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UPMC St. Margaret

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Renaissance Family Practice - UPMC
Penn Hills Office
5769 Saltsburg Rd.
Verona, PA 15147
Office Phone:
(412) 793-8870


Family Medicine, American Board of Family Medicine
Geriatric Medicine, American Board of Family Medicine


MD, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

UPMC St Margaret Memorial Hospital,
Pittsburgh, PA

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August 01, 2017

Dr. Balestrino is the best doctor. I have been going to him for over 30 years.

July 25, 2017

Always excellent care given by Dr. Balestrino. He is a kind, caring Doctor who spends so much time with you regarding your health issues.

June 27, 2017

Dr. Balestrino is the best. He has been my primary care doctor for about 40 years.

June 20, 2017

they took very good care of me

May 30, 2017

Love Dr. Balestrino. He always listens and i never seemed rushed.

May 30, 2017

I always have good experiences with my care provider. He is sensitive and understanding and puts my needs first and foremost.

May 23, 2017

care provider was very good.

May 23, 2017

ever thing went well.

April 27, 2017

Great Great Great/ Dr. Balestrino has been my doctor for many years and I wouldn't go anywhere else. Always more like part of my family. Love him.

April 20, 2017

Have never had a bad experience. Dr Balestrino and the staff are top shelf!