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Meet your doctor

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

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

    • Professor,

  • 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

Patient comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Comments are displayed in their entirety and are anonymous for patient privacy.

08/29/2019
"Dr Scuderi is the epitome of excellent knee surgeons. His knowledge,techniques,and rapport are beyond reproach. I truly love this physician. He has replaced two of my knees. I thank the Day my primary care doctor recommended Dr Scuderi"
08/29/2019
"Dr. Scuderi is an excellent doctor and surgeon and his Assistant Theo is extremely knowledgeable and professional. This experience has been positive and satisfying on every level."
08/29/2019
"provider came highly recommend"
08/23/2019
"he did the surgery on my daughter and we are please"
08/19/2019
"satisfied"
08/12/2019
"Dr. Scuderi is one of the finest orthopedic surgeons you will ever find. He has a stellar reputation and kind demeanor. He performed bilateral total knee replacement on me and it has changed my life completely. He has a great team! I have recommended Dr. Scuderi several times already and will continue to do so."
07/26/2019
"Love Dr. Scuderi!"
07/24/2019
"I've recommended Dr. Scuderi to several people."
07/10/2019
"I always tell people about my experience with Northwell in Garden City"
07/09/2019
"this care provider was HIGHLY recommended to me. in return, I would definitely recommend him to someone who needed care."
07/09/2019
"would DEFINITELY recommend Dr Scuderi & staff. Blessed experience."
07/02/2019
"Dr. Scuderi provided thorough info & confidence."
06/13/2019
"Concerned care provider."
06/12/2019
"dr Scuderi and his staff are very professional and personable. he is an excellent doctor and I would highly reccomend him. His surgical skills gave me my life back regarding activities I couldn't do before my knee replacement"
06/10/2019
"I am satisfied with my surgery"
06/04/2019
"good visit"
06/04/2019
"I am very comfortable. My questions are valued and always answered. I have great confidence in Dr Scuderi"
05/30/2019
"Dr was very informative and knowledgeable. He made you feel at ease. Also, his fellow assistant (Jason) I m sorry I don't remember his last name, was also knowledgeable."
05/25/2019
"I have many times have recommended Dr Scuderi to many people who suffer with knee pain. My surgery was 12/2001 and am very satisfied. it's just lately 2/2019, I had a problem with my knee. But I understood why I am feeling this way, and at ease not to go for additional surgery, just physical therapy."
05/23/2019
"2 sisters are scheduling appointments with Scuderi"
05/21/2019
"Dr. Scuderi was very thorough with the initial exam & explained everything in detail. He is a very pleasant person to have on board as a doctor. I am happy to be his patient!"
05/21/2019
"My visit was a yearly check-up for my knee replacements. The doctor was very good he took the time to explain why I was coming yearly."
05/14/2019
"The doctor was perfectly fine, no complaints."
05/14/2019
"I've recommended Dr. Scuderi to many people"
04/27/2019
"Always satisfied"
04/26/2019
"I spent most of the time with the fellow, but he was very nice & knowledgeable - Dr. Scuderi was very helpful, did not try to push tx such as surgery."
04/19/2019
"Love Dr. Scuderi!"
04/19/2019
"Dr Scuderi did a great job of explaining the possible reasons for my knee pain. He explained what was on the xrays and what further testing was needed to tell definitively what is causing my pain."
04/13/2019
"I have often recommended Dr Scuderi's practice to others seeking treatment."
04/10/2019
"dr Scuderi is very good doctor"
03/28/2019
"Dr. Scuderi is very thorough and inclusive"
03/23/2019
"I have referred Dr. Scuderi to everyone I know that have knee problems. In fact, on my employees have their consultation appointment coming up next week."
