Dr. Mark Ciaglia, DO

Dr. Mark Ciaglia, DO

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
40 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Mark Ciaglia, DO is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in The Woodlands, TX and has been practicing for 8 years. He specializes in orthopedic hand surgery.Read his story

Woodlands Center for Special Surgery

17450 St Lukes Way Ste 390

The Woodlands, TX 77384
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • HealthFirst
  • HealthPlus
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Top Care Areas

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

more than 57% of peers
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
more than 36% of peers
Fracture Care
more than 33% of peers

Dr. Ciaglia'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. Ciaglia's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Ciaglia "Dr. Ciaglia, DO grew up in Chicago, IL where he studied biology and chemistry at Illinois Wesleyan University. After graduating with honors he was accepted to Nova Southeastern University College of Medicine in Ft. Lauderdale, FL. He completed medical school and then moved to Brooklyn, NY where he trained in general and trauma surgery for 5 years, preparing him for any surgical problem. Wanting to specialize, he was accepted out of 135 applicants to the single hand surgery & microsurgical fellowship at Beth Israel Albert Einstein in Manhattan, NY. He trained under world renowned hand surgeon Dr. Charles Melone. There he perfected hand surgery and gained recognition as he spoke at state and national meetings about hand surgery. Dr. Ciaglia can provide for your general and upper extremity surgical needs. Dr. Ciaglia lives locally in the Woodlands and would like to provide care for his neighbors and surrounding communities"
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ciaglia "Dr. Mark Ciaglia, specialty trained in hand surgery and microsurgery to treat even the most complex upper extremity problems.  From pediatric congenital to advanced stage arthritis."

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board*

3  Conditions Treated

7  Procedures

  • Arthritic Hand Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Endoscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand Surgery
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Wrist Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.


  • Illinois Wesleyan university
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2000
  • Nova Southeastern University College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Lutheran Medical and Trauma Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Lutheran Medical and Trauma Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Beth Israel Albert Einstein
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Sampath Kumar Award for Excellence in Surgery, 2009
  • Intern of the year, 2005
Media & Publications
  • Clinical improvement after duodenojejunal bypass for non-obese type II diabetics despite minimal improvement in glycemic homeostasis, 05/2009

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ciaglia's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ciaglia to family and friends
181 total reviews (160 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (181)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Ciaglia's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (160)

Love Dr. Ciaglia! He was my 2nd choice after my first doctor failed to take time in my appointment to answer all my questions and listen to my concerns. Totally not the experience here. I felt like Dr. Ciaglia was willing to take all the time needed to listen to me and explain in detail everything...more
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Great doctor, able to explain things very clearly and has a very approachable demeanor. Obviously I hope I never need to see a hand specialist again, but if I do I'd definitely come back and highly recommend him!
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very good experience.
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Dr. Ciaglia is The Greatest... He has cared for me and has successfully performed surgery on my daughter and I am grateful. I would refer him anytime!!! Valerie Barrett, LMT
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I broke my wrist and hand the week after my husband passed away. the emergency room recommended that I see Dr. Ciaglia. He explained everything very clearly and we knew what to expect. I had limited pain and a very easy recovery. I have recommended him to others and feel comfortable to...more
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