Theodore Lazzaro, MD – Plastic & Reconstructive
Dr. Theodore A. Lazzaro is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and specializes in aesthetic plastic surgical procedures. He graduated cum laude from the University of Pittsburgh in 1965. Prior to earning his degree, Dr. Lazzaro received a D.M.D. degree from the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine. He completed a three-year residency in oral surgery at the University of Pennsylvania, where he also served as professor of oral surgery. Dr. Lazzaro earned his degree at Georgetown University School of Medicine in Washington, D.C., trained in general surgery at the University of California at San Francisco, and ultimately trained as an aesthetic, plastic, and reconstructive surgeon at The Western Pennsylvania Hospital in Pittsburgh. He began private practice in 1979 and founded Aestique® in 1988. In addition, Dr. Lazzaro holds memberships in the American Medical Association, Pennsylvania Medical Society, Ohio Valley Society for Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, Latrobe Academy of Medicine, Lipoplasty Society of North America, Greater Pittsburgh Plastic Surgical Society, Ivy Society and the Northwest Plastic Surgical Society. www.aestique.com
Phillip Choo, MD – Oculoplastic Surgery Dr. Phillip H. Choo received his undergraduate degree from Columbia College and his medical degree from Columbia University in 1992. He graduated in the top 10% of his medical school class, and was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha honor society. Dr. Choo was an intern at the St. Vincent’s Hospital in New York City, and was a resident in ophthalmology at the Wills Eye Hospital in Philadelphia. He then finished a two-year fellowship in ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery at the University of California San Francisco Medical Center. http://eyelidsurgeon.com/
Shawn Echard, DPM – Podiatry Dr. Shawn Echard is certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery in Podiatry and is the owner of Laurel Podiatry Associates, LLC. He specializes in a variety of treatments for the feet, toes and ankles with special emphasis on diabetic foot care and limb salvage. He received his undergraduate degree from Washington & Jefferson College and his degree from Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine in 1994. Dr. Echard obtained his degree and performed his residency at UPMC Bedford Memorial Hospital. In 1996, Dr. Echard began his private practice with offices now in Greensburg, Somerset and Mt. Pleasant. He is a member of the American Podiatric Association and the Pennsylvania Podiatric Association and is a Fellow of the American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons and of the American Professional Wound Care Association. He is also on the speaker’s bureau for Pfizer Pharmaceuticals and performs utilization reviews for several carriers. www.laurelpodiatry.com
Yeshvant Navalgund, MD – Pain Management Dr. Yeshvant Navalgund is board certified in Anesthesiology from the Mercy Hospital of Pittsburgh, and is sub-specialty board certified from the West Virginia University Hospitals in Interventional Pain Management. He is president and CEO of the DNA Advanced Pain Treatment Center, which has multiple locations throughout the Pittsburgh area including the Greensburg area. He specializes in pain management either through surgery or non-invasive treatments. Dr. Navalgund obtained a Doctorate in Medicine in 1999 at Saba University School of Medicine and continued on at the University of Virginia to complete an internship in General Surgery. He currently maintains a faculty position as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Neurosurgery/Division of Pain Management at West Virginia University. www.dnapain.com
Bruce Bradley, D.O. – Gastroenterology Dr. Bruce Bradley is a board certified gastroenterologist and is a partner in the Westmoreland Digestive Disorders Group in Greensburg. He specializes in colonoscopies, endoscopies and other gastroenterology testing. He received his medical degree from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1988 and completed his residency and gastroenterology fellowship at The Western Pennsylvania Hospital and his internship at Central Medical Center. Dr. Bradley is also a Professor at Medicine at Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine. He is a member of the American College of Gastroenterology, American Gastroenterology Association, American Osteopathic Association and the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.
Michael Buckley, D.D.S. – Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Dr. Michael Buckley is Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. Dr. Buckley graduated from College of the Holy Cross with a Bachelor’s of Science, University of Connecticut with his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree and University of North Carolina for his MS and residency, along with earning his MBA at the University of Pittsburgh. Dr. Michael J Buckley joined Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Ltd. in 2005, after fifteen years of an academic and private practice career at the University of Pittsburgh and the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. While at the University Dr. Buckley was Associate Dean for Clinical affairs, Director of the Dental Implant Center and Director of the Cleft Palate/Craniofacial Center. Dr. Buckley has over fifty publications, book chapters and monographs. He is an editor of several books related to Oral and Maxillofacial surgery and is a reviewer for journals involving dental implants, anesthesia, third molar surgery and care of children with cleft lip and palates. He has been a national and international invited speaker on topics including third molar surgery, dental anesthesia and implants. http://westmorelandoms.com/
Linda Camp, MD – Plastic Reconstructive Surgeon Dr. Linda Camp is a plastic reconstructive surgeon with Aestique Plastic Surgical Associates, Ltd. She graduated cum laude from Akron University, Ohio. She obtained her medical degree from North Eastern Ohio University College of Medicine in 1993. She completed her 5 year general surgery residency at St. Luke’s Hospital, Ohio, where she was voted Intern of the Year. After her general surgery residency, Dr. Camp completed a plastic surgery residency at Penn State University. She was in private practice with a large hospital based practice in Indiana before relocating to PA. www.aestique.com
