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Sub Specialty:
Surgical Oncology
Minimally Invasive Surgery
General Surgery
Bloodless Medicine

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Passavant
UPMC St Margaret

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.8 Stars
173 Patient
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Division of Surgical Oncology
UPMC Passavant Professional Building
9104 Babcock Blvd.
Suite 4110
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
Office Phone:
(412) 367-5010


Surgery, American Board of Surgery


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

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

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February 05, 2019

Good experience. Thank you

January 29, 2019

I consulted Dr. Garrett about a hernia that I have. He was professional, thorough and very informative. He took the time to talk to me and answer my questions. His assistant, Karen, was also very informative and helpful.

January 22, 2019

The visit to the office was exceptional. Dr. Garrett and his assistant Karen Gallo were comprehensive and responsive. I was impressed how Dr Garrett wove teaching the medical student into the exam without being cumbersome.

January 17, 2019

very courteous and made me feel comfortable with the upcoming surgery

January 17, 2019

very confident in the provider's knowledge and desire to give good care

December 20, 2018

I was very impressed with Dr. Garrett. He was very knowledgeable and easy to talk to.

December 11, 2018

I'm pleased to have such a professional taking care of my medical issues.

December 11, 2018

Dr. Garett's office runs like a Swiss watch. Outstanding care in every respect.

November 29, 2018

Dr. Garrett listened to my concerns regarding specifically the risks involved with the pending surgery; also acknowledged the difficulty of the surgery due to previous surgeries in the same area. His assistant, Karen, was very helpful with information about pre-surgical preparation, records, and listening to my concerns about travel from such a great distance on the morning of the surgery.

November 27, 2018

I can't say enough good things about Dr. Garrett. He took the time to connect with me on a personal level, but still remained professional. Explained my upcoming surgery in an easy to understand manner. I had heard that he was the best from more than one person and they were so right. So worth the 1.5 hour trip to see him.