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Orthopaedic Surgery

Sub Specialty:
Elbow Surgery
Hand,Wrist,and/or Upper Extremity Surgery
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
Finger(s) Surgery
Pediatric Upper Extremity

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Children's Surgery Centers
UPMC Mercy
UPMC Presbyterian
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

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Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.8 Stars
336 Patient
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University of Pittsburgh Physicians

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
UPMC Mercy Professional Building
1350 Locust St.
Suite 220
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Office Phone:
(412) 687-3900

UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex
8000 Cranberry Springs Drive
Cranberry Twp, PA 16066
Scheduling Phone:
(412) 687-3900

Kaufmann Medical Building
3471 Fifth Ave.
Suite 1010
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 687-3900

Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
4401 Penn Ave.
2nd Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
Office Phone:
(412) 692-5530

UPMC Rooney Sports Complex
3200 S. Water St.
Pittsburgh, PA 15203
Office Phone:
(412) 687-3900



MD, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Temple University School of Medicine,
Philadelphia, PA

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

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August 05, 2016

Very satisfied

August 04, 2016

Dr was SO nice and he explained Everthing clearly and seemed to care. I would LOVE if he was OUR own Dr for everything!!!

August 02, 2016

Dr. Fowler is one of the best specialists I've seen in the UPMC system. I always enjoy the time spent and I always learn something about my joints, ligaments and bones.

August 02, 2016

Amazing care, very concerned. did not have a wait time for him to enter my room. We set surgery up for the very next day. Couldn't ask for a better Doctor.

July 26, 2016

Dr. Fowler is simply a great doctor and a nice person. Always willing to explain and spend time with you.

July 21, 2016

very caring doctor

July 15, 2016


July 14, 2016

Dr. John Fowler is a very professional & compassionate physician. I would highly recommend him. He is so very caring in all aspects of his profession. That means so much to us.

July 14, 2016

Dr. Fowler has an awesome bedside manner for a surgeon. Always smiling and very approachable. He takes the time to listen to concerns & offers suggestions for care. I appreciate this as a medical professional.

July 12, 2016

Dr. Fowler is the absolute best at what he does. I would recommend him highly!