Patrick J. McMahon, MD

Dr. Patrick McMahon is a clinician (founder of McMahon Orthopedics & Rehabilitation (MORe)) and a researcher. Clinically he provides comprehensive care for shoulder and elbow problems and treatment for basic knee injuries. He continues his research improving the treatment of shoulder instability and rotator cuff tears. He is also an Adjunct Associate Professor with the University of Pittsburgh, Department of Bioengineering. In addition, he is a Physician Consultant/Attending Physician at the Pittsburgh Veterans Administration Medical Center.

Dr. McMahon received his MD from Temple University in 1987, fulfilled a 1-year internship at New York University in 1988, served as a Resident in Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh until 1992, and completed a Fellowship at the Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic in 1994.

He founded McMahon Orthopedics & Rehabilitation (MORe) in 2006 after serving 12 years in academic medicine at UPMC and the University of California, Irvine. The mission at MORe is to provide outstanding care of shoulder, elbow, and knee problems with high patient satisfaction.

Dr. McMahon is editor of the books Current Diagnosis and Treatment in Sports Medicine and Current Diagnosis and Treatment in Orthopedics, has authored over 100 publications, and has been a speaker at numerous international, national, and regional meetings.

Dr. McMahon has cared for many professional and college athletes and for many years was one of the team physicians for the University of Pittsburgh football team and the Washington Wild Things baseball club. He was awarded membership in Phi Beta Kappa, and membership in the Society of American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons. Dr. McMahon is certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery and is a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery. He is a reviewer for the American Journal of Sports Medicine, the Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, and the Journal of Orthopaedic Research.

View a list of Dr. McMahonís publications here.


Dr. Patrick J. McMahon
Phone: 412-431-7342