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Richard L. McGough III, MD


Orthopaedic Surgery

Sub Specialty:
Musculoskeletal Oncology
Orthopaedic Surgery (Pediatric)

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

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4.8 Stars
113 Patient
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University of Pittsburgh Physicians

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


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August 10, 2015

Dr. McGough and the staff are always kind, helpful and have always made my visits comfortable. I feel truly cared for there, not just another number!

August 10, 2015


August 10, 2015

We love Dr. McGough and his entire staff. He has a wonderful bedside manner and is a fantastic surgeon who did an amazing job operating on our daughter's knee. She is back to full activity level and we owe all of that to Dr. McGough!!!!

August 03, 2015

The Dr. was extremely nice, had the time to answer all my questions- no matter how stupid....Made me feel comfortable.Made me glad that I met him..

July 06, 2015

love love love Dr McGough! trust him completely! compassionate, caring, knowledgeable, man, wouldn't want to be in anyone else's care!

June 08, 2015

I love that my doctor embraces my concern and relays information that helps me to understand my situation and the activity of his work and purposes.

March 30, 2015

Very personable. Feel good about upcoming surgery.

February 16, 2015

Dr McGough is very compassionate and listens carefully to your questions. He reviews test scans in great detail and makes sure you fully understand your condition and recommended procedures to be followed

February 09, 2015

All very good.

January 05, 2015

I was pleased that Dr. McGough was able to put me at ease considering that this could have been a much more stressful appointment for me.

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