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William F. Donaldson, MD


Orthopaedic Surgery

Sub Specialty:
Spinal Surgery

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

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Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
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271 Patient
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University of Pittsburgh Physicians

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


Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery


MD, Rush University Medical College, Chicago, IL

Rockefeller Univeristy,
New York, NY

Hospital for Special Surgery,
New York, NY

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November 03, 2015

Dr Donaldson is a fine physician He is an expert in his field but is completely understanding and compassionate He explains thoroughly his surgical procedure. He is a gem. Don't let him leave. His nursing staff are also very kind and easy to get in touch with if there problems they are wonderful nurses.

October 28, 2015

Since this was an initial meeting, we were very comfortable and pleased with the visit, staff and services that were rendered.

October 27, 2015

I cannot adequately express how well Dr. Donaldson, his staff and the staff at UPMC Montefiore cared for me before, during and after my recent surgery. This was the first surgery I had in my life and I am amazed how well it worked, how well I have recovered and how well I was cared for. The nursing staff and PT staff at the hospital stands out for special mention. They alleviated my and my wife's concerns and had me up and around and on the mend quicker than I had thought possible. Their care and concern and manner was top notch in every respect. Thank you.

October 27, 2015

The office visit was an overall good experience. All of the nursing staff and the doctors were caring and professional, while being patient to listen to me. The clerical staff was also friendly and helpful.

October 27, 2015

very insightful to my condition and concerns!!

October 20, 2015

The doctor was extremely knowledgeable about all aspects of my problem and answered them to my satisfaction. He explained medical conditions in a way that I could understand. I would highly recommend him and his staff.

October 20, 2015

My doctor is the best.

October 06, 2015

Dr. Donaldson is professional, knowledgeable, caring. He is open to my questions and concerns and has a calm, reassuring demeanor. It has been a year since my surgery and I have been pleased with the care I received during the surgery, the hospital stay and each of the follow-up visits with Dr. Donaldson and his staff. I have recommended, without hesitation, Dr. Donaldson and UPMC to my family and friends.

September 30, 2015

very quick appointment fo deal with urgent pain from accident

September 30, 2015

Dr. Donaldson was kind, compassionate and took time to show me my x-rays and MRI while explaining everything to me. He gave me my options so I could make an informed decision.

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