Dr. Ettore Vulcano, MD

Dr. Ettore Vulcano, MD

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Dr. Ettore Vulcano, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in New York, NY. He specializes in orthopedic surgery, orthopedic foot & ankle surgery, and more.Read his story

425 W 59th St Fl 5

New York, NY 10019

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • 11 More

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Vulcano's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Ankle Sprains and Strains
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vulcano treats Ankle Sprains and Strains more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Vulcano treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vulcano treats Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Vulcano treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Ankle Sprain
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vulcano performs Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Vulcano performs this procedure more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Vulcano's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Defects - Short Stature
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Laxity
  • Ankle Ligament Rupture
  • Ankle Replacement
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bowed Legs
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Bunionette
  • Bunionette Correction
  • Bursitis
  • Charcot Reconstruction
  • Clawtoe Correction Surgery
  • Complex Deformities of the Limbs
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Diabetic Limb Salvage
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dropfoot
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Femur Fracture
  • Flat Foot
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Reconstruction
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Pain
  • Foot Sprain
  • Forefoot Reconstruction
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Haglund's Deformity Resection
  • Hallux Rigidus
  • Hammer Toe
  • High Arch
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Ilizarov Surgery
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Fusion
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knock Knees
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Deformity
  • Limb Lengthening
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Salvage Surgery
  • Low Back Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Percutaneous Procedures
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reconstructive Ankle Surgery
  • Reconstructive Foot Surgery
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Sever's Disease
  • Short Stature
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Tendon Repair
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Vulcano is an orthopaedic surgeon specializing in disorders of the foot and ankle as well as deformities of the extremities. In 2017 he became the first surgeon in the Northeast to perform percutaneous foot surgery. He completed a foot and ankle...

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery

Education

Hospital For Special Surgery
Fellowship Hospital
Mercy Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital

Languages

  • Italian
  • English

Dr. Vulcano's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Vulcano

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He goes the extra mile for you. Not only is he a superb professional, but also a good hearted man.
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Dr Vulcano is a master. Always very clear and straightforward, attentive and caring. He was very reassuring during my recovery. he's terrific
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This was my final appt with Dr. Vulcano post-surgery. He was happy with how I was healing as am I. He counselled me as to what to expect as I continue to heal and assured me that if I had any questions or concerns I was to call him immediately. Thank you Dr. Vulcano.
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Doctor Vulcano and his staff are friendly and awesome. The doctor is a master at his craft. I went in for bunion and hammertoe surgery after the surgery I expected terrible pain. Instead I was shocked that there was minimual pain and discomfort After my first visit I was thrilled with the...Read More
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I highly recommend Dr. Vulcano and his staff. I had minimally invasive bunion surgery 6 weeks ago and am very satisfied with my experience. After surgery, I had no pain (3 small incisions), no high dose pain meds, and limited down time (back to work in 2 weeks). I believe that my outcome is very...Read More
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Aetna
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Amerihealth
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
HealthFirst
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Humana
Medicaid
MultiPlan
Oxford Health Plans
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