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Internal Medicine

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Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Shadyside
Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
551 Patient
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University of Pittsburgh Physicians

Arthritis and Internal Medicine - UPMC
Shadyside Place
580 S. Aiken Ave.
Suite 430
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Office Phone:
(412) 682-2434


Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
Rheumatology, American Board of Internal Medicine


MD, Thomas Jefferson University Medical College, Philadelphia, PA

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

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March 14, 2017

It is always a good experience to see Dr. Starz. He is such a compassionate and caring man.

March 10, 2017

I Love Doc Starz

March 09, 2017

as always the staff was great

March 08, 2017

Dr. Starz is the best. Very concerned and empathetic; also very knowledgeable. He explains everything. he calls to check on me after hours and tells me to email him whenever.

February 27, 2017

Excellent care!

February 23, 2017

waited an hour and a half past my appointment time to be seen. Doctor was thorough with questioning during time spent with me.

February 23, 2017

Great visit. Was in and out in under an hour and got the help that I needed for my pain.

February 14, 2017

i am always satisfied with the care i receive from Dr. Starz

February 13, 2017

Dr. Starz cares about me and likes to spend lots of time.

February 10, 2017

Dr. Starz provided excellent care at this visit. He is very caring and goes out of his way to explain things as well as being very friendly.