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Specialty:

Surgery

Sub Specialty:
Surgical Oncology
Endocrine Surgery
General Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Bedford
UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
UPMC Shadyside
UPMC Passavant
UPMC Horizon
UPMC Presbyterian
UPMC St Margaret


Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
221 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

Division of Endocrine Surgery
UPMC St. Margaret - Medical Arts 100
100 Delafield Rd.
Suite 113
Pittsburgh, PA 15215
Office Phone:
(412) 647-0467
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Multidisciplinary Thyroid Clinic
Falk Medical Building
3601 Fifth Ave.
Suite 3B
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 647-0467
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Surgery, American Board of Surgery

Education:

MD, University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, IL

Residency:
University Medical Center,
Jacksonville, FL

Northwestern University - Feinberg,
Chicago, IL


Fellowships:
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

MD Anderson Cancer Center,
Houston, TX



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May 24, 2018

customer service was exceptional.

May 24, 2018

This was a 3 week follow up visit from parathyroid surgery. Everything was fine and I was very pleased with the service that was provided.

May 10, 2018

Dr Linwah Yip is an amazing and compassionate doctor.

May 10, 2018

I was very pleased that Dr. Yip saw me in advance of my actual appointment -- I had expected to wait between the ultrasound and the office appointment. The PA was excellent as well.

May 03, 2018

I loved dr yip and the young woman who was in the room with her both made me feel positive about the upcoming operation

May 03, 2018

great doctor and staff

April 26, 2018

dr. yip is excellent answering questions and showing great patient care

April 19, 2018

Good

April 19, 2018

Dr. Yip has a great bedside manner.

April 19, 2018

Entire time that was spent was satisfactory. Nothing negative.