The St. Clair Center for Orthopedics has earned Blue Cross/Blue Shield Blue Distinction Center recognition for excellence in hip and knee joint replacement.
UPMC Health Plan designated St. Clair Hospital as a 2021 UPMC Health Plan Hip and Knee Joint Replacement Surgery Center of Excellence. The designation recognizes surgical facilities and orthopedic surgeons who demonstrate high quality outcomes, low complication rates, and the best patient experience. Board -certified orthopedic surgeon Brett C. Perricelli, M.D., was cited for demonstrating these rigorous quality measures with excellent outcomes.
St. Clair offers opportunities for patients who are planning a hip or knee replacement procedure to better understand and prepare for their surgery and recovery. To view our virtual Pre-Operative Class session, please click the button below.
NOTE: COVID-19 protocols are constantly changing, please contact your nurse navigator for the most up-to-date information.
St. Clair offers post operatives video education for total joint replacements. These online educational films will help you and your caregiver understand and teach you on to get back to feeling more like yourself post procedure. To view our education films, please the button below.
If you’re concerned about an orthopedic condition and want to learn more about your options, call St. Clair Hospital at 412.942.4000.
Our highly skilled orthopedic doctors, including specialists in neurology, neurosurgery, orthopedic surgery, podiatry, physical medicine and rehabilitation, are committed to helping you reach your goals.
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St. Clair Center for Orthopedics offers a wide range of community education opportunities.
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To schedule a speaker for your audience, please call 412.942.6280.