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Specialty:

Surgery

Sub Specialty:
General Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Hamot


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

Great Lakes Surgical Specialists
300 State St.
4th Floor
Erie, PA 16507
Office Phone:
(814) 877-4577
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Surgery, American Board of Surgery

Education:

MD, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH

Residency:
Riverside Methodist Hospital,
Columbus, OH




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October 22, 2019

I am feel very fortunate to have found Dr Cain as a surgeon to take care of the issues that I had been having with my gallbladder. He was very attentive to questions during my first visit and listened to all of my concerns before deciding to have surgery. When I recently was feeling ill and was concerned that it may have been something to do with where my gallbladder was his staff immediately sent me for bloodwork. Instead of just calling me with results they made an appointment as soon as they could with the Dr so he could personally check the surgery site to make sure I was not having complications and to discuss my symptoms with. me. He listened to me and talked through the symptoms I was having with me. This was the first time I had to have a surgery and was very impressed with Dr Cain and wouldhighly recommend him to anyone.

August 27, 2019

Dr Cain is a very good doctor, very careful about explaining things in a clear easy to understand way

August 27, 2019

he's a good Doctor but a lot at a medical jargon I didn't understand

August 13, 2019

Dr. Cain was very respectful and kind when examining me. He was personable and easy to get along with. I felt like he listened when I talked and explained my issue. I would definitelyrecommend him.

August 07, 2019

from the moment he came in until he left he gave the impression of being aloof, condescending, and overall wasting his time.

August 06, 2019

Dr Cain is very soft spoken which made me feel relaxed. I knew exactly what he was talking about. Answered any questions so I could understand.

July 17, 2019

I am very pleased with the care that I receive from Dr. Cain. He is an outstanding doctor / surgeon. Very methodical in his analysis and spot on with his diagnosis. He has gone above and beyond in not only saving my life from a fatal situation, but continued to provide top notch care. Thank you!

June 19, 2019

all good

June 18, 2019

very thorough

June 18, 2019

excellent visit, very pleasant to talk with and very understanding. explained everything very clearly