Dr. Donna Pietrocola, MD

Dr. Donna Pietrocola, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 67
(19)
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Dr. Donna Pietrocola, MD is a general surgery specialist in Albany, NY and has been practicing for 38 years. She graduated from Albany Medical College in 1975 and specializes in general surgery.

25 Hackett Blvd

Albany, NY 12208

Contact Information

(518) 262-2592

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Breast Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 98% of peers
Excision of Breast Tumor
very high
more than 97% of peers
Mastectomy
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Pietrocola'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

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

31  Conditions Treated

17  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Heart Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Wound Repair

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

  • Albany Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Albany Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Albany Memorial Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pietrocola has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pietrocola's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pietrocola to family and friends
19 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Pietrocola'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)

I have recommended this remarkable doctor to everyone I knew who had the unfortunate diagnosis of breast cancer. She saved my life and I will be forever grateful to her. She was the BEST IN THE AREA. I will miss her greatly. :-)
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