Orthopedic Surgeon Joins Wheeling Hospital

WHEELING — Dr. Stuart Anderson, a board-certified orthopedic surgeon, has joined the staff at Wheeling Hospital and will begin accepting patients in April. His office is located in Tower 4, lower level.

Anderson was most recently affiliated with facilities in Pennsylvania: UPMC Horizon in Greenville; Edgewood Surgical Hospital, Transfer; Grove City Medical Center; Sharon Regional Hospital and Greenville Orthopedic Associates Inc.

He also was the team doctor for both Thiel College and Greenville High School and football teams.

After receiving a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from Bucknell University in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, Anderson completed a medical degree at Sidney Kimmel Medical College in Philadelphia. He completed a general surgery internship at Pennsylvania Hospital and orthopedic residency at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, both in Philadelphia. He completed a trauma fellowship at the Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh, Scotland.

Anderson’s practice emphasizes care in all areas of general orthopedics with special interests in joint replacement, sports medicine and orthopedic trauma-fracture care, providing care for patients ranging from pediatrics to senior citizens.

He is board certified by the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons and a member of the Orthopedic Trauma Association and the Royal College of Surgeons (Edinburgh, Scotland). He has presented papers at many international meetings and is a published author in both orthopedic journals and textbooks.

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