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Specialty:

Orthopaedic Surgery

Sub Specialty:
Orthopaedic Trauma

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


Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.7 Stars
149 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

UPP - 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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December 13, 2017

dr Tarkin is awesome

December 06, 2017

we are from Ohio and I found ourselves under your care due to an emergency motorcycle accident. we have been amazed and extremely pleased about the excellent care that we have received this whole time. that not only goes for Doctor Tarkan and his staff but also for those individuals at UPMC Mercy that helped us during our four days stay.

October 11, 2017

VERY STRAIGHT FORWARD WITH ANSWERS AND WHAT HAS TO BE DONE TO FIX THE PROBLEM . I LIKE THAT HE TELLS IT LIKE IT IS AND LEAVES NOTHING LEFT OUT.

September 27, 2017

I have full confidence in Dr. Ivan Tarkin.

September 27, 2017

Wonderful doctor.

September 20, 2017

I HAD A VERY GOOD EXPERIENCE WITH DR TARKIN WAS VERY WELL CARED FOR, THANK YOU

August 30, 2017

Dr. Tarkin is the kindest, most caring doctor I have ever had . He listens to your concerns. He is personable. He is truly the Best of the Best. I trust him with my life!

August 16, 2017

I was extremely pleased with Dr. Tarkin's care. His bedside manor and positive attitude was very reassuring for me and my family in this time of need. He was very informative and helpful and was ready to answer any and all questions that we had. I would highly recommend Dr. Tarkin to anyone.

August 16, 2017

Dr. Tarkin is a great orthopedic surgeon. I am lucky to have been assigned to him. My recovery to this point can be attributed to the surgical start he gave me.

August 02, 2017

Excellent care f/Dr Tarkin &his staff!! He is my hero!! I also know of other patients he has treated & they feel the same way about him!!