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Linwah Yip, MD, General Surgery, Pittsburgh, PA, UPMC Presbyterian

LinwahYipMD

General Surgery Pittsburgh, PA

Endocrine, Surgical Oncology (Other than Breast)

Associate Professor, Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

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Education & Training

  • UPMC Medical EducationFellowship, Surgical Endocrinology, 2006 - 2008
  • McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University
    McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern UniversityResidency, Surgery, 2003 - 2006
  • University of Florida College of Medicine Jacksonville
    University of Florida College of Medicine JacksonvilleResidency, Surgery, 1999 - 2002
  • University of Chicago Division of the Biological Sciences The Pritzker School of Medicine
    University of Chicago Division of the Biological Sciences The Pritzker School of MedicineClass of 1999

Certifications & Licensure

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

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification EpicCare Ambulatory EMR, Epic Systems Corporation, 2011
  • Fellow (FACS) American College of Surgeons

Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • Retropharyngeal Parathyroid Glands: Important Differences  
    Linwah Yip, James W Gallagher, Sally E Carty, Kelly L McCoy, World Journal of Surgery

Other

Press Mentions

  • Genetic Test Could Spare Cancer Patients from Thyroid Removal
    Genetic Test Could Spare Cancer Patients from Thyroid RemovalFebruary 7th, 2017
  • Test Increases Odds of Correct Surgery for Thyroid Cancer Patients
    Test Increases Odds of Correct Surgery for Thyroid Cancer PatientsJuly 25th, 2014
  • Trial First to Explore Test for Thyroid-Preserving Surgery
    Trial First to Explore Test for Thyroid-Preserving SurgeryFebruary 7th, 2017
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