Dr. Matthew Tomaino, MD

Dr. Matthew Tomaino, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
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Age 57
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Dr. Matthew Tomaino, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Rochester, NY and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University Of Rochester School Of Medicine And Dentistry in 1986 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery and orthopedic surgery.Read his story

1445 Portland Ave Ste 201

Rochester, NY 14621

Contact Information

(585) 922-9300

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • Medicare
  • MVP Health Care
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Top Care Areas

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

Joint Pain
normal
more than 74% of peers
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
normal
more than 52% of peers
Shoulder Disorders
normal
more than 51% of peers

Dr. Tomaino'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. Tomaino's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Tomaino "Dr Tomaino founded the Tomaino Orthopaedic Care for Shoulder, Hand and Elbow LLC in July 2008 after 15 years in full time academic practice to prioritize patient care and enable superb delivery thereof. His practice provides unparalleled hassle-free access to the highest level of expertise and innovation, where he and his team challenge the status quo and resist mediocrity daily. He is uniquely qualified. Dr Tomaino was Professor of Orthopaedics and Chief of the Division of Hand Shoulder and Elbow Surgery at the University of Rochester Medical Center from September 2002 - April 2007. Before being recruited back to Rochester--where he grew up and attended McQuaid Jesuit High School-- he served as an Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery and Chief of Microsurgery at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. While at the University of Pittsburgh, he received his Masters in Business from the Katz School. Author of more than 150 scientific articles and book chapters related to Hand Shoulder and Elbow problems and their treatment, he has trained numerous residents and fellows, and regularly delivers instructional lectures internationally and nationally. He is also a member of the Editorial Boards of several Journals including the Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery and the American Journal of Orthopaedics. Dr. Tomaino routinely asks for and is responsive to feedack about your care experience. This commitment has resulted in a truly exceptional offering."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Tomaino "We don't view patient reviews and feedback as either right or wrong but, rather, always absolutely valid. We feel that reviews are about how you felt about your interaction with us so we want to know. Our offering is constantly crafted to provide not only a great outcome, but one that exceeds your expectations. You will have access to Dr Tomaino 24/7 via phone and or email."

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

55  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Fractures
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Colles' Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand Injury
  • Hand Pain
  • Joint Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Subacromial Bursitis
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Tendonitis
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Pain

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45  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthritic Hand Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Repair
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Surgery
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Fracture Care
  • Glenoid Labrum Repair
  • Hand and Elbow Microvascular Surgery
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hand Reconstruction
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neuroplasty
  • Reconstructive Hand Surgery for Quadriplegic Persons
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Tendon Repair
  • Tommy John Surgery
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Ligament Reconstruction
  • Wrist Reconstruction
  • Wrist Replacement
  • Wrist Surgery

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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.

Education

  • Hamilton
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • University Of Rochester School Of Medicine And Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Strong Meml Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Strong Meml Hosp Univ of Rochester
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Strong Meml Hosp Univ of Rochester
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
    Other Education | Completed 2002
  • University of Toronto / Faculty of Medicine
    Other Education | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tomaino has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tomaino's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tomaino to family and friends
44 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (44)

  • 5
    (34)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Tomaino'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

    Under 10 minutes
Dr. Tomaino Says:
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We don't view patient reviews and feedback as either right or wrong but, rather, always absolutely valid. We feel that reviews are about how you felt about your interaction with us so we want to know. Our offering is constantly crafted to provide not only a great outcome, but one that exceeds your expectations.

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Patient Comments (11)

Dr. Tomanio talks to you, not at you. Explains everything. Very comfortable environment. Staff is knowledgeable and friendly. He did an amazing job fixing my shoulder.
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I would recommend Dr Tomaino to any one. Dr Tomaino and his staff are the best at what they do. They made me feel comfortable and confident about every part of the process. They listen and are always available to support your needs and questions. I was able to return to work in construction because...more
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I can't say enough good things about Dr. Tomaino and his whole staff!
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Tomaino Orthopedics was a very pleasing experience. Amy, Bonnie and Lisa the doctors staff are highly trained and very personable. The staff all knows who you are and are very efficient in all levels of care. Dr Tomaino is also very personable and thorough with his care and a highly respected...more
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Dr. Tomaino is a miracle worker! I have lived with numbness and pain for five plus years, and in a matter of hours after my surgery, it was nearly gone. It has only been two weeks since the surgery and I am already 100 percent better than before surgery and I am more still healing. Anybody out...more
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