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Ettore Vulcano, MD Email Ettore Vulcano

Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Position
    • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Orthopedics
    • Specialty
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    • Language
    • English
    • Hospital Affiliations
    • Mount Sinai Beth Israel
    • Mount Sinai St. Luke's and Mount Sinai West
    • The Mount Sinai Hospital

Dr. Vulcano is an orthopaedic surgeon specializing in disorders of the foot and ankle as well as limb lengthening, deformity correction and percutaneous foot surgery.

Dr. Vulcano has diverse and extensive training. He graduated summa cum laude from Campus Biomedico University Medical School, the leading-ranked medical school in Rome Italy, and completed a rigorous orthopaedic surgery residency at the University of Insubria in Varese, Italy, also graduating summa cum laude.

He then completed a foot and ankle fellowship at the Institute for Foot and Ankle Reconstruction in Baltimore, MD, and an additional fellowship in limb lengthening, limb realignment, and complex reconstruction at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City, one of the only three centers for limb lengthening and reconstruction in the USA.

A recipient of national and international awards for excellence in clinical research, Dr. Vulcano has a strong research background in orthopedic surgery. He has co-authored several peer-reviewed publications and book chapters, and delivered presentations at national and international conferences.

Dr. Vulcano's unique combination of training allows for a comprehensive clinical evaluation and treatments tailored to each patient. Arthroscopic and minimally invasive surgery are employed whenever possible to shorten recovery time and decrease postoperative pain.

Clinical Focus

  • Achilles Tendinopathy
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Achondroplasia
  • Amputation Of The Foot Or Toe
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Arthroscopy
  • Below-The-Knee Amputation
  • Bunion
  • Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease
  • Clubfoot
  • Diabetic Foot Ulcer
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot Drop Surgery
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot and Ankle Reconstruction
  • Fracture Reduction
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hammer Toe Correction
  • Ligament Sprains
  • Metatarsalgia
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Morton's Neuroma Removal
  • Navicular Fracture
  • Open Reduction And Internal Fixation Surgery
  • Peroneal Tendinopathy
  • Pes Cavus
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Regenerative Medicine
  • Sesamoid Fracture
  • Short Stature
  • Stem Cell Surgery
  • Stress Fracture
  • Tendinopathy
  • Tendon Repair
  • Tenosynovitis
  • Toe Fracture
  • Toe Sprain
  • Turf Toe

Education

MD, Universita' Campus Biomedico Di Roma

Orthopedic Surgery Residency, Universita' dell'Insubria

Fellowship, Foot & Ankle Surgery
Institute for Foot and Ankle Reconstruction

Fellowship, Limb Lengthening & Complex Reconstruction
Hospital for Special Surgery

Language

English