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Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Altoona

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.8 Stars
63 Patient
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UPMC Altoona Blair Surgical Associates
2525 9th Ave.
Suite 1B
Altoona, PA 16602
Office Phone:
(814) 942-6038


Surgery, American Board of Surgery


MD, Robert W Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ

Monmouth Medical Center,
Long Branch, NJ

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January 10, 2020

dr kaneshiki is the best doctor in our area, respect anything he had to say

January 07, 2020

I trust this doctor and coming from me, that's a big thing. I recommend him to all my family and friends. He actually sees about his patients and provides the best care he can.

December 31, 2019

I choose Dr. Kanashiki always when I need an excellent surgeon

December 17, 2019

Excellent experience with this provider. Very knowledgeable, concerned and attentive. Good communication and very nice staff all the way around.

December 10, 2019

My doctor was very courteous and helpful. He was not in a hurry. I appreciated that. He explained everything to me and had a sense of humor too.

November 26, 2019

The PA was great too.

November 22, 2019

provider and his staff were very friendly and courteous

November 12, 2019

Kaneshikis office and himself care about his patients. First visit went great and just how I thought it would have went. No complaints!!

November 12, 2019

I found Dr. Kaneshiki to be a very kind and caring physician. He took the time to listen to my concerns, discuss his thoughts, and provide direction toward treatment. I was very pleased to have made this appointment with him.

November 05, 2019

I came in as an emergency surgery. My experience was excellent. Within a couple hours of arriving I was in the operating room. All my needs were met in a very timely manner.