Dr. Richard L McGough MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Richard McGough is an orthopedic surgeon in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC and UPMC St. Margaret. He received his medical degree from University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and has been in practice for 12 years. He is one of 25 doctors at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC and one of 44 at UPMC St. Margaret who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

UPMC St. Margaret
High performing in Orthopedics

Education & Medical Training

Brown University
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1997 - 2001

University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center
Fellowship, Musculoskeletal Oncology, 2002 - 2003

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Class of 1996

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

PA State Medical License
Active through 2012

WV State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Proximal Femoral Replacement in the Management of Acute Periprosthetic Fractures of the Hip: A Competing Risks Survival Analysis.
Colman, M.,Choi, L.,Chen, A.,Crossett, L.,Tarkin, I.,McGough, R.

Inpatient procedures in elderly women: An analysis over time.
Oliphant, S. S.,Ghetti, C.,McGough, R. L.,Wang, L.,Bunker, C. H.,Lowder, J. L.

Primary Versus Secondary Distal Femoral Arthroplasty for Treatment of Total Knee Arthroplasty Periprosthetic Femur Fractures.
Chen, A. F.,Choi, L. E.,Colman, M. W.,Goodman, M. A.,Crossett, L. S.,Tarkin, I. S.,McGough, R. L.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Sagamore Health Plus
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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