Dr. Gerald Yacobucci, MD

Dr. Gerald Yacobucci, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Gerald Yacobucci, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Glendale, AZ and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from U OF BUFFALO SUNY SCH OF MED & BIOMEDICAL SCI in 1982 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, sports medicine, and more.Read his story

6320 W Union Hills Dr Ste B1800

Glendale, AZ 85308

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Group Health Cooperative
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Top Care Areas

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

Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Joint Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers
Knee Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Yacobucci'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.

Dr. Yacobucci's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Yacobucci "Dr. Yacobucci is an expert in the field of orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. He has specialty training in sports medicine and additional training and experience in surgery to restore damaged or deficient cartilage in the knee. He has published articles in orthopedic and sports medicine journals, presented on numerous topics, and participated in clinical research. Dr. Yacobucci has served as the team physician and orthopedic surgeon for the Arizona Rattlers arena football team. He also treats athletes from numerous schools in the Valley. He is the clinical instructor in orthopedic surgery and sports medicine for the Good Samaritan Medical Center Family Practice Residency program. RECOVERY. RESULTS. RELIEF. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Yacobucci " To help people achieve health for life. "

5  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

45  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Cancer
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Limb Pain
  • Lupus
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Trigger Finger
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21  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • U OF BUFFALO SUNY SCH OF MED & BIOMEDICAL SCI
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Millard Fillmore
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • University At Buffalo State University Of New York
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Yacobucci has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Yacobucci's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yacobucci to family and friends
97 total reviews (29 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (97)

  • 5
    (86)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Yacobucci'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 (29)

After already being dismissed by Dr. Yacabucci and while in the diagnostic phase, I was awaken this past Sunday with terrible L arm pain. My arm had swelled & my fingers had turned a light purple color. Spoke to TODAy's after-hours triage nurse & she was great. I followed her recommendation to see...more
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Made it so my shoulder can never be repaired and never work correctly again. did i mention the constant pain? look for another option than yaco!
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Dr Yacobucci and his staff are excellent and I have already recommended two co workers to Toca and Dr. Yacobucci! Thanks for excellent care! Tom White
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Dr Yacobucci was great did everything he said he would. Great staff also. Did my 1st 6 weeks of PT there also. And that staff was amazing.
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I was very satisfied with my visit to TOCA. Everyone was friendly and welcoming. Dr Yacobucci explained my condition and what to expect and recommended appropriate course of action. I highly recommend TOCA and Dr. Yacobucci.
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