Dr. Herbert John Zeh MD Surgeon

Dr. Herbert Zeh is a surgeon in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC and UPMC Mercy. He received his medical degree from University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and has been in practice for 20 years. Dr. Zeh accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 48 doctors at Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC and one of 34 at UPMC Mercy who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery, Pancreas, Surgical Oncology (Other than Breast)

Clinical Interests: Pancreatic Neoplasms, Pancreatitis

Hospital Affiliation

Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC

UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside - Shadyside

UPMC Mercy

UPMC Passavant

UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside

Education & Medical Training

Johns Hopkins University
Residency, General Surgery, 1994–2001

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Class of 1994

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 12 years in Surgery

PA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Prediagnostic serum biomarkers as early detection tools for pancreatic cancer in a large prospective cohort study.
Nolen, B. M.,Brand, R. E.,Prosser, D.,Velikokhatnaya, L.,Allen, P. J.,Zeh, H. J.,Grizzle, W. E.,Lomakin, A.,Lokshin, A. E.

HMGB1 Phenotypic Role Revealed with Stress.
Tang, D.,Kang, R.,Van Houten, B.,Zeh, H. J.,Billiar, T. R.,Lotze, M. T.

Does Obesity Affect Outcomes of Cytoreductive Surgery and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemoperfusion for Disseminated Mucinous Appendiceal Neoplasms?
Polanco, P. M.,Sanchez, A. I.,Ramalingam, L.,Jones, H.,Zureikat, A.,Holtzman, M.,Ahrendt, S.,Pingpank, J.,Zeh, H. J.,Bartlett, D. L.,Choudry, H. A.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Anthem PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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