Daniel R Lueders MD
  • Daniel R. Lueders, MD

    Assistant Professor, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Daniel R. Lueders, MD

Assistant Professor, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

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Daniel Lueders, MD is a board-certified Sports Medicine physician and an Assistant Professor in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at UPMC. He is the Assistant Director of the ACGME Sports Medicine fellowship program.

Dr. Lueders received a doctorate of medicine at the University of Missouri in Columbia, MO. He completed PM&R residency at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN where he was elected and served as Chief Resident. Dr. Lueders continued at Mayo Clinic for fellowship training in Sports Medicine, gaining skills in non-surgical management of sports medicine injuries, diagnostic musculoskeletal ultrasound evaluation, and advanced ultrasound-guided procedures for joints and tendons.

Dr. Lueders' practice focuses on the non-surgical management of sports medicine conditions, joint disorders, and tendon disorders. He specializes in the application of diagnostic musculoskeletal ultrasound to make complicated and challenging diagnoses and in advanced ultrasound guided interventions, including injection therapies, percutaneous needle tenotomy for tendon disorders, and in the application of orthobiologic agents such as platelet-rich plasma and bone marrow aspirate concentrate for joint, tendon, and ligament disorders.