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Sub Specialty:
Pediatric Gastroenterology

Hospital Affiliation(s):
Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
UPMC Children's Surgery Centers
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

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Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.8 Stars
48 Patient
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University of Pittsburgh Physicians

Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
4401 Penn Ave.
Pediatric Gastroenterology, 3rd Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
Office Phone:
(412) 692-5180


Pediatric Gastroenterology, American Board of Pediatrics


MD, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

Children's Hospital Medical Center,
Cincinnati, OH

Children's Hospital Medical Center,
Cincinnati, OH

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September 21, 2016

good experience

September 19, 2016

Very satisfied!

September 14, 2016

very thorough, took her time answering all of my questions and made sure she went over everything again before she left the room. amazing doctor!

September 12, 2016

there wonderful we drove an hour an a half one way on the wrong day an they squeezed us in so we didn't have to pull her from school 2 days in a row

September 07, 2016

love dr venkaat and Lindsey marker. Both were excellent and would recommend them

August 22, 2016

The Doctors and nurses are amazing and Very child friendly. They spoke with our son directly as well as with us.

August 22, 2016

Veena is absolutely amazing! There is no one else we would rather than her caring for our son!!

July 18, 2016

Dr Venkat is very knowledgeable and good at what she does. She has a good bedside manner that makes kids comfortable with her.

May 11, 2016

Dr. Venkat has excellent diagnostic skills and takes a sincere interest in the patient. She described the need for a full GI series in a way that answered the patient's concerns and overcame his resistance.

April 20, 2016