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Laura C Wiegand, MD
Orthopaedic Surgery
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Jefferson Medical Arts Building
1200 Brooks Ln, Suite G20 Ground Floor
Jefferson Hills, PA 15025
Fax (412) 384-3505
Cool Springs Sports Complex
3001 Cool Springs Dr, Floor 1M
Pittsburgh, PA 15234
Fax (412) 384-3505

Dr. Wiegand treats a wide range of orthopedic conditions and sports injuries, with a particular focus on the shoulder and knee. She has clinical expertise in meniscus surgery, ligament reconstruction, rotator cuff injuries including rotator cuff surgery, shoulder dislocations, fractures, and arthritis. She is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Dr. Wiegand has medical privileges at Jefferson Hospital and the Outpatient Surgery Center at Bethel Park Health + Wellness Pavilion.

Dr. Wiegand is a Pittsburgh native who earned her medical degree at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She completed her orthopaedic surgery residency at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Dr. Wiegand gained additional expertise during her sports medicine fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts. During that time, she served as assistant team physician to the New England Patriots, Boston Bruins, and New England Revolution professional sports teams, as well as the head team physician at Curry College in Milton, Massachusetts.

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Anterior Cruciate Ligament Tear (ACL)
Biceps Tear and Pain
Cartilage Defects and Surgery
Collateral Ligament Tears (LCL/MCL)
Joint Injections
Knee Meniscus Tear
Knee Pain and Surgery
Knee Reconstruction
Knee and/or Shoulder Arthritis
Knee and/or Shoulder Arthroscopy
Ligament Reconstruction
Patella Dislocation
Patella Dislocation & Instability
Rotator Cuff Tear and Surgery
Shoulder Dislocation, Labral Tear or Instability
Shoulder Fracture
Shoulder Pain, Tear and Surgery
Shoulder Separation (AC)
Throwing Injuries


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Recent Patient Comments

"Professional and attentive."

January 23, 2024

"Very professional...dr Wiegand reputation proceeds her....sounds mundane...She performed surgery on my husband. Great follow through with rehab and clear and precise instructions."

December 15, 2023

"The doctor gave me very thorough information, and even guided me through the X-ray."

October 10, 2023

"Liked her a lot!"

September 21, 2023

"Extremely kind"

September 04, 2023

"Excellent Doctor/Surgeon"

September 03, 2023

"Discussed/treated lump in shoulder. Was told lump on exterior shoulder was probably a lipoma, but didn't discuss what to do with that."

September 01, 2023

"I have recommended Dr. Wiegand to several people. I have great confidence and trust in her skills, and I appreciate how personable she is."

July 25, 2023

"Superior to much of the care available."

June 27, 2023


May 22, 2023



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