Dr. Douglas Petraco MD
Orthopedic Surgeons — East Setauket, NYContact Dr. Petraco
Dr. Douglas Petraco specializes in orthopedic surgery in East Setauket, New York. Details of Dr. Petraco's 21 years experience as an MD, his hospital affiliation and education at Cornell University are available on your free doctor report.
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Primary Location for Dr. Petraco
6 Technology Dr
East Setauket, NY 11733
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Dr. Douglas Petraco identified specializing in
Orthopedic SurgeryOrthopedic Surgery
An orthopaedic surgeon is trained in the preservation, investigation and restoration of the form and function of the extremities, spine, and associated structures by medical, surgical, and physical means. An orthopaedic surgeon is involved with the care of patients whose musculoskeletal problems include congenital deformities, trauma, infections, tumors, metabolic disturbances of the musculoskeletal system, deformities, injuries, and degenerative diseases of the spine, hands, feet, knee, hip, shoulder, and elbow in children and adults. An orthopaedic surgeon is also concerned with primary and secondary muscular problems and the effects of central or peripheral nervous system lesions of the musculoskeletal system.. He is certified in Orthopedic Surgery.
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Dr. Petraco is affiliated with 1 hospital:
St Charles Hospital
200 Belle Terre Rd
Port Jefferson, NY
EducationDr. Petraco attended medical school at Cornell University Weill Cornell Medical College and graduated in 1992 having 21 years experience.
While there is no proven correlation between the quality of one's educational institution and the quality of one's professional competence, it is often an indicator. Medical schools have various levels of selectivity (some are harder to get into than others), and both the quality of their clinical training and level of research are measured. Additional medical training in both residency and fellowships and the facilities they are conducted at also provide a history of the doctors' level of training and experience.
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