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Dr. Nicholas Violante, DO

Orthopedic Surgery ·  Male · Age 39

Dr. Violante

Dr. Nicholas Violante, DO is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Amherst, NY. He specializes in orthopedic surgery.


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(716) 250-9999

Dr. Violante accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Humana
Independent Health
Encompass
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Violante's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hip Replacement
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Violante performs Hip Replacement more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Violante performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Anterior Approach Total Hip Replacement
  • Computer-Assisted Total Hip Replacement
  • Hemi (Half) Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revisions
  • Hip Replacement, Cemented
  • Hip Replacement, Cementless
  • Image-Guided Hip Replacement
  • Minimally-Invasive Hip Replacement
  • Minimally-Invasive Total Hip Replacement
  • Total Hip Replacement
Osteoarthritis of Hip
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Violante treats Osteoarthritis of Hip more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Violante treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Violante treats Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Violante treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Violante's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Hip Sprain
  • Hip Surgery
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Surgery
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • 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
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Total Hip Replacement
  • Trigger Finger

About Me

"Excelsior Orthopaedics believes every patient deserves to receive the finest musculoskeletal care in a compassionate and professional atmosphere.  We are dedicated to create individualized treatment plans for all our patients and their families...

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

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Dr. Violante's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Violante

4.8

Based on 57 reviews

5 Stars
92.98245614035088%
(53)
4 Stars
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1 Star
3.508771929824561%
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If your having a hip replacement only choose the best. Thank you Dr Violante for all your care and wonderful team of experts. Because of you I can have a great future ahead of me.
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Had hip replacement surgery on June 20. I am in more pain now than before my surgery due to scar tissue, inflammation, ripped tissue and a torn muscle. I was told today by Dr. Violante’s PA that they may not be able to resolve this and relieve the pain! There is so much more I could say about this...Read More
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Dr. Violante gave me and my family our lives back. I went in for Bilateral Hip replacements late June 2018 and was back to work driving school bus by September. I was up walking the same day, on my way home the next morning! By week four out of surgery I was already able to do more with less pain...Read More
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Dr Violante did my knees. Both were bad. After talking with him I felt comfortable and confident enough in him to go for bilateral knee replacements. YEP! BOTH KNEES at the SAME TIME! I was up and walking in less than 8 weeks!
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Had hip replacement surgery on May 31 st. In and out in 45 min. Off to surgical suite,home next day. One week later,never knew I had surgery!!! Dr. Violate is a great surgeon! Would recommend him to anyone.
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