Specialties at Jefferson Hospital

Jefferson Hospital offers leading-edge medical care for residents of the South Hills and surrounding communities. You have access to comprehensive medical, surgical, and rehabilitative services in more than 40 specialties.

All the medical specialties you need at Jefferson Hospital

Jefferson is part of the Allegheny Health Network (AHN). Our care teams provide a wide range of specialized medical services, including care for:

  • Behavioral health issues
  • Cancer
  • Heart disease
  • Joint and back pain, including osteoporosis
  • Neurological disorders
  • Nonhealing wounds
  • Obesity
  • Physical therapy and rehabilitation
  • Sleep apnea and sleep disorders
  • Stroke
  • Women’s and infants’ health

Behavioral health issues

We offer mental health and psychiatric services for children, teens, and adults who have depression, anxiety, autism, or other conditions. The Psychiatry and Behavioral Health Institute at Jefferson offers inpatient treatments, outpatient counseling, partial hospitalization programs, and medication management.


Experts at the AHN Cancer Institute at Jefferson treat all types of cancers. We offer precise radiation therapy, internal radiation (brachytherapy) for prostate cancer and injections for bone cancer. We also offer chemotherapy in our dedicated, comfortable infusion suite.

Heart disease

The AHN Cardiovascular Institute at Jefferson has received top national and professional recognitions for major cardiac surgery.  We are also known for our expertise in treating heart failure, arrhythmias, heart attacks, and other heart problems.

Joint and back pain, including osteoporosis

The Orthopaedic Institute at Jefferson Hospital is a recognized leader in joint replacements and other orthopaedic surgeries and treatments. We also have a nationally recognized osteoporosis treatment program.

Neurological disorders

Neurologists and neurosurgeons at the AHN Neuroscience Institute at Jefferson expertly perform back and neck surgeries. We also provide specialized care for Parkinson’s disease and other movement disorders.

Nonhealing wounds

We provide healing therapies, including hyperbaric oxygen therapy, for hard-to-heal wounds caused by diabetes, trauma, surgery, and other medical issues. We also offer lymphedema treatments.


Weight loss specialists at the AHN Bariatric and Metabolic Institute at Jefferson customize surgical and nonsurgical weight loss plans to promote better health. Bariatric surgery options include gastric bypass, sleeve, banding, and balloon procedures.

Physical therapy and rehabilitation

We offer inpatient and outpatient physical therapy, speech therapy, and other rehabilitation services for people recovering from injuries, stroke, or illness. We offer specialized care for people with lymphedema, concussions, Parkinson’s disease, and other conditions. Learn more about physical therapy and rehabilitation at Jefferson.

Sleep apnea and sleep disorders

The Sleep Disorders Center at Jefferson offers the latest treatments for sleep apnea, restless leg syndrome, and other sleep problems. We also offer wakefulness testing for commercial drivers and pilots.


At the accredited Primary Stroke Center at Jefferson Hospital, our team quickly diagnoses strokes and begins treatment.

Women's and infants' health

The AHN Women and Infants Center at Jefferson is one of the region’s newest and most modern birthing centers. We were the first birthing facility in Pennsylvania to receive Keystone 10 Designation for promoting and supporting breastfeeding.

Other specialties

We also offer advanced medical care in these fields and many others:

Contact us

Call (412) DOCTORS (412) 362-8677 or request an appointment with a specialist at Jefferson Hospital.

Find us

Jefferson Hospital
565 Coal Valley Road
Jefferson Hills, PA 15025


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