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Specialty:

Orthopaedic Surgery

Sub Specialty:
Hip Surgery
Knee Surgery
Hip Replacement Surgery
Knee Replacement Surgery
Arthroscopic Knee Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Shadyside
UPMC Presbyterian

Language Spoken:
Russian
Spanish

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
294 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

University of Pittsburgh Physicians

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Shadyside Medical Building (Joint Reconstruction Center)
5200 Centre Ave.
Suite 415
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Office Phone:
(412) 687-3900
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Orthopaedic Surgery, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Education:

MD, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

Residency:
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine,
Baltimore, MD


Fellowships:
West Virginia University School of Medicine,
Morgantown, WV



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November 09, 2016

Dr Yates is great.

November 07, 2016

great

October 26, 2016

It was all good :)

October 26, 2016

Visit was completely satisfactory.

October 24, 2016

Dr.Yates has excellent "bedsidemanner" with this elderly woman!

October 19, 2016

Doctor took time needed to explain options and provide recommendations to help me make a medical decision regarding surgery.

October 12, 2016

This was my first visit with Doctor Yates. He and his staff were very courteous and professional. The Doctor's humor and manner really made my Wife and I feel at ease.

October 12, 2016

excellent care.

October 10, 2016

Very satisfied with Dr. Yates and his office staff. His Assistant, Marlene, was of the most help and assistance.

October 05, 2016

Always treated very well by Dr Yates and all staff. Would highly recommend the practice to friends and family.