Barbara A. Gaines, MD

Photograph of Barb Gaines, MD

Injury Free Coalition for Kids of Pittsburgh (Children's)

Professor of Surgery and Clinical and Translational Science
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Clinical Director, Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery
Program Director, Pediatric Surgery Fellowship
Director, Trauma and Injury Prevention
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Barbara A. Gaines, MD is the Principal Investigator for the Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh Injury Prevention Program. She is a pediatric surgeon and assistant professor at University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. She has a Bachelor of Arts from Brown University and a medical degree from University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA. Dr. Gaines serves as Assistant Director of the Benedum Trauma Program at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh. In addition to her administrative responsibilities at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, she teaches medical students, pediatric surgery residents and pediatric surgery fellows in the outpatient and inpatient settings. Dr. Gaines academic and community outreach interests include children injury prevention.

Contact Information

Email Address:
barbara.gaines@chp.edu

Phone Number:
412 - 692 - 7280

Mailing Address:
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
Department of Surgery
3705 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213