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Specialty:

Internal Medicine

Sub Specialty:
Pulmonology
Critical Care

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

Language Spoken:
Spanish

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

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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May 30, 2018

continue to be extremely pleased with the care provided by Dr. Kristo and his staff

May 17, 2018

Very satisfied in all respects with this appointment.

May 09, 2018

I have never had a bad visit with Dr. Kristi or his staff.

May 08, 2018

I am so pleased with the way all of my needs are being taken very well care of and always treated very well by the staff who are friendly, I do receive reminders for appointments and my questions or concerns are always handled efficiently, Dr. Kisto is an excellent provider, he shows compassion and concern for his patients and a genuine interest in doing the best he can to help his patients. He also wears really cool bow ties!

May 04, 2018

I have been seeing Dr. Kristo for the past five years. He is very professional, thorough, answers questions and provides timely follow-up. Dr. Kristo is an exceptional specialist that I would recommend to anyone who is suffering from sleep apnea.

April 30, 2018

Dr Kristo leisten to me very carefully.

April 20, 2018

verry good experiences

April 11, 2018

I thought he was excellent.

April 10, 2018

I am very grateful for the help I have received from Dr. Kristo. May God bless him a 100 times over for his careful attention to my health needs.

April 09, 2018

Dr Kristo is going to proceed with testing that was not followed through by another doctor in the practice. he is trying to find the cause of a ongoing medical problem that I've had for over 2 years. the other doctor that was seeing me would not answer my calls. I am greatful that Dr Kristo is willing to help find the answers to my medical problem of breathing