Dr. Elaine Cassidy, MD

Pediatric RheumatologyFemaleAge 46

Dr. Elaine Cassidy, MD is a Pediatric Rheumatology Specialist in Pittsburgh, PA. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Cassidy to book an appointment.

Dr. Cassidy

Upmc Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh

4401 Penn Ave Pittsburgh, PA 15224
Accepting new patients

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Dr. Cassidy's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Joint Fluid Test
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Dr. Cassidy performs Joint Fluid Test more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Cassidy performs this procedure more than 80% of her peers

Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cassidy performs Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Cassidy performs this procedure more than 80% of her peers

Musculoskeletal Function Test
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cassidy performs Musculoskeletal Function Test more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Cassidy performs this procedure more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Cassidy's conditions and procedures:

  • Amyloidosis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dry Eyes
  • Familial Mediterranean Fever
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Fluid Test
  • Joint Pain
  • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lyme Disease
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Musculoskeletal Function Test
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Quantitative Sensory Test (QST)
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Spondylitis
  • Still's Disease
  • Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal

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(412) 692-5081

Dr. Cassidy accepts the following insurance:

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Dr. Cassidy's Reviews

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4.0

Based on 4 ratings

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What went well
  • Appointment scheduling (3)
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (3)
  • Explained conditions well (3)
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed (1)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (1)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (1)
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Dr. Cassidy is the best doctor we have come in contact with during the course of any medical treatment our daughter has ever received. Thorough, responsive, proactive and extremely caring for her patients. My husband and I could not recommend her enough if you want the best possible care for your child. She takes the time to answer any question your child has, and approaches her treatment with them as a team with you as a parent, and your child being included in the plan. HIGHLY RECOMMEND!!!!
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Stephanie K. in Pittsburgh, PA – Dec 04, 2016
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Dr. Cassidy is my 3 yr old daughter's doctor. Every time I contact her with a question, she responds very quickly. I never have a problem making an appointment or getting help when calling and emailing. We never have to wait long for our appointments. She takes a good amount of time with you in the room and gives a very thorough examination. Everything is explained clearly and I couldn't be happier with her interaction and bedside manor with my child. Highly recommended!!
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Elaine Cassidy, MD is a Pediatric Rheumatology Specialist in Pittsburgh, PA. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Cassidy to book an appointment.

Specialties

  • Pediatric Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Rheumatology
  • Pediatrics

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Dr. Elaine Cassidy, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Elaine Cassidy, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Cassidy frequently treats Joint Fluid Test, Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal, and Musculoskeletal Function Test. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Cassidy treats.

Where is Dr. Elaine Cassidy, MD's office located?

Dr. Cassidy's office is located at 4401 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15224. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Does Dr. Elaine Cassidy, MD offer telehealth services?

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Locations

Practice

Upmc Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh4401 Penn Ave Pittsburgh, PA 15224
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1 Childrens Hospital Dr Fl 34401 Pittsburgh, PA 15224
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