Orthopaedic Surgery

The Division of Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery specializes in problems related to the musculoskeletal system, including inflammatory, congenital, developmental, neoplastic and metabolic problems. Children’s hip, knee and foot problems, as well as spine deformities and limb-length abnormalities, are included in this specialty care. In addition, the orthopaedic service offers 24-hour coverage for trauma and other orthopaedic injuries through the hospital’s Emergency Department.

Referral Requirements

Appointments are accepted directly from parents and/or physician offices. Referrals for patients enrolled in managed care insurance plans may require authorization from the insurance provider and primary care physician. All necessary referral and authorization forms must be received before the patient’s visit. For accurate provider numbers or more information, please call the office number listed.



Clinical Studies

W. Timothy Ward, MD

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Patrick Peter Bosch, MD

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Ozgur Dede, MD

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John Fowler, MD

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Robert J. Goitz, MD

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Jan S. Grudziak, MD, PhD

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Stephen A. Mendelson, MD

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  • Orthopaedic Surgery

    Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
    4401 Penn Avenue
    Floor 2
    Pittsburgh, PA 15224
  • Children's North

    2599 Wexford Bayne Rd.
    Sewickley, PA 15143
  • Children's South

    205 Millers Run Road
    Bridgeville, PA 15017
  • Children's East

    4055 Monroeville Blvd.
    Building One
    Monroeville, PA 15146
  • Specialty Care Center Erie - Shriner's Hospital

    1645 West 8th St.
    Erie, Pennsylvania 16505
  • Specialty Care Center Wheeling

    10 Medical Park
    Wheeling, WV 26003
  • VEPTR Study

    Vertical Expandable Prosthetic Titanium Rib for the Treatment of Thoracic Insufficiency Syndrome

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