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Anthony M. DiGioia III, MD is a practicing orthopaedic surgeon at Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC, and Clinical Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Dr. DiGioia specializes in the treatment of hip and knee disorders including total joint replacement and other surgeries for the treatment of arthritis in these joints. In addition, Dr. DiGioia is Founder of the AMD3 Foundation and the Innovation Center at Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC.
Dr. DiGioia received a Bachelor of Science degree and MasterÃ?Â¢Ã?Â?Ã?Â?s degree in civil and
biomedical engineering from Carnegie Mellon University, and graduated with Honors in a Special Field from Harvard Medical School. His internship in general surgery and residency in orthopaedic surgery were completed at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. He then completed a fellowship in adult reconstructive surgery at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. He is board certified in orthopaedic surgery and a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American College of Surgeons.
After years of working to develop and advance technology in the field of health care, resulting in numerous patents and extensive publications on the subject, Dr. DiGioia combines the art and science of medical practice by developing innovative methods to improve processes that dramatically improve patient outcomes while delivering exceptional care experiences. In addition, Dr. DiGioia has also organized and chaired several conference series on Patient and Family Centered Care (PFCC); Bone and Joint Health; and Less and Minimally Invasive and Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery.
Dr. DiGioia is also a Senior Research Scientist, founder and co-director of the Center for Medical Robotics and Computer Assisted Surgery at Carnegie Mellon University. He has received numerous professional awards for his clinical and technical achievements and received the Design News Special Achievement Award and the Pittsburgh History Makers Award in the area of medicine and health. He has authored or co-authored many scientific papers, book chapters and serves on several Editorial Advisory Boards.