Peter F. DiPaolo, M.D. is a Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon with more than 20 years of clinical experience who specializes in minimally invasive orthopaedic surgery including arthroscopic shoulder and knee surgery, total hip and total knee replacements, minimally invasive and conventional open surgeries to the cervical spine and lumbar spine, orthopaedic trauma and treatment of fractures.

Dr. DiPaolo is an attending orthopaedic surgeon and staff member at Clara Maass Medical Center and also is affiliated with McBride Surgical Center and Specialty Surgery of Secaucus.

Dr. DiPaolo is a native of New Jersey and obtained his undergraduate degree in biology from Villanova University (Villanova, PA). He began his medical education at the University of Rome (Rome, Italy). He obtained his Doctorate of Medicine from Rutgers- New Jersey Medical School (Formerly University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey- New Jersey Medical School). He completed one year of general surgery training at University Hospital (Newark, NJ), subsequently completing a five-year residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at The State University of New York (SUNY) Health Sciences Center of Brooklyn (NY). Dr. DiPaolo also has completed additional training in Humeral and Patella Resurfacing which is instrumental in the treatment of degenerative joint disease of the shoulder and knee.

Dr. DiPaolo has affiliations with the following organizations:

  • American Academy of Neurological & Orthopaedic Surgeons,
  • Society for Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery (SMISS),
  • North American Spine Society (NASS),
  • New Jersey Orthopaedic Society (NJOS),
  • UMDNJ- New Jersey Medical School Alumni Association,