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Orthopaedic Surgery

Sub Specialty:
General Orthopaedics
Elbow Surgery
Hand,Wrist,and/or Upper Extremity Surgery
Hand Surgery
Wrist Surgery
Finger(s) Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Passavant

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.8 Stars
204 Patient
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Tri Rivers Musculoskeletal Centers
127 Oneida Valley Rd.
Suite 302
Butler, PA 16001
Scheduling Phone:
(866) 874-7483

6998 Crider Rd.
Suite 110
Mars, PA 16046
Office Phone:
(866) 874-7483


Hand Surgery, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Orthopaedic Surgery, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery


MD, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

University of Washington School of Medicine/Academic Affairs,
Seattle, WA

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November 03, 2017

Always very helpful and considerate and very explanatory with Tri Rivers Muskuloskeletal

October 27, 2017

temporarily repaired hand

August 23, 2017

This was a very positive experience to handle a serious medical emergency.

August 22, 2017

Great visit! The only downside was that I was told to arrive 10 minutes before my appointment but wasn't seen until an hour later.

July 28, 2017

the computer system was down for part of our office visit which caused appointments to run late. Dr. pffeafle and his staff were calm about it and continued to keep us posted.

July 11, 2017

Knowledgeable, courtesy and pleasant.

July 11, 2017

Everyone at Tri-Rivers was very kind and helpful through the entire process.

June 29, 2017

he was very nice.

June 02, 2017

very friendly and knowledgeable

May 23, 2017

I was very pleased with my appointment with Dr. Pfaeffle and his staff. The doctor was very kind and attentive, and quickly came up with a concrete plan to resolve my health issue.