Dr. Jennifer Gurske-dePerio, MD

Dr. Jennifer Gurske-dePerio, MD

Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery  ·  

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Dr. Jennifer Gurske-dePerio, MD is an orthopedic foot & ankle surgery specialist in Orchard Park, NY and has been practicing for 7 years. She specializes in orthopedic foot & ankle surgery and orthopedic surgery.

UBMD Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine

5959 Big Tree Rd Ste 108

Orchard Park, NY 14127
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • EmblemHealth
  • Fidelis Care
  • Independent Health
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • NovaNet
  • POMCO Group
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Gurske-dePerio performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
very high
more than 99% of peers
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
very high
more than 99% of peers
Joint Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Gurske-dePerio'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Gurske-dePerio "UBMD Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine's Commitment to Excellence:

We will improve lives through compassionate care for those with musculoskeletal conditions; innovative research to discover, develop and deliver treatment; and collaborative education of the community and the orthopaedic physicians of tomorrow.

We will treat everyone with integrity, kindness, respect and confidentiality.

Every member of our organization shares this commitment."

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Gurske-dePerio does not have any board certifications listed.

90  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures


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38  Procedures

  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Replacement
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • 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
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate


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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.


  • daemen college
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • The School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences SUNY at Buffalo
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • State University Of New York At Buffalo-Orthopaedic Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Florida Orthopaedic Institute-Foot and Ankle
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • daemen college
    Other Education | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Gurske-dePerio has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Mercy Hospital of Buffalo

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Orthopedic Surgery Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Gurske-dePerio is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Gurske-dePerio's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gurske-dePerio to family and friends
23 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Gurske-dePerio's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr Jenn treated me for both feet and had total reconstruction of arches, heel placement and Achilles tendon repair. Had pins , screws, and cadaver bones put in and had surgery one year apart and was laid up for nearly two years. Thanks to her I didn' t get crutches a skooter that made a life a lot...more
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Dr. Gurske was a professional from the first moment I saw her as a patient. Rehab for my broken foot wasn't progressing and was referred to her by another physician at UB Ortho. She pulled no punches and told me what I was in for by having the surgery, which was no joke. 10 weeks later I am back on...more
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Jennifer was great with me. My ankle/foot was pretty messed up from years of activity. She took great care of me. Front office staff at the new place was not high on my list but her people were great.
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Dr. Gurske-dePerio was highly recommended to me, by other doctors as well as people I know. I felt very comfortable and was treated wonderfully, I would recommend her to anyone I know, and if they are stubborn I would badger them until they made an appointment with her!
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She is very hard to get in to see she wants so many x-rays my insurance won't cover was very hard to get her to listen hurt me more than I expected when doing an exam when I said that hurt she kept going till so screamed and cried does not have good bedside manner tried to get me to pay over 2k for...more
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