About

About

As a board certified orthopedic surgeon for over 20 years, Dr. Scuderi has an abundant experience in adult knee reconstruction and sports medicine with surgical techniques that include arthroscopic, minimally invasive and full open procedures. While he specializes in all disorders of the knee, he has pursued innovative developments in total knee replacement, gender specific knee designs and revision total knee replacements. Dr. Scuderi was the first orthopedic surgeon on Long Island to implant the first knee replacement specifically designed to fit a woman s anatomy. His contributions to the orthopedic literature are extensive with over 100 published scientific articles and book chapters in orthopedic medical journals and textbooks. He has also edited several textbooks on total knee replacement, sports medicine and knee surgery, and continues to lecture worldwide on reconstructive knee surgery. Dr. Scuderi is a member of several orthopedic and medical organizations, has served on numerous committees, and was the president of the Knee Society from 2012 -2013. Committed to education, he is the Adult Knee Reconstruction Fellowship Director at Lenox Hill Hospital.

Credentials

Credentials

  • Board certifications

    • Orthopaedic Surgery - American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

  • Administrative titles

    • Vice President - Orthopaedic Service Line,

  • Academic titles

    • Associate Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

  • Medical school

    • SUNY Downstate College of Medicine

  • Residencies

    • Lenox Hill Hospital

  • Internships

    • State University of NY Health Sci Ctr/Brooklyn

  • Fellowships

    • Hospital for Special Surgery

  • Affiliations

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Most recent comments

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09/11/2018
"i have already recommended Dr. Scuderi and his staff to 2 people"
09/10/2018
"dr scuderi is the best dr I have been to"
08/27/2018
"explained all procedures to me before which made me less anxious"
08/27/2018
"Dr. Scuderi is the ultimate professional and a class act."
08/20/2018
"very pleased"
08/07/2018
"i would recommend dr scuderi and his excellent team"
07/26/2018
"I have recommended Giles Scuderi to a number of friends who were looking for an Orthopedic surgeon."
06/29/2018
"Dr. Scuderi is the last word for me. I do nothing without his stamp of approval. He is the very best. There is no one more caring."
06/29/2018
"I have recommended Dr. Scuderi to two of my friends."
06/25/2018
"So professional! So up to date on everything!"
06/19/2018
"I have recommended people to Dr. Scuderi. He's the best."
06/06/2018
"very confident in medical providers"
06/01/2018
"Exceptional Dr. Very knowledgeable and explains everything in a manner patients can understand."
05/29/2018
"Dr Scuderi and his entire staff were courteous, professional and outstanding in all aspects of my medical care."
05/29/2018
"dr, Scuderi and his PA's and assistants are wonderful to work with"
05/24/2018
"Excellent service. "
05/18/2018
"Dr Scuderi is a fantastic doctor! I live upstate NY and drive 5 hours to see him. I totally trust him!"
05/07/2018
"Dr. Scuderi is a great doctor. I've been recommending him to all my family and friends. Both he and Theo are the best. Kind and caring."
04/23/2018
"Doctor was not at all empathetic and was rushed, not friendly."
04/14/2018
"their the BEST in their field in my book"
04/09/2018
"my only regret is i wish i would have known about dr scuderi when i had my first knee replacement."
03/22/2018
"Highly would recommend Dr. Scuderi to many others. "
03/06/2018
"I have confidence in him and he always great me with a smile listen to my questions and answer them."
02/28/2018
"Dr. Scuderi made me feel comfortable and answered all my questions. I am very confident in him. "
02/23/2018
"I don't see or recommend a surgeon because he/she has good bed-side manner, I do so because surgeon is skilled."
01/31/2018
"In the past 2 years I've been to 3 different doctors and finally found Dr. Scuderi who gave me all the attention I needed to go on with having my knee replaced. 2 years of running to all different doctors and finally there is a light at the end of the tunnel. He was recommend to me by Dr. Caprioli, Dr. Iorio, Dr. Sicklick and many of my friends. I have a lot of faith in him. Wish me luck."
