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Doctor

Richard L. McGough III, MD

SPECIALTY:

Orthopaedic Surgery

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

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


Language Spoken:
French


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

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
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Orthopaedic Surgery, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

EDUCATION:

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

Residency:
Rhode Island Hospital,
Providence, RI


Fellowships:
MD Anderson Cancer Center,
Houston, TX

Rhode Island Hospital,
Providence, RI



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April 06, 2016

All medical staff were excellent.

March 21, 2016

Excellent service

March 14, 2016

competent, engaged, caring

January 25, 2016

Dr. Mcgough is great at explaining my progress since knee surgery. I am confident in having him as my surgeon.

December 07, 2015

He makes me feel good.

November 09, 2015

Always a pleasure visiting Dr McGough's office!

October 12, 2015

I appreciate the concern and advice given by Dr. McGough throughout the past four years.

September 28, 2015

My appointments with Dr. McGough always go smoothly. He is an excellent care giver.

September 21, 2015

Dr. McGough III, MD provided me with excellent care. His down to earth attitude was refreshing. He took the time to ensure I understood everything he was telling me. He showed me my MRI and explained it in detail to me. Overall, he is an outstanding physician and medical provider, who I would visit again when necessary.

August 31, 2015

very good visit



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