03/22/2019
"I was very satisfied with the care provider. The attendance I received was very professional, that helped a lot. Thank everybody."
03/21/2019
"been going there for over 6 years still great"
03/09/2019
"VERY TRUST HIM I AM IN GOOD HANDS THANKS"
03/09/2019
"would absolutely recommend! Dr Scuderi is what all doctors should be like!!"
03/09/2019
"Outstanding Doctor and Surgeon"
03/07/2019
"My overall care has been an excellent one with one exception. Dr. Scorderi has been a great physician in my opinions and I'm TRULY grateful."
03/07/2019
"The best Dr in his field"
03/04/2019
"Dr Scuderi is unquestionable the best knee surgeon I have encountered. he did my Mom's knee replacements and been my Dr for years now."
02/28/2019
"Upon meeting Dr. Scuderi I knew he was the doctor I would trust to do my knee replacement. He was very professional, answered all my concerns, and gave me the support needed to go to surgery with a very positive attitude."
02/25/2019
"have already recommended him to others"
02/15/2019
"The MD was good, but clearly very busy. Much of what he said was technical to his scribe. You can tell he is very good at his job, but I felt more like a burden than a patient at times. "
02/11/2019
"Dr. Scuderi was great. He explained what I needed to do fro my diagnosis and before moving on to new information he asked if I was comfortable and understood what had just been explained to me. He was very calming and waiting until I was 100% sure that I understood what to expect for the upcoming procedure."
02/11/2019
"I've already recommended two of friends to Dr Scuderi....He is an excellent doctor"
02/06/2019
"Have already recommended 3 persons"
02/03/2019
"Love the dr. & Theo. I live in Suffolk County so its a 45 min. ride but so worth it. "
01/29/2019
"the care provider could have spent more time with me instead of rushing the visit"
01/28/2019
"I'VE BEEN TO YOUR OFFICE FOR DIFFERENT PROBLEMS AND NEVER HAD ANY PROBLEMS."
01/23/2019
"Dr. Scuderi is wonderful. "
01/21/2019
"I really like the Doctor."
01/07/2019
"Best Dr. anywhere. He fixed an ongoing problem I had with a dislocated patella in my left knee that had been operated on twice before but was not corrected. He was able to correct my problem and give me a new lease on life."
12/29/2018
"Dr scurderi and his team is the best"
12/21/2018
"100% to everything. Dr. Scuderi put me at ease. I have complete confidence in him. Excellent interaction with staff too."
12/19/2018
"I would highly recommend Dr. Scuderi. he did an excellent job on my knee."
12/04/2018
"Dr. Scuderi did a knee replacement on my wife. A ok reason I chose him."
11/27/2018
"I always recommend Dr Scuderi to everyone. He is the only one I trust with my knee problems."
11/26/2018
"you guys are awesome"
11/24/2018
"Dr. Scuderi was recommended by a friend and the Dr. was even better than I was told. I am glad my friend gave me his name."
11/19/2018
"THE DOCTORS AND NURSES WHERE VERY GOOD INTELEGENT"
11/12/2018
"Very pleased with the discussion with Dr Scuderi. He is going to be my surgeon as I feel confident in his ability, knowledge, and someone I can entrust to my care for the knee surgery."
11/12/2018
"Dr. Scuderi was my second opinion doctor. I have never been so happy to get a second in my life. I wish PA Guierra referred me to him sooner!"
11/05/2018
"Dr. Scuderi is the best"
11/04/2018
"EXTREMELY COMPETENT AND CARING DOCTOR AND STAFF"
10/28/2018
"everyone was very professional"
10/25/2018
"to me their A-1"
10/15/2018
"When I need my left knee done again Dr. Scuderi will be doing it."
10/06/2018
"Dr.Scuderi has always been a concerning doctor along with his PA Theo"
09/29/2018
"I do recommend it to other people who - have the same health problem that I have. Is a very good doctor. "
09/25/2018
"Patient - friendly MD. Thoughtful, professional and knowledgeable. Overall, a great doctor!"
09/24/2018
"Dr. Scuderi is the BEST."
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."