Dr. Hoopes Background and Training

Daniel Hoopes MD, Orthopaedic surgeon lower extremity foot and ankle


  • Orthopaedic Fellowship – Foot and Ankle  (The University of Washington and Harborview Medical Centers, Seattle WA)
  • Orthopaedic Residency  (University of New Mexico, Albuquerque NM)
  • Doctorate of Medicine  (The University of California, Irvine School of Medicine)
  • Master of Sciences in Electronics and Information Technology  (Brigham Young University)
  • Bachelor of Sciences in Microbiology – Minor in Business  (Brigham Young University)


  • Fully Board-Certified by American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons (ABOS)
  • Utah State Physician and Surgeon License
  • Washington State Physician and Surgeon License (Prior license)
  • USMLE Steps I, II, III
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society


  • UNM Orthopaedics Outstanding Resident Researcher Award 2011
  • Southwestern Orthopaedic Trauma Association Research Grant – Funding for Novel Triangular External Fixator Configuration Study currently in process
  • UC Irvine SOM Dean’s Summer Research Award
  • Honors Clinical Rotations in Medical School – Surgery, Advanced Anatomy, Orthopaedics
  • Merit Medical CEO Fred Lampropoulos Award – For Outstanding Product Development and Inventions during Research and Development Internship
  • Brigham Young University Scholarship