Dr. Lawrence C. Biskin, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 56

100 Delafield Rd Ste 213
Pittsburgh, PA 15215
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Dr. Biskin:

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Dr. Biskin's Experience

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Dr. Biskin's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Biskin Performs

  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
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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

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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

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Biskin

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Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Surgical Specialists Pittsburgh
Surgical Specialists Pittsburgh
100 Delafield Rd Ste 213
Pittsburgh, PA 15215
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    Dr. Biskin's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
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    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    2
    • Anal Fissure
    • Breast Cancer
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Ventral Hernia
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    Background Check for Dr. Biskin

    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 C.E.T.E.C. / School of Medicine

    Residency Hospital

    Mc Keesport Hosp/Upmc
    St Lukes Episcopal Hospital
    Texas Heart Institute
    Western Pennsylvania Hospital
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Biskin & 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. Biskin'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 St. Margaret where Dr. Biskin has admitting privileges:

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    • UPMC St. Margaret

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Biskin

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Biskin to family and friends

    17 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Biskin's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    16 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    17 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    17 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 15 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Biskin
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    17 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    17 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    17 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    17 responses
    below
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Biskin accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

    Less

    Office Locations

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    Surgical Specialists Pittsburgh
    100 Delafield Rd Ste 213
    Pittsburgh, PA 15215
    (412) 784-5100 (Office)
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