Dr. Katie S. Nason MD Surgeon

Dr. Katie Nason is a surgeon in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC and UPMC Horizon. She received her medical degree from Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 17 years. Dr. Nason accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 48 doctors at Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC and one of 8 at UPMC Horizon who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Washington
Residency, General Surgery, 1997–2004

University of Wisconsin
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 2005–2007

Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine
Class of 1997

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 9 years in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified 6 years in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

PA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Tumor budding is associated with an increased risk of lymph node metastasis and poor prognosis in superficial esophageal adenocarcinoma.
Landau, M. S.,Hastings, S. M.,Foxwell, T. J.,Luketich, J. D.,Nason, K. S.,Davison, J. M.

The degree of segmental aneuploidy measured by total copy number abnormalities predicts survival and recurrence in superficial gastroesophageal adenocarcinoma.
Davison, J. M.,Yee, M.,Krill-Burger, J. M.,Lyons-Weiler, M. A.,Kelly, L. A.,Sciulli, C. M.,Nason, K. S.,Luketich, J. D.,Michalopoulos, G. K.,LaFramboise, W. A.

MUC2 expression is an adverse prognostic factor in superficial gastroesophageal adenocarcinomas.
Davison, J. M.,Ellis, S. T.,Foxwell, T. J.,Luketich, J. D.,Gibson, M. K.,Kuan, S. F.,Nason, K. S.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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