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Sub Specialty:
Vascular Neurology

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

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.8 Stars
126 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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May 01, 2019

everything was good

May 01, 2019

entire staff was welcoming and thoughtful .

April 10, 2019

very interested in my situation and helping me getting better !

April 08, 2019

Dr. Starr is very thorough. He understands and takes time to listen. His explanations are clear and concise. I really enjoy talking with him. He is compassionate and doesn't jump into extensive majors. He talks it out with me to make sure any changes will adapt to my lifestyle.

March 27, 2019

the time spent with the doctor wasn't long enough. too much time with the physician assistant

March 25, 2019

Excellent doctor. Trust him completely.

March 25, 2019

The PA was very good. Dr. Starr only gave about 3 minutes of his time

March 20, 2019

Very good experience. I got there a little early and they took me right in and I was our out early too.

March 13, 2019

DR. Starr is thorough,excellent and friendly.He explains things and makes one feel comfortable.

March 11, 2019

make feel like I'm home