Dr. Daniel A. Romanelli, M.D., specializes in orthopedic surgery and sports medicine.

Dr. Romanelli worked as one of the Team Physicians for the U.S. National Soccer Team. He has also served as Volunteer Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Orthopedics for the University of New Mexico School of Medicine. Dr. Romanelli takes pride in being a Spanish speaking physician on staff.

Dr. Romanelli has a passion for sports medicine and is proud to be helping athletes continue what they love doing after treatment at the Las Cruces Surgery Center.


  • Board Certified in Orthopedic Surgery

  • Board Certified in Sports Medicine

  • New Mexico Delegate for the American Orthopedic Society of Sports Medicine (AOSSM)

  • Completed Fellowship Training in Sports Medicine and Arthroscopic Surgery in Los Angeles, CA

  • BA from UCLA

  • Medical Degree from New York Medical College

  • Orthopedic Consultant for NMSU Athletics and Las Cruces Area High Schools

  • Program Director for the Mountain View Orthopedic Residency