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Sub Specialty:
Surgical Oncology
General Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
Magee-Womens Hospital
UPMC Mercy
UPMC Presbyterian
UPMC Passavant
UPMC Shadyside

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
164 Patient
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Division of Surgical Oncology
UPMC Passavant - McCandless (UPMC Cancer Center at UPMC Passavant)
9100 Babcock Blvd.
Ground Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
Scheduling Phone:
(412) 692-2852

Hillman Cancer Center
5115 Centre Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Office Phone:
(412) 692-2852


Surgery, American Board of Surgery


MD, George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC

University of Connecticut School of Medicine,
Farmington, CT

Fox Chase Cancer Center,
Philadelphia, PA

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February 27, 2018

Dr and staff attentive to my questions and continued care.

February 01, 2018

The care I received was excellent.

January 30, 2018

He was positive in attitude. knowledgable in the procedure.

January 23, 2018


January 04, 2018

Dr. Pingpank is a consummate professional. Without his skillful care I would not be here today. Thank you!

January 04, 2018

professional, experienced,knowledgeable, caring and supportive. excellent team approach.

January 02, 2018

The PAs and nurses in the practice are very knowledgeable and very helpful

January 02, 2018

Everyone that we came in contact with during this visit was pleasant, efficient and thorough .

January 02, 2018

care was excellent, couldn't ask for any better

December 07, 2017

Dr. Pingpank is a phenomenal doctor who has respect for his patients. He always listens to your questions and concerns and takes the time to answer them. I have had other surgeons who were not happy that you questioned there there treatment. Dr. Pingpank has always welcomed my questions and concerns regarding my treatment.