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Family Practice
PCP (Primary Care Physician)

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Altoona

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
512 Patient
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UPMC Altoona - Blair Medical Associates
800 S. Logan Blvd.
Suite 1100
Hollidaysburg, PA 16648
Office Phone:
(814) 947-4300


Family Medicine, American Board of Family Medicine


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

Altoona Family Physicians,
Altoona, PA

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January 13, 2020

Dr. Destafon is a very patient and insightful physician who is very knowlegeable

January 09, 2020

I am not the most cooperative patient when it comes to change and procedures. but my doctor is very understanding, yet definitely gets her point across on how important these things are for my overall health. I respect and trust her, and I feel she truly has my best interest in mind.

January 07, 2020

Dr. DeStefano is excellent!

January 03, 2020

Dr. was very good at explaining the tests she wanted me to have and the reasons for it. She is very thorough and listens to my concerns.

December 31, 2019

Dr. Destephano is a very conscientious and caring physician and the best that I have encountered with UPMC

December 27, 2019

She is always there to listen to what's going on in my life and gives me great advice on how to stay healthy.

December 23, 2019

Experienced a very good visit. Thank you very much.

December 20, 2019

Very good visit and really liked my doctor. listened to me and very knowledgable.

December 19, 2019

I have nothing but good comments about Dr. Destefano,she is by far the best and most caring Dr. I've had in my 73 yrs of life. I pray that she will be here for a long time,you are very blessed to have a Dr. like her on your team!!!

December 18, 2019

my care at the faculties go to always efficient and helpful