Dr. Roy Caputo, MD

Dr. Roy Caputo, MD

Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Roy Caputo, MD is a hand and upper extremity surgery specialist in Riverside, CA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University of Miami / School of Medicine in 1982 and specializes in hand and upper extremity surgery, orthopedic hand surgery, and more.Read his story

4234 Riverwalk Pkwy Ste 200

Riverside, CA 92505

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Limb Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Fracture
very high
more than 96% of peers
Elbow Injuries
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Caputo'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.

Dr. Caputo's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Caputo "Roy Caputo, MD, specializes in upper extremity surgery for hands, arms and shoulders. Three common issues he treats are carpal tunnel syndrome, arthritis and trigger finger. He also performs complex surgeries for post-traumatic injuries and congenital deformities. "Patients with severe conditions might require several procedures over years to nerves and muscles, sep by step," he says. "But in the end, we're often able to restore function." Dr. Caputo attended the School of Medicine at the University of Miami, with orthopedic training at the University of Southern California."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Caputo "The mission of Arrowhead Orthopaedics is to be the premier provider for musculoskeletal services in the Inland Empire. Meeting the needs of our patients has and continues to be our highest priority. In order to provide for all of your care, our physicians are highly trained in many sub-specialty areas. AO strives to provide comprehensive care for all your needs by providing quality orthopaedic and rehab care in a convenient, efficient, responsive and accountable manner."

5  Specialties

  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

40  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture

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37  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Wagner College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • University of Miami / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • University of Florida
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Baylor University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Caputo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Caputo's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Caputo to family and friends
14 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Caputo's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I found Dr Caputo to be very straight forward and capable of performing surgery. Very pleased with his willingness to check out all past surgeries. Highly recommend
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