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Specialty:

Pediatrics

Sub Specialty:
Pediatric Endocrinology
Endocrinology

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

Language Spoken:
Spanish

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
162 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

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
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Specialty Care Center Chippewa
2580 Constitution Blvd.
Beaver Falls, PA 15010
Office Phone:
(724) 773-6851
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Pediatric Endocrinology, American Board of Pediatrics

Education:

MD, Universidad del Valle, Valle, Colombia

Residency:
Maimonides Medical Center,
Brooklyn, NY

Hospital Universitaric Dela Valle,
Cali, Brazil


Fellowships:
Maimonides Medical Center,
Brooklyn, NY

Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center,
New Orleans, LA



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June 26, 2017

Best provider ever!!

June 01, 2017

We were very happy abut our experience.

May 30, 2017

my family thinks Dr Escobar is the best. he is now going to see my older son soon.

May 11, 2017

I was very displeased at how long we had to wait to see the physician. Our appointment was scheduled for 9:40 and we didn't get seen until 10:40.

May 09, 2017

the experiences was very good and we never had a Doctor like Dr Escobar, he is the best

April 26, 2017

excellent Dr. But it took 6 months to get an appointment

April 18, 2017

Dr. Escobar is the best physician/specialist/endocrinologist we've ever had! He's amazingly patient, caring, gentle, kind, through, concerned & knowledgeable.

April 13, 2017

we are very pleased with the doctor and his staff so good with our son .

April 13, 2017

Dr. Escobar takes his time and explains all issues to us. He relates well to my son as well.

March 27, 2017

Dr. Escobar is the best! Always helpful