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Specialty:

Internal Medicine

Sub Specialty:
Gastroenterology

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


Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.8 Stars
86 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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March 18, 2020

Dr. Fasanella and his staff are always the most pleasant providers anyone could ask for. I have never had a bad experience with him or the staff in the 10 years i have been treating with him.

March 11, 2020

Caring, knowledgeable and just an all around good person. Lucky to be under his care.

February 19, 2020

An excellent doctor with whom I am 100% comfortable and trust.

February 19, 2020

Dr. Fasanella was wonderful. He answered all my questions clearly and concisely. He is willing to be flexible on treatment plans that fit with my goals. And he is welcoming of any contact should my issues worsen.

January 29, 2020

Excellent care

January 22, 2020

I was a new patient for this provider, he took the time to get to know my medical history outside of what he could see in the system. He was very patient and genuinely seemed interested to know about my symptoms.

December 18, 2019

Dr. Fasanella has performed many GI procedures on me and has always presented with outstanding bedside manner in addition to his competency/skills and relevant knowledge. He and the DDC staff and management are an example of exemplary healthcare. I am grateful to have them on my side!

December 11, 2019

He is very informative in his field.Like him very much.

November 13, 2019

Everyone at the office was very kind to me the information Dr. Fasanella gave me was informative and good to hear

November 06, 2019

My association with Dr. Fassenella has always been very informative and strives to be helpful to my situation. He offers advice and a pathway to him through his very competent staff. I am glad to have them all on my side.