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Sub Specialty:
General Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
UPMC Mercy
UPMC Presbyterian
UPMC St. Margaret

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Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
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Division of General Surgery
Falk Medical Building
3601 Fifth Ave.
Suite 6B
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 692-2850


Surgery, American Board of Surgery


MD, Northwestern University - Feinberg, Chicago, IL

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

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August 24, 2017

very good experiences all round

August 17, 2017

Dr. Kuckernaun was absolutely fantastic!!!! He was vey concerned with my son's health and he offered us a ray of hope after many surgeon's refused to even talk to us. We can't thank him enough for taking on our sons difficult case!! He's the first surgeon we've see who truly cares about our son and wants to help him!

July 13, 2017

the wait is aweful. 50 minutes past my appt this time. last time 90 minutes. unacceptable

June 01, 2017

Dr Zukerbraun was very professional and explained why I was still experiencing pain after my laparotomy appendectomy. it was very reassuring and I left feeling that I should call his office if over the next 2 weeks the symptoms did not subside.

May 25, 2017

Dr Z is great and knowledgeable

April 25, 2017

Dr Z took the time to listen to all my questions and concerns related to an EMX appendix surgery. He answered all my questions before the surgery, he put my mind at ease as this was an emergency appendix removal surgery.

April 06, 2017

Dr Zuckerbraun and his staff was great. I am very pleased with his care. Prior to surgery he explained everything that I could expect after I woke up. He explained it a couple times to make sure I was aware of what was happening. I would recommend him to family and friends.

March 02, 2017

Everything was explained more than it has been by anyone else in the last 2 yrs

December 12, 2016

I'm an assessment type, always on the lookout for "do-betters". I came up dry on Dr. Z and his team. OUTSTANDING CARE AND SERVICE

December 08, 2016

Dr. Zuckerbraun and his team provided a remarkable level of care and service. One of the finest health care experiences I've ever had.