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Orthopaedic Surgeon, Surgical Specialist
19 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Douglas Petraco is Excellent. Dr. Petraco has been reviewed by 12 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.7
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 3.8
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 4.7
Spends Time with Me 4.7
Follows Up After Visit 3.7

Specialties & Research

Dr. Douglas Petraco, MD, PC is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Petraco graduated from Cornell University, New York. He has 4 awards.

American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
Patients' Choice Award (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Petraco has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • St Charles Hospital 
  • John T Mather Memorial Hospital 


  • Spanish
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Douglas Petraco MD and PC is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 19 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Douglas Petraco practice?
Dr. Douglas Petraco has 6 office locations.
Dr. Douglas Petraco practices Orthopaedic Surgery near East Setauket, NY.
Additional practice locations include: Patchogue, NY and Islandia, NY.
See East Setauket Orthopedic Surgeons.