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Specialty:

Internal Medicine

Sub Specialty:
Gastroenterology

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


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

Digestive Disorders Center (DDC) - Primary Patient Center
UPMC Presbyterian
200 Lothrop St.
Digestive Disorders Ctr., 3rd Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 647-8666
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Antonio J. and Janet Palumbo Cystic Fibrosis Center at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
4401 Penn Ave.
Floor 3
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
Office Phone:
(412) 692-5630
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Gastroenterology, American Board of Internal Medicine

Education:

MD, University of Virginia Medical School , Charlottesville, VA

Residency:
Duke University School of Medicine,
Durham, NC


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



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April 24, 2019

I am always impressed with the time taken with me and taking time to figure the best path to follow. I have confidence in Dr. Fasenella and UPMC .

April 24, 2019

THEY TREATED ME WITH RESPECT AND EVERYONE WAS KIND AND FRIENDLY.

April 17, 2019

I very much trust and respect this Doctor and his realistic and honest approach to medicine as it relates specifically to me and my condition, and I always feel better and less hopeless about my chronic acid reflux after seeing him because he carefully considers what course of action is best for me to take given my history.

April 17, 2019

I appreciated the superior knowledge the Doctor provided in explaining how the results from the MRI that I just had corelate with the other medical condition I have. He showed the utmost concern for my overall health.

April 03, 2019

My experience with Dr Fasanella was more than excellent. His superior knowledge and kind bedside manner is a rare combination. we are fortunate to have a physician of his caliber in Pittsburgh.

March 27, 2019

great job! thank you!

March 20, 2019

excellent

March 13, 2019

Listened carefully. Took much time to understand, explain possible causes and possible treatments. Recommended less evasive treatment plans to begin.

February 27, 2019

Dr. Fasanella developed a good plan for a complicated medical problem

February 27, 2019

Pleased with the care from the Doctor and staff, all were pleasant and attentive. Wait time could have been a little better but it was not excessive. Overall satisfied with my visit.