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OVERVIEW

Dr. Mark Pizzurro is proud to join his father, Joseph Pizzurro, and his partners to carry on the long tradition of care at Ridgewood Orthopedic Group. Mark is a fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon who specializes in adult reconstructive surgery. His specialized training took place at the Hospital for Special Surgery where he focused on primary hip and knee replacements as well as complex revisions. Our use of cutting-edge technology, such as Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIS), Hip Resurfacing, Partial Knee Replacement, Computer-Assisted Surgery, and Tritanium Advanced Fixation Technology has helped Ridgewood Orthopedic Group and Dr. Mark PIzzurro to become leaders in joint care here in northern New Jersey. He is Board-Certified for the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. While Dr. Pizzurro's training took place at what US News and World Report ranks as the top rated Orthopedic Department in the United States, he is focused on personalized care. Dr. Pizzurro is extremely thorough in his examinations making sure that each patient understands every option available. In a world rushing to get to appointments, he takes the time to get to know his patients and their specific needs. Dr. Pizzurro's earlier training involved earning his medical degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine in the Bronx, New York. From there he went to St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center for his orthopedic residency training. He remains associated with St. Josephs through a teaching affiliation as an Associate Clinical Professor of Orthopedics. He enjoys teaching and working with these young surgeons in training. Dr. Pizzurro is married and is a proud father. In his free time he enjoys hiking and professional sports. He is also a wine enthusiast. He is especially excited to establish his practice in Bergen County where he was raised and his family still lives. He enjoys using his skills in the community such as his relationship with Bergen Catholic High School where he is an orthopedic consultant.
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PATIENT'S PERSPECTIVE

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RATINGS AND REVIEWS

Dr. Pizzurro's Rating
46 Ratings with 5 Reviews
Patient Perspective
4.5 Explains conditions and treatments
5.0 Takes time to answer my questions
4.5 Provides follow-up as needed
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85 S MAPLE AVE, RIDGEWOOD, NJ, 07450
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Ridgewood Orthopedic Group
85 S MAPLE AVE
RIDGEWOOD, NJ, 07450
5 REVIEWS
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"Excellent. Great experience. "
  • February 15, 2024
"Terrible! This was a revision so I am certainly familiar with the procedure and recovery time etc. Three times Mark asked me if I was sure I wanted to have the procedure after I had already agreed to it. The third and final time was one hour prior to entering the OR! To say I was shocked would be an understatement! Why would he ask yet again one hour prior to surgery? It was an omen - he clearly was apprehensive about something to have asked not once but three times! Needless to say the revision has now failed yet again but Mark insists there is nothing wrong even though it has now been 4 months post op and I am unequivocally worse today then I was prior to the initial failed replacement - rather than investigate and search for probable causes, why the pain has never abated and I can no longer walk more than 15 minutes - my ankle now hurts as much as my knee because my gate is off - he insists I'm wrong! Whatever he feared all along obviously came to fruition. I finally walked out of ...
his office after I was also kept waiting for an hour as per usual. His bio falsely claims he cares - the only thing Mark and this practice care about is money and racking up the number of procedures it does. Even the surgery was 3 hours behind schedule - never ever use a large practice or you'll become a number rather than an actual patient. "
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  • December 24, 2023
"Wonderful experience and explained everything"
  • November 6, 2023
"Dr.Pizzurro is the best orthopedic doctor who is one of a kind. I had two total knee replacements one on March 2023 and the other on April 6 weeks apart. Dr.Pizzurro got me through them both with great success .Pain Free! His kindness,respect and caring will long be remembered. My God bless him for being an outstanding surgeon!"
  • June 6, 2023
"Dr. Pizzurro is the best. "
  • February 1, 2022

LOCATIONS

85 S MAPLE AVE
RIDGEWOOD, NJ, 07450
  • Accepting New Patients
  • Medicaid Accepted
Mon8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tue8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wed8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thu8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Fri8:00 am - 4:00 pm
SatClosed
SunClosed
  • Accepting New Patients
  • Medicaid Accepted
85 S Maple Ave Ste 2F
Ridgewood, NJ, 07450
  • Accepting New Patients
  • Medicare Accepted
Mon8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tue8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wed8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thu8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Fri8:00 am - 4:00 pm
SatClosed
SunClosed
  • Accepting New Patients
  • Medicare Accepted
223 N Van Dien Ave
Ridgewood, NJ, 07450
Surgicare Of Ridgewood
1124 E Ridgewood Ave
Ridgewood, NJ, 07450
  • Accepting New Patients
  • Medicaid Accepted
Mon6:30 am - 4:30 pm
Tue6:30 am - 4:30 pm
Wed6:30 am - 4:30 pm
Thu6:30 am - 4:30 pm
Fri6:30 am - 3:30 pm
SatClosed
SunClosed
  • Accepting New Patients
  • Medicaid Accepted

EDUCATION AND TRAINING

Medical School
Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University
Graduated 2000

INSURANCE PLANS ACCEPTED  (67)

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  • MEDICA CHOICE WITH UNITEDHEALTHC
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