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Specialty:

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
122 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

University of Pittsburgh Physicians

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

Orthopaedic Surgery, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Education:

MD, SUNY at Buffalo , Buffalo, NY

Residency:
Creighton University School of Medicine,
Omaha, NE


Fellowships:
Regions Hospital,
St Paul, MN



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November 02, 2016

An Excellent and competent team for sure.

October 26, 2016

Wait time to see Dr. Tarkin is way too long.

October 26, 2016

everyone in this office is great! Very freindly , smiling ,helpful, caring . Awesome surgeon! This is out of my local area so not normal provider

October 19, 2016

Dr. Tarkin did surgery on my dad's leg. He is great! We were here for a follow-up visit.

October 19, 2016

very pleased with all aspects of my care related to my car accident.

October 12, 2016

Dr. Tarkin has been a life saver for me. He was my original surgeon, when I was in a motorcycle accident. so 5 years later, I broke my kneecap. would have not gone to a different surgeon. He is an amazing surgeon

October 05, 2016

They was so good with my needs and concerns I would tell people to go their if they had to

September 21, 2016

Mr. Tarkin is extremely talented and I am forever grateful for the surgery he performed on my pelvis and arm.

September 21, 2016

Dr. Tarkin answered my concerns and questions and gave me advice in a very considerate and friendly way.

September 21, 2016

I had a great experience working with Dr. Tarkin and his team. He was very thorough and effective.