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Doctors in Andrew Watson Md

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18 ratings with 3 comments

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Andrew Watson Md when asked is excellent. Andrew Watson Md has been reviewed by 18 patients. The rating is 4.3 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Andrew Watson Md as provided by patient reviews is 12 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

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Andrew Watson Md

420 Denniston St
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
(412) 359-5131

Specialties

2 specialties

  • Surgery
  • Surgical Oncology

    Surgical oncologists play various roles in treating cancer. They can perform biopsies to determine if a tumor is cancerous or not. If it is, they’re trained to remove the tumor, tissue, and in some cases, all or part of an organ or bodily structure where the cancer has spread. In addition to removing cancer, they can perform any reconstructive surgeries that may be necessary.
    Many surgical oncologists specialize in certain types of cancer, such as liver, lung or breast. Don’t be afraid to ask them what they have the most experience treating. When looking for a doctor, it’s important to know that general surgeons are also qualified to perform many of the same surgeries. However, surgical oncologists have specific training in recognizing and treating cancer, which some patients prefer.

Doctors in Andrew Watson Md

  • Dr. Andrew R Watson MD

    Surgery, Surgical Oncology

    Pittsburgh, PA

    4.3
    (18)
  • Education

    Affiliated doctor has gone to the following school

  • Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons
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Information About Group Practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment. Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like East Boston Neighborhood Health that specializes in internal medicine

Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

Benefits of Group Practice

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

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