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James F. Pingpank, MD



Sub Specialty:
Surgical Oncology
General Surgery

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

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Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.8 Stars
61 Patient
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University of Pittsburgh Physicians

Division of Surgical Oncology
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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December 03, 2015

I feel my health issue well managed by this doctor and staff.

December 03, 2015

Best surgeon around -- skilled, compassionate, and takes time to listen and interact. Wonderful man, great support staff as well! They schedule my quarterly visits and consults at convenient times, to alleviate our 6-hr drive back home to get all this done.

December 03, 2015

The entire staff was excellent, as I have come to expect at Hillman

December 03, 2015

Very professional and provided excellent care and explanations

November 12, 2015

I was in seeing Dr Pingpank regarding surgery for my reoccurring melanoma. He was kind, knowledgeable and sympathic to my fear. I had never met Dr. Pingpank prior to this visit but have a very good feeling that he will help me get through this.

November 05, 2015

Dr. Pingpank is a very considerate and takes time for any questions and never makes you feel rushed. I am very grateful for his tremendous care and expertise.

October 22, 2015

All did a good service.

October 15, 2015

I trust this doctor completely.

October 15, 2015

Dr. Pingpank is the most wonderful, caring, compassionate, and knowledgeable physician I have ever encountered. Thank goodness my care fell in to his hands!

September 24, 2015

This staff and doctor are the best and keep me mentally stable and happy during the most challenging times.

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