Free PIAA Sports Physicals from OIP!

 
 
 
Free PIAA Sports Physicals from the trusted team at OIP  
 
These Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association (PIAA) sports physicals are free for athletes in middle and high school who are participating in a PIAA sport.
 
Click here to reserve your FREE time slot today.  
 
 
DATES | LOCATIONS:
  • THURSDAY, JULY 22, 6-8PM, Camp Hill, 3399 Trindle Road
  • WEDNESDAY, JULY 28, 6-8PM, Carlisle, 250 Alexander Spring Road
  • WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 4, 6-8PM, Harrisburg, 450 Powers Avenue
  • THURSDAY, AUGUST 12, 6-8PM, Camp Hill, 3399 Trindle Road
 
Click here to reserve your FREE time slot today. 
 
 
IMPORTANT REMINDERS:
  • Athletes MUST bring completed PIAA forms to appointment. You can download them here
  • A parent or guardian MUST accompany students under 18 years old.
  • All participants MUST wear face masks.

Questions? Call (717) 836-1512.

Simply The Best 2021 Voting Now Open

Harrisburg Magazine’s ‘Simply the Best 2021’ voting is now open, and we’re asking for your help! We are honored to have been voted Simply The Best in the Harrisburg area for 10 consecutive years – Please help us make it 11! 

If our team at OIP has helped you overcome injury or pain and get back to the things you enjoy most, please take a moment to vote for us in each of the four categories below. 

Simply follow each link below and place your vote for OIP:

  1. Medical – Orthopedics (Click Here to Vote)
  2. Medical – Pain Specialist Clinic (Click Here to Vote)
  3. Health Services – Physical Therapist (Click Here to Vote)
  4. Local Favorites – Place to Work (101+ Employees) (Click Here to Vote)

We know that trust is earned, and respect your choice to choose your orthopedic provider – and when and where you have surgery. Thank you for choosing us!

OIP unveils new logo in its 50th year

Same Mission. Same Values. Same Physicians. A Brand New Look!

This year, we will celebrate our 50th year of service to Central Pennsylvania patients. Throughout the year we will be reflecting on our past, and more importantly, looking to the future of OIP as one of the region’s few remaining physician-owned and independent orthopedic groups. This year will bring several exciting announcements as we expand our presence and services to meet the needs of our community.

We are excited to share with you the first of these announcements…

Our NEW LOGO that represents both the history and future direction of the practice.

 

 

It reflects our mission to keep YOU, our patients, at the center of all we do. We strive to provide a complete circle of care to address all your orthopedic needs. From preventative services to urgent care. From conservative approaches to surgical interventions.

Orthopedic Institute of Pennsylvania Announces New Surgeon

Orthopedic Institute of Pennsylvania
3399 Trindle Road
Camp Hill, PA 17011                                                                                                        
717-761-5530                                                                                       

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

November 10, 2020

Orthopedic Institute of Pennsylvania Announces New Surgeon
Orthopedic surgeon is newest addition to team of doctors

CAMP HILL, PA. – Orthopedic Institute of Pennsylvania, a leader in family care, is pleased to welcome James A. Shaffer, M.D. to the active medical staff.

Dr. Shaffer brings over 12 years of orthopedic experience on his return to central Pennsylvania, and has built many orthopedic programs, including the development of perioperative pain avoidance and short hospital stays. His practice has focused on minimally invasive joint replacement and reconstruction. He is board certified and a fellow in the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.

Dr Shaffer attended Penn State, University Park where he earned a degree in Physics and continued his education at Penn State College of Medicine in Hershey. He received his orthopaedic training at the San Francisco Orthopaedic Residency Program where he served as chief resident. While in residency he served as assistant team physician with the Oakland A’s and the University of San Francisco Dons.

Dr Shaffer twice served as orthopaedic chair and speaker for the Frontiers in Medicine conference in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. He served as system medical director for orthopedics and total joints at Wyoming Medical Center. He has served as a delegate for the House of Delegates and a member of the executive committee of the Young Physician Section of the Pennsylvania Medical Society.

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Shaffer, call Orthopedic Institute of Pennsylvania at 717-761-5530.

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OIP Doctors Receive Education Awards

We congratulate Dr. DeLuca, Dr. Dahl, & Dr. Himmelwright for being recognized by UPMC Pinnacle for their ongoing contributions to teaching and education in the field of orthopedics. These doctors go the extra mile by offering their expertise to the next generation of doctors. Way to go!

Important OIP Family of Care Provider Update

To Our Family of Care Patients:

On May 23, 2020, the seven physicians in the OIP Arlington Division, (Timothy Ackerman, William Beutler, Matthew Espenshade, John Grandrimo, Scott King, Robert Maurer and Walter Peppelman) will no longer be a part of our OIP group practice. They will become employees of a hospital-owned group at UPMC Pinnacle.

If you wish to continue care with our OIP physicians, you do not need to do anything other than continue to make your appointments with us by calling 717-761-5530.

