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Orthopaedic Surgery

Sub Specialty:
Orthopaedic Trauma

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Mercy
UPMC Presbyterian

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
181 Patient
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UPP - 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 Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Buffalo, NY

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Omaha, NE

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St Paul, MN

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November 13, 2019

Dr. Ivan Tarkin is one of the most caring and talented surgeons I have ever had the pleasure to deal with. He takes a personal interest with his patients and gives heartfelt care to his patients. I thank God everyday for his talented hands!

November 06, 2019

I saw Dr. Tarkin and his team in an emergency due to a catastrophic fall. He was the most kind, pleasant and informative doctor. With all the broken bones I had, he was very good and gentle in putting me back together. He is a very good doctor and a very NICE man to deal with. I also found his team to be pleasant and efficient. They all nderstood the patient and did not treat me as a file number

November 06, 2019

I am extremely satisfied and pleased with the care and service I received from Dr Tarkin

October 16, 2019

Dr Tarkin is an outstanding doctor! He is the best! I am very fortunate to have him as my ortho doctor.

October 02, 2019

I had a 2 month hospitalization in another state and needed to have continuation of care upon my return home. Dr Tarkin scheduled to see me the very next day, called my husband and discussed benefits of team coordination for my best health outcomes. scheduled me with another provider who I needed to see who turned out to be great.

September 25, 2019

very understanding and knowledgeable, had excellent advice for further care!

September 25, 2019

Dr. Tarkin was fabulous...professional but also very caring..made me totally at ease...loved him!

September 11, 2019

doctor Tarkin did surgery on my broken arm on July 19. I was able to return to work on August the 12. no one can believe how wonderful the surgery went. I followed all the instructions that where given to me. dr tarkin and his team are fantastic. also my scar is healing very nicely.

September 11, 2019

He was amazing.

August 28, 2019

Dr Tarkin looked out for me as one of his family members. He was genuinely concerned.