Dr. Laura Malfitano, DO

Dr. Laura Malfitano, DO

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 47
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Dr. Laura Malfitano, DO is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Brick, NJ and has been practicing for 13 years. She graduated from University of Medicine And Dentistry of New Jersey / New Jersey School of Osteopathic Medicine in 1999 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery.

457 Jack Martin Blvd

Brick, NJ 08724

Contact Information

(732) 840-7500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
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No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
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Dr. Malfitano's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Elbow Injuries
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Malfitano treats Elbow Injuries more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Malfitano treats this condition more than 96% of her peers

Shoulder Disorders
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Malfitano treats Shoulder Disorders more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Malfitano treats this condition more than 95% of her peers

Ganglion Cyst
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Malfitano treats Ganglion Cyst more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Malfitano treats this condition more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Malfitano's conditions and procedures:

Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Arm Surgery
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Baker’s Cyst
Bone Disorders
Broken Arm
Bursitis
Cancer
Carpal Fractures
Carpal Tunnel Release
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Clavicle Fracture
Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Dupuytren's Contracture
Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Elbow Injuries
Elbow Sprain
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
Femur Fracture
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Foot Conditions
Foot Fracture
Fracture
Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
Fracture Care
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Gout
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
Hand Conditions
Hand Fracture
Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
Hand Reconstruction
Hand Surgery
Hand Tendon Repair
Hip Fracture
Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Hip Replacement
Hip Resurfacing
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Knee Disorders
Knee Fracture
Knee Sprain
Knee Surgery
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lupus
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
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
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pelvic Fracture
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
Peripheral Nerve Block
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Plantar Fasciitis
Pyogenic Arthritis
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rotator Cuff Tear
Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Synovial Biopsy
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Trigger Finger
Trigger Finger Release
Trigger Point Injection
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wrist Disorders
Wrist Fracture
Wrist Replacement

About Me

Biography

Dr. Laura Malfitano, DO is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Brick, NJ and has been practicing for 13 years. She graduated from University of Medicine And Dentistry of New Jersey / New Jersey School of Osteopathic Medicine in 1999 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • UMDNJ - Kennedy Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital
  • 2005
    UMass - Worcester
    Fellowship Hospital
    2005
  • 2004
    UMDNJ - Kennedy Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    2004
  • 1999
    University of Medicine And Dentistry of New Jersey / New Jersey School of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School
    1999
  • 1993
    Haverford College
    Undergraduate School
    1993

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Malfitano

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Dr. Malfitano is truly the best doctor I've ever had. She is positive and takes the time to thoroughly explain everything.
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I saw Dr. Malfitano as a second opinion on my shoulder/arm after I was told I needed to have surgery. She fit me into her busy schedule and sat with me to discuss my options. Her first priority was to alleviate my pain which I had been in for 3 weeks. I can not tell you what a difference a week...Read More
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I went to see Dr malfitano about carpul tunnel symptoms,she sent me for the test to determine if I did indeed have this,we talked about obtions ,she recommened surgery for carpul and cubit tunnel surgery for my right wrist and elbow,everyrhing was explained to me in laypersons terms.surgery was...Read More
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I visited Dr. Malfitano today after breaking my wrist a couple of weeks ago. She examined my wrist and explained her plan of treatment thoroughly to me so I would know exactly what to expect during my course of treatment in the next 6-8 weeks. Her demeanor was professional, courteous &...Read More
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When my results came back that I didn't have carpel tunnel, she dismissed me. When I asked her what I do about my fingers on my right hand going cold and numb she told me to wait until spring and see if it still happens and left the room. I felt totally dismissed by her like I was making up my...Read More
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Locations

Brielle Orthopedics at Rothman

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna Test HMO
Choice Plus Test POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Direct Access
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Humana
Locals (any local)
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
National Elevator
QualCare
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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