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Adolph Yates Jr., MD, Orthopaedic Surgery, Pittsburgh, PA, UPMC Presbyterian

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Orthopaedic Surgery Pittsburgh, PA

Hip & Knee Reconstructive Surgery

Associate Professor, Orthopedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Overview of Dr. Yates

Dr. Adolph Yates is an orthopedic surgeon in Pittsburgh, PA and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including UPMC Presbyterian and Shadyside Campus. He received his medical degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and has been in practice 33 years. Dr. Yates accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 237 doctors at UPMC Presbyterian and one of 35 doctors at Shadyside Campus who specialize in Orthopaedic Surgery.

Education & Training

  • West Virginia University School of Medicine
    West Virginia University School of MedicineFellowship, Adult Reconstruction, 2000 - 2001
  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
    Johns Hopkins University School of MedicineResidency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1985 - 1987
  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
    Johns Hopkins University School of MedicineInternship, General Surgery, 1984 - 1985
  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
    Johns Hopkins University School of MedicineClass of 1984
  • HarvardBA, Economics, Cum Laude, 1976 - 1980

Certifications & Licensure

  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 2004 - 2022
  • WV State Medical License
    WV State Medical License 2000 - 2003
  • OR State Medical License
    OR State Medical License 1992 - Present
  • MD State Medical License
    MD State Medical License 1989 - 1995
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Orthopaedic Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Acheivement Award American Academy of Orthoapedic Surgery, 2011, 2013-2018
  • AAHKS Presidential Award American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, 2017
  • Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery Elite Reviewer Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, 2017
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Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Press Mentions

  • Intense Strength Training Does Not Ease Knee Pain, Study Finds
    Intense Strength Training Does Not Ease Knee Pain, Study FindsFebruary 20th, 2021

Committees

  • Member, Surgical Management of Osteoarthritis of the Knee Physician Guideline Development Group, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) 2015 - Present

Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
    Aetna HMO
    BCBS Blue Card PPO
    CIGNA HMO
    CIGNA Open Access
    CIGNA PPO
    Great West PPO
    HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
    Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
    Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
    Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    Multiplan PHCS PPO
    Multiplan PPO
    United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Please verify your coverage with the provider's office directly when scheduling an appointment