Dr. John Caponigro, DPM

Dr. John Caponigro, DPM

Podiatric Surgery  ·  
Dr. John Caponigro, DPM is a podiatric surgery specialist in Elmwood Park, NJ. He specializes in podiatric surgery.

67 Broadway

Elmwood Park, NJ 07407

Contact Information

(201) 794-3223

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Top Care Areas

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Foot Conditions
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
very high
more than 92% of peers
Hammer Toe
very high
more than 86% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Podiatric Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Caponigro does not have any board certifications listed.

13  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bunion
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Stress Fracture of Foot

21  Procedures

  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Bone and Joint Repair
  • Bone and Joint Replacement
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Laceration Repair
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Wart Removal
  • Wart Treatment
  • Wound Care and Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish

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What People Say About Dr. John Caponigro, DPM
Dr. Caponigro performed surgery on my left foot 10 years ago and I was totally satisfied with the results and treatment I received. This year had the same surgery on my right foot with the same satisfactory results. Could not be happier with his work. He is a professional and his office personnel...Read More
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A satisfied patient – Mar 25, 2018
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My entire family has seen Dr Caponigro over the past 10 yrs and always were very satisfied with results. Last week he did surgery on my foot for 2 issues and his work is amazing and I will be able to walk again and wear normal shoes I highly recommend him.
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Diane Velasco in Elmwood Park NJ – Sep 25, 2017
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