Bradley A. BarterDO

(814) 231-2101

Location: State College (Regent Court), Tyrone, DuBois, Reedsville

Specialty: Joint Replacement Surgery, Foot, Ankle, Knee, Hand, Trauma, and Pediatrics

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Dr. Barter is a Board Certified Fellowship Trained orthopedic surgeon committed to providing you with the best up-to-date surgical and nonsurgical treatments for your orthopedic needs. His training and experience include unique competencies in the treatment of foot and ankle, knee, hand, trauma and pediatrics. While foot and ankle are his specialty, his wide array of research and focus helps make your steps to recovery a comeback to remember.

Dr. Barter also performs many regenerative and restorative musculoskeletal procedures including PRP injections, BMAC injections, Amniotic based injections, Hyaluronic acid injections and Advanced wound care techniques. 

Dr. Barter is a member of the American Osteopathic Association of Orthopaedic Surgery, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, American Osteopathic Association, Pennsylvania Osteopathic Medical Association, and the American Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society.

Dr. Barter lives in State College, PA with his kids. He enjoys traveling and boating.

  • 1988-1993, B.S., Michigan State University, College of Natural Sciences, East Lansing, MI
  • 1993-1997, Michigan State University, College of Osteopathic Medicine, East Lansing, MI
  • 1997-1998 Botsford General Hospital, Internship, Farmington Hills, MI
  • 1998-2002 Residency, St. Michael Hospital, Oklahoma City, OK.
  • 2002-2003 Fellowship Foot and Ankle, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
  • American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery
  • Chief Resident, St. Michael Hospital, Oklahoma City, OK

Papers

  • Implant Arthroplasty of the Thumb Carpometacarpal: Clinical Experience with Spherical Zirconia Implant. Bradley Barter, D.O. and Tom Ewing, D.O.
  • Thrombosis of an Ulnar Digital Artery of the Thumb: A Case Report. Bradley Barter, D.O. and Mehdi Adham, D.O.
  • Rotator Cuff Suture Pull-out Strength Comparison. Michael Areand, M.D.

Research

  • Qualification of Fluoroscopic Exposure of the Surgical Team. Bradley Barter, D.O. and Thomas DiPasquale, D.O.
  • Effect of Dietary Fat upon Mammary Cell Tumorigenesis. Dr. Clifford Welsh
  • Study of Benthic Algal Colony Formation in artificial River Flumes. William Sobczak, Ph.D.
  • Qualification of Fluoroscopic Exposure of the Surgical Team. Bradley Barter, D.O. and Thomas DiPasquale, D.O.
  • Effect of Dietary Fat upon Mammary Cell Tumorigenesis. Dr. Clifford Welsh
  • Study of Benthic Algal Colony Formation in artificial River Flumes. William Sobczak, Ph.D.
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America
  • American Osteopathic Association
  • UOC Surgical Center
  • Mt. Nittany Medical Center
  • Altoona Regional Health System
  • Tyrone Hospital
  • Penn Highlands Healthcare, Dubois
  • Team Physician, Mount Saint Mary’s High School Football Team, Oklahoma City, OK
  • Michigan State University Shadow Program, High School Athletic Medical Support
  • Special Olympics Screening Physicals and Event Support