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Specialty:

Internal Medicine

Sub Specialty:
Pulmonology
Critical Care

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

Language Spoken:
Spanish

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
304 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

University of Pittsburgh Physicians

Division of Pulmonary, Allergy & CCM
UPMC Monroeville at Oxford Drive
400 Oxford Dr.
Suite G-65
Monroeville, PA 15146
Office Phone:
(412) 380-5013
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Falk Medical Building (Comprehensive Lung Center)
3601 Fifth Ave.
4th Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 648-6161
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Critical Care Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
Pulmonary Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine
Sleep Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine

Education:

MD, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, IL

Residency:
Brook Army Medical Center,
Fort Sam Houston, TX


Fellowships:
Brook Army Medical Center,
Fort Sam Houston, TX

University of Utah School of Medicine,
Salt Lake City, UT



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February 28, 2017

Very good attention to detail and very professional

February 15, 2017

I really like this Doctor and staff

February 10, 2017

Very good first visit

February 08, 2017

Easy to talk to; listens and acknowledges concerns; explains medication choice(s) and expectations. Left with total confidence in physician expertise and his coordination and working knowledge of other medical staff (primary, heart specialist, etc.) that advise/treat me.

February 07, 2017

Dr. Kristo was extremely thorough, patient and compassionate during our visit. He expedited the scheduling of tests and prescriptions. He made us feel like we were his only patient.

February 07, 2017

Good Experience

February 06, 2017

Dr Krysto had superior communication skills.

February 03, 2017

excellent staff

January 30, 2017

Dr Kristo is the best and most knowledgeable doctor I have ever had.

January 24, 2017

Dr. Kristo was wonderful to work with. He was extremely thorough and knowledgeable, and leveraged a collaborative approach with consultative guidance, to my care - which I very much appreciated. I would select him as my primary care physician if I could.