Dr. Anton Plakseychuk, MD

Dr. Anton Plakseychuk, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
Dr. Anton Plakseychuk, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Kazan State Medical University in 1987 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

300 Halket St # 1601

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Contact Information

(412) 641-8609

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UPMC

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Top Care Areas

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Joint Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Knee Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

59  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Avascular Necrosis of Femoral Head, Familial Form
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Disorders
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Injury
  • Hip Pain
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Short Stature
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Trigger Finger
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22  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Kazan State Medical University
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Upmc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Upmc Montefiore
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Upmc Presbyterian
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Upmc Shadyside
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Upmc St. Margarets
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • Treatment of congenital chest wall deformities. Kazan, FEN, 1996, 142 pages (Textbook).,
  • Vascularized compared with nonvascularized fibular grafting for the treatment of osteonecrosis of the femoral head. J. Bone Joint Surg (A), 2003, Vol. 85-A, N 4, pp 589-596.,
  • Free vascularized fibula grafting for the treatment of osteonecrosis of the femoral head. Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, 1997, Number 344, pp. 243-256.,
  • Mini-incision technique for total hip arthroplasty with navigation. J. of Arthroplasty, 2003, Vol. 18, N 2, pp 123-128..,
  • Mechanical acetabular alignment guide with computer placement of the socket J. of Arthroplasty, 2002, Vol. 17, N 3, pp 359-364.,
  • direct-anterior.com/,
  • www.hip-resurfacing-bhr.com/,

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Plakseychuk's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Plakseychuk to family and friends
30 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Plakseychuk's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. P replaced both of my knees. My left on December 21, 2017 and my right on May 15 this year. Prior to surgery my life consisted of my bed, bathroom and recliner. I wasn't able to walk to the mailbox. I was in constant pain. I'm now PAIN FREE. I walk as much as I wish. I can't say enough about...more
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Excellent diagnosis and results of surgery.
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I saw Dr. Plakseychuk on November 30th 2016 for my left hip and he explained what he would be doing to replace the hip. Had the surgery on December 29th 2016 and I have to say that I am not surprised at how much better I am doing ! I am now walking in regular tennis shoes, I had a 1 1/2 inch lift...more
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Amazing experience. Received a hip replacement less than 3 weeks ago. I'm already walking, driving, and even doing some things I could not do right before the surgery. That's not to say it was all trivial - the first week was pretty rough. But then each day got better and better. Dr. Plakseychuk...more
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