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Linwah Yip, MD



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

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Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
110 Patient
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University of Pittsburgh Physicians

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


Surgery, American Board of Surgery


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January 14, 2016

My provider was fantastic she actually saved my life. I am so grateful to have gotten the privileged to have known her and have her as my surgeon. I will be so ever grateful and will recommend her to all family and friends.

January 08, 2016

Excellent coordination with other appointments and testing. Considerate of travel distance . Overall excellent - prompt and caring

January 07, 2016

Dr. Yip is an excellent doctor, both in her care of my physical and mental health.

December 28, 2015

My consult to Dr Yip was for a newly diagnosed Thyroid Tumor. She showed great care and compassion during initial exam and she called the fine needle biopsy results to me 24 hours after procedure was done.

December 28, 2015

Excellent, professional, caring, and gave me answers to all my questions and most of all her expertise as a surgeon.

December 17, 2015

My original surgeon was Dr. Michael T. Stang. Dr. Stang was the best Doctor I have ever had the privilege of seeing. It is a great loss to the UPMC community to not have him on staff anymore. Dr. Yip was the surgeon I saw for my follow-up post-op check-up. Dr. Yip and her staff are also top notch. Everyone was extremely friendly and caring. I never had to wait long to see Dr. Yip. I feel like I am truly cared for when I visit this office.

December 17, 2015

Great physician.

November 23, 2015

Excellent service by all.....

November 19, 2015

Everyone we met with was kind, sensitive and took the time to explain everything we needed.

November 12, 2015

Dr Yip is the best

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