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Sub Specialty:
General Surgery
Critical Care

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC St. Margaret
UPMC Hamot
UPMC Northwest
UPMC Mercy
UPMC Passavant
UPMC Presbyterian

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Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
43 Patient
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University of Pittsburgh Physicians

Division of General Surgery
Falk Medical Building
3601 Fifth Ave.
Suite 6B
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 647-0635


Surgery, American Board of Surgery


MD, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

Weill Cornell Medical College,
New York, NY

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September 08, 2016

excellent care

April 05, 2016

I was given excellent care and received an honest assessment of my condition and future options. I felt comfortable with the doctor and attending nurses.

April 05, 2016

excellent experience.

March 22, 2016

He was quite thorough and had all my information as he was a referral from my surgeon. He is a very caring doctor who made me feel very comfortable.

February 23, 2016

Dr. Petit man and his nurse were wonderful. I was nervous about the upcoming surgery and they both made me feel comfortable and at ease.

February 11, 2016

Dr. Peitzman is fantastic. I'm so pleased that I sought a second opinion from him. He was very thorough and is working to ensure my problem is closely monitored. I am very happy with Dr. Peitzman.

February 09, 2016

Very satisfied dr peitzman and his entire staff are wonderful I am so happy with all of them

February 02, 2016

All good

February 02, 2016

Very friendly, efficient, comprehensive examination and analysis of my health issue

January 28, 2016

very nice and knowledgeable