Fernando J. Manalac, MD, MMM, FACP
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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
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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
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342 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
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142 Patient Comments
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
Excellent and pleased
I have never met a more caring and competent physician in all my years... He has all the charactieristics every Dr. needs to be extraordinary.
Dr. was extremely friendly and I felt comfortable talking to him.
Very nice and explained procedure PRP thoroughly to me
I like the doctor very much and think he is very good, 
Very excellent - No complaints.
Great experience, staff & doctor.
always 100% satisfied.... a terrific team
Dr Manalac was great. Took time to discus problem and remedies. His first so solution worked great.
dr manalac is great
It's always pleasant and professional.
was very impressed and appreciative he saw me on short notice
Dr. Manalac was very helpful and professional . I was referred to him by my my Dr. for a second opinion and he did a great job.
It is always good and solves my physical problem in my knees
Dr. Manalac's demeanor and concern radiates from his persona the minute he walks in the room.
Provider was excellent, very impressed with his bedside manner and attention to detail
Dr manlack is the best I'm glad he is my Dr he is kind & caring .
rushed but informative.
I have always been shown the utmost respect at this office. They are the epitome of professionalism.
Dr Manalac is an excellent doctor.
Great visit. very helpful
a wonderful compassionate doctor.
as expected for Holy Cross...professional and courteous
Dr Manalac is a great Doctor. His nurses and assistants fantastic I have a hectic travel schedule and he and his staff always find time to schedule me at short notice
Manalac was fantastic.
Keep up the excellent patient care --thank you.
Dr. Manalac is knowledgeable, compassionate, and respectful. He is a true find in the sea of doctors available.
very impressed that doctor completely listened to my concerns and answered in a way that I could understand the procedure.
Dr. Manalac and his assistant Kara were the best medical providers I have had. A wonderful experience.
He was kind, caring and very efficient.
Got excellent, appropriate care and a good explanation regarding my problem
it was excellent!
The doctor was extremely thorough with the results if my xrays.
I have had continuously excellent care by Dr. Manalac, his nurse and support staff.