Allegheny Health Network opens Pediatric Orthopedic Institute — 4 key notes

Written by Eric Oliver | May 16, 2017 | Print  |

Pittsburgh-based Allegheny Health Network opened the Pediatric Orthopaedic Institute in Wexford, Pa.

Here's what you should know.

 

1. The institute offers pediatric and adolescents who suffer from orthopedic or neuromuscular conditions access to same-day care.

 

2. The institute has several physicians, orthopedic surgeons, physician assistants, prosthetists/orthotists, registered nurses and sports medicine specialists on staff.

 

3. The institute is 15,000-square-feet. It features a Kids' Sports and Injury Center, a Spine and Musculoskeletal Center and a Concussion and Sports Medicine Center.

 

4. Pediatric orthopedic surgeon Mark Sangimino, MD, will direct the institute. The rest of the institute's staff is:

  • Pediatric orthopedic surgeon Stephanie L. Schneck-Jacob, MD
  • Pediatric orthopedic nonoperative specialist Cathleen S. McGonigle, DO
  • Concussion and sports medicine specialists Marco Alcala, MD
  • Sports medicine specialist Edward Snell, MD.

 

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