Dr. Robert Kang, MD

Dr. Robert Kang, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 53
(9)
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Dr. Robert Kang, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery.

4815 Liberty Ave # 425

Pittsburgh, PA 15224

Contact Information

(412) 578-0282

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Wound Repair
very high
more than 95% of peers
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
normal
more than 83% of peers
Trigger Finger
normal
more than 78% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kang "Practicing all aspects of Plastic Reconstructive and Cosmetic surgery."
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Trigger Finger
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Procedures

  • Abdominoplasty
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Amputation
  • Botox® Injection
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Captique™ Injection
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Collagen Injection
  • Cosmetic Facial Surgery
  • 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 Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
  • Hylaform Injection
  • Laser Skin Resurfacing
  • Lift - Parts of the Body Other than Face
  • Liposuction
  • Nipple Reconstruction
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Skin Grafts
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kang has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kang's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kang to family and friends
5.0
based on 9 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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Dr. Kang'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
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Morgantown, WV |
Words can not express the appreciation I have. I was burned 3rd degree on my right hand and contracted and Dr. Kang took me as his patient and he made a world of difference in my hand, I can now open my hand and preform daily duties and return back to work. I would most definite refer Dr. Kang!!!
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in Pittsburgh, PA |
Both my husband and myself have gone to Dr Kang. He's simply the best, we are very satisfied and would highly recommend him to our friends and family. Thank you Dr. Kang
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Kang accepts 9 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
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Kang has admitting privileges

Allegheny General Hospital
320 E North Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15212
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Allegheny Valley Hospital
1301 Carlisle St
Natrona Heights, PA 15065
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Western Pennsylvania Hospital
4800 Friendship Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
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