Hand, Wrist & Elbow Surgery
Dr. Puopolo earned his medical degree from SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn in 1997 after earning a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Duke University. He completed his internship in general surgery at New York University Medical Center and his orthopedic surgery residency at NYU-Hospital for Joint Diseases in Manhattan. He then completed a fellowship in hand and upper extremity surgery at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. He has published and presented on numerous topics in orthopedics and hand surgery. He is board certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons.
Dr. Puopolo specializes in the treatment of hand, wrist and elbow problems. He offers extensive experience in both traumatic and degenerative conditions. Special areas of interest include: fractures and other traumatic injuries, carpal tunnel syndrome, rheumatoid hand reconstruction, Dupuytren’s disease and tendon and ligament injuries. Dr. Puopolo offers minimally invasive endoscopic carpal tunnel release surgery.
"Dr. Puopolo is compassionate and understanding. His PA, Tim, is top notch. They listen and respond to your questions with confidence and clarity. The office staff is wonderful, from greeting at the front desk to the nurses in the waiting room. I have complete faith in Dr. Puopolo, as he has performed several hand surgeries for me, every one being successful and unstressful! Highly recommended. "
- East Setauket
- Wading River