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Family Practice
PCP (Primary Care Physician)

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Hamot

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
156 Patient
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Pinecrest Family Practice
3535 Pine Ave.
Erie, PA 16504
Office Phone:
(814) 454-3363


Family Medicine, American Board of Family Medicine


DO, Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, Erie, PA

St Vincent Medical Center,
Erie, PA

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August 17, 2017

Dr. Grade always listens to what I have to say and answers any questions I have and doesn't act in a hurry to get rid of me.

August 16, 2017

As usual Dr Gade and the staff at Pinecrest Family Practice were very professional, attentive and friendly.

July 13, 2017

I never have anything bad to say about Dr. Gade or his staff. This is why I choose UPMC Hamot for my medical needs.

July 12, 2017


July 05, 2017

Dr. Gade is great. Good "bedside manner" and very compassionate.

June 14, 2017

Dr.Gade is awesome I always recommend him to family and friends.

June 12, 2017

thanks for your service it's awesome

June 08, 2017


May 16, 2017

Excellent care from all involved.

April 27, 2017

no complaints at all.