Every physician combines extensive training, communications skills and a personable manner diagnosing a wide range of illnesses.


A LECOM Health endocrinologist can be your partner in successfully managing diabetes, insulin pumps and continuous glucose monitors, thyroid dysfunction, adrenals, pituitary disorders, and weight management. Fernando E. Melaragno, D.O., can develop a treatment plan that’s made just for you.

Family Medicine
Wherever you live in Erie County, a Medical Associates of Erie family medicine physician is nearby. Our experienced, family-focused physicians provide the essential first-line care for patients of all ages. Every family medicine physician combines extensive training, communications skills in a personable manner diagnosing and treating a wide range of illnesses and conditions on a daily basis.

Foot and Ankle Care/Podiatry
Foot and Ankle specialists, also known as Podiatrists, are qualified by their education and training to treat conditions of the foot, ankle and related structures of the leg. Foot and ankle pain is becoming increasingly common, and some concerns have a simple solution while others might require surgical care. Our Foot and Ankle Specialists understand that there are also concerns outside of injury including certain diseases and conditions that can affect your foot and ankle health. Our specialists are well-trained in caring for patients of all ages from routine check-ups to surgical care.

Our Specialists are trained in diagnosing everything from colon polyps and cancer, gastroesophageal reflux (heartburn), peptic ulcer disease, colitis, gallbladder disease, Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), pancreatitis and more. LECOM Gastroenterology stays up to date with medical advances and even provides minimally invasive techniques like the Capsule Endoscopy. Our Specialists diagnose and provide the best care and treatment options possible. LECOM Health is home to gastroenterologists, William Wismer, D.O., and Brian Viviano, D.O..

General Surgery
Medical Associates of Erie surgeons offer the finest innovative, up to date surgical care available in Erie County. Our surgeons take a multidisciplinary approach, working in close cooperation with their colleagues in primary care and other specialty areas, ensuring that patients receive unparalleled care today and for years to come.

Geriatric Medicine
Medical Associates of Erie is dedicated to meeting the growing needs of the aging population in the community by providing clinical services within the specialty of geriatrics. The LECOM Institute for Successful Aging offers primary care and consultative clinical services in geriatric medicine across the entire continuum of care.

Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine at Medical Associates of Erie offers a full range of quality care, including primary medicine and state of the art specialty services. Our highly skilled and experienced physicians provide an essential first-line care for adult patients. Our philosophy is to treat every patient holistically – as part of the family unit and the community – to attain the highest standards of excellence and provide the best, quality care.

Musculoskeletal Institute
LECOM Health has the only Musculoskeletal Institute in the Erie region. The Institute’s team of specialists provide care for chronic acute joint pain or injury.  The team provides comprehensive, customized care and rehabilitation to help patients return to an active lifestyle.

The mission of gynecology at Medical Associates of Erie is to provide personalized, women-focused specialty care, preventative and health maintenance. We offer services from board-certified gynecologists.

Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
Drawing on the latest advances in medical, physical, rehabilitative and surgical methods, Medical Associates of Erie orthopedic surgery specialists offer personalized, outcome-oriented care that gets you back to good health as quickly as possible. LECOM orthopedic and sports medicine specialists are dedicated to serving the total needs of athletes through prevention, performance and treatment. Our focus is more than just treating injuries, we provide total patient care through injury prevention, performance enhancement and education to our patients.

The mission of the Medical Associates of Erie Ophthalmology is the cure and prevention of eye disease through clinical care, research and education. The department offers a comprehensive array of services to patients and educational and research opportunities to physicians who are both in training and in practice.

Urology specializes in the treatment of diseases affecting the male and female urinary tract and male reproductive organs. From an overactive bladder to prostatitis and everything in between, our specialists are here to treat you.