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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
113 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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February 25, 2016

Very good

February 11, 2016

Professional and genuine demeanor. Expedite in appt. thorough in making me understand my health options

February 04, 2016

It is almost becoming a habit finding reasons to see Dr. Yip. It is a shame that I had to result to getting Cancer to see her. And as usual, I came away feeling glad that I went. Always with a smile on my face. Life is good. What an inspiration.

January 28, 2016

Dr. Yip is an excellent Doctor!

January 21, 2016

Dr. Yip is the most professional doctor I have ever experienced. She is knowledgeable and very kind. She treated me with respect and i never felt rushed during any appointment. I am more than pleased with her and would highly recommend her to family and friends. I feel so grateful for her help.

January 21, 2016

Yip is phenomenal. She removed my dad, both sisters, uncles thyroid and mine. I recommended a friend to her who is actually having a thyroidectomy today. Very pleased with Dr.Yip!

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.

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