Dr. Zeferino Martinez, MD

Dr. Zeferino Martinez, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 59
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Dr. Zeferino Martinez, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Lock Haven, PA. He graduated from Autonomous University Of San Luis Potosi / Faculty Of Medicine and specializes in orthopedic surgery.Read his story

24 Cree Dr

Lock Haven, PA 17745

Contact Information

(570) 893-5330

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
normal
more than 64% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
more than 58% of peers
Joint Pain
normal
more than 58% of peers

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Dr. Martinez's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Martinez "Offer conservative care before surgery is recommended "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Martinez "Conservative approach and Minimally Invasive State of the Art Instruments. Quick recovery with Excellent Results."

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

92  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Back Pain
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Calcaneus Fracture
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Fractures
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Compound Fracture
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Fractured Lower Leg
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Fracture
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Dislocation
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Injury
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Metatarsal Fracture
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia Fracture
  • Toe Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wear and Tear Arthritis

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Ateneo Fuente, Saltillo, Mexico
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Autonomous University Of San Luis Potosi / Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • St. Vincents Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Memorial University Of Newfoundland
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • St. Vincent's Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Spine Surgery, Houston
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • St Luke's Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Martinez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • International Congress for Joint Reconstruction, Member

Dr. Martinez's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Martinez'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

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I was very happy with the feedback that Dr. Martinez gave me yesterday. We both took a look at the x-rays of my knee and then he showed me an exercise to strengthen my knee. He told me to do the exercise as many times through the day as I could and that surgery is the last resort. He was generous...more
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I was contracted by Dr. Martinez to perform secretarial services for him. I did so and provided EXCELLENT services for a very long time for him. He never paid me. I had to take him to court, and I won, but he still has never paid me. He refuses to answer any phone calls or letters written. But...more
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Great did me and my wife's shoulders, good job
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i went to dr.martinez for numbness in right arm and other things wrong and he found a bad disk in my neck and the next week i went in for serg. on a wednesday and replaced disk, the numbness stopped almost right away and went home the next day!!!! WOW what todays tech. does, thanks alot for...more
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