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Orthopaedic Surgery

Sub Specialty:
Orthopaedic Trauma

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Mercy
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
UPMC Presbyterian

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.7 Stars
129 Patient
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University of Pittsburgh Physicians

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Kaufmann Medical Building
3471 Fifth Ave.
Suite 1010
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 687-3900


Orthopaedic Surgery, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery


MD, SUNY at Buffalo , Buffalo, NY

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Omaha, NE

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St Paul, MN

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March 01, 2017

dr. tarkin was wonderful

February 22, 2017

Dr. Ivan Tarkin is THE BEST. His Staff follow him as a role model and are THE BEST also.

February 15, 2017

We feel fortunate to have had Dr. Tarkin do the surgery on our daughter's broken leg. The outcome is fantastic. We can't thank him enough!!

February 15, 2017

Dr. Tarkin is excellent in all aspects.

February 08, 2017

my appointment was at 11am... I received my Xray at 12:15... was seen by an Asst. at 1:15...I was seen by the 1:40-1:50....I think he is a wonderful Dr. but the wait is insane!!!

February 01, 2017

Dr. Tarkin is by far a great Doctor and Surgeon. I trust him with my life and recommend him to everyone who needs leg or foot surgery. I can't say enough good stuff about Dr. Tarkin.

January 25, 2017

I went to Presby for my broken ankle because it is the best Orthopedic practice in the region. Dr. Tarkin is exactly the provider I wanted when I chose presby. Smart, direct and most of all skilled. It's pretty rare to get a doctor or pa which have personalities and skill. Dr. Tarkin & PA Oswald exemplify providers that communicate, care and execute. I'd recommend this group to friends, family or anyone in need of exceptional care.

January 25, 2017

thank for all. We are very good team . Respect to Dr Ivan Tarkin and his team

January 25, 2017

Dr Tarkin and his staff are exceptional, top shelf for sure.

January 04, 2017

I felt I had excellent service from all the staff with whom I interacted.