David Freccero, MD
Assistant Professor
Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine
Orthopaedic Surgery

MD, Wayne State University
BS, Yale University

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.

ConforMIS, Inc. 12-005
02/16/2017 - 03/31/2028 (PI)
ConforMIS, Inc.

Actis Total Hip System 2 Year Follow-Up
04/10/2017 - 12/31/2022 (PI)
DePuy Synthes Joint Reconstruction


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  1. 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; PMCID: PMC9619144; DOI: 10.1016/j.artd.2022.09.008;
  2. 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).View Related Profiles. PMID: 35935602; PMCID: PMC9354944; DOI: 10.2106/JBJS.OA.21.00155;
  3. Worgul CA, Freccero DM. Amyloidosis of the Femoral Neck: An Unusual Cause of Pathologic Fracture. Arthroplast Today. 2022 Aug; 16:73-77. PMID: 35662992; PMCID: PMC9160656; DOI: 10.1016/j.artd.2022.03.014;
  4. 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; PMCID: PMC8938886; DOI: 10.1016/j.artd.2022.02.002;
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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; PMCID: PMC8527253; DOI: 10.1016/j.asmr.2021.07.003;
  10. 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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2011 The Army Meritorious Service Medal
2009 The Army Achievement Medal
2007 The Army Commendation Medal
1998 US Army Health Professions Scholarship
1996 Howard Hughes Science Fellowship
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