Wayne J. Sebastianelli, M.D.

Kalenak Professor in Orthopaedics Director, Athletic Medicine, Penn State University

Office Location

Penn State Hershey Orthopaedics - State College
1850 E. Park Avenue, Suite 112
State College, PA 16803-6705
Tel: 800-243-1455 / 814-865-3566 Fax: 814-863-7803


Orthopaedic Surgery Sports Medicine

Patient Services Provided

ACL/PCL tears Adolescent Sports Injuries Primary and Revision Knee Replacement Primary and Revision Hip Replacement Hand Surgery Arthroscopic treatment of the shoulder, knee and ankle Show all patient services »

Professional Education

Fellowship, Sports Medicine, Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center (1989) Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Rochester Affiliated Hospitals (1988) M.D., University of Rochester, School of Medicine & Dentistry (1983)

Research Interests

Sport Injuries

Academic Interests

Sport Injuries


Banas MP, Dalldorf PG, Sebastianelli WJ, DeHaven KE
Long Term Follow up of the Modified Bristow Procedure
Diment MT, Sebastianelli WJ, DeHaven KE
ACL Reconstruction: Scope Assisted Two Incision Technique
Diment MT, DeHaven KE, Sebstianelli WJ
Current Concepts in Meniscal Repair
Cosgarea AJ, Sebastianelli WJ, DeHaven KE
Prevention of Arthrofibrosis Following ACL Reconstruction Using One Third Patellar Tendon Autograft
Sebastianelli WJ, Cosgarea AJ, DeHaven KE
Reducing the Incidence of Arthrofibrosis Following ACL Reconstruction

Honors and Awards

Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society Phi Beta Kappa Endowed Professor - Kalenak Professor in Orthopaedic Surgery Selected "Best Doctor in America" 1996 - present Unanimous selection to the University of Rochester (NY) Department of Athletics Hall of Fame