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Andrew J. Wilhelm, D.O., D.P.T., M.S.

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Phone Numbers

Office: (607) 385-3740

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentAccepting New Patients

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Patient Care Settings

Orthopaedics & Physical Performance, Surgery


Andrew Wilhelm received his medical degree from Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2015, and completed a fellowship in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine at Allegheny General Hospital (PA) and a residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at Wellspan/York Hospital (PA). He also holds a doctorate in Physical Therapy from Ithaca College.

During his fellowship, Dr. Wilhelm provided expert, personalized care for professional sports teams such as the Pittsburgh Pirates, Pittsburgh Riverhounds, and York Revolution, as well as international organizations such as USA Rugby and numerous high schools. He also worked as a physical therapist before pursuing his medical degree.



DO | Edward Via Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

08/01/2020 - 07/31/2021
Fellowship in Sports Medicine at Allegheny General Hospital

07/01/2016 - 06/30/2020
Residency in Orthopaedics at WellSpan York Hospital

06/24/2015 - 06/30/2016
Internship in Orthopaedics at WellSpan York Hospital

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Journal Articles

Bush CM, Wilhelm AJ, Lavallee ME, Deitch JR. "Early Sport Specialization in Elite Weightlifters: Weightlifting Injury Occurrence and Relevant Opinions." Journal of strength and conditioning research. 2019 Jul 1; Epub 2019 Jul 01.

Wilhelm A, Romeo N, Trevino R. "A Rare Cause of Pyogenic Flexor Tenosynovitis: Nocardia nova." The Journal of hand surgery.. 2018 Aug; 43(8):778.e1-778.e4. Epub 2018 Jan 17.

Ashie A, Wilhelm A, Carney D, DiPasquale T, Bush C. "Comparing fracture patterns of younger versus older riders involved in nonfatal motorcycle accidents." Traffic injury prevention.. 2018 19(7):761-765. Epub 2018 Oct 23.

Books & Chapters

Book Title: Superior Capsular Reconstruction of the Shoulder
Author List: Andrew Wilhelm & Sam Akhavan
Published By: Springer Link 2021