About Dr. Richard J Dascoli MD

Dr. Richard J Dascoli, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Albany, NY, with other offices in Schenectady, NY and Schenectady, NY (and 1 other location). He has 38 years of experience. His specialties include Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine and Foot and Ankle Orthopaedics. Dr. Dascoli is affiliated with Ellis Hospital. He speaks English.

Dr. Dascoli has received 2 awards.

Rating Overview

13 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard J Dascoli is Great. Dr. Richard J Dascoli has been rated by 13 patients. From those 13 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Richard J Dascoli is 4.3 of 5.0 stars.


Dr. Richard J Dascoli has 4 locations

get directions NE ORTHOPAEDICS
121 Everett Rd Ste 100
Albany, NY 12205
530 Liberty St
Schenectady, NY 12305
get directions Orthopedics New York
530 Liberty St
Schenectady, NY 12305
get directions OrthoNY LLC
103 Sitterly Rd Ste 2400
Halfmoon, NY 12065

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Dr. Richard J Dascoli has the following 3 specialties

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Richard J Dascoli has the following 5 expertise

  • Sports Medicine
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Hip Osteoarthritis

Board Certifications

Dr. Richard J Dascoli is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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Five Stars

I'm 67 and fully recovered from hip replacement is less than four weeks. He is amazing.

Easy Appointment
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2016, 2017, 2018)

    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.

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2018)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Dascoli is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    38 Years Experience

  • Univ Of North Alabama
  • Strong Memorial Hospital


  • Dr. Richard J Dascoli Accepts the Following Insurance

  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
    • CDPHP New York State of Health - Small Business
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Connecticare
    • Connecticare Flex Connecticut
  • Empire BCBS
    • Empire Blue Priority EPO
    • Empire HMO
    • Empire PPO
    • Empire Prism EPO Blue Priority
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • MVP Health Plan
    • MVP HMO
    • MVP Premier Plus HMO Small Groups
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

More about Dr. Richard J Dascoli

Dr. D'Ascoli graduated from St. Lawerence University in 1975 with a BS in Chemistry Magna Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa in 1974. He graduated from Emory University Medical School in 1980 where he was President of his Senior Class and finished his General Surgery Residency in 1982 at Emory University. He Completed his Orthopedic Residency at University of Rochester in 1985 where he was Chief Resident and an Instructor of Orthopedic Surgery. He was Board Certified in Orthopedic Surgery in 1987. Dr. D'Ascoli is an attending Orthopedic Surgeon at Ellis and Sunnyview Hospitals. He is a Team Orthopedist for many area high schools and Union college. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons and The Arthroscopy Association of North America. His areas of special expertise include knee, shoulder and hip surgery including "small incision" total joint replacements. He was instrumental in the development of the "Joint Camp" in use at Ellis Hospital. Dr D'Ascoli is a Clinical Assistant Professor at Albany Medical School, and an Oral Examiner for the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery. He also serves on the Board of Directors of MVP Health Plan.

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