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Orthopaedic Surgery

Sub Specialty:
Shoulder Surgery
Elbow Surgery
Hand Surgery
Wrist Surgery
Finger(s) Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Monroeville Surgical Center
UPMC McKeesport
UPMC Passavant

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Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.8 Stars
233 Patient
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Orthopaedic Specialists - UPMC
9104 Babcock Blvd.
5th Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
Office Phone:
(877) 471-0935

Corner of Northern Pike & Rte. 22
4803 Northern Pike
Monroeville, PA 15146
Office Phone:
(877) 471-0935


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


MD, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

Duke University School of Medicine,
Durham, NC

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December 28, 2016

time spent in the exam room was minimal and felt as if he was rushed...this was a follow up appointment after having elbow surgery nearly 3 months ago and I would have expected some time discussing what was to be expected next regarding physical therapy and physical limitations

December 19, 2016

Dr Sotereanos is the best dr around.. I drive from Cleveland to see him.. his is the only upper extremity dr that my family and I trust.. dr Dean has great bedside manner and treats everyone like family.. there is not many Drs like this around.. he was able to repair my arm after a horrible multiple mistakes surgery in Cleveland..just wish he was closer to where we live

December 14, 2016

I was very impressed with Dr. Dean. He cleaned out my lt shoulder and removed the tip of my collar bone and in the last 2 months of thearpy I have more mobility in my arm than I did in September!!! He is an excellent doctor!!!

December 12, 2016

dr. Sotereanos is excellent for scaphoid fracture diagnosis and treatment, Dr. Lesniak also very specific. great physicians

December 12, 2016

thank you for the wonderful care I received at upmc passavant

November 23, 2016

very best will recommend him very highly

November 16, 2016

this was the first time i had seen dr dean. he was very warm, friendly and took the time to explain all the options re my possible surgery. I feel very informed regarding my options.

November 16, 2016

Very pleasant experience.

November 16, 2016

I was VERY impressed with Dr. Sotereanos. It was obvious that that office is a very large operation with many employees. What struck me was Dr. Sotereanos' manner in that he treated me like I was the only patient that he had, took his time and answered every single question- and there were many - that I posed. He is wonderful and all the employees with whom I came into contact were great! Now that is the way to run a medical office!!

November 07, 2016

I was impressed with the accuracy of information provided to me about my specific condition and the different options for treatments I have.