Dr. Robert Catanzaro, MD

Dr. Robert Catanzaro, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 71
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Dr. Robert Catanzaro, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Fort Lauderdale, FL and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University in 1972 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and sports medicine.

2830 E Oakland Park Blvd

Fort Lauderdale, FL 33306

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Joint Pain
very high
more than 91% of peers
Osteoarthritis
high
more than 86% of peers
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
high
more than 84% of peers

Dr. Catanzaro'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Catanzaro "Areas of expertise: Joint Replacement, Sports Medicine, Trauma, Arthritis, Osteoporosis PRP, Stem Cell Therapy,Paget's Disease of Bone,Regenerative Medicine Robotic Surgery .Scientific and Holistic Approach to Patient Care"

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

69  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Diseases
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tendonitis
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
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23  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Tulane University of Louisiana
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1968
  • Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • University of Miami
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • JMH/U Miami
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Certificates of competency in the use of Lasers and Robotics
    Other Education | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Catanzaro has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Catanzaro's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Catanzaro to family and friends
8 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Catanzaro's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Catanzaro makes you feel comfortable from the time you first meet him through every doctor's visit and procedure.
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He was a very sophisticated doctor. He was very nice and funny. I would definitely recommend him.
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Professionally friendly, knowledgeable and very caring physician who spends time with each patient. I feel trust in his care and treatment. Dr. Catanzaro has many devoted patients for many years; I am now one of them.
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I had a very good experience. Dr Catanzaro explain my problem and options for both short & long term.
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