Cherrie Cindric, DPM, FACFAS – Podiatry Dr. Cherrie Cindric is certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery in Podiatry. She received her undergraduate degree from Gannon University and her degree from Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine in 2001. She performed her residency at Parkway Regional Medical Center where she served as Chief Resident from 2002-2003. Dr. Cindric has assisted and performed over 200 advanced surgical procedures in various specialties as well as covering emergency room extremity trauma at a Level 2 trauma center for adult and pediatric ER. She is a member of the American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons, the American Podiatric Medical Association and the Pennsylvania Podiatric Medical Association. She is in practice with her husband, Dr. Todd Cindric at their office, Westmoreland Foot & Ankle Care LLC with locations in both Greensburg and Irwin. https://www.drcindric.com/
Ramakumar Gounder, MD – Ophthalmology Dr. Ramakumar Gounder is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. He received his degree from Howard University in Washington DC in 1997, where he excelled in ocular microsurgery, and performed his residency at Howard University Hospital. He has been in practice since 2001. He is associated with UPMC and has offices in Pittsburgh and Monroeville. He is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and has received numerous honors including most recently being named as one of America’s Top Ophthalmologists by the Consumer’s Research Council of America. http://aopittsburgh.webs.com/
Kevin Hibbard, MD – Pain Management Dr. Kevin Hibbard is board certified in anesthesiology and interventional pain management. He is part of the Advanced Pain Medicine group. They specialize in back, neck, shoulder and arm pain. Dr. Hibbard earned his undergraduate degree at Virginia Tech where he graduated Summa Cum Laude in Engineering Science and Mechanics. After receiving his degree at Eastern Virginia Medical School, where he was inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha, the country’s only medical honor society, he completed his residency training in anesthesiology at the University of Pittsburgh. http://www.
Patrick Lally, MD – Ophthalmology Dr. Patrick Lally is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. He received his degree from the University of Pittsburgh in 1979 and performed his Internship at UPMC Mercy. He completed his residency at Wills Eye Hospital in Philadelphia. He began his private practice in 1983 and currently has offices in both Latrobe and in Greensburg. He is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.
Mark LoDico, MD – Pain Management Dr. Mark LoDico is board certified in both Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine. He founded Advanced Pain Medicine in 2001 where he specializes in finding specific, ongoing solutions to specific pain. Dr. LoDico earned his degree from the S.U.N.Y. Health Sciences Center at Syracuse. He was Senior Attending Staff in the Department of Anesthesiology at Allegheny General Hospital and Allegheny General Hospital’s Back Institute. He was also Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology for MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine for Allegheny University of the Health Sciences until 1999. Dr. LoDico became a founding partner of Pain Medicine Associates and Co-Director for the Institute for Advanced Pain Medicine at Suburban General Hospital in February 1999. He remained a Principal of Pain Medicine Asssociates until March 2001, when he established Advanced Pain Medicine. He is a diplomat of the American Board of Anesthesiology and American Board of Pain Medicine and is a member of the American Association, the American Pain Society and others. http://www.
Matthew JP Lodico, MD – Pain Management Dr. Matthew JP LoDico, M.D., is a board certified anesthesiologist and is part of Advanced Pain Medicine Group. Dr. LoDico earned his undergraduate degree from Wake Forest University and his masters degree studying molecular genetics from the University of North Carolina. He earned his medical degree from Eastern Virginia Medical School where he was inducted into the AOA honor medical society. He completed his anesthesiology residency in Pittsburgh at UPMC and interventional pain management fellowship at the University of Buffalo. http://www.
Carl Medgaus, DMD – Dental Surgery Dr. Carl Medgaus has been committed to his patients since 1973. He is passionate about the dental field and has attended more continuing education than 98.7% of all other dentists. All this attention to education guarantees you will receive only the best methods and technologies available. http://medgausdentalcare.com/
Jerome Peters, MD – Ophthalmology Dr. Jerome Peters graduated from University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Dr. Peters specializes in the field of ophthalmology and is prepared to diagnose, treat and perform various types of surgeries for diseases, injuries, or trauma of the eye. Dr. Peters may treat disorders such as glaucoma, corneal tumors, cataracts, retinal disorders, conjunctivitis, astigmatism and ocular tumors, among others. http://peterseyeclinic.net/
Robert Queale, D.D.S. – Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Dr. Robert Queale is Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. Dr. Robert W. Queale graduated from Villanova University in Villanova, Pennsylvania with a Bachelor’s of Science in Biology. He earned his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from Temple University School of Dentistry in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Dr. Queale completed his internship in dentistry at Abington Memorial Hospital in Abington, Pennsylvania and completed his residency in oral and maxillofacial surgery at St. Francis Medical Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. During his residency, Dr. Queale won several awards for his research in the field of oral and maxillofacial surgery. In 1994, during his final year as Chief Resident, Dr. Queale joined the staff of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Ltd. http://westmorelandoms.com/
Eric Strayer, D.M.D. – Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Dr. Eric Strayer graduated from Grove City Collage in Grove City, Pennsylvania. He earned his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 2013. After completing a one year internship in Oral & Maxillofacial surgery at Virginia Commonwealth, he spent four years at the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) in Galveston, Texas completing his OMS residency. Dr. Strayer lives in Latrobe with his wife, Paris, daughter, Savanah, and son, Roman. In July 2018, Dr. Strayer joined the staff of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Ltd. http://westmorelandoms.com/