01/29/2018
"Dr.Scuderi explained everything very well. I have great confidence in his surgical care. He operated on my torn meniscus on my right knee several years ago and all went well."
12/02/2017
"Dr. Scuderi was friendly, professional and reassuring. He was thorough is the exam and provided me with various courses of action. I felt very confident after the exam. A very good doctor!"
11/26/2017
"Completely satisfied."
11/22/2017
"Dr. Scuderi was friendly, kind and explained my diagnosis and options. Theo his PA answered all my questions, was professional, knowledgeable, and always smiled - "
11/09/2017
"Dr. Scuderi is a great man. Has a lot of knowledge and compassion for his patients. Would definately recommend him to others."
10/18/2017
"Dr. Scuderi is "top notch.""
10/16/2017
"Dr. Scuderi is a very professional provider. I really appreciated his straight forward assessment & my rt. knee and the need for replacement. He did a fantastic job."
10/13/2017
"Dr. Scuderi was very easy going and good natured. I am extremely nervous about this bilateral tkr surgery, but feel very confident and assured that I have found the best surgeon for me."
10/04/2017
"I had a lot of questions & the doctor stayed and answered them all & explained in great detail. Kind & compassionate doctor."
09/25/2017
"Excellent doctor, recommend him to all my friends & relatives."
09/01/2017
"Couldn't be better."
08/21/2017
"Wonderful and compassionate doctor."
07/30/2017
"The most thorough and professional doctor I've seen in many years."
07/22/2017
"very good"
07/22/2017
"Every thing was good!"
06/24/2017
"he was friendly, and explained some things and what to do."
06/12/2017
"i took cards to give out if asked"
06/12/2017
"the advice and counsel was appropriate for my condition."
06/12/2017
"These comments are based on the interactions with Dr. Scuderi. His PA, Theo, was terrific. Spent time, seemed concerned and answered leftover questions."
05/15/2017
"I will be using this practice new"
04/20/2017
"Good."
04/12/2017
"Dr. Scuderi is the most caring MD and excellent surgeon we know - We love him - He is brilliant."
04/12/2017
"Excellent doctor."
04/05/2017
"This is a good time to mention that Dr. Scuderi (and staff) did an excellent job on my knee."
02/21/2017
"Excellent doctor."
02/07/2017
"I have had both right & left knee total replacements now. I have recommended Dr. Scuderi to a few of my friends, as I was given excellent care and am extremely happy with my results!!!"
02/02/2017
"I have full confidence in Dr. Scuderi and have recommended him to many of my family and friends. So far all have agreed with my recommendation."
02/02/2017
"Dr. Scurried has been a very good provider from the first time I met in 2013.He has not changed."
02/01/2017
"I had a few questions and they were all answered and explained well."
01/14/2017
"excellent"
12/28/2016
"Dr. Scuderi was courteous, professional and friendly."
12/19/2016
"#10. Definitely!"
12/05/2016
"Good."
12/02/2016
"Very good."
11/27/2016
"Dr. Scuderi is the only Dr. I would use for knee surgeries. He has all ready done 3 laproscopic surgeries on my knees. I am very satisfied. He is going to do my knee replacement."
10/26/2016
"Very good experience."
10/18/2016
"I would recommend Dr. Scuderi to everyone I know. I sing his praises always."
09/28/2016
"I would definitely recommend Dr. Scuderi to others."
09/19/2016
"Scuderi was attentive and responsive all of the time"
08/30/2016
"the best team ever"
07/18/2016
"Dr. Scuderi was very rushed and impatient. He talked to me in a very condescending way and belittled my concerns. His diagnosis was very unclear and was rude to me when I returned for further clarification."
05/24/2016
"i indicated earlier my satisfaction with dr scuderi"
05/10/2016
"I have a lot of trust in my dr., I've never had a bad experience ever."
05/09/2016
"Best Doctor ever!"
05/09/2016
"listened to my concerns and answered my questions."
05/08/2016
"Very satisfied with this provider and have already recommended him to others."
05/08/2016
"extremely knowledgeable"
05/04/2016
"It was a pleasure dealing with the Dr and his entire staff. Answered all my questions about my occasional knee pain."
04/25/2016
"Not only is Dr. Scuderi an excellent doctor but he is also a very happy & kind man."

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In the news

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