MEET THE STAFF

Christopher D. Harner, MD

Team Physician

Dr. Harner is the Blue Cross of Western Pennsylvania Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine.

In addition, he is medical director at the UPMC Center for Sports Medicine and the Sports Medicine Fellowship Program director. Dr. Harner specializes in sports medicine and knee surgery. He has a long history of clinical and basic science research.

He consistently has been named among The Best Doctors in America: Northeast Region and as one of Pittsburgh's Top Doctors by Pittsburgh Magazine.

Dharmesh Vyas, MD

Team Physician

Dr. Vyas specializes in adult and pediatric sports medicine injuries, including open and arthroscopic surgery of the knee, shoulder, and hip.

A graduate of the University of Illinois College of Medicine, he completed his orthopaedic surgery residency at the University of Chicago Hospitals and his sports medicine fellowships at UPMC, the Klinikum Rechts der Isar in Germany, and the Centre Albert Trillat in France.