Dr. Jesse Affonso, MD

Dr. Jesse Affonso, MD

Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 39
(44)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Jesse Affonso, MD is an orthopedic shoulder & elbow surgery specialist in Hyannis, MA and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ma Med Sch in 2005 and specializes in orthopedic shoulder & elbow surgery, sports medicine orthopedic joint reconstruction, and more.Read his story

130 North St

Hyannis, MA 02601

Contact Information

(508) 775-8282

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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Shoulder Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Broken Arm
very high
more than 99% of peers
Elbow Injuries
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Affonso's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Affonso "Jesse Affonso, MD is an orthopedic surgeon specializing in elbow and shoulder injuries"
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Adult Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
  • Orthopedic Fracture Care
  • Orthopedic Hip Surgery
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Trauma Surgery
  • Sports Medicine Orthopedic Joint Reconstruction
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Board Certifications

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

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fracture
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
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Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Fracture Care
  • Joint Drainage
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • College Of The Holy Cross
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2000
  • Univ Of Ma Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • University At Buffalo-State University Of New York
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • University At Buffalo-State University Of New York
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Johns Hopkins University / School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Affonso has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Affonso's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Affonso to family and friends
4.8
based on 44 total reviews (35 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (44)

  • 5
    (42)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Affonso'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 (35)

I had a terrific experience with Dr. Affonso and his team. He did a total shoulder replacement and I experience NO PAIN during the entire procedure because they managed my meds so well. I followed their protocol to the letter, taking everything they prescribed as directed. By the tenth day I...more
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Dr. Affonso performed a reverse shoulder replacement on my right shoulder on April 4, 2017. Dr. Affonso was excellent from my initial consultation to my follow-up appointments prior to surgery. After my surgery Dr. Affonso and his Physician's Assistant Donovan Driscoll visited with me to listen...more
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as a carpenter for all my life I was facing a career ending event due to my arthritis damaged shoulder. After my surgery by Dr. Affonso I'm doing everyday chores without pain . Great Job! I must say that after Dr. Affonso does the surgery you must do the Physical Therapy! Thank you Donovan Driscoll...more
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Dr. Affonso is very professional and knowledgeable. He and his staff answered all questions regarding my elbow surgery. I strongly recommend him!
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Before surgery I was in pain, needed assistance putting on my coat, could not reach items on upper shelves and had very little strength in my arm. Dr. Affonso preformed a reverse shoulder replacement which was a total success. I woke up after surgery without pain. I rested at home for 2 weeks and...more
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