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Orthopaedic Surgery

Sub Specialty:
General Orthopaedics
Hip Replacement Surgery
Knee Replacement Surgery
Arthroscopic Knee Surgery
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
Sports Medicine (Upper Extremity)
Sports Medicine (Lower Extremity)

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Hamot

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.8 Stars
214 Patient
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UPMC Hamot - Orthopedics
300 State St.
4th Floor
Erie, PA 16507
Office Phone:
(814) 877-8370


Orthopaedic Sports Medicine, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Orthopaedic Surgery, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery


MD, Thomas Jefferson University Medical College, Philadelphia, PA

UPMC Hamot Medical Center,
Erie, PA

Allegheny General Hospital,
Pittsburgh, PA

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February 05, 2018

went quickly and on time.

January 24, 2018

Dr Cortina......The Doc of Rock !

January 24, 2018

I feel confident that Dr Cortina is great

January 23, 2018

It was a very pleasant visit the staff was very nice and the Dr. made me feel very comfortable and he made the information very easy to understand and he answered all the question and he took the time to listen to my concerns I would recommend him to family and friends.

January 23, 2018

Dr Cortina is a great doctor. I trust him completely and have recommended him to others.

January 23, 2018

I feel very secure in the care of Dr Cortina. He takes time to explain and answer questions. I feel he really cares about his patients and wants the best for them.

January 22, 2018

very pleased with Dr. Cortina. Wish I would have gone to him earlier for my knee problem.

January 22, 2018

Dr. Cortina is an asset to UPMC Hamot.

January 22, 2018


January 22, 2018

they where all good