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Dr. Linton Andin Whitaker FACS and MD is a male Plastic Surgeon, has 48 years of experience and practices in Plastic Surgery.
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Dr. Linton Whitaker has 8 office locations.
University City
Hospital of the University of PA
3400 Spruce St
Philadelphia, PA 19175

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Locations and availability (8)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
(6)
Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Linton Whitaker is Good. Dr. Whitaker has been reviewed by 6 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Promptness 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.4
  • Currently 3.4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.4
  • Currently 3.4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Linton Whitaker, FACS, MD is board certified in Plastic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 22 areas:
  • Apert Syndrome (Acrocephalosyndactylia)
  • Bone Transplantation
  • Cleft Lip
  • Cleft Palate
  • Craniofacial Abnormalities
  • Craniofacial Dysostosis (Cleft Palate)
  • Craniosynostoses
  • Craniotomy (Brain Surgery)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Eye Diseases
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid surgery (Blepharoplasty)
  • Face Cancer (Facial Neoplasm)
  • Facial Injuries
  • Gynecomastia
  • Multiple Abnormalities
  • Neck Lift (Cervicoplasty)
  • Obesity
  • Osteotomy
  • Reconstructive Surgical Procedures
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Education & Awards

Dr. Whitaker graduated from Tulane University, New Orleans. He has 7 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Bone Transplantation
Craniofacial Dysostosis
Craniosynostoses
Craniotomy
Facial Injuries
Osteotomy
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012)

Affiliations

Dr. Whitaker has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Pennsylvania Hospital University PA Health System 
  • Hospital of the University of PA 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Whitaker accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Independence Blue Cross - 2 plans
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey - 3 plans
  • Oxford Health Plans - 2 plans
  • Humana - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 2 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 3 plans
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield - 2 plans
  • United Health Group, Inc. - Americhoice - 1 plan

Languages

  • French
  • Spanish
  • Swedish


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Linton A. Whitaker practice?
Dr. Linton Whitaker practices Plastic Surgery near Philadelphia, PA.
Additional practice locations include: Radnor, PA and Chalfont, PA.
See Philadelphia Plastic Surgeons.