Greater Pittsburgh Orthopaedic Associates

Brackenridge, Pittsburgh, South Side: 412-661-5500

Cranberry, Moon, Sewickley, St. Clair: 412-262-7800

M. Russell Leslie, MD

One of the senior members of the practice, Dr. Leslie served as a Captain in the U.S. Army Medical Corps before going on to complete his residencies.

He also spent a year under the guidance of Dr. Joseph H. Boyes in Los Angeles where he developed a specialization in hand surgery, and went on to develop a regimen for surgical reconstruction of the arthritic patient.

Currently, Dr. Leslie focuses on surgery of the hand and upper extremity. He’s known for paying close attention to both the physical and emotional needs of his patients.

In addition to his clinical work, Dr. Leslie serves as a Clinical Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine.

A Pittsburgh native, Dr. Leslie lives with his wife, Ginger, in northeast Pittsburgh. They have four children and seven grandchildren.

Undergraduate Education

Dartmouth University

Medical School

University of Pittsburgh


University of Pittsburgh


Joseph Boyes, MD Hand Surgery