John T. Capo, MD

  • Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Phone: 212-598-2370

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

hand injury, wound care procedure, dupuytren's contracture, finger fracture, hand deformities, elbow fracture, elbow surgery, wrist fracture, wrist surgery, nerve surgery, carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS), compression injury of nerve, hand arthritis, hand fracture, hand surgery, unspecified injury of wrist and hand, pain in the arms, trigger finger, tendon injuries, orthopaedic procedures, orthopedic surgery
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  • Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Surgery (Surgery of the Hand), 2013
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery - Orthopaedic Surgery, 2013
Education and Training
  • MD from Univ. Medicine & Dentistry NJ, 2012
  • Fellowship, Indiana University, Indiana Hand Center, Microvascular Surg, 1998
  • Residency, Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Orthopaedics/Surgery, 1997

Locations and Appointments

45 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • ElderPlan
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Child Health
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Indemnity
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield MediBlue
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Fidelis Child Health
  • Fidelis Exchange
  • Fidelis Family Health
  • Fidelis Medicaid
  • Fidelis Medicare
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon NJ
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NJ Medicaid
  • NY Medicaid
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • QualCare
  • Touchstone Medicare
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community & State Plan
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
  • Visiting Nurse Service (VNS) Medicare
*Insurance listed above may not be accepted at all office locations. Please confirm prior to each visit. The information presented here may not be complete or may have been changed.
NYU Orthopaedic Surgery Associates

530 1st Avenue, Suite 8U
New York, NY 10016

NYU Orthopaedic Surgery Associates

377 Jersey Avenue, Suite 280
Jersey City, NJ 07302

NYU Orthopaedic Surgery Associates

433 Hackensack Avenue, 2nd Floor
Hackensack, NJ 07601


Phone: 201-343-1717

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My Research


  • Comparative Readability of Shoulder and Elbow Patient Education Materials within Orthopaedic Websites

    Beutel, Bryan G; Danna, Natalie R; Melamed, Eitan; Capo, John T
    Bulletin of the Hospital for Joint Diseases (2013). 2015 Dec. 73 (4): 249-256

  • Fracture pattern characteristics and associated injuries of high-energy, large fragment, partial articular radial head fractures: a preliminary imaging analysis

    Capo, John T; Shamian, Ben; Francisco, Ramces; Tan, Virak; Preston, Jared S; Uko, Linda; Yoon, Richard S; Liporace, Frank A
    Journal of orthopaedics & traumatology. 2015 Dec. 16 (2): 125-131 e116114

  • In vitro kinematics of the proximal interphalangeal joint in the finger after progressive disruption of the main supporting structures

    Caravaggi, Paolo; Shamian, Benhoor; Uko, Linda; Chen, Linda; Melamed, Eitan; Capo, John T
    Hand (New York, N.Y.). 2015 Sep. 10 (3): 425-432

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