Knee & Hip Orthopedic Surgeon

Specializing in Partial Knee Replacement, Knee Replacement & Direct Anterior Hip Replacement


Orthopedic & Trauma Surgeon

GREGORY LAURO, MDOrthopedic & Trauma Surgeon
Dr. Lauro is an orthopedic surgeon. He is fellowship trained in reconstructive joint replacement surgery but also does orthopedic trauma. He is trained and experienced in doing the newest techniques of minimally invasive anterior hip replacement surgery and knee replacement surgery.


Undergraduate: Brown University 1982 Honors BS in Chemistry

Medical School: University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry 1986

Internship: General Surgery Strong Memorial Hospital Rochester, N.Y. 1987

Orthopedic Residency: The Ohio State University 1989- 1991

Fellowship in Joint Replacement and Reconstructive Surgery: The Anderson Clinic 1992

Masters in Business Administration: Duquesne University 2007

Organizations, Affiliations & Certifications

Board Certification by the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons 1994 Recertification 2002,2012

Fellow of the Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons

Member of the Pennsylvania Medical Society

Member of the Pennsylvania Orthopedic Society

Active Staff Privileges Latrobe Hospital Latrobe, PA.

Active Staff Privileges Laurel Surgical Center Greensburg, PA.

Active Privileges Westmoreland Hospital, Greensburg, PA.

Practice Description & Responsibilities

Solo General Orthopedic practice with a focus on joint replacement surgery ~ 50% of inpatient work 1992-2011.

Trained and certified on minimal invasive anterior hip replacement

Trained and certified on endoscopic carpal tunnel release

Employed Excela Health Orthopedics 2012-Present

Founding partner of Laurel Surgical Center

CEO and Chairman of the Board of Laurel Surgical Center

CEO Laurel Property Associates

Honors & Awards

Graduated with Honors in Chemistry from Brown University 1982

Summa Cum Laude Brown University

Phi Psi chapter Brown University

See What Our Patients & Their Families Have To Say…

Dr. Gregory Lauro and his team are dedicated to providing comprehensive Orthopaedic Care in a compassionate and caring environment.

Dr. Lauro replaced my hip 7 years ago. His office staff is wonderful to speak with and he takes his time during office visits. Never rushes you through and answers any questions thoroughly and honestly.


Dr. Lauro replaced left hip. remarkable results! Appointment dates/time convenient and office wait minimal. Respects active life style. Honest, forthright advice.


Dr. Lauro just did my left knee on July 2016,,,did my right knee on March of last year. He took great care of me,, I always felt that I could ask him anything and get a direct answer. His staff can’t be beat..they are courteous, and always ready to help you with any inquires you might have…What more can you ask for in a doctor. He gave me excellent care.JANE BELUSHA –

Healthy Patients
Zuk Partial Knee
Total Knee Replacements
Direct Anterior Hip Replacement

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