Linwah Yip, MD

Linwah Yip, MD, FACS, is a surgical oncologist at UPMC CancerCenter
  • Specialty:

  • Secondary Specialty:

    Surgical Oncology Endocrine Surgery General Surgery
  • Board Certifications:

  • Education:

    MD, University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
  • Residency:

    Northwestern University - Feinberg, Chicago, IL University Medical Center, Jacksonville, FL
  • Fellowships:

    MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Affiliations:

    UPMC Bedford UPMC St Margaret UPMC Passavant UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh UPMC Shadyside UPMC Horizon UPMC Jameson UPMC Presbyterian


Linwah Yip, MD, FACS is an assistant professor in the Department of Surgery, Section of Endocrine Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and co-chief for the Division of Endrocrine Surgery at UPMC.

Dr. Yip is board-certified in general surgery. She received an undergraduate degree from Stanford University in Stanford, Calif., and a medical degree at the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine. Dr. Yip completed surgical residency training at Northwestern University in Chicago, and University of Florida Health Sciences Center, Jacksonville, Fla., and fellowships at University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, and University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine.

Dr. Yip is a member of a number of professional organizations, such as the Society of Surgical Oncology, American College of Surgeons, American Association of Endocrine Surgeons, and Allegheny County Medical Society.