The Orthopedic Group doctors and surgeons that specialize in shoulder and elbow conditions are able to diagnose and treat numerous conditions and disorders within these body parts. Regardless of the cause of your discomfort, The Orthopedic Group shoulder and elbow specialists can treat and rehabilitate your condition.

By working with your primary care physician and available testing, diagnosis of your shoulder or elbow condition helps The Orthopedic Group doctors create a treatment plan and better determine if you may need surgery, or if you just need rehabilitation. By using X-Rays, MRIs and other diagnostic testing, The Orthopedic Group’s shoulder and elbow specialists can pinpoint the exact cause of your discomfort.

The Orthopedic Group shoulder and elbow specialists treat many common medical conditions, including:
– Bursitis
– Dislocations and fractures
– Tendonitis
– Frozen shoulders
– Impingement syndrome
– Tennis and golfer’s elbow
– Arthritis
– Tendinopathy

At The Orthopedic Group, our shoulder and elbow orthopedic specialists are trained in the latest surgical techniques, as well as the latest treatment options to help you get the relief that you desire. Our orthopedic shoulder and elbow specialists treat patients of all ages, including athletes.

Some serious shoulder and elbow conditions may require surgical intervention by The Orthopedic Group’s specialists, allowing for restoration of functions and less pain. Through surgery, The Orthopedic Group’s shoulder and elbow specialists can make a number of improvements to nerves, bones, joints and muscles to help eliminate the patient’s conditions.

By combining the treatments made by The Orthopedic Group’s shoulder and elbow specialists with rehabilitation, a patient can see dramatic results. Proper treatment and rehabilitation will allow the patient to return to normal activities in shorter amount of time.

Doctors:

Scott L. Baron, MD

Dr. Baron received his Doctor of Medicine from the Georgetown University School of Medicine where he was a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha medical school honor society. He then completed his orthopedic training at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C.

He is the founding partner of the Orthopedic Group and has been practicing in the Pittsburgh region for over 25 years. During that time, he has become one of the busiest joint replacement surgeons in the region, and has built an outstanding reputation for his total hip and total knee replacements…..

Ari E. Pressman, MD

Dr. Pressman received his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Ottawa, Canada. He completed sub specialty training in sports medicine, arthroscopy, revision joint replacement and the treatment of arthritis at the most advanced center in Canada. He had additional training in cartilage resurfacing at Brigham and Woman’s Hospital in Boston. He holds fellowships in orthopedic surgery, joint reconstruction, the treatment of sports injuries and allograft transplantation from the University of Ottawa and the University of Toronto…..

Jose Ramirez-Del Toro, MD

Dr. Ramirez-Del Toro specializes in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He holds a Fellowship in Sports and Musculoskeletal Medicine and Interventional Pain Management. He graduated from Princeton University, and received his medical degree from Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University. Dr. Del Toro completed residency at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Dr. Del Toro is able to provide non-operative treatment options for any musculoskeletal injury or disorder. In the near future, he will be performing Musculoskeletal Ultrasound and Platelet Rich Plasma treatments for ligaments and tendon dysfunctions…..