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Dr. Peter Capicotto, MD

Orthopedic Surgery ·  Male · Age 58

Dr. Capicotto

Dr. Peter Capicotto, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Rochester, NY and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from SUNY Upstate Medical University (Syracuse) in 1986 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.


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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Capicotto

4.3

Based on 15 reviews

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Very thorough and explains things so you can understand them. Will not suggest surgery unless it's imperative. & Until I've exhausted all of my options I continue to do what Dr. Capicotto suggests I do. He's a great doctor & Has a great bed side manner. I would highly suggest this doctor!
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Biography

Dr. Peter Capicotto, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Rochester, NY and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from SUNY Upstate Medical University (Syracuse) in 1986 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1993
Kaleida Health/Buffalo General Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1992
University Hospitals Of Cleveland
Residency Hospital
1987
University Hospitals Of Cleveland
Internship Hospital
1986
SUNY Upstate Medical University (Syracuse)
Medical School
1993
1992
1987
1986

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(585) 295-5476

Dr. Capicotto accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
Excellus BlueCross BlueShield PPO
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO

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. Capicotto's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Herniated Disc
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Capicotto treats Herniated Disc more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Capicotto treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Intervertebral Disc Disease
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Capicotto treats Intervertebral Disc Disease more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Capicotto treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Spinal Stenosis
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Capicotto treats Spinal Stenosis more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Capicotto treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

Dr. Capicotto's conditions and procedures:

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neuroplasty
  • 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
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • 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
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy

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Unity Hospital

Rochester, NY