Dr. Kevin O. Garrett, MD

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Dr. Kevin O. Garrett, MD

General Surgery | Male

UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH PHYSICIAN 9104 Babcock Blvd Ste 4110, Pittsburgh, PA 15237 Get Directions
(412) 367-5010

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Experience with Dr. Garrett
  • Level of trust in provider's decisions
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  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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  • How well provider listens and answers questions
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Garrett's Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
     (7)
  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
     (6)
  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
     (7)
  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes (6)
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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.

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Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

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  • General Surgery

Conditions Treated

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20 years of experience in the listed conditions

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  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Aneurysm
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gallstones
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lipomas
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Ulcer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia

Procedures Performed

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20 years experience in the procedures listed

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  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • 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
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • 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
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Wound Repair

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    Malpractice Claims not available

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  • 0
    Sanctions

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  • 0
    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Pittsburgh Medical School

    Graduated in 1987

  • Internship Hospital
    University Health Center Of Pittsburgh

    Completed in 1988

  • Residency Hospital
    University Health Center Of Pittsburgh

    Completed in 1995

  • Undergraduate School
    Carnegie-Mellon U

    Graduated in 1983

Awards & Recognition

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Affiliations

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Dr. Garrett's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in General Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • Malpractice claims in Pennsylvania not available
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Garrett's Office & Staff

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Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
16 – 30 minutes

Experience with Dr. Garrett

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Garrett's Care Philosophy

Patient centered with a focus on qualtiy assessment and improvement

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Dr. Garrett says...

20 years of experience in the listed conditions

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Dr. Garrett says...

20 years experience in the procedures listed

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Dr. Garrett says...

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.