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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (11)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Paul Tornetta, Orthopaedic Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Tornetta has been reviewed by 22 patients who have provided 11 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.8
Promptness 4.0
Courteous Staff 4.5
Accurate Diagnosis 4.8
Bedside Manner 4.7
Spends Time with Me 4.8
Follows Up After Visit 4.7

Specialties & Research

Dr. Paul Tornetta, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 7 areas:
  • Arm Fracture (Humeral Fractures)
  • Fracture Fixation
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Internal Fracture Fixation
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Soft Tissue Injuries

Education & Awards

Dr. Tornetta graduated from State University of New York Downstate, Brooklyn. He has 10 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Ankle Injuries
Bone Fractures
Femoral Fractures
Femoral Neck Fractures
Fracture Fixation
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2009 - 2015)
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2013 - 2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2009 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2014)


Dr. Tornetta has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Boston Medical Center 
  • Boston Medical Center - Harrison Ave. 

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Additional Information
Dr. Paul Tornetta MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 24 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Paul Tornetta practice?
Dr. Paul Tornetta has 1 office location.
Dr. Paul Tornetta practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Boston, MA.
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