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Benny Weksler, MD, Thoracic Surgery, Pittsburgh, PA, Allegheny General Hospital

BennyWekslerMD

Thoracic Surgery Pittsburgh, PA

Cardiovascular Surgery

System Director of Thoracic Surgery Chief of Thoracic Surgery

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Education & Training

  • UPMC Medical Education
    UPMC Medical EducationFellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 2007 - 2008
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital (Cornell Campus)
    New York Presbyterian Hospital (Cornell Campus)Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1995 - 1997
  • New York Medical College at Montefiore Medical Center North Division
    New York Medical College at Montefiore Medical Center North DivisionResidency, Surgery, 1988 - 1995
  • Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro
    Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade Federal do Rio de JaneiroClass of 1987

Certifications & Licensure

  • TN State Medical License
    TN State Medical License 2013 - 2020
  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 1999 - 2001
  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 1994 - 2024
  • American Board of Surgery Surgery
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • America's Top Doctors Castle Connolly, 2010-2018
  • Memphis Magazine: Top Doctors Castle Connolly, 2014, 2016-2018
  • America's Top Doctors for Cancer Castle Connolly, 2009-2013
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Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Press Mentions

  • ® Presents State of the Science Summit™: Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
    ® Presents State of the Science Summit™: Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung CancerFebruary 13th, 2018
  • Interview with the Master: Dr. Benny Weksler
    Interview with the Master: Dr. Benny WekslerOctober 12th, 2016
  • Edgeworth Doctor Leading AHN Team Honored with a 3-Star Recognition
    Edgeworth Doctor Leading AHN Team Honored with a 3-Star RecognitionNovember 6th, 2021
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