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Dr. Dimitrios Christoforou, MD

Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
4.5 (51)
Accepting new patients
16 years of experience

Offers telehealth

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Overview

Dr. Dimitrios Christoforou, MD is a Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery Specialist in East Setauket, NY. They specialize in Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery, has 16 years of experience, and is board certified in Hand Surgery. They graduated from New York University and is affiliated with Saint Charles Hospital and St. Catherine of Siena Hospital.

Dr. Christoforou works at St. Charles Orthopedics in East Setauket, NY with other offices in West Babylon, NY, Commack, NY and Patchogue, NY. They frequently treat conditions like Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist, Osteoarthritis of Hands and Limb Pain along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accepts Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Conditions Treated and Procedures Performed

Locations

  1. 1
    St. Charles Orthopedics
    6 Technology Dr Ste 100, East Setauket, NY 11733 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (631) 689-6698
    Monday
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    Tuesday
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    Wednesday
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    Thursday
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    Friday
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed
  2. 2
    Orthopedic Associates of Long Island
    60 Fleets Point Dr Ste 1, West Babylon, NY 11704 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (631) 689-6698
    Monday
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    Tuesday
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    Wednesday
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    Thursday
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    Friday
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed
  3. 3
    Orthopedic Associates of Long Island
    500 Commack Rd Unit 150B, Commack, NY 11725 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
  4. 4
    St. Charles Orhtopedics
    55 Medford Ave Unit E, Patchogue, NY 11772 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (631) 689-6698

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Saint Charles Hospital
  • St. Catherine of Siena Hospital

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Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open Chevron Icon
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Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture Chevron Icon
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Carpal Tunnel Injection Chevron Icon
Chronic Neck Pain Chevron Icon
De Quervain's Disease Chevron Icon
Dupuytren's Contracture Chevron Icon
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Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment Chevron Icon
Elbow Sprain Chevron Icon
Elbow Tenotomy Chevron Icon
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers) Chevron Icon
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment Chevron Icon
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed Chevron Icon
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Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer Chevron Icon
Humerus Fracture Chevron Icon
Joint Drainage Chevron Icon
Musculoskeletal Function Test Chevron Icon
Nerve Block, Somatic Chevron Icon
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures Chevron Icon
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Osteoarthritis of Shoulder Chevron Icon
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Rotator Cuff Tear Chevron Icon
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Trigger Finger Release Chevron Icon
Wrist Replacement Chevron Icon
Achilles Tendinitis Chevron Icon
Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair Chevron Icon
Adhesive Capsulitis Chevron Icon
All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures Chevron Icon
Ankle Arthroscopy Chevron Icon
Ankle Fracture Chevron Icon
Arm Surgery Chevron Icon
Arthritic Conditions of the Upper Extremity Chevron Icon
Arthritis Chevron Icon
Arthritis of the Hand Chevron Icon
Arthritis of the Wrist Chevron Icon
Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery Chevron Icon
Autoimmune Diseases Chevron Icon
Back Pain Chevron Icon
Bone Cancer Chevron Icon
Bone Disorders Chevron Icon
Brachial Plexus Palsy Chevron Icon
Bursitis Chevron Icon
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Chronic Pelvic Pain Chevron Icon
Clavicle Fracture Chevron Icon
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) Chevron Icon
Complications of Joint Prosthesis Chevron Icon
Cubital Tunnel Syndrome Chevron Icon
De Quervain's Release Chevron Icon
Degenerative Disc Disease Chevron Icon
Difficulty With Walking Chevron Icon
Dislocated Joint Chevron Icon
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy) Chevron Icon
Elbow Arthroscopy Chevron Icon
Elbow Bursitis Chevron Icon
Elbow Fracture Chevron Icon
Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed Chevron Icon
Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open Chevron Icon
Elbow Injuries Chevron Icon
Elbow Replacement Chevron Icon
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis) Chevron Icon
Excision of Humerus Chevron Icon
Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal Chevron Icon
Excision of Radius or Ulna Chevron Icon
Femur Fracture Chevron Icon
Finger Injuries Chevron Icon
Finger Joint Fusion Chevron Icon
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment Chevron Icon
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open Chevron Icon
Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair Chevron Icon
Foot Conditions Chevron Icon
Foot Fracture Chevron Icon
Foot Sprain Chevron Icon
Fracture Chevron Icon
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Glenoid Labrum Tear Chevron Icon
Golfer's Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis) Chevron Icon
Gout Chevron Icon
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Hand Conditions Chevron Icon
Hand Tendon Repair Chevron Icon
Herniated Disc Chevron Icon
Hip Fracture Chevron Icon
Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment Chevron Icon
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed Chevron Icon
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open Chevron Icon
Hip Pointer Injuries Chevron Icon
Hip Replacement Chevron Icon
Hip Replacement Revision Chevron Icon
Hip Sprain Chevron Icon
Intervertebral Disc Disease Chevron Icon
Joint Fusion Chevron Icon
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment Chevron Icon
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed Chevron Icon
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Knee Disorders Chevron Icon
Knee Fracture Chevron Icon
Knee Sprain Chevron Icon
Knee Surgery Chevron Icon
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip) Chevron Icon
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle) Chevron Icon
Limb Cramp Chevron Icon
Low Back Pain Chevron Icon
Lumbar Spine Fracture Chevron Icon
Lupus Chevron Icon
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Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain Chevron Icon
Microsurgical Procedure Chevron Icon
Nail Care Chevron Icon
Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury) Chevron Icon
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve) Chevron Icon
Osteoarthritis of Knee Chevron Icon
Osteoarthritis of Spine Chevron Icon
Osteopenia Chevron Icon
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain Chevron Icon
Pelvic Fracture Chevron Icon
Peripheral Nerve Disorders Chevron Icon
Plantar Fasciitis Chevron Icon
Pseudoarthrosis Chevron Icon
Pyogenic Arthritis Chevron Icon
Radial Tunnel Syndrome Chevron Icon
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) Chevron Icon
Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Chevron Icon
Rheumatoid Arthritis Chevron Icon
Rib Fracture Chevron Icon
Scapular Fracture Chevron Icon
Scoliosis Chevron Icon
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Shoulder Arthroscopy Chevron Icon
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Synovial Biopsy Chevron Icon
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Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis) Chevron Icon
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Trigger Point Injection Chevron Icon
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    • Aetna
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    Oct 03, 2022
    Dr. Christoforou has been taking care of my father for a couple years now. Aside from his exceptional surgical abilities, he has been compassionate, professional, and extremely patient. My father can be a bit much to handle b and rarely gives compliments but whenever he leaves an apt with Dr. Christoforou he spends the rest of the day singing his praises!
    Abraham C — Oct 03, 2022
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    Specialties
    • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
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    Years of Experience
    • 16 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Greek
    Languages Spoken
    NPI Number
    • 1467610675
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Harvard Medical School
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Nyu Hospital For Joint Diseases
    Residency
    Internship
    • NYU Medical Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • New York University
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • New York University
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Hand Surgery and Orthopedic Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Dimitrios Christoforou, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Christoforou is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Christoforou has an average wait time of 10 – 15 minutes at their office(s).

    Dr. Christoforou has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Christoforou has seen patients for Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist, Osteoarthritis of Hands and Limb Pain, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Christoforou on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    51 patients have reviewed Dr. Christoforou. The overall rating for this provider is 4.7. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Christoforou.

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