Grand Rounds

Date: 12/18 & 25/2019
Time: 7:30 a.m.
2ACC Learning Center
Topic: No Conference
Facilitator: N/A

Orthopaedics & Rehabilitation

MSC10 5600
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001

Phone: 505-272-2231 (clinic hotline) 505-272-4107 (academic office)
Fax: 505-272-8098

David H. Chafey, MD (photo)

Name: David H. Chafey, MD
Title: Associate Professor
Specialty: Musculoskeletal Oncology, and Orthopaedic Trauma
Medical School: Ponce School of Medicine
Residency: Orthopaedics; Baylor College of Medicine
Fellowship: Trauma; Sonoran Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeons
Fellowship: Musculoskeletal Oncology; University of Texas MD Anderson

Dr. David Chafey obtained his medical degree from Ponce School of Medicine in Puerto Rico. He completed his orthopaedic residency at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. He then went on to complete a fellowship in orthopaedic trauma at Sonoran Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeons in Scottsdale, Arizona. Dr. Chafey recently completed a second fellowship in musculoskeletal oncology at the University of Texas - MD Anderson Cancer Center. His clinical interests include limb salvage, pelvic reconstruction, and metastatic disease to the bone.

Professional Memberships and Board Certifications

  • Board Certified - American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • AOTrauma of North America (Faculty)
  • Arizona Medical Board
  • Musculoskeletal Tumor Society
  • Southwest Orthopaedic Trauma Association
  • New Mexico Orthopaedic Association
  • Orthopaedic Trauma Association
  • Western Orthopaedic Association (Junior Board Member)


Publications on PubMed