Dr. John Gaetano, DPM

Dr. John Gaetano, DPM

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Dr. John Gaetano, DPM is a podiatric surgery specialist in Waterford, CT and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Ohio College Of Podiatric Medicine and specializes in podiatric surgery.

914 Hartford Tpke

Waterford, CT 06385

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Connecticut
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Gaetano's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Nail Avulsion and Excision
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gaetano performs Nail Avulsion and Excision more than 64% of his peers

Dr. Gaetano performs this procedure more than 64% of his peers

Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gaetano treats Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture more than 18% of his peers

Dr. Gaetano treats this condition more than 18% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Ankle Sprain
Ankle Sprains and Strains
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gaetano treats Ankle Sprains and Strains more than 18% of his peers

Dr. Gaetano treats this condition more than 18% of his peers

Dr. Gaetano's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
Diabetic Foot Care
Foot and Ankle Disorders
Foot and Ankle Injuries
Foot Conditions
Foot Deformities
Foot Fracture
Foot Sprain
Fracture
Hammer Toe
Heel Pain
Laceration
Limb Salvage Surgery
Nail Avulsion and Excision
Nail Diseases
Plantar Fasciitis
Reconstructive Surgery
Skin Surgery
Sports Injuries
Work-Related Injuries
Wound Care and Management
Wounds

About Me

Care Philosophy

This office sees a multitude of patient of all ages for a wide range of problems of the foot and ankle. Adequate time is spent with all patients and every visit includes a comprehensive discussion about your diagnosis and different treatment plans av...

Specialties

  • Podiatric Surgery

Education

Yale School Of Medicine Clinical Campus/Va Connecticut Healthcare System
Fellowship Hospital
Ohio College Of Podiatric Medicine
Medical School
1999
Yale School Of Medicine Clinical Campus/Va Connecticut Healthcare System
Residency Hospital
1991
Allegheny College
Undergraduate School
1999
1991

Dr. Gaetano's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Gaetano

2.8

Based on 31 reviews

5 Stars
41.935483870967744%
(13)
4 Stars
3.225806451612903%
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
3.225806451612903%
(1)
1 Star
51.61290322580645%
(16)

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What People Say About Dr. John Gaetano, DPM
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Arrogant and condescending. Rudest doctor I have ever talked to!
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I saw Dr Gaetano in Sept 2017 with a toe problem. He is very personable and attentive. I loved the real time xray/results/evaluation experience- in ten minutes he determined my issue. I expressed to him I wanted to be healed and ready for ski season. We tried a non-surgical treatment- it was not...Read More
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Dr. Gaetano is considerate, attentive and practical, taking the time to discuss concerns and options. Our conversation and his observations led me to discover a simple remedy to a problem, with options for the future if my condition changes. I recommend him without reservation. In addition, I found...Read More
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I got a really strange feeling about Dr. Gaetano. When I looked him up and read other comments about his trustworthyness I realized I made the right decision by not returning to his practice.
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Condescending, rude and sarcastic would describe Dr. Gaetano's unexpected and unprofessional behavior during my recent initial appointment. How disappointing. I will not return nor will I recommend him.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO