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Orthopaedic Surgery

Sub Specialty:
General Orthopaedics
Hip Replacement Surgery
Knee Replacement Surgery
Arthroscopic Knee Surgery
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
Sports Medicine (Upper Extremity)
Sports Medicine (Lower Extremity)

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Hamot

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
208 Patient
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UPMC Hamot - Orthopedics
300 State St.
4th Floor
Erie, PA 16507
Office Phone:
(814) 877-8370


Orthopaedic Sports Medicine, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Orthopaedic Surgery, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery


MD, Thomas Jefferson University Medical College, Philadelphia, PA

UPMC Hamot Medical Center,
Erie, PA

Allegheny General Hospital,
Pittsburgh, PA

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February 26, 2018

Very informative and patient centered care. Excellent!

February 19, 2018

I was happy that x-rays were done before I saw the doctor.

February 19, 2018

very nice team!

February 12, 2018

Have been to see Dr Cortina in the past and searched him out for current knee problems as I have been very satisfied with his cre

February 09, 2018

Dr. Cortina has performed two surgeries for me in the past. I have always found him to be responsive to my needs.

February 09, 2018

Dr.Cortina has,always treated me with respect and care.

February 05, 2018

I was impressed that Dr. Cortina took the time to listen to me and hear me.

February 05, 2018

went quickly and on time.

January 24, 2018

Dr Cortina......The Doc of Rock !

January 24, 2018

I feel confident that Dr Cortina is great