Peter Tang, MD, Orthopaedic Surgery, Pittsburgh, PA, Allegheny General Hospital

PeterTangMDMPH, FAOA

Orthopaedic Surgery Pittsburgh, PA

Hand Surgery

Associate Professor, Orthopedic Surgery, Drexel University College of Medicine

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Education & Training

  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
    University of Pittsburgh Medical CenterFELLOWSHIP
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
    University of Pittsburgh Medical CenterRESIDENCY
  • Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University
    Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell UniversityMEDICAL_SCHOOL
  • Harvard School of Public Health
    Harvard School of Public HealthOTHER_TRAINING
  • Harvard College
    Harvard CollegeOTHER_TRAINING

Certifications & Licensure

  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 2007 - 2020
  • NJ State Medical License
    NJ State Medical License 2007 - 2017
  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 2001 - 2020
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Orthopaedic Surgery
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Surgery of the Hand

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, 2012
  • The Charles S. Neer, MD, Teacher of the Year Award The New York Orthopaedic Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center, 2012
  • Herbert Pardes Scholarship 2011
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Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • Anatomy, Etiology, and Management of Scapular Winging  
    Didesch JT, Tang P, J Hand Surg Am. 2019;44(4):321-330., 4/2019
  • The Blocking Flap for Ulnar Nerve Instability After In-Situ Release: Technique and a Grading System of Ulnar Nerve Instability to Guide Treatment.  
    Tang P, Techniques in Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery, 12/2017
  • Technique: Osteochondral Grafting of Capitate Chondrosis in PRC  
    Tang P, Imbriglia JE, J Wrist Surg, 1/1/2013
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Books/Book Chapters

Abstracts/Posters

  • An Evaluation of Inflammation, Histology and Function in Nerve Regeneration
    Tang P, Nakamura K, Hoelllwarth J, Smith D, Kim P, Fallon B, Gorroochurn P, Lee FY, 69th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand, Boston, MA, 9/19/2014
  • An Evaluation of Inflammation, Histology and Function in Nerve Regeneration
    Tang P, Nakamura K, Smith D, Kim P, Fallon B, Gorroochurn P, Lee FY, Lee J, Cadet EC, 68th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 2014 Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, San Francisco, CA, 2013; New Orleans, LA, 2014, 3/13/2014
  • Hand and Wrist Trauma
    Lee SK, Tang P, Orthopaedic Knowledge Update, AAOS, 1/1/2013
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Lectures

  • Simple to Complex Injuries About the Elbow 
    Naples, FL - 10/11/2014
  • Hand Fractures: Best Practices in 2014 
    Naples, FL - 10/11/2014
  • Congenital Hand Anomalies - Syndactyly, Polydactyly, and Macrodactyly 
    Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA - 4/23/2014
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Other

  • Does Capitate Morphology Affect the Contact Biomechanics of the Proximal Row Carpectomy Wrist?, E-Poster  Presentation 
    Konopka G, Swart E, Fujio K, Katcherian C, Raskolnikov D, Tang P, Do Intercarpal Ligament Injuries Predict Outcomes After Distal Radius Fractures?
    Boston, MA - 10/6/2010
  • Hand and Wrist Injuries 
    Tang P, Pediatric and Adolescent Sports Injuries
    1/1/2010

Hospital Affiliations