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. His 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 in northern New Jersey. He is Board-Certified for the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.
While Dr. Pizzurro’s training took place at what U.S. 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 University Medical Center for his orthopedic residency training. He remains associated with St. Joseph’s through a teaching affiliation as an Associate Clinical Professor of Orthopedics. He enjoys teaching and working with these young surgeons in training.