Dr. David A. Pula, MD

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Specializes in Sports Medicine • Male • Age 39

Southtown Orthopedic Group
3673 Southwestern Blvd
Orchard Park, NY 14127
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Southtown Orthopedic Group
Southtowns
3673 Southwestern Blvd
Orchard Park, NY 14127
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Mercy Hospital of Buffalo
565 Abbott Rd
Buffalo, NY 14220

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    Phone & Address

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    Southtown Orthopedic Group
    Southtowns
    3673 Southwestern Blvd
    Orchard Park, NY 14127
    (716) 218-3887
    Contact Information
    (716) 508-8515 (Office)
    (716) 508-8517 (Fax)
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  2. Dr. Pula's Experience

    Specialties

    • Sports Medicine
    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    • Sports Medicine
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    • ACL Surgery
    • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
    • Arm Surgery
    • Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
    • Arthroscopic Meniscus Repair
    • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
    • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
    • Arthroscopic Surgery
    • Cartilage Transplant
    • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Fracture Care
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee Surgery
    • Meniscal Allograft Transplant
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    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Rotator Cuff and Labral Repair
    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
    • Sports Medicine Surgery
    • Steroid Injection
    • Tendon Repair
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Ankle Fracture
    • Ankle Instability
    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Ankle Sprains and Strains
    • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
    • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
    • Arthritis
    • Bone Disorders
    • Broken Arm
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Clavicle Fracture
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Elbow Bursitis
    • Elbow Injuries
    • Elbow Sprain
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
    • Femur Fracture
    • Foot Fracture
    • Foot Sprain
    • Fracture
    • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
    • Ganglion Cyst
    • Glenoid Labrum Tear
    • Gout
    • Hand Conditions
    • Hand Fracture
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    • Hip Fracture
    • Hip Labral Tear
    • Hip Pointer Injuries
    • Hip Sprain
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Joint Pain
    • Knee Dislocation
    • Knee Disorders
    • Knee Fracture
    • Knee Injuries
    • Knee Sprain
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Limb Pain
    • Meniscus Tear
    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • Osgood Schlatter Disease
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteochondritis Dissecans
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pelvic Fracture
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Rotator Cuff Injuries
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Runner's Knee
    • Sever's Disease
    • Shoulder Diseases
    • Shoulder Dislocation
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Shoulder Instability
    • Shoulder Labral Tear
    • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Systemic Chondromalacia
    • Tendonitis
    • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
    • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
    • Trigger Finger
    • Wrist Fracture
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    Background Check for Dr. Pula

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New York.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Tulane University of Louisiana
    Graduated in 2003

    Internship Hospital

    Tripler Army Medical Center
    Complete in 2004

    Residency Hospital

    Tripler Army Medical Center
    Complete in 2008

    Fellowship Hospital

    State University of New York At Buffalo
    Complete in 2013

    Undergraduate Schools

    Canisius College
    Graduated in 1998
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Pula & Staff

    • English
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  3. Dr. Pula's Hospital Quality

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  4. Patient Satisfaction

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    5 out of 5
    - in Orchard Park, NY |

    I was VERY SATISFIED with my whole experience with Dr. Pula. He took the time to explain information re my knee and answered all my questions.

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    5 out of 5
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    Loved his easy going manner

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