OAA Orthopaedic Specialists is the preferred choice of the Lehigh Valley for comprehensive orthopaedic care. Convenient and collaborative care, surgical treatment and alternative medicine options provide quality patient outcomes.
25 physicians and surgeons who have devoted years of their lives to the study and treatment of all types of musculoskeletal conditions and are supported by a compassionate team of highly trained specialists. We have a passion for excellence in orthopaedic care!
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A native of Pennsylvania, Dr. McConnell returned to his home state in 2003 to continue his practice of spinal surgery with the Pennsylvania Spine and Scoliosis Institute at OAA. He brings with him an unparalleled level of expertise and training in the discipline of spinal surgery, having completed two spine surgery fellowships and being Board Certified in both spinal surgery and orthopaedic surgery.