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Orthopaedic Surgery

Sub Specialty:
Hip Surgery
Musculoskeletal Oncology
Knee Surgery
Hip Replacement Surgery
Knee Replacement Surgery
Arthroscopic Knee Surgery

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

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Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.6 Stars
217 Patient
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UPP - Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Shadyside Medical Building (Joint Reconstruction Center)
5200 Centre Ave.
Suite 415
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Office Phone:
(412) 687-3900


Orthopaedic Surgery, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery


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

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March 26, 2018

I was impressed with everyone I dealt with.

March 19, 2018

dr mcgough's office is good and he was a very great help to me.

March 19, 2018

great staff. they seem to have a game plan to get to the core problem without me asking a lot of questions. they just let you know what the next step is if they figure out what my problem is. very impressed so far.

February 26, 2018

Dr. McGough is an amazing physician. Always personable, knowledgeable and puts the pt first.

February 26, 2018

dr mcgough is the best amzing dr i ahve had to date

February 19, 2018

Dr. McGough is definitely knowledgeable, but his bedside manner is horrible and I felt like he didn't listen to me or care to hear my symptoms at all. He was very condescending.

February 05, 2018

He is an outstanding doctor in all ways.I feel fortunate to have used his services.

January 08, 2018

I am always treated with respect and courtesy by Dr. McGough and his entire staff.

January 08, 2018

everyone we encountered during my visit was extremely helpful and friendly.

December 18, 2017

Fr. McGough is great he really cares about you