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Specialty:

Surgery

Sub Specialty:
General Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Hamot


Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
5 Stars
67 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

Great Lakes Surgical Specialists
300 State St.
4th Floor
Erie, PA 16507
Office Phone:
(814) 877-4577
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Surgery, American Board of Surgery

Education:

MD, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Residency:
Temple University School of Medicine,
Philadelphia, PA




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May 09, 2018

Dr Malaspina is a very caring, kind person who listens and devotes himself to the patient.

April 09, 2018

This was a consult visit with Dr. Malaspina. I have seen various physicians and specialists in my life, and I found him to be genuine with his interest in my concerns. He did not rush through the visit and took the time to give me recommendations for a solution.

March 14, 2018

Dr. was kind, patient, caring. spent a lot of time with me.

March 12, 2018

could not have been treated better in fact never had

March 12, 2018

excellent

February 28, 2018

Dr. Malaspina is one of the most compassionate doctors I have ever had provide medical care to me.

February 05, 2018

dr malaspina is one of the nicest I have encountered, couldn't have had a better dr for my surgery. He listens has a wonderful bedside manner and is very skilled

January 22, 2018

this office is amazing! dr malispina has excellent bedside manner!

December 18, 2017

This office went above and beyond what I would consider excellent customer care.

December 11, 2017

excellent care and doctor was very knowledgeable and explained everything