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Doctor

Gwendolyn A. Sowa, MD, PhD

SPECIALTY:

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Sub Specialty:

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Mercy
UPMC Presbyterian


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Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
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LOCATION(S):

University of Pittsburgh Physicians

Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Kaufmann Medical Building
3471 Fifth Ave.
Suite 1103
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 692-4400
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehab

EDUCATION:

MD, PhD, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, Madison, WI

Residency:
Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago,
Chicago, IL


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May 26, 2016

Dr Sowa is an excellent back doctor.

May 03, 2016

I have consistently gotten excellent care from this provider - she and her staff are "feathers in the UPMC cap."

April 26, 2016

Dr. Sowa is excellent. She listens to what you have to say and doesn't push pills on you. I like a doctor that gives you other options than just take a pill. I would definitely would recommend her to others.

April 19, 2016

nurse was kind and funny, resident was knowledgable and kind, doc was awesome.

March 25, 2016

Dr Sowa is top shelf - great role model of competency, compassion, and quality care for fellow providers.

March 25, 2016

Very knowledgeable and personable, Did not rush ti get to another patient.

March 08, 2016

Great care, it was my first visit and I am happy I found this doctor .

February 25, 2016

This team was excellent. It was very clear they were all on the same page as far as how to treat a patient. The flow was very organized. The only area of improvement could be the waiting time in the exam room. That felt a little too long.

February 11, 2016

I was very impressed with the entire office staff, physical therapist, and Dr. Sowa. A very thorough visit.

December 29, 2015

Dr. Sowa is a very caring and knowledgeable doctor. She has helped me through some very painful days and has given me top quality care. She's the best doctor that I could ever ask have or recommend to others for treatment.



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