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Orthopaedic Surgery

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

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

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.7 Stars
433 Patient
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UPP - Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
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

Hospital for Special Surgery,
New York, NY

Hospital for Special Surgery,
New York, NY

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February 28, 2019

first visit with Dr. Donaldson. I thought it was a good visit.

February 28, 2019

I was very impressed with every aspect of my appt. and if I need further treatment it will certainly be Dr. Donaldson.

February 27, 2019

great experience

February 19, 2019

dr Donaldson is da bomb

February 19, 2019

Dr. Donaldson is probably the most compassionate physician I have ever had. He does not jump into doing surgery unless it is really needed. His staff respects him and it shows in the treatment of the patient. I am glad he was recommended to me.

February 19, 2019

would have liked more time to review scan I had and questions about it

February 13, 2019

everyone was very professional and thoughtful

February 13, 2019

Health care at this facility was very good. No bad experiences we're had.

February 12, 2019

very good!

February 12, 2019

I always receive the best care possible when I see Dr. Donalson.