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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Ross Zafonte is Good. Dr. Zafonte has been reviewed by 5 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 4.6
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Ross Zafonte, DO, MD is board certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Head Trauma (Craniocerebral Trauma)
  • Muscle Spasticity
  • Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Spinal Injuries

Education & Awards

Dr. Zafonte graduated from Nova Southeastern University , Davie. He has 1 awards.

Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2002 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)


Dr. Zafonte has 9 hospital affiliations:

  • Massachusetts General Hospital 
  • UPMC Presbyterian/Shadyside 


  • Spanish
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Ross D Zafonte DO and MD is a male Physical Medicine/Rehab Specialist, has 26 years of experience and practices in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.
Where does Dr. Ross D. Zafonte practice?
Dr. Ross Zafonte has 4 office locations.
Dr. Ross Zafonte practices Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation near Boston, MA.
Additional practice locations include: Pittsburgh, PA.
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