Specialty: Emergency Medicine, Emergency/Urgent Orthopedic Injury Diagnosis and Treatment
Dr. Maria Halluska is certified by the American Board of Emergency Medicine and specializes in emergency medicine and orthopedic injury diagnosis and treatment. She earned her medical degree at MCP Hahnemann University School of Medicine and gained extensive experience in emergency medicine over the length of her career, treating many patients with orthopedic injuries.
She received her undergraduate degree from Villanova University, performed an internship at MCP Hahnemann University School of Medicine, and completed an emergency medicine residency program at Drexel University College of Medicine. Dr. Halluska also completed the ACEP Medical Education Teaching Fellowship for Clerkship Directors and Residency Directors.
Dr. Halluska holds professional membership in the American College of Emergency Physicians and has celebrated numerous achievements throughout her career, including the Einstein Medical Center Significant Faculty Contribution Award and the Drexel College of Medicine Paula Bernocchi Award of Excellence in Emergency Medicine.
Dr. Halluska has spent many years caring for patients with orthopedic injuries, which she frequently encountered during her work in the emergency department. Car accidents, slip and fall injuries and common sports injuries brought many patients under her care as an emergency physician. She currently leverages this expertise to serve patients as a member of Bucks County Orthopedic Specialists.
"I jumped at the opportunity to bring my diagnostic and therapeutic skill set developed over the past 17 years to Bucks County Orthopedic Specialists. Giving patients the opportunity to be treated on a same-day or next-day basis is a unique and forward-thinking approach to help patients get back on their feet quickly," says Dr. Halluska. "Helping patients with orthopedic injuries recover and get back to their life is incredibly satisfying."
In her free time, Dr. Halluska enjoys cooking and participating in physical activities such as running, skiing, sailing, hiking and camping. She also volunteers for the Girl Scouts.