- Sports Medicine
Gerald Yacobucci, M.D. is an expert in the field of orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. He has been practicing since 1982, when he earned his medical degree, graduating Summa Cum Laude, at State University of New York (SUNY) in Buffalo.
He received his Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy of SUNY as well, graduating with a Dean’s Commendation for Academic Excellence. Dr. Yacobucci performed his internship in general surgery at Millard Fillmore Hospital in Buffalo and his residency in orthopedic surgery at SUNY. He took a fellowship in sports medicine at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia.
Dr. Yacobucci is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon with specialty training in sports medicine. He has additional training and experience in surgery to restore damaged or deficient cartilage in the knee.
Dr. Yacobucci has served as team physician, consulting orthopedic surgeon, and clinical instructor for hospitals and medical centers, and professional, college and high school sports teams. Dr. Yacobucci has published articles in orthopedic and sports medicine journals, presented on numerous topics, and participated in clinical research.
He is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the American Orthopedic Society of Sports Medicine, Arthroscopy Association of North America, and the International Cartilage Repair Society.
For more information on Dr. Yacobucci, please refer to his website at: www.DrYaco.com