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Department Orthopaedic Surgery
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Primary Location

Cleveland Clinic Main Campus


Additional Locations

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Hip Replacement
  • Joint Aspiration
  • Joint Injections
View all 3 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Arthritic Knee Problems
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Hip
  • Arthritis of the Knee
  • Hip Disorders
  • Hip Pain
  • Internal Derangement of the Knee
  • Joint Disorders
  • Knee Joint Disorders
  • Knee Pain
  • Musculoskeletal Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of the Hips in the Elderly
  • Osteoarthritis of the Knees in the Elderly
  • Osteonecrosis
  • Painful Joints
View all 16 Specialties +


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About Colby DeCapua, PA-C

Colby Decapua is a certified physician assistant in Cleveland Clinic's department of Orthopaedic Surgery. He graduated from The Youngstown State with a bachelor degree in Biology. He then pursued his graduate degree at Lock Haven University where he received a Master of Health Science in Physician Assistant Studies Degree in 2011. 

Colby joined Cleveland Clinic in 2011 as an Orthopaedic Physician Assistant in Adult Joint Reconstruction Surgery. He currently sees patients with various hip and knee conditions, specializing in total joint replacements. 

In addition to his work at the Cleveland Clinic he teaches at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. 
Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Graduate School - Lock Haven University
Physician Assistant
Lock Haven, PA USA

Undergraduate - Youngstown State University
Youngstown, OH USA


  • Physician Assistant

Specialty Interests

Hip and Knee Arthroplasty

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

210 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
5 out of 5
Explains 4.9
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 5
Patient Rating of Doctor 5

25 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2023

I am very pleased with my Dr and my PA Cobey. Cobey is very friendly, listen to my concerns and makes me feel like he is really concerned about my health and well being.

Reviewed on Sep 7, 2023

Dr Colby is wonderful again showed interest and concerns about me

Reviewed on Aug 28, 2023

Dr. Colby was open to my concern of next step being other knee(L) or same side hip. I believe that he and Dr. Murray will come to a solution on what happens next. Murray's team was recommended to me by a former patient and the team is certainly deserving of their high marks. I highly recommend!

Reviewed on Aug 16, 2023

My experience with Dr Colby was nothing less than excellent. He was thorough with the exam and explanation of treatment and very kind.

Reviewed on Jun 28, 2023

I will always recommend the Cleveland Clinic and my doctors. Extremely satisfied with my treatment. No complaints here!

Reviewed on Jun 5, 2023

He was great! He answered all of our questions with empathy and concern. He's the best!

Reviewed on May 19, 2023

I would like to apologize to Dr. , Spraying my knee, I understand now why .Thankyou my knee is much better ! See you next visit.

Reviewed on May 10, 2023

I've seen Colby DeCapua for Eufflexa injections previously and today.I request him as he is very Professional and skilled. He always takes time explaining the procedure And is very caring and gentle.

Reviewed on May 10, 2023

PA was great!

Reviewed on May 1, 2023

Explained in detail my condition; viewed X-Rays with PA and MD. They pointed out the damage to my knee joint and ex[lained their plan to repair It.

Reviewed on Apr 17, 2023

Colby was knowledgeable and took time to answer all my questions. He was professional and caring. I give him high rating for his service.

Reviewed on Apr 5, 2023

Colby gave great care... Just a real pleasure to have him in my care!

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2023

During a time of difficulty in scheduling any doctors appointments, getting in to see Colby DeCapua was within a reasonable amount of time.

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2023

He's a Good Doctor

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2023

I would recommend him to others.

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2023

Colby is an AMAZING PA. Very caring, explains everything thoroughly, and has a gentle touch. I refer all my family and friends to him when possible.

Reviewed on Feb 8, 2023

Already have recommended Dr. Murray and his team for knee replacements..! Colby and the crew are awesome!!!

Reviewed on Jan 25, 2023

Dr kolby very nice and caring!

Reviewed on Jan 25, 2023

Dr kolby, as I call him, is an excellent and thorough physician.

Reviewed on Dec 21, 2022

Dr. Colby was fast and efficient.

Reviewed on Dec 16, 2022

I always have a good visit whenever I see my doctors never have no bad visits keep up the good work

Reviewed on Dec 16, 2022

Dr Colby is an excellent doctor you have a good one on your team

Reviewed on Sep 22, 2022

I love dr colby!! Thorough and compassionate.

Reviewed on Sep 22, 2022

Will continue to see dr colby

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2022

The PA explained my ex-ray very well.

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