Dr. DeLuca has a special interest in shoulder, hip and knee arthroscopy, joint replacement and spine surgery.
Dr. DeLuca received his bachelor’s degree in Physics from Franklin and Marshall College, where he was an All-American football player. He earned a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine and Master of Science degree from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine before joining OIP in 2007.
Dr. DeLuca is certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery. He is a member of the American Academy of Osteopathic Surgeons, American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics, American Osteopathic Association, Pennsylvania Osteopathic Medical Association, Society of Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, North American Spine Society, International Society for the Advancement Spine Surgery, and Pennsylvania Orthopedic Society. Dr. DeLuca is the recipient of the 2007 Bob Green, D.O. Memorial Award, which is given annually to the D.O. orthopedic surgeon who achieved the highest combined score in the written and oral board certification examination.
Dr. DeLuca performs minimally invasive spine surgery, TOPS motion preservation spine surgery, cervical disc replacement, neck surgery, kyphoplasty, anterior total hip replacement, hip arthroscopy, shoulder replacement & arthroscopy, knee arthroscopy & replacement, endoscopic carpal tunnel release, and general fracture treatment.
Dr. DeLuca performed the first TOPS™ surgery in the U.S. at UPMC Pinnacle West Shore in Mechanicsburg in July 2017. He was the third surgeon on the East Coast to perform the Microport bikini incision total hip replacement in March, 2020. He is currently involved in several research projects involving the hip & spine. He has given lectures and presented research nationally and internationally on hip and spine surgery. He has received numerous clinical teaching awards from UPMC Pinnacle and has been featured in the Leading Physicians of the World magazine.