Dr. James Pingpank, MD

Complex General Surgical Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 51
(1)
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Dr. James Pingpank, MD
Dr. James Pingpank, MD is a complex general surgical oncology doctor who practices in Pittsburgh, PA. He is 51 years old and has been practicing for 25 years. Dr. Pingpank is affiliated with UPMC Presbyterian, Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC and Southwest Regional Medical Center.

5150 Centre Ave

Pittsburgh, PA 15232

Contact Information

(412) 692-2852

Dr. James Pingpank, MD

Dr. James Pingpank, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UPMC

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Colorectal Cancer
very high
more than 96% of peers
Lung Surgery
very high
more than 96% of peers
Secondary Malignancies
very high
more than 90% of peers

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Specialties

  • Complex General Surgical Oncology
  • General Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
39

Conditions Treated

  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases

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Procedures

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Excision of Humerus
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • G Washington Univ Sch Med & Hlth Sci
    Medical School | Graduated 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pingpank has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pingpank's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pingpank to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review
Dr. Pingpank's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Over 45 minutes
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Dr. Pingpank accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Select
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UPMC
    UPMC PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Pingpank has admitting privileges

UPMC Presbyterian
200 Lothrop St
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
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Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
300 Halket St
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
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Southwest Regional Medical Center
350 Bonar Ave
Waynesburg, PA 15370
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