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Orthopaedic Surgery

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

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Shadyside
UPMC Presbyterian

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Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
304 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


MD, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine,
Baltimore, MD

West Virginia University School of Medicine,
Morgantown, WV

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April 24, 2017

Dr Yates replaced my right knee and now my left knee is giving out. He still shows concern about new and not so good knee.

April 24, 2017

Dr. Yates replaced my left knee 6 months ago. The results have been excellent. My knee pain was very very bad due to an existing condition. Now I have returned to my normal activity in a way I never thought possible. There isn't a day that goes by that I don't think of Dr Yates and am reminded of how very grateful I am that he was the surgeon who was recommended to me aND that I used for my knee replacement.Besides being a great surgeon Dr. Yates is kind and funny and never appears to be in a hurry with my appointments.

April 19, 2017


April 17, 2017

Everyone in Dr. Yates office and Shadyside hosp was extremely professional and courteous. I got great care.

April 17, 2017


April 12, 2017

I love Dr. Yates office. all the people work there are always so happy and helpful! Dr. Yates is never rushed and takes time to answer my questions. I'm very happy with this office!

April 10, 2017

exceeded my expectations !

April 05, 2017

very good care

April 03, 2017

great people

April 03, 2017

Dr. Yates is a very caring and considerate doctor. I was totally satisfied with him and his wonderful staff! I would highly recommend this wonderful doctor.