Dr. Joseph Pullekines

Dr. Pullekines has 26 years of experience as a general orthopedist working in a rural environment. His surgical experience includes joint arthroplasty (hip, knee and shoulder), shoulder and knee arthroscopy, community fracture work, pediatrics, and hand, foot and ankle conditions. Dr. Pullekines is board-certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. He completed his residency in orthopedic surgery and earned his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center in Pennsylvania. He also completed a general surgery internship at Mercy Hospital in Pittsburgh and earned a Bachelor of Science in behavioral neurosurgery from the University of Pittsburgh.

Dr. Pullekines has been married to his wife, Linda, for 34
years and they have 3 daughters. He likes to stay active outdoors by running, hiking, golfing, skiing and playing basketball.