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Specialty:

Internal Medicine

Sub Specialty:
Gastroenterology
Hepatology

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC McKeesport
UPMC Presbyterian


Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
5 Stars
76 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

Center for Liver Diseases at UPMC McKeesport
UPMC McKeesport Painter Building
500 Hospital Dr.
Suite 401
McKeesport, PA 15132
Office Phone:
(412) 647-1170
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Gastroenterology, American Board of Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
Transplant Hepatology, American Board of Internal Medicine

Education:

MD, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

Residency:
Barnes-Jewish Hospital,
St Louis, MO


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

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

University of Maryland Medical Center,
Baltimore, MD



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May 17, 2018

The staff and Dr.at this office Is very kind and friendly. They make you feel like you are very important to them and they treat you like family.

May 03, 2018

Doctor is very professional, intelligent, caring and knowledgeable about my problem. Spent 45 minutes explaining my medical situation and offering me advice as to treatment

May 01, 2018

All good. I am very pleased with the care provider

March 20, 2018

I have never been through such a thorough review process of my health and history. It felt refreshing to sit and talk with a doctor who appreciated all aspects of my health history. They staff from the receptionists to the doctors were very nice.

March 13, 2018

The doctor(s) have done more for my illness and health in the last 3 months than I've received from other providers in the last 3-4 years.

March 01, 2018

My care was outstanding, timely, supporative and respectful.

February 27, 2018

Dr. Rachakonda was wonderful! I was very nervous about this appt and he was extremely kind and considerate. He really listened t my questions and concerns and his respectful demeanor and way of speaking really put me at ease and made me feel very comfortable. I felt like I left with such a better understanding and more positive outlook of this new medical diagnosis/condition. I feel extremely grateful for the medical care of Dr. Rachakonda and the Frank Sarris Clinic. Thank you!!

February 27, 2018

Very positive experience on my first visit to the Frank Sarris Clinic. Physician and Fellow very knowledgeable and provided answers to all of my questions whictook away my fears.

February 27, 2018

I was very impressed with the amount of time the provider took with me. He was very thorough and promised to get to the bottom of my health problems.

February 21, 2018

The office is always nice. Dr R always spends time with me going over symptoms and how my health has been. I trust him and his staff very well.