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Allegheny General Hospital

Affiliated with Drexel, Temple — Pittsburgh, PA

  • Trauma only
  • Critical Care only
  • Trauma & Critical Care
  • Acute Care Surgery
  • Advanced Practitioner
  • Duration: 1 year
  • Positions available: 1
  • Salary: Annual
  • Program Director: Al Philp, MD

Last updated: July 16, 2015

Allegheny General Hospital is a Level I trauma center with 3200 admissions/year (90% blunt) that is the quaternary care center for the Allegheny Health Network of hospitals, with an active Acute Care Surgery program and General Surgery Residency (6 chiefs/year). Educational focus is on ICU, emergency surgery, Trauma, and multidisciplinary patient support (TICU, SICU, Burn, MICU, CCU, Palliative Medicine, Quality/Safety, etc.). Pittsburgh is a Midwestern haven for arts, sports, healthcare, technology, and banking with abundant educational and recreational experiences available.

Program started 2015

How to apply

dwisniew@wpahs.org  - (412) 359-4544 (phone) , (412) 359-6608 (fax)

Qualifications: Completion of accredited general surgery training program; board certified/eligible for general surgery

Contact program administrator:
Denise Wisniewski

Research opportunities

Multiple open IRB projects, outcomes, opportunities also in Orthopedic Trauma and Neurosurgery if desired.

About the hospital

  • Beds: 630
  • ICU beds: 100
  • Annual trauma admissions: 3200
  • Trauma faculty: 6

Fellowship procedures

  • Blunt trauma: 90%
  • Penetrating trauma: 10%


320 E. North Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15212


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