Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Welcome New Faculty!

Welcome to our newest faculty members Elizabeth Herrman, DO and Jonathan Hughes, MD.

Liz is a Pittsburgh native and completed her undergraduate studies at Penn State. Liz then obtained a DO degree from the Philadelphia college for Osteopathic Medicine and completed residency in family medicine at Penn State. She did a great job as primary care sports fellow with us at the UPMC and helped take care of the Pitt football team. Liz will see patients at the UPMC Freddie Fu sports medicine center and Kaufmann Building and will help take care of Robert Morris Athletics. Welcome Liz!




Jonathan completed his undergraduate studies at U of Colorado in Boulder and medical school at UT San Antonio. He did his residency in Orthopaedic Surgery in Temple, TX at Baylor Scott and White. He was our administrative fellow during his UPMC Sports Medicine fellowship. Jonathan will see patients in Greensburg, UPMC East, and the UPMC Freddie Fu sports medicine center. Jonathan will help with Pitt football and will help oversee the research activities in the sports division. Welcome Jonathan!