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Specialty:

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):
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
UPMC Mercy
UPMC Presbyterian


Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.8 Stars
549 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

UPP - Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
UPMC Mercy Professional Building
1350 Locust St.
Suite 220
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Office 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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Kaufmann Medical Building
3471 Fifth Ave.
Suite 1010
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 687-3900
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Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
4401 Penn Ave.
2nd Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
Office Phone:
(412) 692-5530
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UPMC Rooney Sports Complex
3200 S. Water St.
Pittsburgh, PA 15203
Office Phone:
(412) 687-3900
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

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

Education:

MD, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Residency:
Temple University School of Medicine,
Philadelphia, PA


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



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January 23, 2018

Greatest

January 23, 2018

Dr. Fowler treated me very good. He was a wonderful, polite doctor.

January 23, 2018

I have no complaints. I thought he did a good job.

January 23, 2018

As always, Dr. Fowler surpassed our expectations in regards to care for our son. we couldn't ask for a better surgeon.

January 23, 2018

He listened and explained everything in easy to understand terms.

January 19, 2018

Dr John Fowler and team are the best I've ever seen. Extremely courteous helpful passionate. I tell everybody about my experience.

January 19, 2018

Everyone seen was very helpful

January 19, 2018

Waited over half an hour to be seen.

January 16, 2018

Most cheerful and caring man. When he enters a room it's a better place. He makes you feel very confident you're getting top care

January 16, 2018

Dr. was friendly, interested in my case, listened to what I had to say, explained my ailments, answered my questions.