Ivan Tarkin, MD, Orthopaedic Surgery, Pittsburgh, PA, UPMC Presbyterian


Orthopaedic Surgery Pittsburgh, PA

Professor, Orthopedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Overview of Dr. Tarkin

Dr. Ivan Tarkin is an orthopedic surgeon in Pittsburgh, PA and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including UPMC Presbyterian, UPMC Mercy, UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, and UPMC East. He received his medical degree from University at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences and has been in practice 16 years. Dr. Tarkin accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 133 doctors at UPMC Presbyterian and one of 51 doctors at UPMC Mercy who specialize in Orthopaedic Surgery.

Education & Training

  • University of Nebraska Medical CenterResidency, Orthopedic Surgery, 2000 - 2005
  • University at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical SciencesClass of 2001
  • Monmouth Medical CenterResidency, General Surgery, 1999 - 2000

Certifications & Licensure

  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 2006 - 2022
  • MN State Medical License
    MN State Medical License 2005 - 2006
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Orthopaedic Surgery

Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations


Press Mentions

  • Lower Death Rate When Senior Hip Fractures Are Repaired Quickly
    Lower Death Rate When Senior Hip Fractures Are Repaired QuicklyAugust 7th, 2018
  • YOUR HEALTH: Avoiding Amputation
    YOUR HEALTH: Avoiding AmputationNovember 15th, 2017

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
    BCBS Blue Card PPO
    CIGNA Open Access
    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
  • Please verify your coverage with the provider's office directly when scheduling an appointment