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Orthopedics, Sports Medicine
Internal Medicine – Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh PA Sports Medicine – Allegheny General Hospital/Pittsburgh Pirates of MLB, Pittsburgh PA
Robert Morris University – BSBA, Hospital Administration Carnegie Mellon University – Master of Medical Management St. Georges University School of Medicine – Doctorate of Medicine
5597 N. Dixie Highway
Fort Lauderdale , FL 33334
Fernando J. Manalac, MD, MMM Video Profile
Ask the Doc Segment on NBC 6
Sports Medicine at Holy Cross Orthopedic Institute
Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Therapy at Holy Cross Orthopedic Institute
Treatment of Tendonosis: Ultrasound-Guided Percutaneous Tenotomy
Non-Surgical Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy and Wound Care
Blind and Image Guided Injections
Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Therapy
Ultrasound Guided Percutaneous Tenotomy / Tenex
Post-Injury Neurocognitive Exams
Tendonosis / Tendonitis / Tendon Pain
Titleist Performance Institute (TPI) Certified
Musculoskeletal Ultrasound, Biosupplementation, Viscosupplementation
Certified Impact Consultant (CIC)
American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine - Sports Medicine
American College of Medical Quality
Residency / Fellowship
Internal Medicine – Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh PA
Sports Medicine – Allegheny General Hospital/Pittsburgh Pirates of MLB, Pittsburgh PA
Robert Morris University – BSBA, Hospital Administration
Carnegie Mellon University – Master of Medical Management
St. Georges University School of Medicine – Doctorate of Medicine
American College of Physicians, Fellow
American Medical Association
American College of Sports Medicine
American Medical Society for Sports Medicine
Medical Fitness Association
Patients' Choice Award - Vitals (2012-2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition - Vitals (2012-2014)
Robbins Scholar Athlete of the Year
Coca Cola Leadership Award
Manalac Fernando J. MD MMM FACP CAQSM; Loffreda-Mancinelli, Claudio MD, MMM. Are We Scoring a Goal by Banning Headers From Soccer? Clinical Journal of Sport Medicine: December 19, 2017
HCMG Practice Locations
305 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
Our Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to care
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140 Patient Comments
once I saw him it was a great experience
I have love the care I receive from Dr. Manalac and staff! I have already recommended him to many friends!
He was terrific and I have recommended to family and friends
Dr Manalac is the BEST!
Always a pleasure to see Dr. Manalac, except for the medical condition.
the doctor really makes you comfortable, and helps you understand your concerns.
Dr. Manalac was great - he was the first doctor to thoroughly go over my MRI with me. I did not realize that arthritis was actually causing my pain. With the gel injection he gave me, I have had no more pain. (I started with my 1st doctor the beginning of December for my knee pain - thank goodness for Dr. Manalac!!!)
Both my sister & I have been seeing *Dr. Manalac for several years for our sports related injuries. We both love him and the staff.
Dr. Manalac really is the best orthopedic doctor.....funny, kind and knows his stuff
dr Manalac is excellent. spends time and explains everything in detail. you are never rushed.
Excellent and professional
would have liked a few more minutes explaining my issues
He's a very caring doctor & very sweet, to boot!
Dr. Manalac is my go to person when it involves my back/spine since I have a curved spine. He is very easy going but professional and always explains the xrays and what would help my condition.
doctor was marvelous. i felt very confident in him and his ability to solcing my pain and issue with my shoulder coming up soon.. the rest was to be determined
dr Manalac is a delight, competent, answers question, knows what he is doing.
Excellent, my problem was diagnosed and addressed with expediency.
all was outstanding
I cannot say enough about *Dr. Manalac - he was very knowledgeable, kind and referred me to an excellent P.T. Person. I then followed up with him, I am in much better shape, than I was when I first came to Dr. Manalac.
Very caring staff & doctor. VERY pleasant!
Dr. Manalac took time with me to listen closly to my progress healing, what was helping, where I was still challenged. I could not ask for better care and support.
Holy Cross - *Dr. Manelac keeps me _____. Grateful for Holy Cross.
It was a good visit, the staff was polite. I called the hospital and explained my problem and they recommended doctor Manalac.
*Dr. Manalac and his staff are the best, so nice and friendly.
Dr. I was a first time patient to him. Found very interactive and explained what he thought BEST for me. that was a good thing!
*Dr. Manalac & staff are always helpful, informative & caring!
Dr Manalac is EXCELLENT! 
Always has been great service & advice. Extremely personable. 
Dr. Malanac is very knowledgeable and easy to speak with. He took his time and listed to my concerns and discussed all options for my situation. I highly recommend him.
very courteous and professional
the entire office was professional, kind and extremely helpful.
He was excellent, listened figured out a plan & we got it done.
It is always a pleasure to see Dr. Manalac. He is so very knowledgeable and thorough. His office staff is also very good. 
he is a great person and dr
Dr Manalac is an excellent physician, I trust him with my knee issues
Physician Dr. Manalac is excellent, his immediate assistant who ushers you into examining room is good/very nice
 dr is great
very good, very knowledgeable, and friendly.
