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Internal Medicine

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UPMC Presbyterian
UPMC Mercy
UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital

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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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May 30, 2019

I will be sorry to see Dr. Lenisch leave. He is one of the few docs that really listen.

May 29, 2019


May 23, 2019

I love Dr. Lienesch as my doctor, I'm just said he'll be leaving. He has always shown me respect and concern to any issues I might have brought up. You can tell he really cares about patients.

May 22, 2019

I've been a patient of Dr. Lienesch for over ten years. He is the best! He listens to me and always seems to have all the time in the world for me. I was quite saddened to hear him say he is leaving UPMC and heading to Delaware. I hope they realize how lucky they are to be getting him!

May 21, 2019

Dr. Lienesch has made a great difference in my quality of life. He is kind and caring and always works for the patients best health.

May 16, 2019

I am very satisfied with every experience with this provider. Dr. Lienesch has provided excellent care. He is very attentive to my concerns and provides the best options for my needs. I appreciate his professionalism and willingness to respond to my concerns/questions in the office or through email messages.

May 15, 2019

he listened to me and my problems to give me answers

May 14, 2019

Dr Leinish is a wonderful doctor. He knows everything I have ever asked him and always confident in his treatment of me. I am very very satisfied with his care. I use Health Trak online to ask him some non urgent things and he always answers in a timely manner. Medical Assistant Ray is great also. Always friendly and efficient. I am not happy Dr Leinish is moving because he has always give me great care! I will miss his expertise!

May 09, 2019

excellent dr

May 08, 2019

He is the best!