Dr. John Difiori, MD

Sports Medicine, Family Medicine more...

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Accepting new patients 15 years of experience Offers telehealth


Dr. DiFiori is Chief of the Primary Care Medicine Service and Attending Physician at Hospital for Special Surgery. Dr. DiFiori's expertise in treating sports injuries in competitive athletes is nationally recognized. He serves as the Director of Sports Medicine for the NBA, where he oversees the League’s research initiatives, and the development and implementation of all policies related to player health and safety. He is a former President of the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine and...

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Dr. DiFiori has been our family physician for almost 20 years. He is thorough in his examinations and follow through. He has a genuine concern for each of his patients.

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About Dr. John Difiori, MD


  • Sports Medicine
  • Family Medicine
  • Orthotist

Years of Experience

15 years of experience

Languages Spoken

  • English



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Education & Certifications


  • Lancaster Gen Hospital
  • Ucla Med Ctr/ucla D Geffen School


  • UCLA

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Family Practice
  • National Board of Medical Examiners
  • Added Qualification in Sports Medicine
  • Family Practice
  • Family Practice
  • Sports Medicine
  • Sports Medicine


John P. DiFiori

541 E 71st St,

New York, NY 10021

  • Wednesday 7:30 am - 12:15 pm

Admitting Hospitals

  • Hospital For Special Surgery
  • Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
  • Southern California Hospital at Culver City
  • UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center

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