Amer Zureikat, MD, General Surgery, Pittsburgh, PA, UPMC Presbyterian

AmerH.ZureikatMD

General Surgery Pittsburgh, PA

Surgical Oncology (Other than Breast)

Assistant Professor, Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Overview of Dr. Zureikat

Dr. Amer Zureikat is a general surgeon in Pittsburgh, PA and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including UPMC Presbyterian, UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital, UPMC Passavant, UPMC East, UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside - Shadyside, and UPMC Presbyterian Hospital. He received his medical degree from Royal College of Surgeons Ireland and has been in practice 17 years. Dr. Zureikat accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 51 doctors at UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital and one of 33 doctors at UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside - Shadyside who specialize in General Surgery.

Education & Training

  • University of Chicago
    University of ChicagoRESIDENCY
  • Royal College of Surgeons Ireland
    Royal College of Surgeons IrelandMEDICAL_SCHOOL

Certifications & Licensure

  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 2008 - 2020
  • IL State Medical License
    IL State Medical License 2003 - 2008
  • American Board of Surgery Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Fellow American College of Surgeons

Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Authored Content

  • Association of Mentorship and a Formal Robotic Proficiency Skills Curriculum with Subsequent Generations’ Learning Curve and Safety for Robotic PancreaticoduodenectomyMay 2020

Press Mentions

  • 9 Oncologists on the Move
    9 Oncologists on the MoveSeptember 28, 2020
  • Pitt & UPMC Hillman Cancer Center Name New Leader of Surgical Oncology
    Pitt & UPMC Hillman Cancer Center Name New Leader of Surgical OncologySeptember 25, 2020
  • Dr. Amer Zureikat Selected as Surgical Oncology Chief at UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
    Dr. Amer Zureikat Selected as Surgical Oncology Chief at UPMC Hillman Cancer CenterSeptember 25, 2020
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Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
    Aetna HMO
    BCBS Blue Card PPO
    CIGNA HMO
    CIGNA Open Access
    CIGNA PPO
    Great West PPO
    HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
    Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
    Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
    Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    Multiplan PHCS PPO
    Multiplan PPO
    United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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