Sam Akhavan, MD
 Pittsburgh Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Doctor
 Arthroscopy Surgeon for Knee & Shoulder Surgery, Pain and Injuries
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Sam Akhavan, MD
   Doctor Sam Akhavan is an orthopaedic surgeon and  Fellowship-Trained Sports Medicine doctor.  He is a member of the Orthopaedic Department at Allegheny Health Network in Pittsburgh, PA.  He performs complex arthroscopic surgery in the treatment of knee and shoulder injuries.  He is also a team physician for several professional sports teams in the Pittsburgh area as well as a team physician for USA rugby.

  At Allegheny General Hospital, Dr. Sam Akhavan is the Fellowship Director for the Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Fellowship, Director of Orthopaedic Research and Associate Program director for the Orthopaedic Residency and an active member of the teaching staff.  He is also the Medical Director for the Pittsburgh Riverhounds Training Academy

  Dr Sam Akhavan and his staff are specially trained to address all sports medicine needs of athletes, whether they are a paid professional,a high school athlete or the every-day weekend warrior.  In our office, all patients are treated with the same high quality level of care.

​  Dr. Sam Akhavan specializes in:
  •    Arthroscopic Surgery
  •    Impingement
  •    AC Joint Arthritis

  Dr. Sam Akhavan sees patients at AGH's  Robinson, Cranberry, Wexford  and Cool Springs satellite offices as well as at the main orthopaedic office in Pittsburgh.   He performs his surgery at Allegheny General Hospital and Sewickley Hospital.  

Call 412-359-3895 today to set up your appointment.
Sports Injuries are our specialty
Dr. Akhavan accepts almost all insurances, including UPMC insurance plans as well as Worker's Compensation.  Please call to see if we accept your insurance.
Business Hours
Mondays:   8:15am-3:30pm
Tuesdays:  8:45am-3:30pm
Thursdays: 8:00am-3:30pm 

Dr. Akhavan operates on Wednesdays and Fridays
Sam Akhavan
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