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Sub Specialty:
Surgical Oncology
General Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital
UPMC Presbyterian
UPMC Mercy
UPMC Passavant
UPMC Shadyside

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.8 Stars
235 Patient
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Division of Surgical Oncology
UPMC Passavant - McCandless (UPMC Cancer Center at UPMC Passavant)
9100 Babcock Blvd.
Ground Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
Scheduling Phone:
(412) 692-2852

Hillman Cancer Center
5115 Centre Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Office Phone:
(412) 692-2852


Surgery, American Board of Surgery


MD, George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC

University of Connecticut School of Medicine,
Farmington, CT

Fox Chase Cancer Center,
Philadelphia, PA

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October 10, 2019

I was so impressed with the attention respect and care a I was received. this was my first visit and I was very scared and nervous. from the minute I entered I was well treated and made very comfortable.

October 03, 2019

Excellent, professional ,caring and knowledgeable provider .

September 26, 2019

Dr. Pingpank is a wonderful surgeon. He made my surgical procedure easy to understand and my surgery went smoothly and without much pain.I am pleased to know Dr. Pingpank and his staff.

September 19, 2019

I saw several doctors and specialist within this visit and was amazed with the kindness and caring that I received. I was amazed with the kindness and caring that I received from many doctors and specialists within this visit. Everyone was wonderful.

September 12, 2019

Dr. Pingpank has been exceptional in keeping on top of my cancer...I am a year past my surgeries and feeling great!

September 12, 2019

They are always on time for my appointments.

September 05, 2019

I felt they rushed in and rushed out this appointment

August 29, 2019

Dr Pingpank and his team provide excellent care.

August 29, 2019

Extended my life expectancy,still driving my sports car and function relatively normal!They have my utmost respect.

August 08, 2019

Dr. Pingpank is a very caring person and would recommend him to anyone.