PREMIER Orthopaedic Associates

Premier Orthopaedic Associates features a team of skilled sub-specialists with diverse backgrounds, trained at some of the finest medical institutions in the country and parts of the world. Our team has been assembled to offer patients in Southern Jersey the highest quality Orthopaedic care available. These specialists are at the top of their field in Orthopaedic, spine and neck care, sports medicine, arthroscopic surgery, joint pain and arthritis care, pain management and hand and wrist care. Premier Orthopaedic Associates have you covered from head to toe.


Premier Orthopaedic Associates is a medical practice founded in 1998 by Thomas A. Dwyer, MD with the intention of providing a higher level of Orthopaedic care to patients in South Jersey. Premier is an Orthopaedic medical practice in a rural setting. The specialists at Premier provide some of the highest quality orthopaedic care available in our region. We work hard every day to improve patient care and a convenient and comfortable visit, each and every time. Our surgeons are trained at top institutions, with specialized fellowship training in their unique fields. Premier provides specialists focused on Sports Medicine, Spine Surgery, Hand and Wrist Care, Joint Replacement, Foot and Ankle Care and Pain Management. Our surgeons are focused on providing each patient with every option available to help them get back to living their lives comfortably and pain free.

Thomas A. Dwyer

MD, FAAOS, Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon, Fellowship Trained Arthroscopic Shoulder, Knee Reconstruction Medicine

Fred McAlpin

DO, FAOAO, Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon, Fellowship Trained Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

John B. Catalano - MD

 MD, FAAOS, Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon, Fellowship Trained Orthopaedic Trauma Surgery

Richard C. Diverniero

Board Certified 
Orthopaedic Surgeon

Peter A. Sarkos, DO

DO, FAOAO, Board Certified Orthopaedic Hand Surgeon, 
Fellowship Trained Hand,Wrist & Microvascular Surgery

Kimberley Y. Smith

MD, FAAPMR/FAAPM, Double Board Certified Pain Medicine and Physical Medicine, Rehabilitation, Fellowship Trained Pain Medicine

Vincent N. Disabella, DO

Double Board Certified, 
Fellowship Trained Primary Care Sports Medicine Physician

Chiara Mariani

Board Certified, 
Fellowship Trained Physical 
Medicine and Rehabilitation

Eddie S. Wu, DO

DO, Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon, Fellowship Trained Adult Total 
Joint Reconstruction 

Laurence N. Fitzhenry, IV

MD, Board Certified Anesthesiology, Pain Management, Fellowship Trained Pain Medicine

Mark K. Levitsky

MD, Board Certified 
Orthopaedic Surgeon

David A. Bundens

MD, Board Certified 
Orthopaedic Surgeon      

Bruce A. Monaghan

Fellowship Trained in Hand and Microvascular Surgery 

Mark Ayzenberg, MD

MD, Fellowship Trained in Sports Medicine, Arthroscopy and Reconstructive Surgery,
Orthopaedic Surgeon

Adam Zucconi DO

DO, Medical Director of Occupational Medicine, Double Board Certified in Sports Medicine and Family Medicine

Trina Lisko

DO, FAAPMR, Triple Board Certified, Physical Medicine&Rehabilitation, Electrodiagnostic, Sports Medicine, Fellowship Trained Sports and Spine Medicine                     

Robert P. Falconiero

DO, FAOAO Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon, Fellowship Trained Sports Medicine                     

Niti D. Cooper

DO, Board Certified, Fellowship Trained Anesthesiology & Interventional Pain Management

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