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Internal Medicine

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

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
547 Patient
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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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November 27, 2017

Dr Starz always explains my health issues and natural methods to improve my health.he is very easy to talk with.

November 27, 2017

I had a great visit with Dr Starz, he always takes time to speak to me about my health issues.

October 24, 2017

Just love the Doctor, he's very considerate.

October 23, 2017

I have been using this provider for years and like him very much. He is understanding and helps with all the problems I may have. I can, also, contact him on the internet for questions and he responds quickly.

October 17, 2017

Dr Starz is the finest physician I have ever had the pleasure of being treated by. I thank him repeatedly for his care.

October 17, 2017

Did not feel rushed with my visit. Dr. was very thorough.

October 16, 2017

I have been given respect and a listing ear. My needs have always been addressed and follow-up has followed. My respect for Dr. Starz very hhigh because of great knowledge in the medical field and his conservative approachas a first means if treatment.

October 13, 2017

Has empathy and always follows up with important issues.

October 13, 2017

Dr Starz always provides the best medical information regarding my situation. I always appreciate his understanding and medical expertise. He's the best!!!

October 13, 2017