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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
352 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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April 17, 2017

Dr. kristo is a very thoughtful and caring provider, who always treats me with respect.

April 12, 2017

I see a lot of different doctors for various health problems. Dr. Kristo is the best of all of them. He is very thorough and explains everything in simple terms. He asks questions to make sure everything is covered. To bad he is not my primary doctor. My primary Dr handles my hip and back pain & I always run

April 11, 2017

Dr. Kristo was considerate, smart, well-informed, and practical. Happy to recommend him to anyone with similar health issues.

April 11, 2017

Dr. Kristo was very thorough in his examination. He discussed health issues even beyond my sleep apnea.

April 07, 2017

excellent

April 07, 2017

The doctor and staff were excellent. I was 15 minutes late for my appointment because of construction detours and they fit me in even though it was an inconvience.

April 06, 2017

Great experience all the way around. The total team experience was expert, professional and pleasant.

March 20, 2017

I received very good care during my appt. I have no complaints.

March 20, 2017

I feel good the way I started with UPMC, I am feeling very good about Dr.Kristo, looking forward for my cure for my possible Sleep Apnea

March 17, 2017

Outstanding provider!