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Specialty:

Pediatrics

Sub Specialty:
Pediatric Endocrinology
Endocrinology

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

Language Spoken:
Spanish

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

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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January 30, 2018

the doctor and his pupil were absolutely amazing with my son. he normally does not like the doctor office but he did great with him and me as well. he was patient and listened to me. he did every possible test up to this point for my son and i am totally grateful to of met him. thank you so much.

January 16, 2018

dr Escobar is BY FAR the most compassionate, helpful doctor we have worked with. He has a bedside manor and ability to deal with my teenage daughter is amazing. There is no other doctor I would want for my daughters care....he is simply THE BEST!!!

December 18, 2017

My child has been seeing this provider since 3 yrs of age. She will be coming up on the allotted years she will be able to spend with him due to her age (definitely not by choice). Dr. Escobar or Dr. Tweetybird (as my daughter calls him) has raised the bar in healthcare. I could not ask for a better provider. It truly is going to be a sad moment one her last visit. Dr. Escobar has been a true blessing for my child. I would to thank him and Childrens Hospital of Pittsburgh for provided such excellent care to my daughter over all these years. Giving the Endocrogly Dept. @ this hospital a five (5) star rating would most definetly be an understatement. Thank you Dr. Escobar and team!

December 18, 2017

My daughter is approaching puberty, thus she needed her breasts and pubis examined. That can be extremely awkward, especially at her age, but the provider did a great job making the experience comfortable and easy. I was very impressed!!

December 07, 2017

Was very pleased with Dr. Eskobar..........he did not rush our apt, listened and answered all our questions and concerns. Again pleased with my childs care

December 05, 2017

He is very good

October 25, 2017

They felt more comfortable with this doctor and said he was very thoughtful and caring.

October 19, 2017

Dr Escobar is a wonderful Dr. would not change anything

September 07, 2017

Dr. Escobar is friendly and efficient with his time, even adding little extras in for fun like his snapping tricks.

September 07, 2017

Dr Escobar was very nice and thorough with my son's visit. He answered all of our questions.