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About Dr. George K Gittes

Dr. George K Gittes, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Wheeling, WV. He has 31 years of experience. His specialties include Surgery, Pediatric Surgery and Pediatrics. Dr. Gittes has received 1 award. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

2 Ratings

The overall average patient rating of Dr. George K Gittes is Excellent. Dr. George K Gittes has been rated by 2 patients. From those 2 patients 0 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. George K Gittes is 5.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

WHEELING HOSPITAL

1 Medical Park
Wheeling, WV 26003
(304) 243-3278

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Specialties

Dr. George K Gittes has the following 3 specialties

  • Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery

    A pediatric surgeon is a qualified surgeon who has additional training in performing surgery on young patients, including fetuses (neonatal or fetal surgery), infants, children, adolescents and teenagers.
    Because pediatric patients are still growing and developing, they are often more difficult to operate on than adults. These patients have smaller bodies and smaller organs requiring even more of a precise and measured approach by a surgeon.
    Some of the conditions that may require the care of a pediatric surgeon are congenital malformations, such as cleft lip and palate, abdominal wall defects, like hernias, deformities of the chest wall, childhood tumors, like neuroblastomas and separation of conjoined twins.

  • Pediatrics

    A pediatrician is a doctor who specializes in the regular care of children, as well as the diagnosis and treatment of illness in children. Young patients are often more complicated to treat because they are still growing and developing.
    While pediatricians may sub-specialize in specific therapy areas like oncology, surgery, ophthalmology, and anesthesiology, in general, pediatricians provide services like vaccinations, health exams, and treatment of common ailments and injuries. In addition, pediatricians are trained to handle the complex emotional and behavioral issues faced by children, especially during puberty.
    Pediatricians normally see their patients from birth until the age of 18, although some may agree to treat patients into their early 20s, if requested.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. George K Gittes has the following 6 expertise

  • Pediatric Diabetes
  • Vaccination
  • Immunization
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Physical
  • Check-up

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  • Awards

    1 Award

  • Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top medical specialists throughout the country who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise. Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top medical specialists throughout the country who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise.

  • Education

    31 Years Experience

  • Harvard Medical School

    Graduated in 1987

  • Ucsf Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

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Locations & Directions

WHEELING HOSPITAL, 1 Medical Park, Wheeling, WV
Uploaded January 1, 2012

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