Dr. Anthony Distasio II, MD

Dr. Anthony Distasio II, MD

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Age 58
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Dr. Anthony Distasio II, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Suffolk, VA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Georgetown University School Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, sports medicine, and more.

150 Burnetts Way Ste 100

Suffolk, VA 23434

Contact Information

(757) 547-5145

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • CHAMPVA
  • 36 More

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Top Care Areas

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Fracture
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hip Fracture
very high
more than 99% of peers
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Distasio II'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Distasio II ""The benefits of smaller incisions, less pain and more rapid recovery are becoming increasingly clear.""

5  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Hip Surgery
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
  • Sports Medicine
  • Trauma Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

45  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Hand Conditions
  • Heel Spur
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sternum Fracture
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Torticollis
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24  Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Surgery, Trauma

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • College of Holy Cross, Worchester, MA
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Naval Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Naval Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Georgetown University School of Medicine-Cum Laude, 1986
  • College of the Holy Cross-Cum Laude, 1981
  • Upjohn Achievement Award, 1993
  • Navy Commendation Award, 1989
  • Charles M Reinert Faculty Achievement Award, 1995
Media & Publications
  • Comparative Analysis of Surgical Techniques for Repair of Acute Achilles Tendon Ruptures, Orthopaedic Transactions, 1993
  • Investigation of a Tuberculosis Outbreak in a Closed Environment of a U.S. Navy Ship, Military Medicine, 1987
  • Protected Early Motion Versus Cast Immobilization in Postoperative Management of Ankle Fractures, Contemporary Orthopaedics, 1994
  • Multiple Relaxing Skin Incisions in Orthopaedic Lower Extremity Trauma, Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma, 1993
  • Treatment of Grade IIIB and Grade IIIC Open Tibial Fractures, Orthopaedic Clinics of North America, 1994

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Distasio II's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Distasio II to family and friends
4 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Distasio II's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

The BEST. Awesome doctor ! Easy to talk too and Dr. D will talk with about you condition and he explains very well. also, he is concern about the patient and make sure you are getting the best services. P. Myers
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