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Specializes in Plastic Surgery • Male • Age 40

107 Gamma Dr Ste 210
Pittsburgh, PA 15238
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Dr. Golla's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

UPMC St. Margaret
815 Freeport Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15215
UPMC Passavant - McCandless
9100 Babcock Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15237

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Golla Center Plastic Surgery
Golla Center Plastic Surgery
107 Gamma Dr Ste 210
Pittsburgh, PA 15238
UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH PHYSICIAN
UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH PHYSICIAN
100 Delafield Rd Ste 113
Pittsburgh, PA 15215
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    Dr. Golla's Experience

    Specialties

    • Plastic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Plastic Surgery
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    • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
    • Blepharoplasty
    • Breast Reconstruction
    • Breast Reduction
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
    • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
    • Excision of Malignant Skin Lesion
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Lip, Excision or Resection
    • Skin and Tissue Reduction
    • Skin Grafts
    • Wound Repair
    2
    • Benign Skin Lesion
    • Birthmark
    • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
    • Gynecomastia
    • Hidradenitis
    • Localized Adiposity
    • Second-Degree Burns
    • Skin Cancer
    3

    Background Check for Dr. Golla

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Boston University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1999
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Golla & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Golla's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Butler Memorial Hospital

    • Ohio Valley General Hospital

    • UPMC Passavant - McCandless

    • UPMC St. Margaret

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Golla

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Golla to family and friends

    28 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Golla's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    27 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    28 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    28 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 27 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Golla
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    28 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    28 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    28 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    28 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Golla accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    • Meritain Health
    • NGS CoreSource
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • Universal American
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    Office Locations

    A
    Golla Center Plastic Surgery
    107 Gamma Dr Ste 210
    Pittsburgh, PA 15238
    (412) 963-6677 (Office)
    B
    UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH PHYSICIAN
    100 Delafield Rd Ste 113
    Pittsburgh, PA 15215
    (412) 782-2400 (Office)
    (412) 784-5560 (Fax)
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    UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH DIVISION OF PLASTIC RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY
    3601 5th Ave Ste 6
    Pittsburgh, PA 15213
    (412) 648-9670 (Office)
    (845) 703-2276 (Fax)
    D
    9104 Babcock Blvd Ste 4110
    Pittsburgh, PA 15237
    (412) 367-5010 (Office)
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
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