Dr. Christopher McClellan, DO

Dr. Christopher McClellan, DO

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male
(25)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Christopher McClellan, DO is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Altoona, PA and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Lake Erie Coll Of Osteo Med in 2000 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

3000 Sairway Dr

Altoona, PA 16602

Contact Information

(814) 949-4050

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • UPMC

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. McClellan

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you

Top Care Areas

new

See how frequently Dr. McClellan performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. McClellan's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

We're trying something new with Top Care Areas.Was it helpful for you?YesNo

1

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
0

Board Certifications

Dr. McClellan does not have any board certifications listed.

95

Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
  • Trigger Finger

Less

Read Less
39

Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wrist Replacement

Less

Read Less

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Lake Erie Coll Of Osteo Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Univ Of Louisville Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. McClellan has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. McClellan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. McClellan does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. McClellan and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. McClellan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. McClellan to family and friends
3.5
based on 25 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. McClellan's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

in Hollidaysburg, PA
Big mistake !
Was this helpful? YESNot Helpful
Flag this
in Summerhill, PA
I would never refer anyone to "Dr." McClellan. He is a sub standard surgeon and could care less when told of a problem being suffered after a hip replacement went bad. His response? "You signed a release" with his hands at shoulder level, as if to say, too bad. My surgery was 14 months ago and I...more
Was this helpful? YESNot Helpful
Flag this
in Altoona, PA
I experienced Dr. McClellan as being very knowledgeable, personable, and engaged in our conversation.
Was this helpful? YESNot Helpful
Flag this
in Baltimore, MD
McClellan did a hip replacement on my mom late 2014. He was very pleasant & seemed like a caring doc. She developed an infection. He did a 2nd surgery to insert an antibiotic disc to try to kill the bacteria. During this time the communication with his office became non existent and McClellan...more
Was this helpful? YESNot Helpful
Flag this
in Dubois Pa
Dr McClellan did surgery on me at Penn Highlands Hospital in Dubois Pa in February of 2015 I ended up with a major infection in my leg and subsequently have had 3 more operations on the same knee to straighten out the mess he left my knee in .....
Was this helpful? YESNot Helpful

Are you Dr. McClellan?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Orthopedic Surgery
(20)
Orthopedic Hand Surgery
(10)
Orthopedic Surgery
(13)
Orthopedic Surgery
(166)
Orthopedic Surgery
(34)
Orthopedic Surgery
(35)
Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
(51)
Orthopedic Surgery
(12)
Orthopedic Surgery
(28)
Orthopedic Surgery
(43)