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Ved P. Kaushik, MD



Sub Specialty:
Colon & Rectal Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Passavant

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4.8 Stars
183 Patient
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University of Pittsburgh Physicians

Division of Surgical Oncology
UPMC Passavant - McCandless
9100 Babcock Blvd.
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
Office Phone:
(412) 366-2979


Colon & Rectal Surgery, American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery


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September 18, 2015

I believe that Dr. Kaushik is the very best colon rectal surgeon and having had a colon cancer I want him there for me. My appointments with him are annually with a colonoscopy every three years.

September 16, 2015

What a GREAT DR!!! He makes a difficult situation bearable!

September 16, 2015

Dr. Kaushik is an excellent surgeon as well as a kind and compassionate man. He has provided me with the best care possible. He seemed to really care about my well -being. I am so thankful I received care form a top-notch surgeon.

August 26, 2015

Although I was somewhat concerned regarding the procedure and its results, both the Doctor and staff put me at ease with their encouraging words and calm demeanor, and interest in me as their patient.

August 21, 2015

I have been with Dr. Kaushik for several years and he is an excellent and caring doctor. I have complete faith in his treatments and diagnosis and admire his compassion.

August 14, 2015

I always receive excellent care when I see Dr. Kaushik. I have been his patient for about 20 years.

August 05, 2015

Dr. Kausick has been a family provider for my family and we have a lot of trust in him and his beside manner is superior to any of the doctors in his profession. I highly recommend him when asked.

July 01, 2015

Very comfortable with Dr. Kaushik and his staff. I think he's the best around, and I would highly recommend him to others.

June 19, 2015

I think he's a gentle, caring Dr. He made me feel good about my upcoming surgery.

June 15, 2015

I have always had a great experience with Dr. Kaushik. I have been a patient of Dr. Kaushik's for over 35 years and he is the best! I would never think of going to another Doctor.

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