Dr. Joseph F. Fetto, MD, Orthopaedic Surgeon

Dr. Joseph F. Fetto, MD

Orthopaedic Surgeon

(42)
333 E. 56th St. New York City NY, 10022
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4/5

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Dr. Joseph Fetto is an orthopaedic surgeon practicing in New York City, NY. Dr. Fetto specializes in the diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of injuries, diseases and disorders of the bodys musculoskeletal system. As an orthopaedic surgeon, Dr. Fetto tends to bones, ligaments, muscles, joints, nerves and tendons. Orthopaedic surgeons can specialize in certain areas like the hand, spine, hip, foot and ankle, shoulder and elbow or the knee.

Education and Training

New York Medical College Medical Degree 1974

SUNY at Buffalo BS Chemistry 1968

Board Certification

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Provider Details

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Areas of expertise and specialization

He developed the Lateral-Flare Internal Collar, a unique design for total hip femoral components that transformed the field by significantly improving the endurance of replaced hips.

Faculty Titles & Positions

  • Chief of the Department of Orthopedics The Brooklyn Hospital Center 2015 - Present
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor New York University/Hospital for Joint Disease 1979 - Present

Awards

  • New York Super Doctors 2008-2012  

Treatments

  • Hip Replacement, Meniscus Tear, Shoulder Replacement And More

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons  
  • New York State Society of Orthopaedic Surgeons  
  • American Medical Association  
  • American Orthopaedic Association  
  • American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons  
  • Medical Society of the State of New York  

Fellowships

  • Hospital for Special Surgery Sports Medicine  1979

Hospital Affiliations

  • New York University Langone Medical Center
  • Lenox Hill Hospital
  • New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases

Dr. Joseph F. Fetto, MD's Practice location

Joseph F. Fetto MD

333 E. 56th St. -
New York City, NY 10022
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121 Dekalb Avenue, First Floor -
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Dr. Joseph F. Fetto, MD has a rating of 4 out of 5 stars based on the reviews from 42 patients. FindaTopDoc has aggregated the experiences from real patients to help give you more insights and information on how to choose the best Orthopaedic Surgeon in your area. These reviews do not reflect a providers level of clinical care, but are a compilation of quality indicators such as bedside manner, wait time, staff friendliness, ease of appointment, and knowledge of conditions and treatments.

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Dr. Joseph F. Fetto is an Orthopedist within his private practice and the Orthopaedics Division Chief of The Brooklyn Hospital Center. Additionally, he is an Adjunct Assistant Professor Graduate School of Education Department of Physical Therapy, New York University, and the Mt. Sinai Medical Center.

He has been recognized New York Super Doctor’s for three years.

Dr. Fetto completed his undergraduate degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo in Bachelor of Science in Chemistry in 1968. Furthering his education, he graduated with his medical degree from the New York Medical College in 1974, giving him over four decades of experience in his field. After obtaining his medical degree, he completed his surgery residency with the Metropolitan Hospital, sports medicine fellowship from the Hospital for Special Surgery. He then completed an additional orthopedic surgery with the Hospital for Special Surgery.

Dr. Fetto is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. To stay up to date in his field, he remains a professional member of the American Medical Association, New York State Society of Orthopaedic Surgeons, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, American Orthopaedic Association, American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, and the Medical Society of the State of New York.

Dr. Fetto has authored many publications and books. Additionally, he has presented multiple presentations in relation to orthopedics. He has created and patented the Femoral Component with Lateral Flare Load Transfer Design. The Lateral Flare hip stem features a unique new design for femoral components. The addition of a lateral expansion to the proximal body of the stem allows for a more physiologic distribution of the body weight over the entire proximal femur.

Additional Information

Joseph F. Fetto, MD, is a Leading Orthopedic Surgeon with a Private Practice in New York City, NY

Joseph F. Fetto, MD, is a well-versed orthopedic surgeon who diagnoses and treats patients at his private practice in New York City, NY. He developed the Lateral-Flare Internal Collar, a unique design for total hip femoral components that transformed the field by significantly improving the endurance of replaced hips. Furthermore, Dr. Fetto is Chief of the Department of Orthopedics at The Brooklyn Hospital in Brooklyn, NY (2015-present), and Adjunct Assistant Professor at New York University/Hospital for Joint Disease (1979-present). Dr. Fetto has an impressive professional journey that spans thirty-nine years and has expanse knowledge and unrivaled expertise in all facets of orthopedic surgery. Moreover, he has authored many publications and books and has presented multiple times in relation to orthopedics. Throughout his many years of experience, he has upheld a steadfast commitment to the ethical and professional standards of his practice as evidenced by his sterling record. Hence, he ensures an impeccable degree of patient satisfaction in all facets of his work. For more information about Dr. Joseph F. Fetto, please visit http://www.josephfettomd.com/Welcome.html or https://www.tbh.org/physician/joseph-fetto.

Joseph F. Fetto, MD, attended New York Medical College in Valhalla, NY, and received his medical degree in 1974. Then, he served his general surgery residency at the Metropolitan Hospital, now NYC Health + Hospitals/Metropolitan in NYC, NY. Furthermore, he conducted his sports medicine fellowship and orthopedic surgery residency at the Hospital for Special Surgery. In addition, Dr. Fetto received board certification in orthopedic surgery from the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery. And, he remains at the forefront of his challenging specialty via memberships and affiliations with prestigious professional societies and associations. As a result, he is a member of the American Medical Association, the New York State Society of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the American Orthopaedic Association, the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, and the Medical Society of the State of New York. In addition to his medical degree, he holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry acquired at SUNY at Buffalo in 1968. For more information about Dr. Joseph F. Fetto, please visit https://www.findatopdoc.com/doctor/184020-Joseph-Fetto-orthopaedic-surgeon-New-York-NY-10016.

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