Matthew J. DiPaola, M.D., will join the medical staff at Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center as an orthopedic surgeon affiliated with UBMD Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine effective July 1.
DiPaola has extensive experience in treating shoulder arthritis, rotator cuff tears, sports injuries around the shoulder and elbow, and shoulder and elbow fractures. He has advanced training and expertise in shoulder and elbow replacement, arthroscopic and open rotator cuff repair, minimally invasive shoulder and elbow surgery and reverse shoulder replacement.
DiPaola and his family are moving to the Buffalo/Niagara region after living in the metro Cincinnati region for the past seven years. While in Ohio, DiPaola served as assistant professor of orthopedics at Wright State University in Dayton and director of the shoulder and elbow service at the Dayton VA Medical Center.
An honors graduate of Weill Cornell Medical College in New York City, DiPaola served his internship and surgical residency at Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals, Philadelphia. He completed his fellowship in Reconstructive Shoulder and Elbow Surgery at the University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York City.
DiPaola is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and has published more than two-dozen research articles in peer-reviewed medical journals. He is widely respected as a medical conference lecturer and instructor.
He will hold office hours in the Summit Healthplex, 6934 Williams Road, Suite 600, Niagara Falls.