Dr. W Thomas Gutowski, MD

Dr. W Thomas Gutowski, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
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Dr. W Thomas Gutowski, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Princeton, NJ and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University in 1980 and specializes in 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
  • QualCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Knee Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hip
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

74  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Heel Spur
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Myelopathy
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • 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
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger

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24  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.

Education

  • Columbia University / College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • Ectopic adrenal in inguinal hernia sacs,
  • Group C streptococcal arthritis and osteomyelitis in an adolescent with a hereditary sensory neuropathy,
  • Spontaneous Osteonecrosis of the Knee,
  • A clinicopathologic study of 54 cases,
  • Spindle cell cancer of the bladder during cyclophosphamide therapy for Wegener granulomatosis,

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • International Congress for Joint Reconstruction, Member

Dr. Gutowski's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gutowski to family and friends
22 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Gutowski's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Doctor Gutowski and his team recently performed a hip replacement for me. From beginning to end the communications were flawlessly accurate, professional and respectful. Everything happened exactly how Doctor Gutowski said it would, and his responsiveness to my many questions were clear, prompt,...more
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Prob not a good choice for orthopedic care - too brazen & eager to do surgery. Sloppy incision site, infection & then back to hospital for 2 weeks in the ICU!
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Rude office staff, After taking my mom to an appointment that took 2 months to get. Upon our arrival was told she did not have an appointment. Another appt. is made I call to verify appt. for Monday. No appt. is scheduled. In the mean time I have an orange appt. card and paperwork that was...more
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Excellent and caring physician. Great team also
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Dr. Gutowski Is a caring and very professional physician. I had a bi-lateral knee replacement in September 2016. He and his staff let me know what was going to occur every step of the way. Dr. Gutowski does his surgery at the Princeton Health Center of Plainsboro. The staff there was fantastic....more
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