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Dr. Robert Piston, MD

Orthopedic Surgery*
4.6 (158)
Map Pin Small Hermitage, PA
Accepting new patients
39 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Robert Piston, MD

Dr. Robert Piston, MD is an Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Hermitage, PA. They specialize in Orthopedic Surgery, has 39 years of experience, and is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery. They graduated from Temple University Lewis Katz School of Medicine and is affiliated with UPMC Jameson, UPMC Horizon-Greenville, AHN Grove City and Sharon Regional Medical Center-Emergency Care Center. Dr. Piston, completed a residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Patients rated Dr. Piston an average 4.6 star rating.

Dr. Piston works at Specialty Orthopedics in Hermitage, PA. They frequently treat conditions like Joint Pain, Limb Pain and Avascular Necrosis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and 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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Dr. Piston's Office Locations

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    Hermitage Office
    3120 Highland Rd Ste 202, Hermitage, PA 16148 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (724) 342-2663

Hospital Affiliations
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  • UPMC Jameson
  • UPMC Horizon-Greenville
  • AHN Grove City
  • Sharon Regional Medical Center-Emergency Care Center

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Joint Pain
Limb Pain
Avascular Necrosis
Avascular Necrosis of Femoral Head
Broken Arm
Bursitis
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Bursitis of Hip
Chondrocalcinosis
Femur Fracture
Hip Fracture
Knee Fracture
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Tenosynovitis
Neuroplasty
Steroid Injection
Ankle Fracture
Baker’s Cyst
Fibular Fracture
Foot Fracture
Fracture of Hand and Fingers
Hip Tendinitis
Knee Tendinitis
Miner's Knee
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Tibial Fracture
Wrist Fracture
Wrist Sprain or Strain
Arthrocentesis
Excision of Femur or Knee
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wound Repair
Adhesive Capsulitis Shoulder
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Tear
Back Pain
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Radiculopathy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chondromalacia
Chronic Neck Pain
Clavicle Fracture
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Dupuytrens Contracture
Elbow Bursitis
Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Genu Varum
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Gout
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Herniated Disc
Humerus Fracture
Iliotibial Band Syndrome
Internal Derangement of Knee
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Knee Dislocation
Knee Ligament Tears
Knee Sprain
Lateral Epicondylitis
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Compression Fracture
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Medial Epicondylitis
Meniscus Tear
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Ankle
Osteoarthritis of Elbow
Osteoarthritis of Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Osteoarthritis of Wrist
Osteopenia
Patellar Fracture
Pelvic Fracture
Piriformis Syndrome
Radiculopathy
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rib Fracture
Rotator Cuff Tear
Rotator Cuff Tendinosis
Sciatica
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Scoliosis
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Fracture
Shoulder Osteophyte
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Spinal Stenosis
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Trigger Finger
Carpal Tunnel Release
De Quervain's Release
Dressing and Debridement of Wound or Infection
Elbow Tenotomy
Excision of Ganglion
Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Foot Fracture Treatment Closed
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
Hand Fracture Treatment Closed
Hand Fracture Treatment Open
Hand Tendon Repair
Hip Replacement
Hip Replacement with Robotic Assist
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Knee Replacement
Peripheral Nerve Block
Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
Rotator Cuff Surgery
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Shoulder Replacement
Somatic Nerve Block
Total Knee Arthroplasty with Robotic Assist
Trigger Finger Release
AC Joint Injury
Achilles Tendinitis
Achilles Tendon Contracture
Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
Ankle Impingement
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Ataxia
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Bone Cancer
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Broken Neck
Bunion
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Bunionette
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Coccygeal Pain
Coccyx Fracture
Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Elbow Osteophyte
Elbow Sprain
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Femoral Neck Fracture
Femoral Stress Fracture
Foot And Ankle Osteophyte
Foot Sprain
Fracture
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Genu Valgum
Hammer Toe
Hand Fracture
Heel Spur
Hip Dysplasia
Hip Pointer
Hip Sprain
Knee Injuries
Knee Osteophyte
Knee Pain
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Lumbosacral Radiculopathy
Lumbosacral Stenosis
Lupus
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Morton's Neuroma
Muscle Cramping
Neck Muscle Strain
Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Osgood Schlatter Disease
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteochondritis Dissecans
Osteophyte of Hand
Osteosarcoma
Ottos Pelvis
Patellar Chondromalacia
Patellar Dislocation
Patellar Tendonitis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Pathological Spine Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Plantar Fasciitis
Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Posterior Tibial Tendonitis
Pyogenic Arthritis
Repeated Shoulder Dislocation
Rheumatoid Arthritis of Hand
Rotator Cuff Injuries
Runner's Knee
Rupture of Achilles Tendon
Sacral Fracture
Sacrum Disorders
Scapular Fracture
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Sever's Disease
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Pain
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Osteophyte
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spine Deformities
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Sports Injuries
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Sternum Fracture
Stress Fracture of Foot
Systemic Chondromalacia
Systemic Sclerosis
Tarlov Cyst
Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
Tendonitis
Thoracic Compression Fracture
Thoracic Radiculopathy
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
Torticollis
Wrist Osteophyte
All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
Ankle Arthroscopy
Ankle Fracture Repair
Ankle Fusion
Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
Ankle Surgery
Arm Surgery
Arthritic Hand Reconstruction
Arthroscopic Joint Reconstruction
Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
Arthroscopic Meniscus Repair
Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
Arthroscopic Surgery
Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
Bunion Surgery
Bursal Drainage
Closed Hip Fracture Treatment
Elbow Arthroscopy
Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Elbow Fracture Repair
Elbow Replacement
Elbow Replacement Revision
Excision of Humerus
Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
Excision of Radius or Ulna
Excision of Tibia or Fibula
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
Foot Fracture Treatment Open
Fracture Care
Hammer Toe Repair
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
Hip Dislocation
Hip Impingement Procedure
Hip Replacement Revision
Hip Resurfacing
Hip Surgery
Joint Drainage
Joint Fusion
Knee Arthroscopy
Knee Dislocation Treatment
Knee Replacement Revision
Knee Surgery
Meniscectomy
Minimally Invasive Hip Replacement
Minimally Invasive Total Hip Replacement
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Partial Shoulder Replacement
Patellar Tendon Repair
Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
Quadriceps Tendon Repair
Reconstructive Ankle Surgery
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Replacement Revision
Shoulder Surgery
Spinal Nerve Block
Spine Fracture Treatment
Synovial Biopsy
Tendon and Bursa Injection
Tendon Repair
Tendon Surgery
Tommy John Surgery
Total Hip Replacement
Total Joint Replacement
Total Joint Replacement and Revision
Total Knee Replacement
Total Shoulder Replacement
Tricep Repair
Trigger Point Injection
Ulnar Nerve Transposition
Wrist and Forearm Tenotomy
Wrist Fusion
Wrist Replacement
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    Specialties*
    • Orthopedic Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 39 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1770588063
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Anderson Orthopaedic Research Institute
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Albert Einstein College of Medicine
    Residency
    Internship
    • Albert Einstein College of Medicine
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Temple University Lewis Katz School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • Eastern University, St. Davids, Pa
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    Dr. Piston works at Specialty Orthopedics in Hermitage, PA. View the full address on Dr. Piston’s profile.

    Dr. Piston has seen patients for Joint Pain, Limb Pain and Avascular Necrosis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Piston on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

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