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Sub Specialty:
Surgical Oncology
Colon & Rectal Surgery
Minimally Invasive Surgery
General Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Northwest
UPMC Bedford
UPMC Shadyside
UPMC Passavant
UPMC Horizon
UPMC Presbyterian
UPMC Mercy

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
39 Patient
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Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery
UPMC Presbyterian
200 Lothrop St.
Digestive Disorders Ctr., 3rd Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(877) 684-7189


Surgery, American Board of Surgery


MD, Columbia University Hospital, New York, NY

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

New York Presbyterian Medical Center,
New York, NY

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

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August 22, 2019

Very helpful, knowledgable, trustworthy and comforting when we discuss ways to move forward with my care.

July 25, 2019

Dr. Watson explained my dilemma, but opinions changed from visits regarding my treatment. we talked about surgery and my need to stop smoking, which I did. now, he said surgery may not be necessary. I just need a definite plan so I have hope.

June 20, 2019

outstanding surgeon and doctor. exceptional care and accessibility.

June 06, 2019

Jillian always makes u feel comfortable and able to ask her questions.. the MA who took my vitals was very kind.. Dr Watson always takes time to answer questions and asks about my overall well being.. I always feel good when I leave his's like visiting family.

March 21, 2019

Successful surgery on Crohns diseased small bowel.

February 07, 2019

Doctor Watson and staff take great pride and what they do and it shows.

January 10, 2019

Dr Watson is a very compassionate doctor, very concerned about my and my wife's concerns.

November 15, 2018

Provider was exceptional.

October 25, 2018

Very pleasant experience. Explained things fully and easy for me to understand. I wish all my doctors were this easy to talk to.

October 25, 2018

Dr. Andrew Watson is fantastic