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Gerard J. Werries, MD

Gerard J. Werries, M.D. is a summa cum laude graduate of the University of Pittsburgh, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Neuroscience. In 1997, he received his Doctorate of Medicine from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine.

While at the University of Pittsburgh, Dr. Werries was honored to receive the "Excellence in Collaborative Learning" award. He completed his orthopaedic residency at Akron General Medical Center and his advanced fellowship training in spine surgery at Harvard Medical System, Departments of Neurosurgery and Orthopaedics. During his fellowship, Dr. Werries was also a Clinical Instructor in orthopaedics at Harvard Medical School. He is Board Certified in orthopaedic surgery.

Dr. Werries joined Tri-State Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine in 2003. He provides general orthopaedic care, but specializes in the evaluation and treatment of back and neck injuries as well as minimally invasive and complex spinal procedures. Dr. Werries is a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and a member of both the American Medical Society and the North American Spine Society.

Dr. Gerard Werries has been performing IMEs for The Center for Musculoskeletal Evaluations, Inc. (CME) network since 2004.  IMEs with Dr. Werries are limited to examinations of the spine, including the cervical, thoracic, and lumber spine.

To schedule or reschedule an IME appointment or IME-related services with Dr. Werries, please contact The CME Corporate Office at (412) 369-4000, Ext. 347 or Ext. 308 or use our toll-free number 1-866-900-IMES (4637) or visit