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Specialty:

Surgery

Sub Specialty:
Thoracic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Shadyside
UPMC Passavant
UPMC McKeesport
UPMC Presbyterian
UPMC Mercy
Magee-Womens Hospital
UPMC St. Margaret


Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.8 Stars
169 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Division of Thoracic Surgery
Hillman Cancer Center
5115 Centre Ave.
2nd Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Office Phone:
(412) 623-2025
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery, American Board of Thoracic Surgery

Education:

MD, University of Toronto Graduate Medical Education, Toronto, ON, Canada

Residency:
University of Toronto,
Toronto Ontario, Canada


Fellowships:
Cleveland Clinic Foundation,
Cleveland, OH

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA



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June 06, 2018

dr Christie is an excellent Dr and I have trust in him

May 16, 2018

Very lucky I have this physician and his staff for my care.

April 27, 2018

always come prepared to wait at LEAST 1hr. It was about 2 hr wait yesterday. But Dr Christie is very thorough and pleasant. Always caring.

April 25, 2018

dr Christie was awesome. After my surgery from him I feel better than I have for years. he pinpointed my problem and fixed it.

April 23, 2018

Dr Christies's nurses did everything they could to help me in what was a most urgent state. And, Dr. C saw me after operative, which he did not even have clinic hours. I cannot tell you how pleased I am with everyone I spoke to in his office and with him.

March 16, 2018

excellent care from UPMC period!

March 14, 2018

had a very long 3 hour wait

March 09, 2018

Dr. Christie is always professional, courteous, patient and concerned about my health issues. His expertise, skill and judgment very much improved my health and quality of life going forward.

March 09, 2018

best Doctor (specialist) I've dealt with and explained everything very thorough

March 07, 2018

I have every confidence been with him 6 years