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Specialty:

Internal Medicine

Sub Specialty:
Pulmonology
Sleep Disorders
Critical Care
Sleep Medicine

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC East
UPMC Shadyside
Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
UPMC Mercy

Language Spoken:
Spanish

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
5 Stars
51 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

University of Pittsburgh Physicians

Medical Thoracic Associates
Shadyside Medical Building
5200 Centre Ave.
Suite 610
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Office Phone:
(412) 621-1200
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Critical Care Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
Pulmonary Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine
Sleep Medicine, American Board of Sleep Medicine

Education:

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

Residency:
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA


Fellowships:
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA



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August 18, 2016

all have excellent especially Dr Jernigan

August 04, 2016

Very Good.

August 04, 2016

Dr Jernigan was outstanding - highly recommend.

July 14, 2016

Everyone was great

May 05, 2016

Dr. Jernigan is very good I am very comfortable with her .

April 07, 2016

Terrific physician

March 31, 2016

great

March 10, 2016

First time visiting Dr. Jernigan. I was impressed with the ease of making an appointment. My visit with Dr. Jernigan was both professional and caring. I felt as if Dr. Jernigan saw me as an individual and took time to see the person behind the patient. I felt as if I had been going to her for years. The medical profession needs more Doctors like her who take time to see the whole person. Thank you Dr. Jernigan.

March 10, 2016

This provider does an excellent job of taking care of my health issues.

February 04, 2016

I received more answers that ever before. I left the visit feeling like I was actually going to get a solution to my Sleep Apnea.