Photo: Matthew W. Tetreault, M.D.



Anterior Total Hip Replacement
Partial and Total Knee Replacement
Revision Hip and Knee Replacement


Clifton Park

Dr. Matthew Tetreault is a board-certified, fellowship-trained lower extremity adult reconstruction surgeon. He specializes in total hip replacement (including the direct anterior approach), total and partial knee replacement (including robot-assisted surgery), revision hip and knee replacement, and trauma-related injuries. He is dedicated to developing evidence-based treatment plans that are tailored to meeting the individual goals of his patients and getting them back to the activities they enjoy.

Born and raised in the Capital District, Dr. Tetreault graduated from Guilderland High School. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in chemistry and economics from Williams College in Williamstown, Massachusetts, and his Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. After medical school, he completed his orthopaedic surgery residency at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois, before undergoing additional training through a lower extremity adult reconstruction fellowship at the renowned Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. This included dedicated training in complex primary (first-time) and revision (redo) hip and knee replacement.

Dr. Tetreault is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, and the Mid-America Orthopaedic Association as well as a consultant reviewer for The Bone & Joint Journal and The Journal of Arthroplasty. He has published multiple book chapters and scientific articles in peer-reviewed journals in addition to presenting studies at national orthopaedic meetings.

When he is not seeing patients, Dr. Tetreault enjoys exercising and spending time with his family.

Dr. Tetreault is available to see patients at our Albany, Clifton Park, Malta, and Schenectady offices.

  • Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry and Economics: Williams College, Williamstown, MA
  • Doctor of Medicine: University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Orthopaedic Surgery Residency: Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL
  • Lower Extremity Adult Reconstruction Fellowship: Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
  • Mid-America Orthopaedic Association
  • The Bone & Joint Journal, Consultant Reviewer
  • The Journal of Arthroplasty, Consultant Reviewer
  • Board-certified, fellowship-trained lower extremity adult reconstruction surgeon Dr. Matthew Tetreault was featured by NEWS10 to discuss hip replacement. A hip replacement patient was also interviewed detailing her own experience.

    Allison underwent hip replacement surgery after 2 years of experiencing pain and described her experience. Dr. Tetreault discussed hip replacement surgery and what it entails, including the benefits and recovery.

    This procedure allows patients to get back to doing what they love.

  • PATIENT SUCCESS! | A 69-year-old woman suffering from arthritis with severe joint deformity recently underwent same-day bilateral total knee replacements with Dr. Matthew Tetreault.

    She is currently 3 weeks post-op and is doing well with her recovery. Take a look at her before and after photos above!

    To schedule an appointment with Dr. Tetreault, please call (518) 631-4530.

  • “Dr. Tetreault is an excellent doctor. He always treats me with gentleness. He cares for his patients' health. Thanks to his treatment, I am no longer in pain.”
    – Maria R.
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  • “I was very pleased with Dr. Tetrault and Nicole. Looking forward to my next appointment.”
    – Jennifer C.
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  • “Dr. Tetreault was very professional and very nice. I got in and out which is always great! ”
    – Dawn B.
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