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Specialty:

Internal Medicine

Sub Specialty:
Nephrology (Kidneys)

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

Language Spoken:
Greek

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

UPMC Kidney Clinic at Medical Arts Building
3708 Fifth Ave.
Suite 501
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Scheduling Phone:
(412) 802-3043
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
Nephrology, American Board of Internal Medicine

Education:

MD, Aristotelion University Medical School, Thessaloniki, Greece

Residency:
Aristotelion University Medical School,
Thessaloniki, Greece

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA


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



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February 07, 2019

all good - long time relationship and she knows I like to be informed and have many questions and she takes time to go through all.

February 07, 2019

She saved my life when I was in renal failure. She makes me feel like family!

February 05, 2019

very thorough and very pleasant

December 20, 2018

Very thorough and thoughtful

November 29, 2018

Always good experience with Dr, Bender

November 27, 2018

staff is always nice and efficient. Dr. Bender is my favorite doctor. She is pleasant, easy to talk to and knowledgeable about my health condition.

October 23, 2018

dr bender great

August 28, 2018

I am a long-term chronic kidney disease patient who had an recent acute medical issue occur. The doctor was as in tune & concerned as expected about the resulting impact on my kidney function.

May 29, 2018

Dr. Bender is a fine physician. I'm lucky to have her.

May 15, 2018

All good