Pittsburgh Magazine's 2023 Top Doctors

UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh salutes our physicians honored in Pittsburgh Magazine’s 2023 “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

Lee B. Beerman, MD
Brian Feingold, MD
Bryan J. Funari, MD
Jacqueline Kreutzer, MD, FAAC, FSCAI
Lizabeth M. Lanford, MD
Susan A. Miller, MD
Sara M. Trucco, MD

Pediatric Dermatology

Douglas W. Kress, MD 

Pediatric Endocrinology

Silva A. Arslanian, MD
Oscar Escobar, MD
Luigi R. Garibaldi, MD
Ingrid M. Libman, MD, PhD
Bach-Mai Vu-Boast, MD
Selma Feldman Witchel, MD

Pediatric Gastroenterology

Feras Alissa, MD
Simon Horslen, MD
Whitney M. Sunseri, MD

Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

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 Neurological Surgery

Stephanie Greene, MD
Ian Pollack, 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
Joseph Dohar, MD

Pediatric Plastic Surgery

Joseph E. Losee, MD

Pediatric Pulmonology

Mark E. Dovey, MD
Erick Forno, 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

Barbara Anne Gaines, MD
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


Lawrence J. Butler, MD
Diego G. Chaves-Gnecco, MD
Jennifer M. Chianese, MD
Leigh Anne DiCicco, MD
Kristin L. Frederick, MD
Amy A. Gosling, 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