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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
64 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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November 17, 2016

this was a follow up regarding my Cpap useage & the Dr. was very polite & helpful

November 10, 2016

I am a physician so I'm fussy about my doctor. I fired two doctors before i found Dr. Jernigan. She has an excellent fund of knowledge and she listens to her patients.

October 13, 2016

very professional, very knowledgeable in the area of lungs, caring, pleasant, kind, don't mince words. honest.I love her. I wish there were more like her.

September 22, 2016

Dr, Je ernigan is an excellent physician and UPMC is lucky to have her! I've been her patient for a number of years and would never see anyone else for my pulmonary care. She is very caring and cautious. Treats me as a family member. Excellent physician!

September 15, 2016

Dr. Jernigan was outstanding.

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 .