John Joseph Christoforetti, MD-Sports Medicine - Frisco, TX

John Joseph Christoforetti, M.D.

A member of Texas Health Physicians Group

Sports Medicine
Surgery Orthopedic
Primary Location
Texas Health Orthopedic Specialists
5858 Main Street
Ste 210
FriscoTX 75034
Hospital Affiliations
Texas Health Allen
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  • About Me
    Specialties
    Sports Medicine
    Surgery-Orthopedic
    Gender
    M
    Age
    46
    Education
    Greenville Healh Systems/Steadman Hawkins Clinic of the Carolinas
    Georgetown University School of Medicine - MD
    MedStar Health Georgetown Universtity Hospital Program
    MedStar Health Georgetown Universtity Hospital Program
    Bio
    Dr. John Christoforetti was recruited by Texas Health Physicians Group to serve as a physician executive of Texas Health Sports Medicine, bringing with him over a decade of clinical and academic leadership from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He is board-certified in orthopedic surgery and sports medicine with specialization in hip arthroscopy and shoulder surgery. Dr. Christoforetti received his Doctor of Medicine from Georgetown University School of Medicine. After completing his residency at Georgetown University Hospital, Dr. Christoforetti completed a sports medicine fellowship at the renowned Steadman-Hawkins Clinic of the Carolinas in Spartanburg, South Carolina and Vail, Colorado. He built his international reputation as a thought leader during an 11-year career in his hometown of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, where he served as director of the Center for Athletic Hip Injury at Allegheny Health Network and consultant for multiple professional and amateur athletes from around the world.

    Dr. Christoforetti has served as Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery for Drexel University College of Medicine in Philadelphia, Clinical Faculty for the Rangos School of Rehabilitation Science at Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, and Faculty-at-Large for the American Hip Institute. He has trained over 50 residents, fellows, and graduate students. He is a member of the Board of Directors for the International Society for Hip Arthroscopy, a master instructor of hip arthroscopy for the Arthroscopy Association of North America, and a founding member of the Multicenter Arthroscopic Surgery of the Hip (MASH) Study Group.

    His areas of research interest and peer-reviewed publication include: surgical techniques and clinical outcomes in hip athroscopy, biomechanics of hip stability, and applied laser doppler flometry of the rotator cuff. Awards and honors include membership in Alpha Epsilon Delta and Alpha Omega Alpha honor medical societies. In 2008, Dr. Christoforetti received the Aircast Award for Clinical Science for his original work describing femoracetabular impingement in professional baseball players. In 2018, he was awarded the Castle Connelly Top Doctor Award along with Top Three Rated in Sports Medicine and most recently receiving the Steven S. Snyder Award for Excellence in Education in 2019. He has been quoted as a medical expert in several national publications, including The Atlantic.

    Dr. Christoforetti enjoys traveling, an active lifestyle, and coaching. He resides in Plano, Texas, with his wife and four sons.

  • Additional Locations
    6301 Harris Parkway
    6301 Harris Parkway
    Ste 200
    Fort Worth, TX 76132-4265
    9250 Amberton Pkwy
    9250 Amberton Pkwy
    Dallas, TX 75243-3224
  • Insurance Accepted

    = Accepting New Patients

    • Aetna Better Health Chip Medicaid
    • Aetna Better Health Chip Medicaid
    • Aetna Better Health Star Plans Medicaid
    • Aetna Better Health Star Plans Medicaid
    • Aetna Medicare Adv
    • Aetna TX HealthAetna
    • Amerigroup Medicaid
    • Amerigroup Medicare Adv
    • Amerigroup Medicare Adv
    • Care N Care Medicare Adv
    • Cigna Commercial
    • Cigna Medicare Adv HMO
    • Cigna Medicare Adv PPO
    • City of Euless
    • City of Euless
    • Coventry First Health
    • Coventry First Health Workers Comp
    • Fort Worth Firefighters
    • Galaxy
    • HealthScope (DART)
    • HealthScope (DART)
    • HealthSmart
    • Humana ChoiceCare Commercial
    • Humana HMO PPO Medicare Adv
    • Medicaid Dallas
    • Medicaid Dallas
    • Medicaid Rest Of Texas
    • Medicaid Rest Of Texas
    • Medicaid Tarrant
    • Medicaid Tarrant
    • Medicare Dallas
    • Medicare Dallas
    • Medicare Railroad
    • Medicare Railroad
    • Medicare Rest Of Texas
    • Medicare Rest Of Texas
    • Medicare Tarrant
    • Medicare Tarrant
    • Molina Medicaid Chip
    • Molina Medicaid Star Plans
    • Molina Medicaid Star Plans
    • Molina Medicare Adv
    • PHCS Multiplan
    • ProCare Advantage Medicare HMO
    • ProCare Advantage Medicare HMO
    • Quicktrip
    • QuickTrip
    • Superior Medicaid Chip Plans
    • Superior Medicaid Chip Plans
    • Superior Medicaid Star Plans
    • Superior Medicaid Star Plans
    • Superior Medicare Adv
    • Tricare Humana Military
    • TriWest (BCBS)
    • UHC AARP Medicare Adv
    • UHC Commercial
    • USA Commercial PPO
    • USA Commercial PPO
    • WellMed UHC Medicare Adv HMO (SWHR Medicare Complete)
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