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Sub Specialty:
Pediatric Endocrinology

Hospital Affiliation(s):
Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

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Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
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120 Patient
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University of Pittsburgh Physicians

Pediatric Endocrinology & Diabetes
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
4401 Penn Ave.
3rd Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
Office Phone:
(412) 692-5170


Pediatric Endocrinology, American Board of Pediatrics
Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics


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

Children's Hospital Medical Center,
Cincinnati, OH

UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh,
Pittsburgh, PA USA

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September 21, 2016

We arrived on time for the appointment. Went to the the check in desk, we were told we'd get a text message when it was our turn to register - this never happened. Waited for over 15 min. Decided to go directly to the doctor's reception area to check in. Waited for over 90 minutes to see the doctor. So, in total, we were there for 2 hours. I think the doctor is great, but the wait time is ridiculous. My son missed more than a half of a day of school for a 15 minute appointment. Totally unacceptable. I'm happy with Dr. Witchel, but something has to be done. We wait for longer than 45 minutes every time we have an appointment.

September 21, 2016


August 18, 2016

Dr. Witchel was very helpful in navigating my concerns about my transition and in college. She was very knowledgable about trans issues in Pittsburgh and great at helping me navigate through all of the resources available in Pittsburgh.

August 17, 2016

The last two visits we had wait times 30-45 minutes or more.

August 11, 2016

the doctor is great, wouldn't see anyone else

June 30, 2016

Dr. Witchel is not only very knowledgable but a very caring and kind physician. We are very fortunate to have her as the doctor for our three girls. She has provided us with excellent medical care over the years often going above and beyond.

June 06, 2016

Outstanding physician

May 11, 2016


April 27, 2016

Care provider spoke with my daughter in a very caring and professional manner that I feel put my daughter at ease during the visit.

April 13, 2016

excellent care