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Specialty:

Pediatrics

Sub Specialty:
Adolescent Medicine

Hospital Affiliation(s):
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC


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

University of Pittsburgh Physicians

Adolescent and Young Adult Health
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
4401 Penn Ave.
Floor 3
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
Phone:
(412) 692-6677
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Oakland Medical Building
3420 Fifth Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 692-6677
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Adolescent Medicine, American Board of Pediatrics
Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics

Education:

MD, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

Residency:
University of California at San Francisco,
San Francisco, CA

California Pacific Medical Center,
San Francisco, CA


Fellowships:
University of California at San Francisco,
San Francisco, CA



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January 25, 2017

Everything went good.

January 04, 2017

the doctor was running almost an hour late for seeing her patience and no one told us

December 14, 2016

Dr. Gittes spent a lot of time with my child and her concerns. I was very pleased with this visit. I can't say enough good things about Dr. Gittes and her staff. She really makes us feel like she cares.

November 01, 2016

Dr Gittes is a true professional - she cares about my daughter and our family. She is always willing to answer questions and spend the time needed with us/our child.

October 18, 2016

Staff made us feel comfortable Provider attentive, concerned, easy to understand for both parent and teen; glad we are in her care.

August 10, 2016

very happy

July 20, 2016

we really were vey pleased by Dr Gittes. she was a wonderful doctor who listened and respected what we had to tell her. she explained everything in detail to allay any fears. I would highly recommend her to anyone and plan to continue my daughters care in this matter with her.

June 28, 2016

I was not with my child during this visit. she went back alone. I was a bit surprised that Doctor never asked to speak to me or follow up with me on my daughters visit. however, my daughter did not have any concerns, this was a follow up visit from our I tisl appointment three months ago

May 11, 2016

Dr. Gittes is a phenomenal doctor. I have a yearly check-up with her for my anxiety medication needs, and she always wants to make sure that I am doing well emotionally, mentally, and physically. She takes the time to know about the specifics of my life, because these are the things that really affect a person's anxiety. She cares a lot, which is very important!

April 20, 2016

I loved seeing Dr. Girres; she is patient, thorough, and realistic about treatment options.