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History

1991 University Orthopedics Center, with eight employees, is formed on July 1 by founder Douglas E. R. Roeshot, MD and is headquartered at 220 Regent Court in State College.
1992 Edwin J. Rogusky, MD joins the practice in September.
1993 UOC outgrows 220 Regent Court and builds a new facility at 101 Regent Court.
New physical therapy department opens in September.
Stanley J. Yoder, MD and Jay S. Cox, MD join the practice in November.
UOC is contracted to provide team physician and athletic training services for Penns Valley and Bald Eagle schools.
1994 Thomas J. Ellis, DO joins the practice in August
1996 UOC is contracted to provide team physician and athletic training services to Woodward Camp.
1998 David J. Davies joins UOC as Chief Executive Officer.
1999 Occupational Health Services established in February.
Connie Edsall is hired as Coordinator of Occupational Health and Business Development.
Lewistown office opens on North Dorcas Street in September.
Altoona Puritan Park Medical office opens in October.
2000 MRI service added in March.
David M. Joyner, MD joins the practice in August.
2001 UOC Employs approximately 65 employees.
UOC is contracted to provide team physician and athletic training services for State College and Mifflin County schools.
Major expansion of UOC facility begins and an expanded Physical Therapy Center opens.
Construction begins on 8500 square foot, state-of-the-art surgery center.
2002 Michael L. Lescanic, MD is appointed UOC Surgery Center Medical Director effective April 1.
The Surgery Center opens on April 8.
By June, UOC’s employee base has grown to 85.
UOC introduces and opens a Clinical Research Department in October.
2003 UOC opens its Soft Goods Division in May.
Todd B. Cousins, DO and Gregory M. Bailey, DO join the practice in July.
William A. Tyndall, MD, PhD joins the practice in August.
Bradley A. Barter, DO joins the practice in September.
2004

Paul D. Lamb, DC joins UOC in November, adding chiropractics to the UOC list of services.

Altoona office opens its Physical Therapy Department in August.

2005 Keith M. Zora, DO joins UOC in January.
UOC opens UOC Spine Offices at Windmere Centre in State College.
Christopher S. McClellan, DO joins UOC in July.
2006 UOC moves to new 13000 square foot office in Altoona.
2007 UOC opens new office in Huntingdon
2008 Joel A. Torretti, MD joins UOC in March.
UOC opens Uni-dose Pharmacy and Nutriceuticals Division in September.
2009 UOC implements NextGen EMR Software System.
2010 UOC opens Tyrone Clinic in Coordination with Tyrone Hospital.
Surgery Center is licensed by the Pennsylvania Department of Health on April 4.
Christopher J. Lincoski joins UOC.
Paul R. Sensiba, MD joins UOC.
2011 UOC opens new office in Lewistown, PA in April.
Andrew J. Marcus, DO joins UOC in July.
2012 Advanced Center for Surgery opens in June. UOC and UOCSS employee base exceeds 200.
2013 UOC opens Spine Orthopedics Clinic in Dubois
UOC opens Concussion Care Clinic in State College in coordination with Dr. Ruben Echemendia.
St. Josephs contracts with UOC Athletic Training Department.
2014 UOC opens orthopedic clinic in Bedford.
Michael Doss, DPM joins UOC.
Urgent Orthopedic Care at UOC opens in State College.
2015 UOC becomes exclusive orthopedic provider at Dubois Regional Medical Center.
Fred K. Khalouf, DO joins UOC in January.
Christopher P. Varacallo, DO joins UOC in July.
2016 University Orthopedics Center and Blair Orthopedics Associates Merge in January. Employee base increases to 275.