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Specialty:

Internal Medicine

Sub Specialty:
Endocrinology

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


Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.8 Stars
65 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

UPMC Endocrinology and Diabetes Center
Falk Medical Building
3601 Fifth Ave.
Suite 3B
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 586-9700
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, American Board of Internal Medicine

Education:

MD, Columbia University Hospital, New York, NY

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


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



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September 05, 2017

good

July 18, 2017

I was apprehensive seeing Dr Horowitz concerning my osteoporosis. The nurse was very kind. I wish I'd gotten her name. Dr Horowitz was very professional, yet she was friendly and compassionate. You don't always see that in physicians who are as in demand as is Dr Horowitz. I have total confidence in her treatment plan.

July 11, 2017

Annual visit with Dr Horwitz went exceptionally well. She is easy to understand and relates well to my needs.

June 27, 2017

Dr. Horwitz and her staff have always been extremely helpful, courteous, and knowledgable

May 09, 2017

It was a good visit. Dr. Horwitz is an excellent physician.

March 28, 2017

everyone was very friendly and helpful. All staff was willing to answer all questions or concerns.

February 14, 2017

I waiting over 15 minutes because of a complicated patient before me. I thought the physician was more interested in reading my file than paying attention to me and what I had to say about some minor things. I'm 72 and I felt I was slightly treated as a mere older person. I could feel the babyness in the questions I was asked. I was not told how to prepare for my visits. I was not called the first time after my visit (last year) to discuss what they saw in my xrays and blood tests. This time when I brought it up I was told to have things done before my visit next time. Even though my thyroid results were high (in January), I was not told about it. My PCP saw it in the records in August and change the medication. There was a disconnect here.

November 29, 2016

Dr Horwitz excellent physician.

September 20, 2016

I waited four months for this appointment, and it was well worth it. Dr. Horwitz and her fellow Dr. Heller were what I had hoped - knowledgeable and with the expertise needed for my condition. I was pleased with the time taken to collect my medical records from other doctors, and the time taken to review and analyze them in order to gain a full picture of my situation. I appreciated all the time I received from them at the appointment and how thoroughly it was conducted. They didn't seemed rush and listened carefully to what my husband and I had to say. My only wish would have been to have more specific nutrition therapy information and/or a referral to a nutritionist who specializes in osteoporosis.

August 23, 2016

Very good experience. Everyone was helpful and acted in a professional manner.N