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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 Passavant
UPMC Presbyterian
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC


Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
176 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
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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:
MD Anderson Cancer Center,
Houston, TX

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA



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December 29, 2016

Everyone was really friendly and answered all my questions. I feel confident in the care of my provider, she was genuinely concerned and very informative as to my situation.

December 22, 2016

Dr. Yip is genuinely concerned with the well being of her patients and their overall recovery. She is a skilled surgeon and leads her team with compassion.

December 15, 2016

I was referred to Dr Yip outside of my health network, because she is considered the Best in her field. I have received the highest quality care and service. I highly recommend her.

December 01, 2016

Dr Yip and staff are amazing. very happy with my care

December 01, 2016

Everyone is always very pleasant and helpful

October 27, 2016

Dr. Yip and her associates provide the best health care possible. I can't be thankful enough for the quality of care they all gave me.

October 20, 2016

Excellent surgeon, very intelligent, caring provider.

October 20, 2016

Dr. Yip was patient and compassionate and took the time to explain things to me. These seem to be rare qualities in a doctor and I appreciate her!

October 13, 2016

Dr Yip is an excellent doctor. Explains things very well.

October 06, 2016

I am very happy to have Dr. Yip as my surgeon. She is a very kind, caring and skilled doctor. I researched on line and am very glad I chose her. I will highly recommend her!