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Specialty:

Orthopaedic Surgery

Sub Specialty:
General Orthopaedics
Shoulder Surgery
Hip Replacement Surgery
Knee Replacement Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Bedford
UPMC Altoona


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

UPMC Altoona - Elite Orthopaedics
249 Hospital Dr.
Everett, PA 15537
Office Phone:
(814) 623-1166
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800 S. Logan Blvd.
Suite 2200
Hollidaysburg, PA 16648
Office Phone:
(814) 889-3600
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Orthopaedic Surgery, American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery

Education:

DO, Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, Erie, PA

Residency:
Memorial Hospital,
York, PA


Fellowships:
Sinai Hospital of Baltimore,
Baltimore, MD



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January 13, 2020

Dr. Clayton spent time explaining all my questions and options I had to help me improve my possible walking with a walker again. He also ordered a much needed shower chair. He listened to me while I explained all my surgeries on my right knee.

January 10, 2020

Dr. Clayton took me in for my appointment even though I was running late (transportation was running late..Very kind of him...very hands on doctor very understandable.. thank him for that

January 06, 2020

I went into the emergency room from ambulance with a broken leg yes both phones broke and other issues around it. I didn't know any doctor there so I ask for Dr. Claytons trauma team. And he just has done an excellent job! Before the second surgery he x-rayed every thing again before continuing on to the second surgery. Where he found a few things that he had to take care of when he did my surgery.

December 23, 2019

I thought I received the best possible care from Dr. Clayton, the hospital, and all involved in my post-operative care. I thank all for the great care I received.

December 19, 2019

This is by far the friendliest doctor office that I have ever been to. Patti, the receptionist was incredibly kind, helpful and a real pleasure to meet. The nurse that took me back to the room and assisted with the x-rays was so nice to me. Dr. Clayton was excellent. He took his time with me and didn't make me feel rushed. He listened to my concerns, answered all of my questions and he was very honest. He was very personable and his bedside manner was great.

November 04, 2019

I was definitely satisfied with Dr Clayton. He was helpful and a good communicator

October 21, 2019

I really liked and respected Dr Clayton. He gave me his opinion and gave me options for my treatment. He is a very kind and compassionate physician.

October 03, 2019

This provider has always taken excellent care of me. He made sure I understood all the options and possible prognosis.

September 30, 2019

everyone was so caring & made me feel like a person not just another patient

September 16, 2019

I would recommend Dr Clayton to anyone who needs knee evaluation and/or surgery