Dr. Steven Gecha, MD

Dr. Steven Gecha, MD

Sports Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
Dr. Steven Gecha, MD is a sports medicine specialist in Princeton, NJ and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Rutgers University / New Brunswick Campus in 1980 and specializes in sports medicine and orthopedic surgery.

325 Princeton Ave

Princeton, NJ 08540

Contact Information

(609) 924-8131

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • QualCare

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Dr. Gecha's Experience

Dr. Gecha's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Sports Medicine
  • Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

46  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures


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16  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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.


  • Yale University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • Rutgers University / New Brunswick Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Hospital University Penn
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Hospital University Penn
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Hospital University Penn
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Best Doctors in America, Northeast Region, Orthopaedic Surgery, 1996-Pres
  • Best Doctors in New Jersey, New Jersey Magazine, 1998
  • Accredited by The American Medical Accreditation Program (AMAP), 2001
  • Life Member of National Registry of Whos Who, 2000
  • Medical Society of New Jersey, Physicians Recognition Award for Continuing Medical Education,
Media & Publications
  • Lateral Retinacular Release in Treatment of Patellofemoral Pain, 1986
  • Knee Injuries in Tennis, 1988
  • Clinical Prognosticators for the Efficacy of Retinacular Release Surgery to Treat Patellofemoral Pain, 1990
  • Inhibition of Proteoglycan Release in Stored Human Articular Cartilage Using Alphatocopherol, Superoxide Dismutase and Protease Inhibitors, 1983
  • Cyclic Loading of Cultured Articular Cartilage, 1984

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Ukrainian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gecha's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gecha to family and friends
42 total reviews (15 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (42)

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Dr. Gecha's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (15)

Dr. Gecha did an amazing job on my ACL reconstruction surgery and really helped in the recovery process. I would definitely recommend him to anyone in need of a knee surgery.
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Definitely would recommend him, and Amy his PA. Both have listened carefully & explained fully &I thoroughly what's next.
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Very thorough in determining why you are there and cause of issues. Certainly is looking for the best solution for the patient
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He is very knowledgable about the knee. He did an amazing job with my surgery. He is doing a great job of helping me to deal with my arthritis.
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Very good
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