Dr. Albanese received her Bachelor's Degree from Pennsylvania State University in State College, PA and her Medical Degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine in Washington, DC. She completed an internship and residency at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, PA and an additional residency at A.I. DuPont Institute in Wilmington, DE. She completed a fellowship at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia in Philadelphia, PA. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery and a member of the Pediatric Society of North America, Ruth Jackson Orthopaedic Society, Oneida County Medical Society and New York State Society of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Inc. She is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Albanese is one of only two fellowship-trained pediatric orthopedic surgeons in the Utica area. She treats children with all orthopedic problems and practices adult orthopedics with the exception of spinal problems. She has provided orthopedic care in Utica since 1983.