Dr. Dane K. Wukich, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 58

3471 5th Ave Ste 911
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
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Hospital Quality

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UPMC Presbyterian
200 Lothrop Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Upmc Mercy
1400 Locust Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15219

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Univ Pittsburgh Orthopdc Sgy
Univ Pittsburgh Orthopdc Sgy
3471 5th Ave Ste 911
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
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    Dr. Wukich's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Achilles Tenotomy
    • Ankle Arthroscopy
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Excision of Tarsals or Metatarsals
    • Foot & Ankle Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot & Ankle Ligament & Tendon Repair
    • Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Neuroplasty
    • Non-Spinal Nerve Blocks
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Steroid Injections
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    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Ankle Fracture
    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Bunion
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Clavicle Fracture
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Foot Fracture
    • Foot Sprain
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Gout
    • Hammer Toe
    • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
    • Knee Sprain
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Myelopathy
    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteopenia
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
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    • Peripheral Neuropathy
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rib Fracture
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spondylitis
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Systemic Sclerosis
    • Tibula and Fibula Fractures
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1982

    Internship Hospital

    Walter Reed Army Med Center
    Complete in 1983

    Residency Hospital

    Ai Dupont Institute
    Complete in 1987
    Fairfax Hospital
    Complete in 1988
    Walter Reed Army Med Center
    Complete in 1989
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Wukich & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Wukich's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Upmc Mercy

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    Univ Pittsburgh Orthopdc Sgy
    3471 5th Ave Ste 911
    Pittsburgh, PA 15213
    (412) 687-3900 (Office)
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