Dr. Andrew Terrono, MD

Hand Surgeon

Book an Appointment

Choose your insurance
Loading...
Choose your insurance
Loading...
No Results
What's the reason for your visit?
Orthopedic Consultation
125 Parker Hill Avenue, Boston, MA, 02120
250 Pond Street, Braintree, MA, 02184
123 Waterhouse Rd, Bourne, MA, 02532

Qualifications and Experience

Education

Hospital Affiliations

Languages Spoken

Board Certifications

Professional Memberships

Awards and Publications

In-Network Insurances

Specialties

Professional Statement

**If your injury is work related or motor vehicle related, please provide this information as we cannot bill your health insurance ** At Hand Surgical Associates our philosophy is to have individualized patient-centric care. We will make the visit as pleasant and efficient as possible. The goal of a visit is "Happy Hands". Onsite advanced imaging can be available the same day as the appointment if it is appropriate to better serve you. I am a board certified Orthopaedist, I have completed a hand fellowship and have a certificate of added qualifications in Hand Surgery. My practice is limited to problems of the hand, wrist, forearm, and elbow. This includes surgery for arthritis, tendon, nerve and bone problems. I am an expert in arthritis surgery and nerve decompression as well as in minimally invasive hand and wrist surgery. This includes arthroscopy, needle aponeurotomy and collagenease injection for Dupuytren's contracture. Sports and occupational injuries are my specialty. I am Chief of Hand Surgery at the New England Baptist Hospital and Clinical Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Tufts University. I am co-director of the Tufts University combined hand Fellowship and have trained over 50 hand surgeons. I have participated in many conferences and lectures and written on many subjects regarding Hand Surgery. I am originally from New York and am an avid sports fan. After living in Boston for over 25 years I am now a Bruins, Celtics, Patriots and Sox fan. I was a varsity football player in college and I am very interested in sports injuries and maximizing function. I have taken care of professional, college and high school athletes. I treat all patients with the same principles. I look forward to helping you with your upper extremity problem

Zocdoc Awards

Verified Patient Reviews

Overall Rating
Bedside Manner
Wait Time

It was quick and easy except for the injection.

Overall Rating
Bedside Manner
Wait Time

Dr. Terrono was very knowledgeable and professional. He gave an honest and thorough assessment which we greatly appreciated.

(Verified Patient)

Overall Rating
Bedside Manner
Wait Time

Great

(Verified Patient)

Overall Rating
Bedside Manner
Wait Time

Superb. He took his time with me., was kind and gentle. Then explained my options. I have a hand fracture and sought out the best of the best. The Chief of hand surgery at the world renowned New England Baptist Hospital!

(Verified Patient)

Overall Rating
Bedside Manner
Wait Time

I have been seen by many hand surgeons over a 15 year period. Fortunately I finally found Dr. Terrono. He is absolutely the best there is.

(Verified Patient)

Overall Rating
Bedside Manner
Wait Time

The best place to be

(Verified Patient)

Overall Rating
Bedside Manner
Wait Time

Overall, the office visit was very efficient. I was seen within 15-20 minutes of the scheduled appointment time, I was sent for x-rays and was given a diagnosis and an injection all within one (1) hour.

Overall Rating
Bedside Manner
Wait Time

Very short wait X-rays took only a few minutes Time spent with Dr Terrano was fairly brief but informative and successful

Overall Rating
Bedside Manner
Wait Time

Excellent care. Everyone was helpful.

Overall Rating
Bedside Manner
Wait Time

He is the best

(Verified Patient)

Overall Rating
Bedside Manner
Wait Time

It was a perfect meeting of the minds. He was friendly, professional, and most informative. I know that I chose the RIGHT physician and environment.

(Verified Patient)

Overall Rating
Bedside Manner
Wait Time

The doctors office recommended I complete a very thorough pre appointment form which was available online. I thought Dr. Terrono was very thorough and professional.

(Verified Patient)

Overall Rating
Bedside Manner
Wait Time

Dr. Terrono was thorough yet didn't "over-treat". I had two visits to have him look at a finger injury I sustained in a football game. After two visits (both of which included x-rays) he concluded that physical therapy was my best next step and recommended several other physicians.

(Verified Patient)

Overall Rating
Bedside Manner
Wait Time

Most pleased.

(Verified Patient)

Overall Rating
Bedside Manner
Wait Time

It was super easy - he diagnosed my issue and fixed it impressively quick!

(Verified Patient)

Overall Rating
Bedside Manner
Wait Time

Excellent!

