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Doctor

Linwah Yip, MD

SPECIALTY:

Surgery

Sub Specialty:
Surgical Oncology
Endocrine Surgery
General Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC St. Margaret
UPMC Shadyside
UPMC Horizon
UPMC McKeesport
UPMC Bedford
UPMC Presbyterian


Language Spoken:


4.9 Stars
121 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

University of Pittsburgh Physicians

Division of Endocrine Surgery
Falk Medical Building
3601 Fifth Ave.
Suite 6B
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 647-0467
Map
UPMC South Hills
1300 Oxford Dr.
Suite LLD
Bethel Park, PA 15102
Office Phone:
(412) 647-0467
Map
Multidisciplinary Thyroid Clinic
Falk Medical Building
3601 Fifth Ave.
Suite 3B
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 647-0467
Map

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:
MD Anderson Cancer Center,
Houston, TX

University of Pittsburgh Medical School,
Pittsburgh, PA

University of Pittsburgh Medical School,
Pittsburgh, PA



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Patient Comments

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July 30, 2015

Very easy to talk with about my problems.

June 18, 2015

This provider was very thorough in her questions, examination of available tests, and explanation of options for treatment. As a first visit I am very pleased that I chose Dr Yip.

June 04, 2015

Extremely efficient, well informed, warm, courteous, patient

May 28, 2015

Very kind and attentive. Spent as much time as we needed discussing surgery and post-op concerns. Never felt rushed to explain or talk about problems. Called me on the weekends to follow-up with x-ray/lab work. Feel very fortunate to have Dr. Yip as my Endo surgeon.

May 14, 2015

Dr. Yip was caring, informative and on point. Allowed me to ask questions .Made me feel relaxed and elated she's my Surgeon.

April 30, 2015

good listening skills; no rush to decisions; thorough explanation; definitely positive experience

April 16, 2015

I only had a good experience.

March 12, 2015

Excellent communication regarding potential surgery

February 12, 2015

dr Yip is understanding and genuinely seems to care about your well being. I was completely comfortable in her hands during my surgery. She is a special person and physician.

February 05, 2015

Very efficient and detailed. Answered all my questions. Very Good demeanor



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