Dr. Ved Kaushik, MD

Dr. Ved Kaushik, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
Dr. Ved Kaushik, MD is a general surgery specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Maulana Azad Medical College, Delhi University and specializes in general surgery and colon & rectal surgery.

9100 Babcock Blvd

Pittsburgh, PA 15237

Contact Information

(412) 748-5758

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 99% of peers
Anal Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*

22  Conditions Treated

18  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Maulana Azad Medical College, Delhi University
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Irwin Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Bronx Lebanon Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Buffalo General Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kaushik has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kaushik's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kaushik to family and friends
12 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Kaushik's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

If you have any problems at all please get this doctor. i have had him for over 10 years. look i'm 67 and not real fond of any doctor but he is the best out there at his speciality period. one of those doctors where when you leave his office you know he's the best. Just try him out and i guarantee...more
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