Valerie Deardorff, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Valerie Deardorff is an orthopedic surgeon specializing in hand and upper extremity conditions. She practices at Apex Orthopedics & Sports Medicine and has more than a decade of experience evaluating and treating the hand, wrist, elbow, and fingers.

Dr. Deardorff has been published in peer-reviewed medical journals, such as The Journal of Hand Surgery.

Select Professional Memberships and Achievements

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Society of Surgery of The Hand
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  • Ruth Jackson Orthopaedic Society

Board Certification

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Subspecialty Certification, Surgery of the Hand


  • BS – Genetics, University of Kansas
  • MD – University of Kansas Medical Center
  • Residency – Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Kansas School of Medicine
  • Fellowship – Hand and Upper Extremity, University of Miami at Jackson Memorial, Miami, FL

Clinic Information

Apex Orthopedics & Sports Medicine
10777 Nall Ave., Suite 300
Overland Park, KS 66211

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