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Orthopaedic Surgery

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

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Shadyside
UPMC Presbyterian

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Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
296 Patient
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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


Orthopaedic Surgery, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery


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

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine,
Baltimore, MD

West Virginia University School of Medicine,
Morgantown, WV

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May 24, 2017

Had a great experience.

May 22, 2017

Berry satisfied with ALL !!!

May 22, 2017

Dr. Yates received me with total attention attempting to provide me with the information and judgements I needed to make a sound decision about my knees surgery in Brazil. His warmth and complete knoledge of the subject helped me to face this event with courage and confidence. We are all very gratefull for him.

May 17, 2017


May 17, 2017

Great Doctir

May 15, 2017

I love Dr. Yates and the staff. They are so great and helpful there. I have recommended them and UPMC Shadyside to ALOT of people.

May 01, 2017

dr. yates is an excellent doc and also nice

April 24, 2017

Dr Yates replaced my right knee and now my left knee is giving out. He still shows concern about new and not so good knee.

April 24, 2017

Dr. Yates replaced my left knee 6 months ago. The results have been excellent. My knee pain was very very bad due to an existing condition. Now I have returned to my normal activity in a way I never thought possible. There isn't a day that goes by that I don't think of Dr Yates and am reminded of how very grateful I am that he was the surgeon who was recommended to me aND that I used for my knee replacement.Besides being a great surgeon Dr. Yates is kind and funny and never appears to be in a hurry with my appointments.

April 19, 2017