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Internal Medicine

Sub Specialty:
Nephrology (Kidneys)

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

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
5 Stars
82 Patient
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UPMC Kidney Clinic at Medical Arts Building
3708 Fifth Ave.
Suite 501
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Scheduling Phone:
(412) 802-3043


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


MD, MCP Hahnemann University/Drexel, Philadelphia, PA

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

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September 19, 2019

I was very happy with the office staff and especially dr beth..she took her time and explained everything to me.

August 29, 2019

left AGH to be a patient of this provider. at agh I would sit for 20 minutes while a PA would be typing away on the computer asking me a ? every now and than. very pleased with this office, nurses, receptionist and of course the Dr.

August 15, 2019

She is my favorite physician in the UPMC system. She is a great example!

July 25, 2019

Dr. Piraino is an amazing doctor. I definitely would not be alive without her excellent care.

June 27, 2019

I trust Dr Piraino with my life! so glad that UPMC AND HIGHMARK settled!!!!

June 10, 2019

I have been with Dr Piraino for over 20 years. She is one of the best doctors t know

June 10, 2019

Dr. Piraino is always attentive and concerned for her patients. She makes sure everything is covered.

June 10, 2019

Excellent provider, always alleviates my stress by explaining my lab work.

May 30, 2019

dr Pirano is a caring, extremely proficient physician. I have always trusted her to give me the best treatment and advice

May 30, 2019

excellent experience