Dr. Gregory S. DiFelice, MD

Sports Medicine, Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery

4.9
(29 reviews)
Accepting new patients Group 9 15 years of experience

Overview

Dr. DiFelice is a fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon specializing in sports traumatology and joint reconstruction surgery at HSS and NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital. Regional interests include the knee, shoulder and hip. He has particular interests in ligament reconstruction of the knee with extensive experience in multi-ligament reconstructions, cartilage and meniscal repair of the knee, arthroscopic shoulder surgery including labral and rotator cuff repairs, and arthroplasty of the knee,...

About Dr. Gregory S. DiFelice, MD

Specialties

  • Sports Medicine
  • Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery

Services

  • Acl (anterior Cruciate Ligament) Surgery
  • All Shoulder Or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Arthroplasty Of The Knee, Shoulder And Hip
  • Cartilage And Meniscal Repair Of The Knee
  • Disc Replacement
  • Elbow Fracture And Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture And-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Excision Of Femur Or Knee
  • Excision Of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, Or Sternum
  • Foot And Ankle Fracture And Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot And Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot And Ankle Ligament And Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Surgery
  • Hand And Wrist Fracture And Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture And Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture And-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture And-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Reconstruction Surgery
  • Joint Replacement
  • Knee And Leg Fracture And Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee And Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee And Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee Ligament Reconstruction & Repair
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Meniscal & Cartilage Surgery
  • Multi-ligament Reconstructions
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Non-spinal Nerve Blocks
  • Orthopedic Trauma
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Sports Traumatology
  • Tendon Repairs

Years of Experience

15 years of experience

Languages Spoken

  • English

Gender

Male

NPI Number

1639148208

Education & Certifications

Medical Education

  • New Jersey Medical School - M.D.

Residency

  • Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital - General Practice
  • Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City - Orthopaedic Surgery

Fellowship

  • Washington University in St. Louis - Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

  • ABMS
  • Board Certified, ABOS, July 2003

Insurance Plans Accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO HMO POS
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth GHI
  • EmblemHealth HIP

Ratings & Reviews

Average provider rating

4.9

Based on 29 reviews

Time with patient

Accuracy of diagnosis

Listening skills

Clear explanations

Trust in decision making

Post visit follow-up

Office & Staff Evaluation

Office appearance

out of 5

Ease of scheduling

out of 5

Friendly staff

out of 5

Billing matters

out of 5

Average wait time

11 to 20 minutes

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Patient Reviews

29 reviews

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Jul 27, 2015
Shoulder Repair (Labrum and Rotator Cuff)

I had a great experience. The facilities were extremely well operated and clean. The doctor was thorough and accurate with his diagnosis. My condition has improved 10 fold within 6 weeks of surgery.

Anonymous

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Jul 27, 2015
Wonderful shoulder recovery!

Wonderful shoulder recovery and I am happy to have the use of my arm as much as I do! I thought I'd be very limited but I'm not. It really doesn't interfere with my life at all, I'm able to do almost everything. I think Dr. DiFelice did a...

L. C.

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Jul 27, 2015
Great staff and surgeon.

Answered all my questions accurately. Staff always willing to help.

Peter P.

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Primary Location

523 East 72nd Street, 2nd Floor

New York, NY 10021

212-606-1844
  • Sunday Closed
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140 East Ridgewood Avenue, Suite 175 S.

Paramus, NJ 07652

212-746-4993
  • Sunday Closed
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Admitting Hospitals

  • Hospital for Special Surgery

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