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Specialty:

Surgery

Sub Specialty:
General Surgery
Critical Care

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Hamot
UPMC Passavant
UPMC Presbyterian
UPMC Mercy
UPMC St Margaret


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

Division of General Surgery
Falk Medical Building
3601 Fifth Ave.
Suite 6B
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 647-0635
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Surgery, American Board of Surgery

Education:

MD, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

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

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA


Fellowships:
Weill Cornell Medical College,
New York, NY



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April 15, 2019

awesome doctor, best at what he does.

April 15, 2019

best!

March 18, 2019

Dr. Pietzman is one of the best surgeons I know. He is so caring and genuine. He will do anything for you as his patient.

January 24, 2019

Super excellent

January 03, 2019

my surgery went very well. I believe the UPMC surgery team did an excellent job.

December 20, 2018

I can not ask for a better surgeon he is as excited for me as I am about getting me fixed.

November 29, 2018

it was a very good experience. Dr. Peiitzman is excellent .

November 08, 2018

awesome doctor

November 01, 2018

Dr. Peitzman is very easy to talk to and understand because he takes the time to treat you as a unique individual. He left me feeling confident with my choice in him to do my elective surgery.

September 18, 2018

He is very nice and modest. Down to earth guy.