Dr. Peter Sculco, MD

Dr. Peter Sculco, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 35
(3)
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Dr. Peter Sculco, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 3 years. He graduated from Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians and Surgeons in 2009 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, adult reconstructive orthopedic surgery, and more.Read his story

535 E 70th St

New York, NY 10021

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Joint Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Knee
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Sculco's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Sculco "Dr. Peter Sculco specializes in adult reconstruction of the hip and knee, including primary and revision joint replacements. He attended Princeton University for his undergraduate education where he majored in Neuroscience and Art History and was a member of the Track and Field team. He graduated medical school from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. Dr. Sculco completed his residency at HSS, where he was elected as an Emerging Leader for the American Orthopedic Association. During his training he received the Joseph M. Lane resident research grant of his work on hip vascularity. He received the chief resident award given by the nurses and operating room staff to the graduating resident who best exemplifies professionalism, compassion and interdisciplinary collaboration for patient care. After residency, Dr. Sculco completed his Fellowship at the Mayo Clinic where he received the Mark Coventry, MD Fellows Award in Adult Hip and Knee Reconstruction. Dr. Sculco returned to join the staff at HSS and currently has been recognized at national and international meetings for his academic research in hip and knee reconstruction."

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Hip Surgery
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
13

Conditions Treated

9

Procedures

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

  • Princeton U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2004
  • Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 2009
  • Weill
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Hospital for Special Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014
  • Mayo Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2015

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sculco has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sculco's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sculco to family and friends
3.7
based on 3 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Sculco's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I feel others should know what I went through with this Physician. I had a severely infected knee so I called The Complex Joint Disease Center to obtain an appointment. At I was advised it would cost me $500.00. I was contacted by Doctor Sculco. (:this is the son of the Joint Desease Dept. Dir.)...more
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Hi Frederic- We aim to provide the highest quality patient care and service, and we take these comments very seriously. While we cannot publicly address specific concerns related to care and treatment, we would like to try and help. Please email us at mypatients@hss.edu so we can speak further.

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Dr Peter Sculco is a kind, dedicated physican. He is truly a genius who was willing to take my difficult case. He has created in his practice....along with his competent Jessica and Sophia....a down-to-earth demeanor that is conducive to compassionate healing. This was my first experience with...more
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Dr Sculco took the time and intérest to find out how to fix my knee problems. After two physicians two replacements and a revision surgery I was still in discomfort. Dr Sculco looked at my films and did thorough exams to come up with a treatment plan. Traveling to HSS in New York was the best...more
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