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Specialty:

Orthopaedic Surgery

Sub Specialty:
Hip Surgery
Knee Surgery
Hip Replacement Surgery
Knee Replacement Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Shadyside


Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.6 Stars
518 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

University of Pittsburgh Physicians

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Shadyside Medical Building (Joint Reconstruction Center)
5200 Centre Ave.
Suite 415
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Office Phone:
(412) 802-4100
Scheduling Phone:
(412) 687-3900
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Orthopaedic Surgery, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Education:

MD, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Residency:
Temple University School of Medicine,
Philadelphia, PA




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January 17, 2017

Dr. Crossett replaced both of my hips. Because of his expertise, my life has changed immeasurably. He is a phenomenal surgeon.

January 12, 2017

they were very good excellent

January 10, 2017

dr crossett changed my quality of life with knee replacemant.

January 05, 2017

very prompt

January 05, 2017

It was a very good experience this time.

January 03, 2017

Best cortisone injection I have ever received; practically no pain at all; immediate relief for my knee. I appreciate that he took the time to consider a long-term plan to resolve my issues before immediately turning to surgery.

January 03, 2017

very pleased with speed and courtesy of all staff.

January 03, 2017

Everything was great. I was very impressed by the caring staff, by the respectful and thoughtful physician interactions, and by the quality differential diagnosis. The only negative was that the docs didn't quite include the patient in their final deliberations about what treatments/follow-ups to recommend.

December 27, 2016

overall,my visit was a pleasant one.thank you .

December 22, 2016

Dr. Crossett is AMAZING..The surgery performed on my right knee made it possible for me to walk without the AWFUL pain I endured for 5 years from a previous surgery from another physician. It is like a new beginning for me.