David Freccero, MD

Assistant Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery

David Freccero
771 Albany Street


David Freccero, MD is an orthopedic surgeon with many years of experience treating veterans. He is a fellow of two orthopedic societies and has developed spinal protocols for Boston Medical Center.


  • Wayne State University, MD
  • Yale University, BS


  • Published on 10/26/2022

    Lentine B, Beesley H, Dicken Q, Niu R, Freccero DM, Smith EL. Reduced Narcotic Utilization in Total Joint Arthroplasty Patients in an Urban Tertiary Care Center. Arthroplast Today. 2022 Dec; 18:125-129. PMID: 36325518.

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  • Published on 8/4/2022

    Freccero DM, Van Steyn P, Joslin PMN, Robbins CE, Li X, Efremov K, Shukla P, Talmo CT, Bono JV. Continuous Femoral Nerve Block Reduces the Need for Manipulation Following Total Knee Arthroplasty. JB JS Open Access. 2022; 7(3). PMID: 35935602.

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  • Published on 5/30/2022

    Worgul CA, Freccero DM. Amyloidosis of the Femoral Neck: An Unusual Cause of Pathologic Fracture. Arthroplast Today. 2022 Aug; 16:73-77. PMID: 35662992.

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  • Published on 3/21/2022

    Worgul CA, Lentine B, Dicken QG, Freccero DM. Catastrophic Failure of the Tibial Component After Total Knee Arthroplasty: Fracture and Dissociation Between the Baseplate and Stem. Arthroplast Today. 2022 Apr; 14:194-198. PMID: 35330666.

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  • Published on 3/15/2022

    Niu R, Egan C, Fang C, Duru N, Alley MC, Freccero DM, Smith EL. Total Joint Arthroplasty in Homeless Patients at an Urban Safety Net Hospital. J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 2022 Jun 01; 30(11):523-527. PMID: 35294408.

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  • Published on 3/11/2022

    Varady NH, Abraham PF, Kucharik MP, Freccero DM, Smith EL, Martin SD. Comparing the Risk of Osteonecrosis of the Femoral Head Following Intra-Articular Corticosteroid and Hyaluronic Acid Injections. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2022 Jun 15; 104(12):1055-1060. PMID: 35275891.

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  • Published on 12/23/2021

    Varady NH, Chen AF, Niu R, Chung M, Freccero DM, Smith EL. Association Between Surgical Opioid Prescriptions and Opioid Initiation by Opioid-Naïve Spouses. Ann Surg. 2021 Dec 23. PMID: 34954759.

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  • Published on 10/15/2021

    Alley MC, Shewmaker GS, Vaickus MH, Niu R, Freccero D, Smith EL. Early Discharge After Total Hip Arthroplasty at an Urban Tertiary Care Safety Net Hospital: A 2-Year Retrospective Cohort Study. J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 2021 Oct 15; 29(20):894-899. PMID: 34232930.

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  • Published on 8/20/2021

    Varady NH, Abraham P, Kucharik MP, Eberlin CT, Freccero D, Smith EL, Martin SD. No Association Between Intrauterine Contraceptive Devices and Musculoskeletal Hip Joint Pain. Arthrosc Sports Med Rehabil. 2021 Oct; 3(5):e1407-e1412. PMID: 34712979.

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  • Published on 6/23/2021

    Varady NH, Amen TB, Abraham PF, Chopra A, Freccero DM, Smith EL, Martin SD. Image-Guided Intra-articular Hip Injections and Risk of Infection After Hip Arthroscopy. Am J Sports Med. 2021 07; 49(9):2482-2488. PMID: 34161174.

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