Dr. Anthony Cucuzzella, MD

Dr. Anthony Cucuzzella, MD

Pain Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 53
(4)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Anthony Cucuzzella, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Newark, DE and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in pain medicine.Read his story

4735 Ogletown Stanton Rd Ste 3302

Newark, DE 19713

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Spondylosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spinal Nerve Block
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Dr. Cucuzzella's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Cucuzzella "Dr. Tony Cucuzzella attended Duke University as an undergraduate, then trained at Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans, Louisiana. He completed his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas, then performed a fellowship in Interventional Spine Procedures at the Portner Orthopedic Clinic in Honolulu, Hawaii. Dr. Cucuzzella is Board Certified by the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He is a diplomate of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and also contributes to their Medical Education Committee. He is an active Council member of the Medical-Dental staff at Christiana Care and on the Board of Directors of the YMCA."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cucuzzella "Dr. Cucuzzella specializes in non-operative spine care. This includes epidural blocks and corticosteroid injections, spine facet joint injections, spine facet joint denervations (radio frequency ablations), hip and sacroiliac joint injections, discography, and minimally invasive intradiscal procedures. All of Dr. Cucuzzella's procedures are performed under fluoroscopic x-ray guidance. Dr. Cucuzzella emphasizes a conservative approach beginning with physical therapy by a therapist specializing in spine and "
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Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
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Conditions Treated

4

Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Delaware.

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

  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Mc Del
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Baylor College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Ptnr Or Clin
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cucuzzella has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cucuzzella's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cucuzzella to family and friends
4.0
based on 4 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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

Dr. Cucuzzella's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Best doctor ever.
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