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Internal Medicine

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Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Shadyside
Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
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Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
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537 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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February 06, 2017

Dr Starz is a fantastic internist. He is smart, generous, compassionate, and conscientious. I couldn't ask for a better doctor.

February 03, 2017

Dr Starz runs a well run doctor/medical office

February 01, 2017

I have an excellent relation with my care provider.

January 30, 2017

excellent care as always. All my questions were addressed and answered appropriately.

January 27, 2017

Dr. Starz is an excellent doctor. I really appreciate his thoughtfulness, genuine interest in how I am doing and his great expertise in his field.

January 23, 2017

Personable. Caring. Sensible. DR. STARZ!

January 17, 2017

The care provider explained everything very clearly and took my personal medical history into consideration before coming to any conclusions.

January 12, 2017

all experience were excellent

January 09, 2017

attentive and professional staff, facilities clean and well organized, wait time remains long.

January 06, 2017

Several problems developed after my appointment had been scheduled. All of these were addressed as well as the routine check-up that had been scheduled.