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Sub Specialty:
Infectious Diseases

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

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
37 Patient
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Center for Care of Infectious Diseases
Falk Medical Building
3601 Fifth Ave.
7th Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 647-7228


Infectious Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine


MD, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Temple University School of Medicine,
Philadelphia, PA

University of Virginia Medical School,
Charlottesville, VA

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September 12, 2017

I was very grateful that Dr Byers was able to see me. I couldn't have been more pleased with her knowledge of my illness and her concern and advice. she was thorough and took the time to listen to my concerns

August 23, 2017

Dr. Byers was extremely attentive, responded to every question--regardless of how idiotic they must have seemed--I had and actually anticipated my queries.

August 16, 2017

very professional and caring at all times

July 12, 2017

Dr. Karin Byers is a very caring, concerned & excellent physician.

June 07, 2017

Most of these questions are not applicable. Dr. Byers is an excellent doctor. Her assistants were pleasant, but we did not interact with them on the levels or in the areas you're asking about. The doctor was concerned about pain, the doctor was concerned with the problem. We had very little contact with any nursing staff during this visit. We interacted with the receptionist. She was very helpful.

January 18, 2017

Physician was intelligent,compassionate, insightful and a good listener.

November 02, 2016

very friendly and caring excellent results on condition being treated

October 19, 2016

she is a wonderful doctor and person

October 03, 2016

The care provider has shown exception aptitude when it came to asking about what happened to me and the resulting care that was required for me to become better.

September 07, 2016

I have seen numerous physicians in the past for my auto immune issues. Dr Byers by far has the best bedside manner of any of my previous physicians which is very rare these days. I only wish her specialty was auto immune as I probably won't need her services again. She was very knowledgeable about Lyme disesse!