Specialty Care Center Wheeling

Jumping girlThe Wheeling Hospital Center for Pediatrics has partnered with Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC to now make it easier than ever for residents of Wheeling, West Virginia to have access to specialty care services for pediatric patients and their families. Children's Hospital Specialty Care Center Wheeling offers convenient access to highly skilled specialists who travel to the center to provide outpatient services, including diagnostic evaluations and follow-up care.

To schedule an appointment or make a referral, please call 304-243-3276.

Spring 2016 Anticipated Schedule

Spring 2016 Schedule (PDF)

Pediatric Cardiology/Heart Institute
Apr. 5, 19
May 3, 17, 31
Jun. 7, 21

Pediatric Gastroenterology
Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday
Apr. 7, 21, 25, 26
May 5, 19, 23, 24
Jun. 2, 8, 27, 28

Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery
Apr. 1, 8, 22
May 6, 13, 20, 27
Jun. 10, 17, 24

Pediatric Neurology
Thursday and Friday
Apr. 1, 14, 28
May 20, 26
Jun. 3, 23

Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery
Apr. 4
May 2
Jun. 6

Pediatric Otolaryngology
Apri. 27
May 9
Jun. 22

Pediatric Pulmonology Medicine
Thursday and Friday
Apr. 8
May 11, 12
Jun. 10


We are now participating providers in the following insurance plans to ensure that our patients in Wheeling, West Virginia can enjoy the expert specialty care available through Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC and our pediatric specialists.

  • Carelink Commercial
  • The Health Plan of the Upper Ohio Valley, Inc.
  • Medicare
  • Mountain State Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • West Virginia Medicaid
  • CareSource

*Please call the physician's office to verify insurance coverage prior to scheduling an appointment. Referral/authorization from referring physician may need to be obtained for office visits.

Doctors and Staff

Meet the specialists who are close to home at Children's Hospital Specialty Care Center Wheeling.

Pediatric Cardiology

Francis McCaffrey, MD

Pediatric Gastroenterology

Feras Alissa, MD
Andrew Chu, MD

Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery

Indranil Sau, MD

Child Neurology

Bilal Sitwat, MD
Jen Diserio, CRNP
Christina Patterson, MD

Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery

Patrick Bosch, MD

Pediatric Otolaryngology

Dennis Kitsko, DO

Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine

Erick Forno, MD, MPH

10 Medical Park
Tower 1, Suite 305
Wheeling, WV 26003
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