Dr. Paul Tornetta III, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 53

725 Albany St Ste 4B
Boston, MA 02118
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Dr. Tornetta III's Experience

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Dr. Tornetta III's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Tornetta III Performs

  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
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Conditions Dr. Tornetta III Treats

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Hospital Quality

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Boston Medical Center Corporation
1 Boston Medical Center Place
Boston, MA 02118

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Tornetta III

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Boston Medical Center-Orthopdcs
Boston Medical Center-Orthopdcs
725 Albany St Ste 4B
Boston, MA 02118
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    Dr. Tornetta III's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Elbow Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Excision of Femur or Knee
    • Foot & Ankle Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Hand & Wrist Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee & Leg Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
    • Steroid Injections
    • Trigger Finger Release
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    • Ankle Fracture
    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Bursitis
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Clavicle Fracture
    • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Femur Fracture
    • Foot Fracture
    • Foot Sprain
    • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Gout
    • Hand Fracture
    • Hip Fracture
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
    • Knee Fracture
    • Knee Sprain
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
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    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pelvic Fracture
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rib Fracture
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Scapular Fracture
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Shoulder Dislocation
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylitis
    • Stress Fracture of Foot
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Tibula and Fibula Fractures
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    Background Check for Dr. Tornetta III

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Massachusetts.
    • 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

    SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1987

    Internship Hospital

    Kings Co Hospital
    Complete in 1988

    Residency Hospital

    SUNY Health Scis Center
    Complete in 1992

    Fellowship Hospital

    Hospital Good Samaritan
    Complete in 1993
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Tornetta III & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Tornetta III's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Dr. Tornetta III's Office & Staff
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    7 responses
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    7 responses
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 7 responses
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    Experience with Dr. Tornetta III
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    8 responses
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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    8 responses
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    Boston Medical Center-Orthopdcs
    725 Albany St Ste 4B
    Boston, MA 02118
    (617) 638-5633 (Office)
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