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Specialty:

Surgery

Sub Specialty:
General Surgery
Bariatric Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Altoona


Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
86 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

UPMC Altoona - Surgical Associates
620 Howard Ave.
Suite 3F
Altoona, PA 16601
Office Phone:
(814) 889-7500
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Surgery, American Osteopathic Board of Surgery

Education:

DO, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Residency:
Pinnacle Health Hospitals,
Harrisburg, PA




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September 14, 2017

After talking with Dr. Currie I felt more at ease and it made me more comfortable in making my decision for surgery.

September 14, 2017

Dr Currie and entire team from the Bariatric Surgery Program at UPMC Altoona were great to work with.

September 12, 2017

Everyone in this office made me feel comfortable and at ease.

August 29, 2017

I had a normal good visit

July 27, 2017

good

June 16, 2017

No bad experiences

May 23, 2017

very personable surgeon- I didn't feel like I was wasting his time and didn't feel rushed like you do with most dr's. would recommend this surgeon to anyone.

April 18, 2017

Dr. Currie is always very professional and helpful. He truly cares about his patients and takes the time needed with you.

March 31, 2017

I liked that I could understand what was being said to me, things were explained clearly

March 30, 2017

Physician was a down-to-earth friendly person who put one at ease which made it easrier to talk to him about health problems and the up-coming surgery that has been scheduled.