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Specialty:

Orthopaedic Surgery

Sub Specialty:
Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery
Spine/Back/Neck Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC East
UPMC Presbyterian
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC


Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
3.9 Stars
392 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

University of Pittsburgh Physicians

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Shriners Hospital for Children
1645 W. 8th St.
Erie, PA 16505
Office Phone:
(814) 875-8700
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UPMC at Oxford Drive
600 Oxford Dr.
Suite 200
Monroeville, PA 15146
Office Phone:
(412) 687-3900
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Children's North
2599 Wexford Bayne Rd.
Sewickley, PA 15143
Office Phone:
(412) 692-5530
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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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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Orthopaedic Surgery, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Education:

MD, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

Residency:
Duke University School of Medicine,
Durham, NC

Duke University School of Medicine,
Durham, NC


Fellowships:
University Berne,
Berne, Switzerland

Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children,
Dallas, TX



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March 07, 2017

every time we was at the office the dr was in and out spending less then 10 min with us, it always felt rushed.

March 06, 2017

I was nervous to come in the office after reading so many negative reviews on a doctor, but my child really needs help. Dr Ward was very kind and answered all of my questions. His stall was also very kind. He was not able to help with my child's pain but was able to direct us as to where to go next and relieve us that her spine is not fractured or worse. So we are very thankful for the time he took with us.

March 06, 2017

the wait was way to long my appointment was at 12:35pm and didn't get seen till almost 3pm I think that's cray because we was on time and shouldn't of had to wait so long

February 27, 2017

Awesome

February 27, 2017

Dr. Ward is an excellent doctor!

February 27, 2017

we had a horrible experience with Dr. Ward he was rude and would not listen he also was very condescending .. I would never tell anyone with a child to go see him he acted like we were wasting his time .. it's such a shame that someone with all that knowledge would behave that way with a child .

February 14, 2017

good experience for my child;

February 13, 2017

This provider was new to us, as our previous provider has retired. The experience was very good with no issues.

February 03, 2017

Everyone - The Entire Staff Helped Take Away A Lot Of My Anxiety About The Visit

January 30, 2017

Dr. Ward is great. Very caring for the children