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Specialty:

Internal Medicine

Sub Specialty:
Nephrology (Kidneys)

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC East
Magee-Womens Hospital
UPMC Mercy
UPMC Presbyterian
UPMC McKeesport
UPMC Passavant
UPMC Shadyside
UPMC St. Margaret


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

UPMC Kidney Clinic at Monroeville
UPMC Monroeville at Oxford Drive
400 Oxford Dr.
Suite 203
Monroeville, PA 15146
Scheduling Phone:
(412) 802-3043
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UPMC Kidney Clinic at University Center
University Center
120 Lytton Ave.
Suite 300
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Scheduling Phone:
(412) 802-3043
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
Nephrology, American Board of Internal Medicine

Education:

MD, Brown University Alpert School of Medicine, Providence, RI

Residency:
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA


Fellowships:
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA



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August 23, 2017

Dr. Passero is an exceptional Dr. Did "detectiive work" to find the cause of my problem. He is always well prepared, never rushed, and he makes me feel at ease. He answers my questions and makes sure I understand the answers.

August 23, 2017

Excellant!

May 19, 2017

good care

May 19, 2017

DR Passero is a very kind caring doctor with our father

May 17, 2017

It took nearly 30 mins before I was seen. I arrived 15 minutes early to my appointment I was on time. however... 30 minutes late? I was ready to walk out. I take punctuality very seriously.

May 05, 2017

Over the past 5 years that I have been seeing Dr. Passero, he has been wonderful to have as a doctor. The only reason for a couple of negative remarks would be about needing to transition to another doctor because of UPMC and HighMark making it difficult to continue on as we will be out of network soon and as of now I have to pay 20% if I continue to use UPMC as a source of care. This is not fair to patients and I wonder if either UPMC or HighMark actually care about a person's health or is this driven by money.

April 21, 2017

he's an excellent listener. Very calming.

March 24, 2017

only good

March 09, 2017

The care provider always shows concern to my needs and continued improvement to my health issue.

January 26, 2017

Dr. Passero is very understanding of my health concerns. It's easy to see he cares for his patients.