Profile
Michael Christopher Russonella, DO Orthopedic Surgery Open Now

Michael Christopher Russonella, DO

Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine and Physical Therapy
Nutley, NJ 07110 (1 other location)
Accepting New Patients Visit Website

Patients’ Perspective

  • Trusted diagnosis
  • Good bedside manner
  • Provides follow-up as needed

About Michael Christopher Russonella DO

Michael Christopher Russonella, DO is a health care provider primarily located in Nutley, NJ, with another office in Clifton, NJ. He has 19 years of experience. His specialties include Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine and Physical Therapy.

Michael Russonella has received the following awards:

Locations

Dr. Michael Christopher Russonella has 2 locations

North Jersey Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Institute 181 Franklin Ave Ste 302 Nutley, NJ 07110
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS
North Jersey Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Institute 1373 Broad St Ste 309 Clifton, NJ 07013
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS

Specialties

Dr. Michael Christopher Russonella has the following 3 specialties

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Michael Christopher Russonella has the following 3 areas of expertise

  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Osteoarthritis

Awards

2 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award (2018)

    Patients' Choice Award Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2018)

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

Education

19 Years Experience

American Sports Medicine Institute - Birmingham, Alabama

Graduated in 2009

Peninsula Hospital Center/North Shore University Hospital

Residency

Lake Erie College Of Osteopathic Medicine Erie

Graduated in 2003

Dr. Michael Christopher Russonella Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna Choice POS
  • Aetna POS
  • Ameritas PPO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Open Access POS Alternate Network
  • Anthem Blue Preferred Plus POS
  • Anthem CO Blue Priority PPO
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • Anthem NV Choice PPO
  • Anthem NV Pathway PPO
  • Anthem PPO
  • BCBS PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CIGNA PPO
  • EmblemHealthPPO
  • Empire BCBS
  • Empire PPO
  • Health Net CA CommunityCare Network HMO
  • Highmark PPOBlue
  • Horizon POS
  • Horizon PPO
  • MagnaCare
  • Tricare
  • Tricare PPO
  • Workers Compensation

More about Dr. Michael Christopher Russonella

Dr. Russonella is the founding physician at the North Jersey Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Institute. "I am committed to excellence in providing the highest quality orthopedic care possible while striving to return patients to an active, pain-free lifestyle," says Dr. Russonella. After earning a medical degree at Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, Dr. Russonella received extensive training in joint replacement, trauma and sports medicine at Peninsula Hospital Center (Far Rockaway, NY).

The facility is an affiliate of the North Shore/LIJ Health System, which provides orthopedic care to the New York Jets, New York Islanders, New York Dragons of the AFL, Merchant Marine Academy and many other New York metro area local high schools. Dr. Russonella completed a one-year fellowship program at the American Sports Medicine Institute (Birmingham, AL), an internationally acclaimed orthopedic care and research facility, which routinely treats world-class professional, college and high school athletes. Dr. Russonella is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the American Arthroscopy Association of North America and the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine.

Dr. Russonella is Affiliated with the following Hospitals -

1.  Surgicore Surgical Center
     444 Market St, Ste 1, Saddle Brook, NJ 07663

2.  Meadows Surgery Center
     75 Orient Way, Rutherford, NJ 07070

3. Hudson Regional Hospital
    55 Meadowlands Pkwy, Secaucus, NJ 07094