Harriger, Colleen, MD


Colleen M. Harriger, M.D. is an orthopedic surgeon for Washington Health System Orthopedics and Sports Medicine.

Dr. Harriger comes to Washington Health System after completing her Orthopedic Sports Medicine Fellowship at Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh. Prior to that, she completed her Orthopedic Surgery Residency at UPMC Hamot in Erie, PA.

Dr. Harriger received her medical degree from Drexel University College of Medicine in Philadelphia, PA. She earned a B.S. in Biology at Gannon University in Erie, PA, graduating summa cum laude.

Her professional society memberships include the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons and the American Medical Association. During her residency, she earned the American Orthopedic Association Resident Leadership Representative award.

Dr. Harriger has an impressive background of Sports Medicine team physician experience. She has most recently served as a team physician for the Pittsburgh Pirates, Pittsburgh Riverhounds Soccer Club, Pittsburgh Forge Rugby Club, and high school hockey for Shadyside Academy. She has also worked extensively for USA Rugby, working in Denver, Newfoundland, Canada, and Cape Town, South Africa.


Orthopedic Surgery, interest in Sports Medicine
Hospital Affiliation(s)
  • Washington Hospital



Medical School
Drexel University College of Medicine; Philadelphia, PA
Allegheny General Hospital; Pittsburgh, PA
UPMC Hamot Hospital; Erie, PA