Dr. Michael Sclafani, MD

Dr. Michael Sclafani, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Dr. Michael Sclafani, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Manasquan, NJ and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1988 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, sports medicine, and more.

2315 Highway 34

Manasquan, NJ 08736

Contact Information

(732) 974-0404

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Top Care Areas

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Knee Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Knee
very high
more than 91% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
more than 86% of peers

Dr. Sclafani'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.

3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
  • Sports Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

63  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bicep Injuries
  • Biceps Tendinitis
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Ligament Injuries
  • Knee Ligament Rupture
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Tendinitis
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Limb Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Diseases
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Muscle Strain
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Sprain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylosis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sports Injuries of the Knee
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Subacromial Bursitis
  • Tendonitis
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Work-Related Injuries


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24  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.


  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • American Sports Med Institute
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Bellevue Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • American Sports Medicine Institute Birmingham AL
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sclafani has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sclafani's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sclafani to family and friends
22 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Sclafani's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

I would not recommend Dr. Scaifani . He appeared arrogant and uninterested in me as a patient. His assistant was more like my doctor .as he explained the MRI results. When Dr. Sclafani entered the room, he took only about 2 to 3 minutes to give a very brief opinion without an encouraging remark...more
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Very unprofessional. Have severe pain in my arm, went for an MRI, set up an appointment. Due to traffic, I was 15 minutes late and he wasn't there. His staff didn't call me and I never experienced a doctor leaving after 15 minutes. The staff tried to call him and he didn't answer the phone. He...more
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Great doc. I'm back on golf course after knee surgery
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My right shoulder hurt for 5 years . After seeing Dr sclafani and getting it injected it has never been better .
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Fixed my shoulder and had excellent results. Very caring doctor.
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