Jeffrey V. DeLuca, M.D.

Sports Medicine Specialist | Knee & Shoulder Surgeon, Total Joint Specialist

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Office Locations:
Darien, Norwalk, Westport

Specialty Areas:
Orthopedic Surgery, Arthroscopic Surgery of the Knee & Shoulder, Total Knee Replacement, and Sports Medicine

Board Certification:
American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons: 2024

Medical Licenses:

Jeffrey V. DeLuca, M.D. is Board Certified with the American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons and has been practicing Orthopedics in Norwalk since 1992. Dr. DeLuca’s practice focuses on sports medicine, total knee replacement, biosurgery including cartilage regeneration and arthroscopic reconstruction of the knee and shoulder. He obtained his medical degree at Temple University in Philadelphia and his Orthopedic training at Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, Virginia. Dr. Deluca completed Fellowships in Orthopedic research at Yale University, Orthopedic Trauma at Boston City Hospital and Sports Medicine at the Washington Orthopedic and Knee Clinic in Washington, D.C. Dr. DeLuca was a recipient of the Scallon Award for Innovative Surgical Procedures, a Castle Connolly Regional Top Docto,r and America’s Top Doctors in U.S. News & World Report. Dr. DeLuca has been in practice since 1992.

Fellowship & Graduate Training:

  • Fellowship: 
    • Orthopedic Research Fellow, Yale University School of Medicine; New Haven, CT: 1986
    • Orthopedic Trauma Fellowship, Boston City Hospital; Boston, MA: 1987
    • Sports Medicine/Arthroscopic Fellowship, Washington Orthopedic and Knee Clinic; 1992
  • Resident: Eastern Virginia Graduate School of Medicine; Norfolk, VA: 1991
  • Internship: Albert Einstein Medical Center; Philadelphia, PA: 1985


  • Doctor of Medicine, Temple University School of Medicine; Philadelphia, PA: 1984
  • Undergraduate: University of Vermont; Burlington, VT: 1976


  • America's Most Honored Doctors - Top 1% (2020)
  • Castle Connolly's Regional Top Doctors 10th Anniversary (2020)
  • Castle Connolly’s Regional Top Doctors in America (2016-2020)
  • Castle Connolly’s Regional Top Doctors 5th Anniversary (2015)
  • Castle Connolly Top Doctors: NY Metro Area (2013-2020)
  • Castle Connolly Top Doctor (2009, 2012-2015, 2019)
  • Moffly Media Top Doctor - Fairfield County (2017-2020)
  • Top Doctor Award – U.S. News & World Report (2012)
  • Frank J. Scallon Surgical Award for Innovative Surgical Procedures – Norwalk Hospital
  • Vitals On-Time Doctor Award (2014)
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll

Team physicians for:

  • Bethel High School
  • Brien McMahon High School
  • Danbury High School
  • Danbury Westerners
  • Housatonic Valley Regional High School
  • Immaculate High School
  • Joel Barlow High School
  • Millbrook School
  • New Milford High School
  • Newtown High School
  • Norwalk High School
  • Ridgefield High School
  • SoNo Ice House
  • Staples High School
  • The Hotchkiss School
  • Western Connecticut State University
  • Weston High School
  • Wilton High School

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Conditions and Injuries treated:


  • Meniscus surgery and transplants
  • Cartilage restoration surgery
  • Patellofemoral surgery
  • ACL and revision ACL surgery
  • Complicated multiligament injuries
  • Knee fractures
  • Knee arthroscopy


  • Rotator cuff surgery
  • Dislocations
  • Instability surgery
  • Shoulder and clavicle fractures
  • Labrum surgery
  • Shoulder arthroscopy
  • Throwing injuries


  • Hip arthroscopy


  • Ligament surgery
  • Tendon surgery
  • Elbow arthroscopy
  • Throwing injuries