Dr. Christopher T Edwards
- MEDICARE CERTIFIED
- 8+ YEARS EXP
Dr. Christopher T Edwards, MD, is an Orthopedic Surgery specialist in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He attended and graduated from Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine in 2011, having over 8 years of diverse experience, especially in Orthopedic Surgery. Dr. Christopher T Edwards also cooperates with other doctors and physicians in medical groups including Upmc Multispecialty Group Inc. Dr. Christopher T Edwards accepts Medicare-approved amount as payment in full. Call (716) 488-1877 to request Dr. Christopher T Edwards the information (Medicare information, advice, payment, ...) or simply to book an appointment.
||Christopher T Edwards
||Yes - He owns an unincorporated business by himself.
|Accepts Medicare Assignment
He does accept the payment amount Medicare approves and not to bill you for more than the Medicare deductible and coinsurance.
- Orthopedic Surgery (primary specialty)
- Over 8 years of diverse experience
- Medical Doctor (MD)
Doctor of Medicine (MD or DM), or in Latin: Medicinae Doctor, meaning "Teacher of Medicine", is a terminal degree for physicians and surgeons. In countries that follow the tradition of the United States, it is a first professional graduate degree awarded upon graduation from medical school.
Education and Training
- Dr. Christopher T Edwards attended and graduated from Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine in 2011.
- NPI #: 1578851077
- NPI Enumeration Date: Monday, July 18, 2011
eRx - He does not participate in the Medicare Electronic Prescribing (eRx) Incentive Program.
PQRS - He does not report Quality Measures (PQRS). The Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) is a Medicare program encouraging health care professionals and group practices to report information on their quality of care. Quality measures can show how well a health care professional provides care to people with Medicare.
EHR - He does not use electronic health records (EHR). The Electronic Health Records (EHR) Incentive Program encourages health care professionals to use certified EHR technology in ways that may improve health care. Electronic health records are important because they may improve a health care professional's ability to make well-informed treatment decisions.
MHI - He does not commit to heart health through the Million Hearts initiative. Million Hearts is a national initiative that encourages health care professionals to report and perform well on activities related to heart health in an effort to prevent heart attacks and strokes.
MOC - He does not participate in the Medicare Maintenance of Certification Program. A "Maintenance of Certification Program" encourages board certified physicians to continue learning and self-evaluating throughout their medical career.
Language Spoken by Dr. Christopher T Edwards
Dr. Christopher T Edwards has been primarily specialized in Orthopaedic Surgery for over 8 years of experience.
- Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians / Orthopaedic Surgery
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An orthopaedic surgeon is trained in the preservation, investigation and restoration of the form and function of the extremities, spine and associated structures by medical, surgical and physical means. An orthopaedic surgeon is involved with the care of patients whose musculoskeletal problems include congenital deformities, trauma, infections, tumors, metabolic disturbances of the musculoskeletal system, deformities, injuries and degenerative diseases of the spine, hands, feet, knee, hip, shoulder and elbow in children and adults. An orthopaedic surgeon is also concerned with primary and secondary muscular problems and the effects of central or peripheral nervous system lesions of the musculoskeletal system.
Medical Group Practice
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||Number of members
- Upmc Multispecialty Group Inc
|Upmc Multispecialty Group Inc||44|
9104 Babcock Blvd
Pittsburgh, PA 15237-5818
Phone: (716) 488-1877
- Monday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
- Tuesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
- Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
- Thursday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
- Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
- Saturday: Closed
- Sunday: Closed
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