Dr. Kevin O. Garrett, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 54

9104 Babcock Blvd Ste 4110
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
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Dr. Garrett's Experience

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Dr. Garrett's Specialties

  • General Surgery

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Hospital Quality

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UPMC Passavant - McCandless
9100 Babcock Blvd
Pittsburgh, PA 15237

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Garrett

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Garrett to family and friends is 5 out of 5 5 1 7

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH PHYSICIAN
UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH PHYSICIAN
9104 Babcock Blvd Ste 4110
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
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    Dr. Garrett's Experience

    Dr. Garrett's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
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    Dr. Garrett says...

    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Breast Surgical Procedure
    • Colectomy
    • Colon and Rectal Surgery
    • Destruction of Anal Tumor
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Esophageal Surgery
    • Excision of Skin Lesion
    • Excision of Stomach Tumor
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
    • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
    • Gallbladder Removal
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Heart Surgery
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Hernia Repair
    • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Laparotomy
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Sphincterotomy
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    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Wound Repair
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    Dr. Garrett says...

    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Abscess
    • Anal Disorders
    • Anal Fissure
    • Aneurysm
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Atelectasis
    • Benign Tumor
    • Breast Diseases
    • Cancer
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Crohn's Disease
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Head and Neck Cancer
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hernia
    • Hidradenitis
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
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    • Stomach Diseases
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Ulcer
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Vascular Disease
    • Ventral Hernia
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    Background Check for Dr. Garrett

    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

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Pittsburgh Medical School
    Graduated in 1987

    Internship Hospital

    University Health Center Of Pittsburgh
    Complete in 1988

    Undergraduate Schools

    Carnegie-Mellon U
    Graduated in 1983
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Garrett & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 87.4% 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. Garrett's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at UPMC Passavant - McCandless where Dr. Garrett has admitting privileges:

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    • UPMC Passavant - McCandless

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Garrett

    Dr. Kevin O. Garrett, MD
    DR. GARRETT RESPONDS - (Dr. Garrett, edit your response)

    As my philosophy is patient centered and focused on quality assessment and improvement, and as no one is perfect, but everyone should strive to be, I value the feedback of my patients, good and bad.

    Likelihood to Recommend

    5.0
    • 7 responses
    1 5 7

    5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Garrett to family and friends

    5 out of 5

    7 responses

    Dr. Garrett's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

    7 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

    6 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.9 out of 5

    7 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    6 responses

    Experience with Dr. Garrett

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    7 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.9 out of 5

    7 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    7 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

    7 responses

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    UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH PHYSICIAN
    9104 Babcock Blvd Ste 4110
    Pittsburgh, PA 15237
    (412) 367-5010 (Office)
    (412) 367-5064 (Fax)
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