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Daniel J. Gittings, M.D.
Orthopedic Surgery

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Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Telephone: 215-662-6156
Fax: 215-662-7983

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Dr. Gittings is a PGY1 in Orthopedic Surgery and is a Postdoctoral research fellow in the McKay Orthopedic Research Laboratory.


2014 - present Assistant Instructor in Surgery
2014 - present Postdoctoral Researcher
2010 - 2014 Doctor of Medicine, Cum laude, Boston University School of Medicine
2006 - 2010 Biology BS, Chemistry BA, Summa cum laude, Providence College

  • Alpha Omega Alpha, Medical Honor Society
  • Sigma Xi, Research Honor Society
  • Alpha Epsilon Delta, Premedical Honor Society

McKay Orthopedic Research Laboratory, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Charles Day, MD, MBA, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA

Bernard Lee, MD, MBA, Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA

Nicanor Austriaco, PhD, OP, Department of Biology, Providence College, Providence, RI

  1. Day C, Gittings D. Review of "Universal Total Wrist Arthroplasty: Midterm Follow-Up Study." Journal of Hand Surgery Select: An Expert Critique of 2011 and 2012’s Most Popular Articles 2013.
  2. Cascio V, Gittings D, Merloni, K, Hurton M, Laprade D, Austriaco N. S-Adenosyl-L-Methionine protects the probiotic yeast,Saccharomyces boulardii, from acid-induced cell death. BMC Microbiology 2013, 13:35.
2011 Newport Hospital Medical Scholarship, Newport Hospital
Newport, Rhode Island
2010 Stephen J. Ryan, MD '30 Distinguished Student Award, Providence College
Providence, Rhode Island
2010 Rhode Island Alpha Award, Alpha Epsilon Delta, Providence College
Providence, Rhode Island
2006 - 2010 St. Thomas Aquinas Scholarship, Providence College
Providence, Rhode Island
2005 Eagle Scout, Boy Scouts of America

Dr. Daniel Gittings

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