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Specialty:

Internal Medicine

Sub Specialty:
Pulmonology
Sleep Disorders
Critical Care

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC East
UPMC Presbyterian
UPMC McKeesport
UPMC Shadyside
UPMC St. Margaret

Language Spoken:
French

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.8 Stars
52 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

Division of Pulmonary, Allergy & CCM
Falk Medical Building (Comprehensive Lung Center)
3601 Fifth Ave.
4th Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 648-6161
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

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

Education:

MD, University of Alabama School of Medicine at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL

Residency:
University of Alabama School of Medicine at Birmingham,
Birmingham, AL


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



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February 05, 2018

excellent physician

January 22, 2018

Dr. Atwood is a consummate doctor; knowledegable, current, good listener and explainer. I have recommended him to friends

January 08, 2018

Dr. Atwood took time to explore my concerns in depth and provided clear answers to my questions.

January 08, 2018

From the reception area to Dr. Atwood, I was treated with the utmost respect.

December 18, 2017

Provider seemed very engaged with discussion of medications I take and conditions I have.

October 16, 2017

Dr Atwood and the receptionist named Danelle were very positive and encouraging to me about quitting smoking. Danelle at window 5 really made me feel good about my prospects of quitting. She was very courteous and nice.

October 09, 2017

This time I did not have to wait long for the Dr. - it was a big improvement over my last visits to this clinic.

October 02, 2017

prompt and new what he was talking about

August 28, 2017

Dr. Atwood is always professional and extremely knowledgeable.

August 14, 2017

Dr Atwood is a caring and kind man. I wish all of my doctors would have his bedside manner. he listened and then recapped what I am doing and that I am doing a great job. he made me feel so good about myself, when I most needed it.