Department of Surgery

Thirty-eight Department Surgeons Recognized in Pittsburgh Magazine’s 2020 “Best Doctors” List

Congratulations to Drs. Louis Alarcon, Kelly Austin, Timothy Billiar, Geoff Bond, Sally Carty, Rabih Chaer, Randall Draper, Barbara Gaines, Kevin Garrett, David Geller, George Gittes, Giselle Hamad, Matthew Holtzman, Christopher Hughes, Abhinav Humar, Ronald Johnson, Donald Keenan, Kenneth Lee, Steven Leers, Michel Makaroun, Marcus Malek, George Mazariegos, David Medich, Kevin Mollen, Andrew Peitzman, Joshua Rubin, Harry Sell, Rakesh Sindhi, Michael J. Singh, Kyle Soltys, Henkie Tan, Amit Tevar, Edith Tzeng, Andrew Watson, Mark Wilson, Norman Wolmark, Linwah Yip, and Brian Zuckerbraun, who were all named in Pittsburgh Magazine’s 2020 “Best Doctors” list.

The list is compiled by Best Doctors® and derived from the Best Doctors in America® database, which includes the names and profiles of more than 40,000 of the best doctors in the United States. Physicians are included in the database after an exhaustive peer review. Doctors cannot buy listings. Only those who earn the consensus support of their peers and meet additional qualification criteria are included.

The 38 physicians from our department are named in several specialties; some doctors are named in more than one specialty:



Colon and Rectal Surgery David S. Medich, MD, FACS, FASCRS
Colon and Rectal Surgery Andrew R. Watson, MD, M Litt, FACS
Pediatric Surgery Kelly M. Austin, MD, MS, FACS, FAAP
Pediatric Surgery Geoff J. Bond, MD
Pediatric Surgery Barbara A. Gaines, MD
Pediatric Surgery George K. Gittes, MD
Pediatric Surgery George V. Mazariegos, MD
Pediatric Surgery Marcus M. Malek, MD, FAAP
Pediatric Surgery Kevin P. Mollen, MD
Pediatric Surgery Rakesh K. Sindhi, MD
Pediatric Surgery Kyle A. Soltys, MD
Surgery Louis H. Alarcon, MD, FACS, FCCM
Surgery Timothy R. Billiar, MD
Surgery Sally E. Carty, MD, FACS
Surgery Randall Richard Draper, MD
Surgery Kevin O. Garrett, MD, FACS
Surgery David A. Geller, MD
Surgery Giselle G. Hamad, MD, FACS, FASMBS
Surgery Christopher B. Hughes, MD, FACS
Surgery Abhinav Humar, MD
Surgery Donald Keenan, MD, PhD
Surgery Kenneth K. W. Lee, MD
Surgery Andrew B. Peitzman, MD
Surgery Harry W. Sell Jr., MD, FACS
Surgery Henkie P. Tan, MD, PhD, FACS, FAST
Surgery Amit D. Tevar, MD, FACS
Surgery Andrew R. Watson, MD, M Litt, FACS
Surgery Mark A. Wilson, MD, PhD
Surgery Linwah Yip, MD
Surgery Brian S. Zuckerbraun, MD, FACS
Surgical Oncology David A. Geller, MD
Surgical Oncology Matthew P. Holtzman, MD
Surgical Oncology Ronald R. Johnson, MD
Surgical Oncology Kenneth K. W. Lee, MD
Surgical Oncology David S. Medich, MD, FACS, FASCRS
Surgical Oncology Joshua T. Rubin, MD
Surgical Oncology Norman Wolmark, MD, FACS, FRCSC
Surgical Oncology Linwah Yip, MD
Surgical Oncology Mark A. Wilson, MD, PhD
Vascular Surgery Rabih A. Chaer, MD
Vascular Surgery Steven A. Leers, MD, RVT, RPVI, FSVU
Vascular Surgery Michel S. Makaroun, MD
Vascular Surgery Michael J. Singh, MD, FACS, RPVI
Vascular Surgery Edith Tzeng, MD