Dr. Amit Basu MD Surgeon

Dr. Amit Basu is a surgeon in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System. He received his medical degree from Christian Medical College Vellore and has been in practice for 32 years. He is one of 27 doctors at Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1994 - 2000

Christian Medical College Vellore
Class of 1982

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Cancer risk with alemtuzumab following kidney transplantation.
Puttarajappa, C.,Yabes, J.,Bei, L.,Shah, N.,Bernardo, J.,McCauley, J.,Basu, A.,Tan, H.,Shapiro, R.,Unruh, M.,Wu, C.

Two hundred living donor kidney transplantations under alemtuzumab induction and tacrolimus monotherapy: 3-year follow-up.
Tan, H. P.,Donaldson, J.,Basu, A.,Unruh, M.,Randhawa, P.,Sharma, V.,Morgan, C.,McCauley, J.,Wu, C.,Shah, N.,Zeevi, A.,Shapiro, R.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Arizona HMO
  • Health Net Arizona PPO/POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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