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Nicholas J Violante, DO

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Nicholas J Violante, DO


Orthopedic Surgery

Joint Replacement


Excelsior Orthopaedics
3925 Sheridan Dr STE 100
Amherst, NY 14226

Excelsior Orthopaedics
6934 Williams Rd STE 700
Niagara Falls, NY 14304


Kenmore Mercy Hospital
2950 Elmwood Avenue
Kenmore, NY 14217






"Dr. Violante and his physician assistant are both very professional and very considerate." - Kristen F.

"Dr. Violante has been excellent. He has been very friendly, yet also very respectful to me as a patient. I am looking forward to him replacing both hips this year, with the right being done in June and the left about 3 months later. Everyone at Excelsior has been fantastic." - Tom S.

"Dr. Violante gave me back my mobility. My surgical and recovery experience was remarkable. He is not only an outstanding surgeon, he is also a very professional and compassionate provider." - Sam L.

Area of Expertise

  • Minimally invasive hip replacement using the anterior approach.

Care Philosophy

Excelsior Orthopaedics believes every patient deserves to receive the finest musculoskeletal care in a compassionate and professional atmosphere. We are dedicated to create individualized treatment plans for all our patients and their families. We treasure our relationships with patients, families, referral sources and the community.

All members of our fine staff are guided by these values:

Every patient is somebody's mother, father, sister, brother, grandparent, child, or close friend. We care for all patients as if they were members of our own family. We respect people's time and care-giving responsibilities and are poised to assist in any way we can. We are proud of our staff and the years of education and training they have secured to make Excelsior Orthopaedics a true Center of Excellence.


Dr. Violante specializes in the treatment of hip and knee conditions, with expertise in total joint replacement...including, revisions to previous total joint procedures. He has extensive training in the use of minimally invasive joint replacement procedures, such as, anterior hip, which minimize the risks of "traditional" surgery and focuses on getting patients back to their normal routines quickly.

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Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (2006)
Degree: Doctor of Osteopathy

Millcreek Community Hospital, Erie, PA (2011)


  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (2006)

  • Paediatric Advanced Life Support (2006)

  • Advanced Trauma Life Support (2009)


  • Boating
  • Fishing
  • Family Time

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