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Thoracic Surgery

Sub Specialty:
Esophageal Surgery
Lung Transplantation
Lung Cancer Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Shadyside
Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
UPMC Passavant
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
UPMC Presbyterian

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.6 Stars
32 Patient
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University of Pittsburgh Physicians

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Division of Thoracic Surgery
UPMC Presbyterian
200 Lothrop St.
Suite C-900
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 648-6315

Falk Medical Building (UPMC Comprehensive Lung Center)
3601 Fifth Ave.
4th Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 647-7556


Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery, American Board of Thoracic Surgery


MD, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

University of Minnesota School of Medicine,
Minneapolis, MN

University of Minnesota School of Medicine,
Minneapolis, MN

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May 26, 2017

He is wonderful. Compassionate and knowledgeable. He treated our family with much respect and made us feel confident and hopeful. There needs to be more doctors like him. We are so grateful and blessed for our doctor and his team

May 19, 2017

so far I've been treated very good. they've addressed all my fears about surgery

March 24, 2017

I liked how well they all worked togeather an took the time to listen to your needs an was just so welcoming when they bring u back

February 24, 2017

My Son and I were very favorably impressed with Dr. Dcunha. His knowledge, demeanor and interaction with his staff and with us, gave us a most gratifying sense of confidence that we were in the right hands for the care that will be required.

February 10, 2017

The staff was very professional, friendly and helpful.

January 13, 2017

I realize how busy a surgeon can be and wonder if he is actually given time to enjoy his existence. The value of a competent man in this field is incalculable and I hope that enough reward and downtime are available while he is young enough to enjoy them.

May 06, 2016

god job

April 01, 2016

All the staff work together to provide a team effort for patient care in this office.

January 22, 2016

I had very good care!!

November 20, 2015

I feel very blessed to have Dr. D'Cunha for my doctor. He has shown kindness and compassion, in addition to his utmost competence, in providing care for my situation.