusetts General Hospital Program, Foot and Ankle Orthopedics (0001)
Languages: English
Department: Orthopedics
Contact Us
CU Anschutz
Fitzsimons Building

13001 East 17th Place
Campus Box C290
Aurora, CO 80045

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