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Specialty:

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation


Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Presbyterian
UPMC Mercy


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

Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Kaufmann Medical Building
3471 Fifth Ave.
Suite 900
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 692-4400
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:


Education:

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

Residency:
Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago,
Chicago, IL




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August 22, 2019

Dr. Gwendolyn Sowa is the ultimate professional, extremely knowledgeable and compassionate.

August 08, 2019

Dr. Sowa is wonderful. She spends the time needed to answer all of my questions, and always gives me excellent advise. She is an asset to UPMC.

July 18, 2019

Very good doctor.

July 18, 2019

Appointments with Dr. Sowa are very professional and well done in every aspect.

May 30, 2019

Dr. Sowa was fantastic, provided excellent care, and I would highly recommend her to anyone.

May 09, 2019

Dr. Sowa listened to my concerns, asked questions, made suggestions, and referrals. I felt comfortable talking about my health.

May 09, 2019

Dr Sowa is an excellent physician

March 14, 2019

Dr Sowa is one of the few best doctors and this clinic one of the best practices I have ever been fortunate enough to visit!

March 07, 2019

I have had osteoarthritis for at least 7 years. I shudder to think how crippled up and what grocery bag full of pain medications that I would be swallowing if it wasn't for Dr. Sowa. For me, she has been a very real game-changer in the treatment of my osteoarthritis. Moreover, her office staff is simply the best. They are not only professional, but friendly, cheerful, and extremely efficient. When an appointment has to be rescheduled, or a report needs to be tracked down, they are on top of it. Two thumbs way up!

February 07, 2019

everyone was friendly!