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Specialty:

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
219 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

UPMC Hamot - Orthopedics
300 State St.
4th Floor
Erie, PA 16507
Office Phone:
(814) 877-8370
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

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

Education:

MD, Thomas Jefferson University Medical College, Philadelphia, PA

Residency:
UPMC Hamot Medical Center,
Erie, PA


Fellowships:
Allegheny General Hospital,
Pittsburgh, PA



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May 02, 2018

I am pleased with Dr. Cortina and his staff

May 02, 2018

Dr. Cortina Is attentive and interested in the patient's concerns. this includes his staff.

April 25, 2018

dr was experienced and knowledgable

April 24, 2018

always good

April 16, 2018

excellent experience....staff was very helpful and accommodating.

April 16, 2018

Dr. Cortina and his nurses and receptionist were very knowledgable, courtous and congenial. Dr. Cortina was very helpful in another issue I had and his recommendation.

April 04, 2018

Everyone was polite

April 02, 2018

The staff and care we got were excellent

March 26, 2018

All were very nice and responsive. Courteous and knowledgeable.

March 12, 2018

From walking into the office until I left it was a great experience; couldn't have gone better