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About Dr. John C Flickinger

Dr. John C Flickinger, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Pittsburgh, PA. He has 37 years of experience. His specialties include Therapeutic Radiology, Radiation Oncology and Radiology. Dr. Flickinger has received 2 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

4 Ratings

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John C Flickinger is Excellent. Dr. John C Flickinger has been rated by 4 patients. From those 4 patients 0 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. John C Flickinger is 5.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Upmc Shadyside Hospital

5230 Centre Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
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Specialties

Dr. John C Flickinger has the following 3 specialties

  • Therapeutic Radiology
  • Radiation Oncology

    A radiation oncologist is a physician who specializes in the use of nuclear medicine in diagnosing and treating cancer in a patient.
    These doctors work in concert with other cancer specialists in order to determine the best form of treatment for a specific patient. Radiation oncologists are in charge of determining the correct dose of radiation to be used in treatments like radiotherapy and chemotherapy, as well as the appropriate amount of time that radiation should be administered in order to maximize the therapeutic benefits.

  • Radiology

    A radiologist is a physician who specializes in the use of medical imaging to diagnose and treat illnesses or injuries in patients.
    The different types of medical imaging are X-ray, computed tomography (CT) scans, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), ultrasound, and nuclear medicine.
    Radiologists are experts in these different types of tests and can advise a primary care doctor on which test is most appropriate in a specific case. These doctors also assist primary care doctors in analyzing the images produced by these tests in order to determine next steps necessary for treatment.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. John C Flickinger has the following 19 expertise

  • Gamma Knife Surgery (Stereotactic Radiosurgery)
  • Radiation Therapy
  • Nervous System Cancer
  • Hepatocellular Carcinoma
  • Segmental Mastectomy
  • Melanoma
  • Chordoma
  • Adult T-Cell Leukemia-Lymphoma
  • Adjuvant Chemotherapy
  • Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Facial Nerve Pain (Trigeminal Neuralgia)
  • Urogenital Cancer (Genitourinary)
  • Skull Base Cancer
  • Recurrence
  • Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Radiation Injuries
  • Lung Cancer
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer

Dr. John C Flickinger has 1 board certified specialty

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Board Certifications

Dr. John C Flickinger is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors for Cancer

    Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors for Cancer (2017)

    Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® For Cancer are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals as being the best in preventing, diagnosing, and treating cancer and its related ramifications. 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

    Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors (2017)

    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

    37 Years Experience

  • University Of Chicago Division Of The Biological Sciences The Pritzker School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1981

  • Massachusetts General Hospital

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. John C Flickinger accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Select
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Highmark BCBS
    • Highmark Community Blue PPO
    • Highmark KeystoneBlue
    • Highmark PPOBlue
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
  • UPMC Health Plan
    • UPMC PPO
    • UPMC Partner Network Plans
    • UPMC Premium Network Plans
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Upmc Shadyside Hospital, 5230 Centre Ave, Pittsburgh, PA
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