(Verified Patient)

Overall Rating
Bedside Manner
Wait Time

I received prompt, courteous, and thorough treatment/attention.

(Verified Patient)

Overall Rating
Bedside Manner
Wait Time

Great experience

Overall Rating
Bedside Manner
Wait Time

Dr. Terrono was fantastic and staff were kind and helpful. X-Rays and physio next door in the same building were super convenient.

(Verified Patient)

Overall Rating
Bedside Manner
Wait Time

Fast and to the point. Calls a spade a spade. I trusted him and will continue to see him.

(Verified Patient)

Overall Rating
Bedside Manner
Wait Time

I didn't have to wait, which is a big plus, and I found Dr. Terrano to be friendly and efficient.

Overall Rating
Bedside Manner
Wait Time

I did not feel he cared about me. I was surprised because he seemed to have great ratings and that's why I chose Dr. Terrono. He did not introduce himself which surprised me. I wasn't able to finish what I was saying before he would interrupt me. Will not be going back nor would I ever recommend him. End of the appointment, he told me I could take Ibuprofen and that would help relieve the pain- so he didn't bother to read the information I spent time filling out. THAT, and doing nothing was what I wrote helps the pain.

(Verified Patient)

Overall Rating
Bedside Manner
Wait Time

Love the 7:40 appt availability! Dr Terrono was great and we loved that he went alternate/healing route rather than surgery or other more invasive plan of care.

(Verified Patient)

Overall Rating
Bedside Manner
Wait Time

This office is full of nice, smart, and very efficient people. I was treated with great respect. Dr Terrono is a gem.

(Verified Patient)

Overall Rating
Bedside Manner
Wait Time

Think the inside person/receptionist needs an assistant.....

Overall Rating
Bedside Manner
Wait Time

Will be returning to see him in a month. If I need a hand dic later would see him again.

(Verified Patient)

Overall Rating
Bedside Manner
Wait Time

After leaving Dr, Terrono office my mother and I realize we had a wonderful experience. My mother 89 had severe pain in her hand. Dr Terrono was very patience and caring a reassure her comfort. Today she feel better and happy. I highly recommend Dr. Terrono he is an eminence in his field, the hand! Dr. Terrono es un excelente doctor.

(Verified Patient)

Overall Rating
Bedside Manner
Wait Time

When they are good you wait. With a smile on your face and a magazine in your hands. They have seen what others missed. I feel better already.

Overall Rating
Bedside Manner
Wait Time

Dr. Terrono was very pleasant and thorough when examining my hands. He gave me information to read in between seeing him and returning after my xrays. I don't know if the pamphlets were meant to provide information regarding what I should do to help the pain/swelling now (until I decide to have surgery), but Dr. Terrono didn't talk about that and I forgot to ask. He also mentioned a splint that could be made to support my finger during the first part of the appt, but that was not brought up again when I returned from my xrays. I will definitely use the hospital email system to follow up with these things.

(Verified Patient)

Overall Rating
Bedside Manner
Wait Time

Good except they had it as a follow up appt where it was a visit for a new issue. Other than that it was good.

Overall Rating
Bedside Manner
Wait Time

Thorough and informative.

(Verified Patient)

Overall Rating
Bedside Manner
Wait Time

I felt respected. I love that in a doctor.

Overall Rating
Bedside Manner
Wait Time

Excellent. Very pleased that he is my doctor for my hand problem.

(Verified Patient)

Overall Rating
Bedside Manner
Wait Time

I was the one who was late for my appointment, but the office staff took it in stride and made me feel at ease right away. Dr. Terrono was thorough, professional and extremely knowledgeable. All of the staff, including the x-ray technicians were helpful and friendly.

(Verified Patient)

Overall Rating
Bedside Manner
Wait Time

Good Dr with sound advice and an understanding person. The staff all seemed good but the wait time was ridiculous. Some patients left rather than waiting and at least two patients arrived in the office on the wrong day.

(Verified Patient)

Overall Rating
Bedside Manner
Wait Time

He's terrific!

Overall Rating
Bedside Manner
Wait Time

Efficient, knowledgable with good explanation of problem.

Overall Rating
Bedside Manner
Wait Time

Two (painful) thumbs up!

Overall Rating
Bedside Manner
Wait Time

The wait was terrible and the staff was not that friendly. I felt like Dr. Terrono didn't even take the time to hear what my problem was. After a quick examination he is pawning me off to another doctor in his practice. When I asked what my next steps were he said I don't know, ask the other doctor. Rude.

Overall Rating
Bedside Manner
Wait Time

Dr. Terrono is very knowledgable, and thorough. Would highly recommend.