Dr. Adrian Philip Fontanetta MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Adrian Fontanetta is an orthopedic surgeon in Mineola, New York. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including North Shore University Hospital and St. James Mercy Health System. He received his medical degree from New York Medical College and has been in practice for 35 years. He is one of 107 doctors at North Shore University Hospital and one of 27 at St. James Mercy Health System who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

North Shore University Hospital
High performing in Orthopedics

St. James Mercy Health System

Winthrop-University Hospital
High performing in Orthopedics

Education & Medical Training

University of California at Davis
Residency, General Surgery, 1973 - 1975

University of California at Davis
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1975 - 1978

New York Medical College
Class of 1973

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

NY State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Rupture of the patellar tendon after use of its central third.
Langan, P., Fontanetta, A. P.

Reduction of dislocated hip with transepiphyseal fracture.
Langan, P., Fontanetta, A. P.

Magnetic imaging in the assessment of the lumbar disk.
Fontanetta, A. P., Langan, P.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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