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Specialty:

Orthopaedic Surgery
Sports Medicine

Sub Specialty:
Knee Surgery
Shoulder Surgery
Elbow Surgery
Arthroscopic Knee Surgery
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
Sports Medicine (Upper Extremity)
Sports Medicine (Lower Extremity)

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
UPMC Shadyside
UPMC Passavant
UPMC Presbyterian
UPMC Mercy

Language Spoken:
Dutch
French
German

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
82 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

UPP - Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
UPMC Rooney Sports Complex
3200 S. Water St.
Pittsburgh, PA 15203
Scheduling Phone:
(412) 687-3900
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UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex
8000 Cranberry Springs Drive
Cranberry Twp, PA 16066
Scheduling Phone:
(412) 687-3900
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:


Education:

MD, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Residency:
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA


Fellowships:
Kerlan Jobe Orthopedic Clinic,
Los Angeles, CA



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June 29, 2018

good

June 15, 2018

I this dr was great

June 12, 2018

This was the first time I went to Dr. Vanek, and I felt good about her and will continue to see her as I need an orthopedic doctor.

June 01, 2018

GREAT EXPERIENCE.....!!!!!!!

May 31, 2018

very nice

May 31, 2018

Dr. Van Eck is fantastic! She always explains everything very well and is always thorough and up front about the game plan for treatment.

May 30, 2018

Dr. Van Eck is great! She is courteous, professional, and genuinely seems to care about me. She takes the time to address any of my concerns and I am very happy that I found her to do my ACL surgery.

May 24, 2018

Dr. Van Ek is great. Shes very nice and very helpful. She answered all my questions with no problem and tried her best to do everything within my schedule.

May 22, 2018

Positively wonderful.

May 04, 2018

She is the most amazing doctor that I have been to in a long time.