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About Dr. John P Furia

Dr. John P Furia, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Lewisburg, PA. He has 29 years of experience. His specialties include Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

10 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John P Furia is Great. Dr. John P Furia has been rated by 10 patients. From those 10 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. John P Furia is 4.2 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Sun Orthopaedic Group Inc

900 Buffalo Rd
Lewisburg, PA 17837
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Dr. John P Furia has the following 2 specialties

  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

    A sports medicine specialist is a physician who is trained to diagnose and treat injuries and conditions caused by participation in athletic activities.
    These doctors are generally employed by professional sports teams to care for the athletes who are injured. They have extensive knowledge of the types of injuries that athletes are most susceptible to, such as stress fractures, sprains, concussions, muscle cramps, ACL injuries, and shin splints.
    It is the responsibility of sports medicine specialist to clear athletes to return to the playing field when they are deemed fit. These doctors also advise athletes on how to avoid injury through proper care of their bodies while training.

  • Expertise

    5 Expertise

  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Tendon Injuries (Tendiopathy)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

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thumb surgery

Had surgery on right thumb but has been almost 1 1/2 years and I still have as much pain as before if not more and I am now looking into another surgery from a different doctor

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worse dr. visit ever!!

This was the worse dr. Visit I have ever had. I am one month post op from slap tear 2 surgery. Explained to him that everything was okay, but Sunday I did something and pain was so intense. He told me that I did nothing, and asked to lift up my arms. When I could not lift to 90 degrees, he proceeded to lift my arm with excruciating pain. And told me that there was no physical reason that I cannot lift my arm. Told me to close my eyes and open them. When I did he said see you can do that, you can lift your arm. I tried to tell him that the physical therapists were concerned because I was having so much pain and was not progressing. He did not want to listen to me. Instead gave me a cortizone shot. I have never had intense pain with the shots before. But this time, it hurt so bad I screamed. Asked about work, he proceeded to tell me I could not do my job, but he could not say I could not work. Because I had 2 legs and a left arm that work. He said that he would see me in 6 weeks. He treated me like a child. I have never left a dr. In tears before. If at all possible I will not return to him. I would not recommend him at all.

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  • Education

    29 Years Experience

  • Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1989

  • Baylor College Of Medicine


  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. John P Furia accepts the following insurance providers.

  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Capital Blue Cross
    • Capital BC Keystone Health Plan Central HMO
    • Capital BC PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry HealthAmerica HMO
    • Coventry HealthAmerica PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Geisinger Health Plan
    • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark BCBS
    • Highmark Community Blue PPO
    • Highmark PPOBlue
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • UPMC Health Plan
    • UPMC PPO
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Locations & Directions

Sun Orthopaedic Group Inc, 900 Buffalo Rd, Lewisburg, PA
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