John Christoforetti II, MD

John Christoforetti II, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery Pittsburgh, PA

Orthopaedic Surgeon at Allegheny Health Network


Office Address

  • 4815 Liberty Avenue
    Suite 252
    Pittsburgh, PA 15224
    Phone: (412) 578-5508

John Christoforetti II, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery Pittsburgh, PA

Orthopaedic Surgeon at Allegheny Health Network

Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Orthopaedic Surgery: Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Clinical Interests: Hip Arthroscopy; Femoroacetabular Impingement; Rotator Cuff Disease; Shoulder Arthroplasty; Business of Medicine

Education & Training

  • Steadman Hawkins Clinic
  • Georgetown University HospitalGeorgetown University Hospital
  • Georgetown University School of MedicineGeorgetown University School of Medicine
  • University of Notre Dame

Certifications & Licensure

  • PA State Medical LicensePA State Medical License2007 - 2016

      Awards, Honors, & Recognition

      • Fukuda Award, Finalist - Christoforetti JJ, Krupp RJ, Singleton SB, Kissenbirth MJ, Cook C, Hawkins RJ. Suture bridge transosseous equivalent fixation of rotator cuff tendon preserves intratendinous blood flow at the time of initial fixation.International Congress of Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons, 2010
      • Aircast Award for Clincal Science - Christoforetti JJ, Michener TA, Singleton SB, Noonan TJ, Hardin JA, Hawkins RJ. “The Thrower’s Hip: Prevalence of femoral head asphericity and impingement test findings in asymptomatic professional baseball pitchers”.American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, 2008
      • Alpha Omega Alpha, Housestaff InducteeGeorgetown University, 2006

      Publications & Presentations

      PubMed

      Journal Articles

      • Arthroscopic suture bridge transosseous equivalent fixation of rotator cuff tendon preserves intratendinous blood flow at the time of initial fixation  Christoforetti, JJ; Krupp, RJ et al, J Shoulder Elbow Surg, 4/1/2012
      • Pigmented villonodular synovitis of the pes anserine bursa: case report  Riccio, AI; Christoforetti, JJ; Annunziata, CC, J Knee Surg, 1/1/2007
      • Paget’s disease of bone  Christoforetti, JJ, Trauma, 9/1/2005

      Abstracts/Posters

      • Arthroscopic assisted proximal hamstrings repair with human acellular dermal allograft patch augmentation for revision of failed proximal hamstrings repair: short term... Christoforetti, JJ, International Society for Hip Arthroscopy Annual Meeting, Boston, MA, 1/1/2012
      • Safety of outpatient hip arthroscopy as compared to inpatient admission: A prospective cohort study of the first 100 operative arthroscopies for a fellowship trained h... Christoforetti JJ, Langhans MJ, Redshaw JT, Allen M, Wilson E, Pickle E, Kivlan BT, International Society for Hip Arthroscopy Annual Meeting, Boston, MA, 1/1/2012
      • Precision and accuracy of identification of anatomical surface landmarks among 30 expert hip arthroscopists Delong J, Suri M, Hanypsiak BJ, Christoforetti JJ, International Society for Hip Arthroscopy Annual Meeting, Boston, MA, 1/1/2012

      Lectures

      • Hip Arthroscopy Practice Management AANA Fall Course, Las Vegas, NV - 11/13/2013
      • Internet Use for Practice Enhancement ISHA Annual General Meeting, Munich Germany - 11/5/2013
      • Rotator Cuff Tendon Tears: Current Concepts Nutz and Bolts of General Orthopaedics Course, Naples, Florida - 10/9/2013

      Other

      • Synovial chondromatosis Christoforetti, JJ; Annunziata, CA
        http://www.emedicine.com
      • Arthroscopic repair of gluteus medius tears using single row technique (E-technique video) Christoforetti, JJ
        http://Vumedi.com
        1/1/2011

      Insurance Accepted

      • Aetna Choice POS II
      • Aetna HMO
      • BCBS Blue Card PPO
      • CIGNA HMO
      • CIGNA Open Access
      • CIGNA PPO
      • First Health PPO
      • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
      • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
      • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
      • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
      • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

      Industry Relationships

      • ConsultantBreg, Inc
        2010 - Present
        Design and product consulting for hip orthosis.
        Disclosure: Royalty; hourly fee for service product feedback
      • ConsultantArthrex, Inc
        2008 - Present
        Provide full orthopaedic consultant service for hip arthroscopy product line.
        Disclosure: royalty, speaker fees, hourly fee-for-service product review

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