Dr. James J Baran MD

Dr. James Baran is a colon & rectal surgery doctor in Monroeville, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including UPMC Mercy and UPMC Passavant. He received his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College and has been in practice for 29 years. He is one of 2 doctors at UPMC Mercy and one of 6 at UPMC Passavant who specialize in Colon & Rectal Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

General Colon & Rectal Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Muhlenberg Regional Medical Center
Residency, Colon and Rectal Surgery, 1990–1991

Thomas Jefferson University
Residency, General Surgery, 1985–1990

Jefferson Medical College
Class of 1985

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery
Certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

PA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons


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