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Dr. Linton Andin Whitaker MD and FACS is a male Pediatrician, has 48 years of experience and practices in Plastic Surgery, Surgery, Pediatric Surgery, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, and Pediatrics.
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Dr. Linton Whitaker has 8 office locations.
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

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(5)
Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Linton Whitaker is Excellent. Dr. Whitaker has been reviewed by 5 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 3.5 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, MD, FACS is board certified in Plastic Surgery and 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
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield - 2 plans
  • United Health Group, Inc. - Americhoice - 1 plan
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans

Languages

  • French
  • Spanish
  • Swedish

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