Dr. Andrew Tetro, MD

Dr. Andrew Tetro, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
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Dr. Andrew Tetro, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Buffalo, NY and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Queen's University Faculty Of Health Sciences in 1990 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery.

700 Michigan Ave Ste 100

Buffalo, NY 14203

Contact Information

(716) 854-5700

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Independent Health

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Tetro performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
more than 90% of peers
Fracture
normal
more than 57% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
normal
more than 54% of peers

Dr. Tetro's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

54  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture
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14  Procedures

  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neuroplasty
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Queen's University Faculty Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Queens University Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Queens University Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Queens University Hosps
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Wash University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tetro has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tetro's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tetro to family and friends
16 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Tetro's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Tetro has been my surgeon for carpel Tunnel since 2002, his professionalism and ability to get you relief from pain and therapy is one of a kind. I will recommend him without a hesitation.
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Dr. Tetro is an excellent surgeon. My trust level for him is very high. I would recommend him to anyone.
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Dr Tetro is a fabulous surgeon. He has performed hand and shoulder surgeries on me. He is the best in my opinion.
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Dr. Tetro spent a great deal of time with me, answered all questions and was kind and compassionate.
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