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Specialty:

Orthopaedic Surgery

Sub Specialty:
Knee 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 East
UPMC Presbyterian
UPMC Mercy

Language Spoken:
German

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

UPP - Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex
8000 Cranberry Springs Drive
Cranberry Twp, PA 16066
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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:

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

Education:

MD, Albert-Ludwigs-Universitat Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany

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


Fellowships:
Hospital for Special Surgery,
New York, NY



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January 03, 2019

visit went as coveted. my family has a history with Dr Musahl. He is everything you would expect from a provider. He is extremely knowledgeable in the orthopedic surgery field and we feel comfortable with him and the care he provides.

January 03, 2019

Dr. Musahl is an excellent physician and does an excellent job ensuring his patients feel confident in the care they are receiving.

December 27, 2018

very informative of my condition

December 26, 2018

Dr. Musahl listened to what I had to say and made a recommendation from there. He is the best when it comes to shoulder pain.

December 26, 2018

very good doctor

December 26, 2018

The Doctors were both very helpful and nice and explained things well.

December 14, 2018

Dr. Musahl and his staff are wonderful. They are very caring and very prompt. Glad my PCP referred him to me.

December 13, 2018

Volker has a lot of abilities, however I personally felt he could have cleaned the front and back of my knee with a scope percedure, causing positive relief in addition to benefit.

December 13, 2018

good

December 11, 2018

This doctor/surgeon is the absolute best person !!!!!! The care I received was impeccable,of the highest quality . I will recommend this doctor to anyone who is in need of his skills.