I was impressed and pleased with doctor and understood what treatment was ahead for me.
all very good
very good experience
Love Dr. Manalac and his nurse. Always helpful and attentive.
Dr Manalac is an awesome caring professional and I always refer friends to him. He always discusses different options for treatment and together we choose the best option.
same as previous comment
dr Manalac is great !
it was as best as it could be.....he was rushed.....as he informed me that squeezed 3 weeks worth of patients into 4 days due to the holiday
Dr. Manalac and his nurse Kara are the best people, seeinthem now over 5 years for my knees.
Courteous professional 
when you find the best, who needs the rest!?
He is one of the best Doctors I have ever had the pleasure of meeting.
Everyone was extremely nice.
Extremely attentive and calming for fluid had to be removed from my knee and it was extremely painful!
he is an excellent physician and very caring and respectful..
Compassionate, knowledgeable and excellent attention to detail and the medical issues.
very knowledgeable, very attentive professional
he was excellent
I have the utmost respect for him
Always a positive experience even if I am dealing with a high level of pain.
i feel very comfortable with the doctor. I feel that he is very knowledgeable.
he is thorough knowledgeable and thoughtful
Excellent; very caring
great doctor and his team
My experience was good.
Dr Manalac and his staff are wonderful. They have cared for me and my family on many occasions. They are always thoughtful, kind and professional.
Great Doctor. Very relatable and personable. I would recommend him highly!
As usual Dr Manalac and his staff went above and beyond in care and thoughtless reagarding my knee condition. more Drs should be like Dr Manalac
Very satisfied with the Physician and the care.
great doctor nurse and staff
I was happy with my experience with the provider/physician. Everyone is friendly and professional
dr. was great.
Dr Manalac and his nurse Kara make an amazing team. Both exceed expectations of care. This type of patient is centered heathcare is so unique in this day and age. Dr Manalac spends time answering all questions before he leaves the room. Patients never feel "rushed". On the contrary, he spends quatlity time with his patients. His nurse Kara has the same level of commitment to her patients as Dr. Manalac. I am a practice development consultant in dentistry and I know outstanding patient care whe
Dr. Manalac involves patients in discussion and treatment plan. He is attentive and thorough. He educates patient on condition.
Dr.Manalac is excellent/ interested, caring and administers almost painless injections in my knees.
Dr Manalac is an excellent doctor and is very caring about your issues..
excellent knowledge and wonderful patient interaction
Dr. Manalac has excellent bedside manner, is knowledgeable and explains thoroughly. He even makes my visit humorous. His Assistant and nurses are fabulous too and deserve to be told.
The Dr is the best. Couldn't have asked for a more professional person.
professional thorough and a sweetheart! explained in detail exactly what was being done and why! a truly phenomenal doctor!
dr Manalac is a gem. professional, humorous, listens well, gives information. I love seeing him.
He was very thorough. He reviewed my intake comments, performed more diagnosis and recommended a course of action. All very good.
the Dr. &. Staff were awesome
Dr. Manalac is so very smart and always knows what to do. He takes a practical and reasonable approach to solutions, and is always correct. And he is so caring.
Fit me in when I needed quick appointment great visit.
Have been seeing this dr. for a number of years. He always helps my condition.
I have been see *Dr. Manalac for several years and I have always found him to be very honest & caring. He has always helped me. His staff is very good also.
Dr. Manalac asked the right questions and was very helpful.
Dr. Manalac is passionate about what he does and seems only too happy to share his abundant knowledge in treating medical issues.
always a good experience with Dr Manalac
excellent Dr. and staff.
my experience with dr manalac is always exemplary.
He went out of his way to make sure I understood not only my diagnosis, but showed me the xrays; as well as FULLY explaining my options.
*Dr. Manalac has (now) separate suite moves along in timely manner, all staff GREAT!! Genuine, care, concern and all have expertise.
very caring , and understanding, love him
Dr Manalac is always so caring and professional.
I have never had a bad experience with this provider or his staff. It's a happy office.
Love Dr Manalac, he is great! The staff is also excellent.
I was very pleased with my first visit to this office & this Dr .. everyone very polite, Office was very clean..no waiting..& my medical needs were taken care of .
Very concerned and kind, he listened and told me options
It was nice visit very professional.
*Dr. Manalac saw me due to an acute concern his team fit me into his schedule as soon as possible. *Dr. Manalac is an outstanding physician he takes his time to sit and explain issues in detail.
*Dr. Manalac and his staff are exceptional great experience. Wish all my doctors were like him & his staff.
The doctors and there staff were awesome.
His demeanor, care, concern and kindness is why I come to this group. He is outstanding.
He was excellent , very informative, professional
very detailed, took the time to hear everything.
it was great
Love working with Dr. Manalac and his team
*Dr. Manalac is always very kind and caring and always provides the best care possible.
*Dr. Manalac is first rate, been seeing him for my knees over 5 years now, his nurse *Kara is just superb!
I was very pleased from the moment I arrived. 
I have complete confidence in physician and the recommended course of treatment