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Specialty:

Orthopaedic Surgery

Sub Specialty:
Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC


Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.5 Stars
441 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

University of Pittsburgh Physicians

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
4401 Penn Ave.
2nd Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
Office Phone:
(412) 692-5530
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Children's North
2599 Wexford Bayne Rd.
Sewickley, PA 15143
Office Phone:
(412) 692-5530
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Children's South
205 Millers Run Road
Bridgeville, PA 15017
Office Phone:
(412) 692-5530
Scheduling Phone:
(412) 692-5530
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Corporate One Building
4055 Monroeville Blvd.
Monroeville, PA 15146
Office Phone:
(412) 692-5530
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Shriners Hospital for Children
1645 W. 8th St.
Erie, PA 16505
Office Phone:
(814) 875-8700
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Orthopaedic Surgery, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Education:

MD, University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, IL

Residency:
Rush Presbyterian St Luke's Medical Center,
Chicago, IL


Fellowships:
Children's Hospital and Medical Center,
Seattle, WA



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November 28, 2016

I waited for a LONG time before finally seeing the doctor and when he finally came into the room the exam was over quickly.

November 16, 2016

Dr. Mendelson is an excellent doctor. He is very caring and thorough.

November 11, 2016

Dr Mendelson took the time to explain to me the nature of my daughter's injury. He went through it step by step so that I would understand what was wrong.

November 03, 2016

My child's provider was amazing!

November 02, 2016

Dr Mendleson is the best he even gave me a hug when i was crying over my daughter needing surgery

November 02, 2016

The only thing that I would have to add is that in my opinion, the doctor seemed rushed. that he did not want to sit and listen to the questions I have to ask

October 28, 2016

great care with children

October 20, 2016

I have had my daughter there a few times she has a bone disease and autism with very bad anxiety Dr.Mendelson was great with her she just loves him.

October 14, 2016

A +++

October 13, 2016

We've always had great help from everyone at Children's Hospital. It was a little challenging this visit simply because we were there so long waiting. None of our previous appointments have taken this long to be seen.