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Sub Specialty:
Vascular Neurology

Hospital Affiliation(s):
Magee-Womens Hospital
UPMC Mercy
UPMC Presbyterian
UPMC Altoona
UPMC Bedford
UPMC Horizon
UPMC Jameson
UPMC McKeesport
UPMC Northwest
UPMC Passavant
UPMC Shadyside
UPMC St. Margaret

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
5 Stars
132 Patient
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Department of Neurology
UPMC Mercy Professional Building
1350 Locust St.
Suite 105
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Office Phone:
(412) 232-8840


Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Vascular Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology


MD, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

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January 31, 2018

great doctor. easy to work with

January 29, 2018

Dr. Starr took a significant amount of time with me to go over recent concerns I have and new symptoms that have come up. He looked over my health records and took the time to review them with me. Dr. Hammer is the physician I would usually see but, he is on sabbatical right now.

December 20, 2017

Dr Starr was very polite, terse, and helpful.

December 20, 2017

Great overall visit was my pleasure too meet up with Dr. Starr.

December 06, 2017

I wish Dr Star was my primary doctor he take time with you and he listen to you

November 20, 2017

everyone I had interaction with were courteous polite professional and seemed concerned about my well being I felt very relaxed and comfortable

October 23, 2017

He is an excellent doctor who is easy to talk to.

October 11, 2017

Dr. Starr has been with me since my stroke. I feel very comfortable and confident in his care.

October 04, 2017

they were very caring and explained to me their concerns.

October 04, 2017

I felt very comfortable asking questions with the Doctor When I had my Doppler scan for my Carotid in my neck the Girl who gave it to me was Very Nice !!! Good Day !