Dr. Hugo James Pfaeffle MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Hugo Pfaeffle is an orthopedic surgeon in Mars, Pennsylvania. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Butler Health System and UPMC Passavant. He received his medical degree from University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and has been in practice for 8 years. He is one of 10 doctors at Butler Health System and one of 46 at UPMC Passavant who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Hand Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Butler Health System

UPMC Passavant
High performing in Orthopedics

Education & Medical Training

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 2000 - 2005

University of Washington
Fellowship, Hand Surgery, 2006 - 2007

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Class of 2000

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Hand Surgery

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

CA State Medical License
Active through 2012

CT State Medical License
Active through 2012

PA State Medical License
Active through 2012

TX State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

A method for measuring joint kinematics designed for accurate registration of kinematic data to models constructed from CT data.
Fischer, K. J., Manson, T. T., Pfaeffle, H. J., Tomaino, M. M., Woo, S. L.

Role of the interosseous ligament.
Tomaino, M. M., Pfaeffle, H. J., Manson, T. T., Stabile, K.

Forearm rotation alters interosseous ligament strain distribution.
Manson, T. T., Pfaeffle, H. J., Herdon, J. H., Tomaino, M. M., Fischer, K. J.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health 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
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