If you are planning to follow an Arlington Division physician to UPMC, please check your insurance plan as your co-pays and coverage could be affected.

You have the right of patient freedom of choice to select the physician as you wish, and OIP is prepared to serve you and meet your medical needs.

OIP gives $12,000 to Central Pennsylvania Food Bank

CAMP HILL, Pa. (PA), April 28, 2020- Orthopedic Institute of Pennsylvania’s charitable foundation donated $12,000 to Central Pennsylvania Food Bank in support of the food bank’s effort to distribute healthy, nutritious food to some of the most vulnerable in Central Pa. The donation will supply approximately 70,000 meals to thousands of households and individuals in Dauphin, Cumberland, York and Perry counties.

OIP's CEO William Thompson (left) and Dr. Raymond Lippe present check showing The OIP Foundation's $12K donation to Central Pennsylvania Food Bank for COVID-19 Crisis Response Boxes.
OIP’s CEO William Thompson (left) and Dr. Ronald Lippe present check showing The OIP Foundation’s $12K donation to Central Pennsylvania Food Bank for COVID-19 Crisis Response Boxes.

“What makes this special to OIP, is that we’re able to give back to the local communities that are at the heart of what we do,” said Will Thompson, CEO of Orthopedic Institute of Pennsylvania. “Through the Orthopedic Institute of PA Foundation Fund, of the Foundation for Enhancing Communities, we are able to reach outside our walls and tangibly help those in need.”

Thompson says “As we are here to serve our patients through this pandemic, we also understand the needs of our local community. Part of the mission of our foundation is to support those within our own backyard who may be facing difficulties.”

“We are so thankful to OIP for providing much-needed support to our Crisis Response,” said Joe Arthur, Executive Director of the Central Pennsylvania Food Bank. “The Central Pennsylvania Food Bank and its partner network have provided over 50% more food in the last month than in previous months and we believe demand will grow further as the economic crisis continues. Support like this also helps us provide the healthiest foods available.”

The Central Pennsylvania Food Bank welcomes this donation, and invites others to help bring food to needy families by making financial donations to the food bank. To make donations to help with the increased need in Central Pennsylvania communities during the COVID-19 Pandemic, visit www.centralpafoodbank.org. People in need of food assistance can call the Central Pennsylvania Food Bank’s helpline at 1-877-999-5964.

For orthopedic needs, OIP’s walk in clinic is open 7 days a week. Call 1-888-OUCH-OIP or click here for more information. OIP would like to encourage all those who are able to give to the Central Pennsylvania Food Bank to do so at this time.

Orthopedic Institute of Pennsylvania Announces New Surgeon

Orthopedic Institute of Pennsylvania
3399 Trindle Road
Camp Hill, PA 17011                                                                                                        
717-761-5530                                                                                       

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

September 26, 2019

Orthopedic Institute of Pennsylvania Announces New Surgeon
Podiatric surgeon is newest addition to team of doctors

CAMP HILL, PA. – Orthopedic Institute of Pennsylvania, a leader in family care, is pleased to welcome Christopher H. Schank, DPM to the active medical staff.

Dr. Schank is a native of Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, and is a board-certified Podiatric surgeon. He graduated from Lebanon Valley College with the highest honors, and earned membership into the MACC All-Century Baseball team, receiving academic All-American status. Dr. Schank completed his graduate education at Penn State Hershey College of Medicine, and went on to receive a Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine from Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine. He later completed his Podiatric Surgical and Reconstruction residency at Henry Ford Macomb Hospital in Clinton Township, Michigan.

Dr. Schank has completed surgical trainings in limb deformity, advanced ankle instability, arthroscopy, sports injury, and foot and ankle osteosynthesis. His clinical interests include: common foot conditions, podiatric surgery, arthritis pain, heel pain, sports-related injuries, and ankle replacement and has advanced training in techniques in skeletal fixation of the foot and ankle.

Dr. Schank is an associate of the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery, and holds memberships in the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgery and the American Podiatric Medical Association. He joined OIP after practicing in Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania for several years.

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Schank, call Orthopedic Institute of Pennsylvania at 717-761-5530.

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OIP is Hosting Two Job Fair Events

OIP is hosting two job fair events.

Walk ins welcome or to pre-register call Amy at 717-761-5530 ext 186.

Event # 1
Date: Friday, August 9
Time: 9 am – 3 pm
Location: Orthopedic Institute of Pennsylvania – Camp Hill
Address: 3399 Trindle Rd Camp Hill, PA

Event # 2
Date: Friday, August 16
Time: 9 am – 3 pm
Location: Orthopedic Institute of Pennsylvania – Harrisburg
Address: 450 Powers Ave Harrisburg, PA

*Day shift
*Monday – Friday + 1 weekend per month
*Full time + benefits
*Opportunities available in Camp Hill and Harrisburg
*Seeking professional staff who enjoy working in a busy but patient-focused atmosphere

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