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St. Luke’s Orthopaedic Surgeon Nicholas J. Avallone, MD, Named Top Doctor By “Inside Jersey” Magazine
November 20, 2015

Bethlehem, PA (11/20/2015) -- St. Luke’s orthopaedic surgeon Nicholas J. Avallone, MD has been selected as one of New Jersey’s top doctors in orthopaedic surgery. Dr. Avallone, an orthopaedic sports medicine specialist with St. Luke’s Orthopaedic Specialists in Phillipsburg, was recently featured by Inside Jersey magazine as one of the top physicians in the Garden State.

Nicholas J. Avallone, MD 

Nicholas J. Avallone, MD

The selection process for Inside Jersey’s Top Doctors edition is conducted by Castle Connolly Medical, a respected medical ratings research firm based in New York City. Top doctors are nominated by their peers in an extensive survey process. Ranking is also based on physicians’ medical education, training, hospital appointments, administrative posts, professional achievements and malpractice and disciplinary history as screened by Castle Connolly’s physician-led research team. Only those doctors who are among the very best in their specialties and in their communities are selected for inclusion.

A graduate of Princeton University and Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Dr. Avallone completed his residency training at Harvard’s Orthopaedic Combined Residency Program and a fellowship in orthopaedic sports medicine at Lenox Hill Hospital. Dr. Avallone has been in practice for eight years and serves as Head Team Physician for two colleges and five high schools in the region. He is dual board certified in orthopaedic surgery and orthopaedic sports medicine and his special interests include ACL reconstruction, rotator cuff repair, concussion management, arthroscopy of the shoulder and knee and hand, wrist, elbow and ankle ligament repairs. Dr. Avallone sees patients at St. Luke’s Orthopaedic Specialists, St. Luke’s Bone & Joint Institute, St. Luke’s Hillcrest Plaza, 755 Memorial Parkway, Building 200, Suite 201 in Phillipsburg, New Jersey. Appointments can be made by calling 908-859-8884.


Karen Boksan
Director, Network Marketing/Public Relations
St. Luke's University Health Network