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Specialty:

Orthopaedic Surgery

Sub Specialty:
General Spine/Back/Neck (Non-Surgical)
Spine/Back/Neck Surgery

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

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Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.7 Stars
500 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

University of Pittsburgh Physicians

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Kaufmann Medical Building
3471 Fifth Ave.
Suite 1010
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 687-3900
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UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex
8000 Cranberry Springs Drive
Cranberry Twp, PA 16066
Scheduling Phone:
(412) 687-3900
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Education:

MD, Rush University Medical College, Chicago, IL

Residency:
Hospital for Special Surgery,
New York, NY


Fellowships:
Hospital for Special Surgery,
New York, NY



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November 08, 2016

Dr. Donaldson and his staff were very professional

November 02, 2016

Dr. Donaldson was a pleasure to deal with!!!!!

October 26, 2016

Very happy with Dr. Donaldson and UPMC

October 25, 2016

Good

October 19, 2016

I love Dr.Donaldson and his team.

October 18, 2016

the doctor could have cared less, will not return

October 11, 2016

exellent rapport

October 05, 2016

Front office staff was extremely attentive. Dr Donaldson did a fantastic job on my severe neck surgery. Very pleased with the results.

September 27, 2016

I feel Dr. Donaldson and staff were very professional and supplied my concerns with the health issue at hand. I would highly recommend his office for treatment if needed.

September 27, 2016

dr Donaldson is the ONLY surgeon I would consider invasive treatment of my neck back or arm. I trust him whole heartedly