Pittsburgh Magazine's 2024 Top Doctors

UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh salutes our physicians honored in Pittsburgh Magazine’s 2024 “Top Doctors” issue. These doctors represent the best medical professionals in various specialties.

These physicians are part of the Top Doctors® list, which is compiled by Castle Connolly. The Castle Connolly Top Doctor selection process is entirely merit-based. Doctors cannot pay to be listed. Castle Connolly’s peer-to-peer nominations and rigorous research process ensure only the most qualified physicians are included.

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Adolescent Medicine

Elissa Gittes, MD
Loreta M. Matheo MD
Elizabeth Miller, MD, PhD
Tahniat Sultana Syed, MD

Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics

Kristin M. Hannibal, MD

Diagnostic Radiology

Sheila G. Moore, MD

Medical Genetics and Genomics

Gerard Vockley, MD, PhD

Pediatric Allergy & Immunology

Hey Jin Chong, MD, PhD
Kara E. Coffey, MD
Desha M. Jordan, MD
Allyson Sara Larkin, MD

Pediatric Cardiology

Tarek Alsaied, MD
Gaurav Arora, MD
Lee B. Beerman, MD
Elizabeth C. Caris, MD
Brian Feingold, MD
Bryan J. Funari, MD
Jacqueline Kreutzer, MD, FAAC, FSCAI
Lizabeth M. Lanford, MD
Susan A. Miller, MD
Laura J. Olivieri, MD
Sara M. Trucco, MD

Pediatric Dermatology

Douglas W. Kress, MD

Pediatric Endocrinology

Silva A. Arslanian, MD
Oscar Escobar, MD
Kara S. Hughan, MD
Ingrid M. Libman, MD, PhD
Bach-Mai Vu-Boast, MD
Selma Feldman Witchel, MD

Pediatric Gastroenterology

Feras Al-Issa, MD
Simon Horslen, MD
Leah M. Siebold, MD
Whitney M. Sunseri, MD

Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

Andrew J. Bukowinski, MD
James Cooper, MD
Erika Friehling, MD
A. Kim Ritchey, MD
Jean Tersak, MD

Pediatric Infectious Disease

Brian T. Campfield, MD
Michael David Green, MD, MPH
Marian G. Michaels, MD, MPH
Andrew Nowalk, MD, PhD

Pediatric Nephrology

Michael L. Moritz, MD

Pediatric Ophthalmology

Kanwal Ken Nischal, MD
Matthew S. Pihlblad, MD

Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery

Michael P. McClincy, MD
Stephen A. Mendelson, MD

Pediatric Otolaryngology

David H. Chi, MD

Pediatric Plastic Surgery

Joseph E. Losee, MD

Pediatric Pulmonology

Mark E. Dovey, MD
Traci M. Kazmerski, MD
Geoffrey Kurland, MD
Hiren V. Muzumdar, MD
Jane B. Taylor, MD
Daniel Weiner, MD

Pediatric Rheumatology

Daniel A. Kietz, MD, PhD
Margalit E. Rosenkranz, MD
Kathryn Torok, MD

Pediatric Specialist/Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

Kalyani R. Vats, MD

Pediatric Specialist/Neurology, General

Ira Bergman, MD, PhD
Catalina Cleves-Bayon, MD
Dana D. Cummings, MD, PhD
Robyn A. Filipink, MD
Monica R. Naik, MD
Yoshimi Sogawa, MD

Pediatric Surgery

George K. Gittes, MD
Kevin P. Mollen, MD
Michael J. Morowitz, MD
Stefan Scholz, MD

Pediatric Transplant Surgery

George V. Mazariegos, MD

Pediatric Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery

Victor O. Morell, MD

Pediatric Urology

Glenn M. Cannon, MD
Rajeev Chaudhry, MD
Francis X. Schneck, MD


Kiran Bhat, MD
Lawrence J. Butler, MD
Diego G. Chaves-Gnecco, MD
Jennifer M. Chianese, MD
Norman L. Cohen, MD
Leigh Anne DiCicco, MD
Kristin L. Frederick, MD
Eric J. Friedlander, MD
Amy A. Gosling, MD
Timothy P. Hart, MD
Laura E. Kisloff, MD
Mary Pagnotto, MD
Suzanne M. Reitz, MD
James J. Rodrigues, MD
Paul L. Rowland III, MD, PhD
Scott L. Tyson, MD
Laura K. Voigt, MD, FAAP
David H. Wolfson, MD

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Amy J. Houtrow, MD
Dina B. Patterson, MD