Dr. Brian Zafonte, MD

Dr. Brian Zafonte, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 43
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Dr. Brian Zafonte, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Mount Pleasant, WI and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University in 2008 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, orthopedic hand surgery, and more.

3801 Spring St

Mount Pleasant, WI 53405

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
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Dr. Zafonte's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zafonte performs Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Zafonte performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Limb Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zafonte treats Limb Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Zafonte treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Fracture
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zafonte treats Fracture more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Zafonte treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Avulsion Fracture
  • Bennett's Fracture
  • Carpal Fractures
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Colles' Fracture
  • Complex Fracture of Acetabulum
  • Complex Fractures
  • Complex Fractures of the Periarticular Region
  • Complex Long-Bone Fracture
  • Compound Fracture
  • Compression Fracture
  • Displaced Growth Plate Fracture
  • Distal Radius Fracture
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Fracture of Arm (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
  • Fracture of Facial Bone
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Wrist and Fingers)
  • Fracture of Leg Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Insufficiency Fracture
  • Intra-Articular Fracture
  • Jaw Fracture
  • Joint Fracture
  • Orbital Fracture
  • Osteoporosis-Like Fracture of the Hip
  • Osteoporotic Spine Fractures
  • Osteoporotic Vertebral Fracture
  • Pathologic Fracture
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pediatric Ankle Fractures
  • Pediatric Fractures
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Postoperative Hip Fracture
  • Rib Fracture
  • Scaphoid Fractures
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Simple Fractures
  • Skull Fracture
  • Spinal Compression Fracture
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Sternum Fracture
  • Stress Fracture
  • Upper Extremity Fracture
  • Vertebral Compression Fractures
  • Vertebral Fracture
  • Wrist Fracture

Dr. Zafonte's conditions and procedures:

All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
Ankle Fracture
Arm Surgery
Arthritis of the Elbow
Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
Bone Disorders
Broken Arm
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Release
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Clavicle Fracture
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
De Quervain's Disease
De Quervain's Release
Difficulty With Walking
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Elbow Injuries
Elbow Replacement
Elbow Sprain
Elbow Tenotomy
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Fracture
Fracture Care
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
Hand Conditions
Hand Fracture
Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
Hip Fracture
Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Hip Replacement
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Knee Disorders
Knee Replacement
Knee Replacement Revision
Knee Surgery
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Limb Pain
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Neuroplasty
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Peripheral Nerve Block
Pyogenic Arthritis
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rotator Cuff Tear
Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Shoulder Replacement
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Total Shoulder Replacement
Trigger Finger
Trigger Finger Release
Wrist Fracture
Wrist Fusion
Wrist Surgery

About Me

Care Philosophy

I am a General Orthopaedic Surgeon with an additional Fellowship training in Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery. 
I am Board Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and a Diplomat of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons.  
My ...

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Family Medicine
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2014
    UC Davis Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital
    2014
  • 2013
    Montefiore Medical Center-Albert Einstein College of Medicine
    Residency Hospital
    2013
  • 2009
    Montefiore Medical Center-Albert Einstein College of Medicine
    Internship Hospital
    2009
  • 2008
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
    Medical School
    2008
  • 1998
    Stony Brook U Med Ctr-SUNY
    Undergraduate School
    1998

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Dr. Zafonte's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Zafonte

4.8

Based on 34 reviews

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1 Star
2.9411764705882355%
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Dr. Zafonte was excellent. He was kind and compassionate , that is very important to me. He explained my options and surgical procedure very well. The staff for my outpatient surgery was also very compassionate and kind. The office is usually very busy but they’re also very good at their jobs. I...Read More
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As someone with a phobia of doctors I am so glad Dr. Zafonte was recommended to me. He was very understanding of my aliment and treated me with kindness and respect. I will continue to see him and will recommend him to anyone I know.
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Best doctor anyone could ever ask for. Dr. Zafonte answered all questions and concerns I had and the staff was very nice. I would recommend him to anyone.
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My surgery was successful and Dr. Zafonte and his staff are professional and compassionate.
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Dr. Zafonte saved my hand and fingers. I had a terrible injury to my fingers and my hand and they could have been amputated but Dr. Zafonte did the surgery and now only after a few months I have full use of my fingers and hand. Thank you so much Dr. Zafonte. I totally recommend him to everyone.
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Locations

Ascension / Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare -All Saints Hospital

UC Davis Health - Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

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MHS HIX
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
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Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
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UnitedHealthCare
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