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Internal Medicine

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UPMC Presbyterian
UPMC Mercy
UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
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UPMC Arthritis and Autoimmunity Center
Falk Medical Building
3601 Fifth Ave.
Suite 2B
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 647-6700


Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
Rheumatology, American Board of Internal Medicine


MD, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

University of Virginia Medical School,
Charlottesville, VA

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine,
Cincinnati, OH

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June 06, 2018

I am extremely pleased with the care that I received for my chronic condition. my physician treats me with respect and actively listens to my concerns.

May 24, 2018

As always, Dr Lienesch provided excellent care and a thorough explanation of my medical condition and treatment plan.

May 24, 2018

Dr Lienesch is an excellent physician.. I'm lucky to have him see me!!

May 22, 2018

if I call with s problem I get right in

May 16, 2018

My experience with my care provider was very good. I highly recommend him for his and his office's care !

May 16, 2018

good experiences

May 16, 2018

Dr. Douglas Lienesch is the very best. He is easy to talk with, listens well and addresses all my concerns.

May 10, 2018

Dr. Linsesh was very much knowledgeable, Great on detail and explanation of needs on my doctor visit. Also and my progress, medicine that was needed and the results to resolve my pain. Excellent Care

May 08, 2018

I am always treated with respect and care. The whole team makes me feel very comfortable and cared for. I never feel like I am a stranger in this office. They are all very caring!

May 03, 2018

Dr Linesch has great combination of "bedside manner" and knowledge.