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Specialty:

Surgery

Sub Specialty:
General Surgery
Endoscopic Surgery
Bariatric Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital

Language Spoken:
Spanish

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.7 Stars
125 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

Division of General Surgery
UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital
300 Halket St.
Suite 5600
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Surgery, American Board of Surgery

Education:

MD, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

Residency:
Medical College of Virginia,
Richmond, VA


Fellowships:
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA



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August 21, 2019

wonderful doctor

August 20, 2019

This was my initial visit to meet with Dr. Giselle Hamad regarding bariatric surgery. I also met with two of her Physician Assistants, Megan Meyer, and a young man. I apologize I do not remember his name. They all treated me with kindness and respect and definitely outlined the different procedures available to me. I was not 100% sure which type of surgery I wanted when I came to the office that morning, but, after listening to them describe in detail the two procedures I was thinking about and addressing my concerns, I was able to make a thoughtful and informed decision. I felt much more relieved and confident about my upcoming surgery after meeting and speaking with Dr. Hamad and her staff. I know that I can call anytime if I have a question.

August 13, 2019

My wife and I have had several treatments at Magee's, hospital stays and surgeries. Everyone from beginning to end... has been courteous, helpful, knowledgeable, with great bedside manner!

August 13, 2019

Dr. Hamad is very kind and caring. so glad she is my doctor.

July 31, 2019

This was my first visit to this MD, she was prepared and understood my condition. I felt crowded in the small patient room with two or three residents and the doctor. It was distracting to me,

July 23, 2019

Everyone at the office was very genuinely polite and helpful, not just to me but to every person I witnessed them interact with.

July 16, 2019

I came in for with problem. she immediately assessed the problem and had a treatment plan ready for me. and I'm grateful

July 16, 2019

Dr. Hamad is amazing. she is very attentive to me and listens to all of my questions. I genuinely believe that she cares about me and my health. I would recommend her to anyone in need of her specialty.

July 10, 2019

I love Dr. Hamad and her PA. very nice and thorough.

July 09, 2019

Judy was fantastic as always!