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Dr. Christopher Lincoski, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery
4.1 (57)
Accepting new patients
24 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview

Dr. Christopher Lincoski, MD is an Orthopedic Hand Surgery Specialist in State College, PA. They specialize in Orthopedic Hand Surgery, has 24 years of experience. They graduated from TEMPLE UNIVERSITY and is affiliated with Mount Nittany Medical Center and Penn Highlands Elk.

Dr. Lincoski works at University Orthopedics Center in State College, PA with other offices in Altoona, PA. They frequently treat conditions like Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist and Osteoarthritis of Hands along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accepts Anthem, Blue Cross Blue Shield and CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Locations

  1. 1
    University Orthopedics Center
    101 Regent Ct, State College, PA 16801 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (814) 231-2101
  2. 2
    Centre Emergency Medical Associates
    1800 E Park Ave, State College, PA 16803 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (814) 231-7000
  3. 3
    Blair Orthopedics
    3000 FAIRWAY DR, Altoona, PA 16602 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (814) 942-1166

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  • Mount Nittany Medical Center
  • Penn Highlands Elk

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    Jan 19, 2023
    Dr Lincoski treated me for basal joint arthritis in my right thumb. He gave me a cortisone injection and fitted me for a brace. Feels so much better!
    J T from Clearfield — Jan 19, 2023
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    About Dr. Christopher Lincoski, MD

    Specialties
    • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
    Specialties
    Years of Experience
    • 24 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1265494769
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • TEMPLE UNIVERSITY
    Medical Education

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Christopher Lincoski, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Lincoski is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Lincoski has an average wait time of 31 – 45 minutes at their office(s).

    Dr. Lincoski has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Lincoski has seen patients for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist and Osteoarthritis of Hands, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Lincoski on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    57 patients have reviewed Dr. Lincoski. The overall rating for this provider is 4.1. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Lincoski.

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