Dr. Rakesh Sindhi MD Surgeon

Dr. Rakesh Sindhi is a surgeon in Oakland, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC and UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside. He received his medical degree from Armed Forces Medical College Pune and has been in practice for 33 years. Dr. Sindhi accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 21 doctors at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC and one of 72 at UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Tufts Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1988–1993

University of Nebraska Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1993–1995

Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1987–1988

Armed Forces Medical College Pune
Class of 1981

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 20 years in Surgery

PA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Right diaphragmatic hernia after liver transplant in pediatrics: A case report and review of the literature.
Lam, H. D.,Mejia, J.,Soltys, K. A.,Sindhi, R.,Mazariegos, G.,Bond, G.

Analysis of national and single-center incidence and survival after liver transplantation for hepatoblastoma: new trends and future opportunities.
Cruz, R. J.,Ranganathan, S.,Mazariegos, G.,Soltys, K.,Nayyar, N.,Sun, Q.,Bond, G.,Shaw, P. H.,Haberman, K.,Krishnamurti, L.,Marsh, J. W.,Humar, A.,Sindhi, R.

Mucosal plasma cell barrier disruption during intestine transplant rejection.
Ningappa, M.,Ashokkumar, C.,Ranganathan, S.,Schmitt, L.,Higgs, B. W.,Sun, Q.,Branca, M.,Mazariegos, G.,Zeevi, A.,Abu-Elmagd, K.,Squires, R.,Rudolph, J.,Alissa, F.,Hakonarson, H.,Sindhi, R.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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