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Specialty:

Family Practice

Sub Specialty:
Obstetrics and Gynecology

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


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

UPMC Shadyside Family Health Center
UPMC Shadyside Family Health Center
5215 Centre Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Office Phone:
(412) 623-2287
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Family Medicine, American Board of Family Medicine

Education:

MD, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

Residency:
Univeristy of New Mexico School of Medicine,
Albuquerque, NM




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April 22, 2019

goog care

April 01, 2019

Listens to me and explains everything in detail for me.

March 11, 2019

I have asked Dr. Alan Finkelstein about removing the remarks that I'm depressed. It is totally false and I saw Dr. Charles Reynolds prior regarding lost. I also saw Phil Phelps. Why is this still in my chart?

January 08, 2019

I like Dr Finkelstien, however, I think that we could have completed my visit in one shot. I went for my checkup as well as to receive a shot in my finger. Only received the shot.

January 07, 2019

Excellent physician

November 26, 2018

Dr. Finkelstein does the best he can with my complicated health history.

November 05, 2018

I thoroughly enjoy my time with Dr. Finkelstein, and I realize that because of my kind of health insurance and the number of patients that he sees, my time with him is always limited. I respect him for that and it's alright.

October 16, 2018

I think quite highly of Dr. Finklestein and always enjoy seeing him. Alan is quite good at giving me all the time I need. He provides good explanations and discussion, and always encourages any questions to be answered.

October 08, 2018

love my Doctor :)

October 03, 2018

I feel like the doctor hardly examined me. I would expect with a yearly check up to have a thorough examination.