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
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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 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
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

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

  • Mercy Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Hospital for Special Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital

Languages

  • Italian
  • English

Dr. Vulcano's Reviews

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Dr. Vulcano is a wonderful specialist. He was professional, kind, caring and followed up with me quickly on the results of an MRI, giving me choices of treatment and providing me with pros vs. cons. His staff were efficient and welcoming. I went twice and both times I was taken exactly on time with...Read More
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Dr Vulcano performed a mini invasive reconstruction of my cavus foot (high and painful arches). He was unbelievable. When I looked at my foot after surgery I could not believe he was able to accomplish all that he had planned through such tiny skin incisions. Recovery was definitely better than I...Read More
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I was able to see to Dr. Vulcano ASAP, thanks to his assistant. She was helpful. Dr. Vulcano is an amazing Dr. answered all my questions. Highly recommend
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This is a follow-up to my review last August, 2018 (favorable). I am back playing tennis again after a bit less than 3 months- that's incredible, no? I owe it to his great care and professionalism. Now then- will I get the second foot done? That's a question I need to ponder next year, not this...Read More
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Dr. Vulcano and his staff (Rosie) are absolute professionals. Dr. Vulcano treated my issue quickly with positive results. You’ll never be happier at any other orthopedic office.
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Aetna
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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)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test
HealthFirst
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Humana
Medicaid
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Oxford Health Plans
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