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Sub Specialty:
Thoracic Surgery
Cardiothoracic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Jameson
UPMC Shadyside
UPMC Passavant
UPMC Presbyterian
UPMC Mercy

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Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.8 Stars
56 Patient
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Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Division of Cardiac Surgery
UPMC Passavant - McCandless
9100 Babcock Blvd.
Suite 1135
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
Office Phone:
(412) 748-6484

Jameson Hospital
1211 Wilmington Ave
New Castle, PA 16105
Office Phone:
(412) 748-6484


Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery, American Board of Thoracic Surgery


MD, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA

Eastern Virginia Medical School,
Norfolk, VA

Allegheny General Hospital,
Pittsburgh, PA

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June 15, 2018

Dr. Hoon is my all time hero and his staff also will never be forgotton

June 07, 2018

Dr Yoon was very caring and always explained everything at your level! That is sooo important! He would check on you even when he was walking down the hall! I even caught him eating a donut!! That proves to me is a normal person with bad habits!! Thank you again Dr Yoon!!!

May 10, 2018

Dr. Yoon is a new surgeon to me & my current heart issues. I am scheduled for open heart surgery 5/25/2018 at UPMC Passavant Hosp. I feel very confident with this surgeon, and am pleased with the medical and office staff at Dr. Yoons' office..

May 03, 2018

Dr. Yoon exhibits excellent behaviors toward the patient. He takes the time to explain the procedure and the possible outcomes. He makes the patient feel confident that they will recovery and resume a productive life.

May 03, 2018

I am very thankful for the excellent care I received from Dr. Yoon and his staff!

April 03, 2018

all good

March 15, 2018

dr Yoon did my open heart surgery on feb 1 2018my appointments were follow up visitshe done an excellent job on me

March 01, 2018

Very satisfactory

February 21, 2018

Very satisfied with the experience

February 01, 2018

Dr. Yoon was very helpful and explained my situation for me to understand it.