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Doctor

James K. Lanz, MD

SPECIALTY:

Internal Medicine

Sub Specialty:
Pulmonology
Critical Care

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC East
UPMC Shadyside


Language Spoken:


Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
142 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

University of Pittsburgh Physicians

Division of Pulmonary, Allergy & CCM
UPMC Monroeville at Oxford Drive
400 Oxford Dr.
Suite G-65
Monroeville, PA 15146
Office Phone:
(412) 380-5013
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Medical Thoracic Associates
Shadyside Medical Building
5200 Centre Ave.
Suite 610
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Office Phone:
(412) 621-1200
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Westmoreland Family Medicine
3520 Rte. 130
Irwin, PA 15642
Office Phone:
(412) 621-1200
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Critical Care Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
Pulmonary Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine

EDUCATION:

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

Residency:
Duke University School of Medicine,
Durham, NC


Fellowships:
University of Pittsburgh Medical School,
Pittsburgh, PA



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Patient Comments

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June 30, 2016

Excellent care

June 29, 2016

This was a first visit to diagnose problems (but no crises). Therefore many of your questions (answering phone calls etc) are inapplicable. Doctor was superb: showing care, concern and excellent medical skill and knowledge. He explained things very well. His staff had little interaction with us but was very pleasant and good. The visit gave us great confidence in his (and their) care for us.

June 23, 2016

very satisfied with the doctors and their staff. very sensitive to your needs . I would definitely refer to anyone in need of these specific doctors.

June 23, 2016

excellent provider always on time

June 22, 2016

excellent, well informed doctor

June 01, 2016

Very professional and thorough

May 25, 2016

My visit was very pleasant & informative. I have complete confidence in Dr. Lanz

May 25, 2016

Dr. Lanz is the best! Friendly and caring

May 16, 2016

Dr. Lanz is the specialist I see re: a lung cancer scare for the past 2 years. He kept watch on nodules in my lungs. I had complete confidence in him and his staff. they helped me deal with a frightening health scare. visits are now completed.

May 11, 2016

My only complaint is that I would have liked to talk to the provider about the results of my CT scan instead of having someone call from the office and read results to me. The results were somewhat ambiguous.



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