Dr. Tony is a graduate of the University of Southern California School of Medicine and served five years of active duty in the United States Navy as a flight surgeon. He is the recipient of the Navy Commendation Medal and the prestigious Air Medal for participating in a humanitarian evacuation operation in Eritrea/Ethiopia. He completed his residency in orthopedic surgery at the University of Washington, ...
Orthopedic Sports Medicine
EDUCATION AND TRAINING
University of Southern California School of Medicine
"My experience was excellent! - Dr Tony's extensive knowledge left me fully aware of my condition, and my options for treatment.
His evaluation was thorough.
He took care to listen to my questions and I left feeling comforted, and acknowledged .
I am grateful for his care!"
February 24, 2021
"Back in Prime @69 - Last December, while on a Heli-ski trip, I fell straight down into a crevasse, severely smashing my tibial plateau. I knew then and there I only wanted the best surgeon; one who would not just meticulously repair me, but would encourage me to work hard to get back to my beloved active life. After consulting with Dr. Tony (Buoncristiani), I knew he was the surgeon for me. Not only ..."Read more
December 31, 2020
"100 % succesful - Dr Buoncrisiani tells it like it is, then does great medical work, and is willing to follow up. I am completely satisfied with this Rotator Cuff surgery."
June 22, 2020
"He's simply the best! - We've been nothing but happy with our experience."
June 19, 2020
"awesome! - Tony and his staff were great! My surgery went well and 6 weeks later my knee feels 100%. I would recommend Tony and his staff to anyone who is having a knee problem."
June 17, 2020
"Excellent - I have a high level of trust with Dr. Tony. He is a great communicator and an excellent diagnostician. This visit just confirms that."
June 5, 2020
"Excellent experience, took quality time on each visit - Dr. Tony was great to work with from beginning of injury to final follow up visit. He was clear on each visit as to where I was at with injury and recovery, He took his time to explain things. I felt like he cared and was invested in my recovery.
Dr. Tony can be direct sometimes but this was appreciated as I knew where things stood and what ..."Read more
June 5, 2020
"Dr. Tony was incredibly thorough and thoughtful. - I have now seen Dr. Tony for different sports injuries. In both cases his expertise, understanding and advice were excellent. I really appreciated how thoughtful he was in examining my injuries, waiting to see how a more conservative approach would work and not making a snap judgement to do surgery. He questioned me extensively and really listened ..."Read more
June 3, 2020
"Excellent diagnosis and great recommendations on stretching/core exercises - Dr Tony is very thorough and does a great job recommending proper exercises and stretching to prevent ongoing knee pain issues. His diagnosis was spot on and didn't required surgery which is a big relief. He's also a great guy and avid sportsman like me. I highly recommend him."
May 20, 2020
"Dr.Tony saved my knee - After my ski accident, Dr. Buoncristiani accurately diagnosed and repaired my injuries. I spent over one year seeing him for follow-ups and his tell-the-truth attitude helped me get over the worst of my post surgery struggles. Today I officially graduated 14 months after my injury and I'm grateful that he was my doc."