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Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Sub Specialty:
Pain Medicine

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Shadyside
UPMC Presbyterian
UPMC Mercy

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.8 Stars
36 Patient
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MD, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

University of California Davis School of Medicine,
Sacramento, CA

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September 03, 2019

Megan was wonderful - she cared about my health issue, got me set up with therapy immediately, and she talked to me about things I can do to stay healthy

July 09, 2019

Provider has demonstrated s/he cares about my healing.

June 11, 2019

Very nice and took her time with me. Explained everything very well.

May 28, 2019

I was extremely impressed with this provider. She was knowledgeable, showed genuine concern, and you could tell she took the time to read my medical records and made sure she understood my situation even before I arrived. This was my first appointment with her and I would recommend her to all.

May 14, 2019

Dr. Cortazzo treated me with respect and listened to all my concerns. She knew my case history and was very thorough in her evaluation before coming up with a course of treatment. I was very pleased with my visit and would recommend her to anyone.

April 19, 2019

I can't say enough good things about Dr. Cortazzo. She takes the time to listen to me describe the full range of my experience and never condescends or attempts to rush me. I would recommend Dr. Cortazzo to anyone experiencing musculoskeletal problems.

April 02, 2019

She was excellent! Everyone there was very professional!

March 19, 2019

I was very pleased with the attentiveness n kindness n knowledge of my doctor I have been suffering for 4 + weeks and seeing a doctor who has intricate personal knowledge of the pain I have been dealing with

February 26, 2019

excellent knowledge of problems. seemed concerned. excellent advice

January 29, 2019

She was very pleasant, knowledgeable, and fast.