Dr. Frank Cammisa Jr, MD

Dr. Frank Cammisa Jr, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
(45)
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Dr. Frank Cammisa Jr, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1982 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

523 E 72nd St Fl 3rd

New York, NY 10021

Contact Information

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  • Worker's Compensation

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Top Care Areas

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

Spondylolisthesis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Cammisa Jr'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

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

48  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Fracture
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteopenia
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
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8  Procedures

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

  • Tufts University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Colum Presby Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Hospital Special Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • University Miami Jackson Meml Med Ct
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cammisa Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cammisa Jr's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cammisa Jr to family and friends
45 total reviews (17 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (45)

  • 5
    (30)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (11)

Dr. Cammisa Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (17)

I had back surgery in 1999 for a microdiscectomy between L4 and L5. I had severe pain for many years. Zero pain after the surgery and no more opioids since 1999. I ski, I run and I go to the gym regularly. Dr. Cammisa is a very talented surgeon! I Highly recommend!
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I can't get in touch with anyone to schedule my surgery, otherwise I'm ok , he made me feel very comfortable at the consultation, not arrogant was a gentleman. Just wish they knew what to do with the paperwork & a response would be nice.
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Excellent communication and surgical result
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Upon learning of my original diagnosis from another doctor: spinal stenosis, partially herniated disc and foot drop, in late May 2015, Dr. Cammisa cleared his calendar, examined me, put me through pre-op processing and operated on June 19th. I went home two days later (Fathers Day). Before I...more
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DR. Cammisa has performed two major spinal surgeries, one in lumbar area and other in cervical. I walk without pain now, and endlessly. Tingling and pain in arm and shoulder gone and am confident can continue to turn my head enough to keep driving. He is an outstanding orthopedic surgeon,...more
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