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Barbara A. Gaines, MD



Sub Specialty:
Pediatric Surgery
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Critical Care

Hospital Affiliation(s):
Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
UPMC Children's Surgery Centers
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

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Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
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32 Patient
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University of Pittsburgh Physicians

Pediatric Surgery
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
4401 Penn Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
Office Phone:
(412) 692-7280
Children's South
205 Millers Run Road
Bridgeville, PA 15017
Office Phone:
(412) 692-7280
Specialty Care Center Erie - Magee-Womens Hospital UPMC Hamot Campus
118 East 2nd St.
Erie, PA 16507
Office Phone:
(814) 877-8701


Pediatric Surgery, American Board of Surgery
Surgery, American Board of Surgery
Surgical Critical Care, American Board of Surgery


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February 27, 2015

Dr. Gaines saved my daughter's life. I will be forever grateful for her and all of the staff. Everyone from the flight nurses, ER staff, PICU staff, 6th floor nursing (especially Brooke) to the Trauma Clinic has been very supportive & caring to our family since the day of her accident April 2, 2014. Word's cannot express my gratitude enough!!

February 24, 2015

from our past, And present experiences with Dr Gains we will continue to recommend her to our friends as needed.

January 23, 2015

Excellent care by the doctor.

January 05, 2015

I always recommend Dr. Gaines to any parent who has surgical issues with their child. In the opinion of both myself and my husband, Dr. Gaines is the best surgeon Children's Hospital Pittsburgh has. If there was any doubt in our minds about Dr. Gaines, we would have gone elsewhere given our son's issues with a congenital diaphragmatic hernia.

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