Dr. F P. Degenova, DO

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Dr. F P. Degenova, DO

Orthopedic Surgery | Male

Sports Medicine/Ortho Assocs 323 E Town St, Columbus, OH 43215 Get Directions
(614) 461-8174

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Dr. Degenova specializes in Orthopedic Surgery and practices in Columbus, OH. He practices at 2 locations.

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Degenova to family and friends
based on 32 total surveys (7 with reviews)
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  • Helpfulness
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Experience with Dr. Degenova
  • Level of trust in provider's decisions
  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
  • How well provider listens and answers questions
  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
Dr. Degenova's Office & Staff
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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes (30)
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in Columbus, OH |
I Love my doctor, he is a awesome surgeon. and has done 6 major surgerys on me and I am so thankful for him.he has changed my life.love him.
in Lancaster, Ohio |
Dr. DeGenova is a no nonsense Doctor and is straight forward and to the point. He listens to what you have to say but if he can't help you he will refer you to someone that can. People mistake his confidence for arrogance. He is very confident & when I had surgery he assured me everything will be fine. He made sure to come talk to me and give me reassurance. I recommend him to anyone. If your seeking pain medication, go somewhere else because he's all about fixing the problem.
Pickerington, OH |
Dr. Degenova is just plain awesome. My husband got a neck fusion 10 years ago and another surgery December 21st 2015. Before the last surgery my husband was in excruciating pain for over 2 years and Dr. Degenova did a disk replacement after working with the insurance company and fighting for this to be paid for. After the surgery he still helped us dealing with the insurance company on all steps. I strongly recommend Dr. Degenova for all spine related issues many people have. Thank you so much!
Dr. G and staff are the greatest, all the way around!! Have gone to him for several years for different issues, everything ALWAYS goes the way he says. If you need to find a great ortho Dr. look NO farther.. . .
in Westerville, OH |
I had to have a multi level fusion I had a great experience and I would never go anywhere else.
in Crooksville, OH |
Dr. Degenova has taken care of me from day 1 and I would never seek any outside Dr. I put all my trust in Dr. Degenova and my family feels good that we have a great Dr.
in 11935 hefdner Rd |
Doc degenova is the man.... he always is kind and confident in what he's saying and doin the results from his surgeries have always been very successful for me So thank you doc Degenova for fixn me up every time I tear somethin up On myself sincerely ur patient Ms.studer
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  • Orthopedic Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

Procedures Performed

  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Joint Drainage
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

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    Malpractice Claims not available

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  • 0

    No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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  • 0
    Board Actions

    No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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  • Medical School
    Ohio University College Of Osteopathic Medicine

    Graduated in 1988

  • Residency Hospital
    Dallas/Fort Worth Medical Center

    Completed in 1993

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Spine Surgery, P.S.C., Louisville, Ky

    Completed in 2003

    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas

    Completed in 1994

  • Undergraduate School

    Graduated in 1983

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Degenova's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
  • Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
  • Malpractice claims in Ohio not available
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Why Does Experience Matter?

Even specialists specialize. One orthopedic surgeon might do nothing but hip surgeries, while another does nothing but knees. If you want the best possible care, it’s critical to match your medical need with the doctor who truly specializes in treating it.


Patient Satisfaction Results for Dr. Degenova

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Dr. Degenova's Office & Staff

Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
16 – 30 minutes

Experience with Dr. Degenova

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients