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Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery • Male • Age 47

250 Cetronia Rd Fl 2
Allentown, PA 18104
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Dr. Battista's Experience

Dr. Battista's Care Philosophy

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
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  • Arthrocentesis
  • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Endoscopic
  • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Open
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Endoscopic Hand Surgery
  • Endoscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand Reconstruction
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand Tendon Repair
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Joint Drainage
  • Microsurgical Procedure
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Non-Spinal Nerve Blocks
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Steroid Injection
  • Tendon Transfer
  • Total Wrist Replacement
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Fusion
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  • Wrist Ligament Reconstruction
  • Wrist Reconstruction
  • Wrist Replacement
  • Wrist Surgery
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  • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Back Pain
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Complex Fractures
  • Contracture
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dislocated Joint
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Fracture
  • Intra-Articular Fracture
  • Joint Fracture
  • Laceration
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Epicondylitis (Tennis Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Medial Epicondylitis (Golfer's Elbow)
  • Nerve Entrapment
  • Nerve Injury
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  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Olecranon Bursitis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteopenia
  • Partially Dislocated Elbow (Nursemaid Elbow)
  • Pathologic Fracture
  • Pediatric Fractures
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tendonitis
  • Traumatic Arthropathy
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Extremity Fracture
  • Upper Extremity Trauma
  • Wear and Tear Arthritis
  • Wrist Disorders
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Background Check for Dr. Battista

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

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

Awards

Media & Publications

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Education & Training

Medical School

Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University
Graduated in 1993

Internship Hospital

Abington Memorial Hospital
Complete in 1994

Residency Hospital

Albert Einstein Medical Center
Complete in 1998

Fellowship Hospital

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC)
Complete in 2002

Undergraduate Schools

Villanova University
Graduated in 1989
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Battista & Staff

  • English
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