Dr. Joseph Pizzurro, MD

Dr. Joseph Pizzurro, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 80
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Dr. Joseph Pizzurro, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Ridgewood, NJ and has been practicing for 47 years. He graduated from Saint Louis University School Of Medicine in 1963 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

85 S Maple Ave

Ridgewood, NJ 07450

Contact Information

(201) 445-2830

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Chronic Pelvic Pain
very high
more than 90% of peers
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
high
more than 86% of peers
Hip Sprain
normal
more than 82% of peers

Dr. Pizzurro'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*

38  Conditions Treated

  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Sprain
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
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7  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • Saint Louis University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1963
  • St Louis University School Med Affil Ho
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1964
  • Veteran Affairs Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1968
  • New York University Medical Center-Tisch Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1971

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pizzurro has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pizzurro's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pizzurro to family and friends
3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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

Dr. Pizzurro's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • 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
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