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Doctor

Antonio A. Achkar, MD

SPECIALTY:

Internal Medicine

Sub Specialty:
Rheumatology

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC East
UPMC Shadyside
Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
UPMC Passavant


Language Spoken:
Spanish


Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.8 Stars
243 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

University of Pittsburgh Physicians

Arthritis and Internal Medicine Associates - UPMC
Shadyside Place
580 S. Aiken Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Office Phone:
(412) 682-2434
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UPMC Arthritis & Autoimmunity Center
117 VIP Dr.
Suite 120
Wexford, PA 15090
Office Phone:
(724) 935-1130
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

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

EDUCATION:

MD, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH

Residency:
Mayo Clinic,
Rochester, MN


Fellowships:
Mayo Clinic,
Rochester, MN



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Patient Comments

Patient comments are gathered from our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and are displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-indentified for confidentiality and patient privacy.

January 19, 2016

I'm very Impressed with the thoroughness taken with becoming acquainted to the purpose for my visit. Really appreciated how the entire staff treated me with courtesy, like I'm really human and no one was trying to rush me out the door. This is rare!

January 14, 2016

very good

January 12, 2016

HE IS ALWAYS PREPARED FOR ME. HE IS THOROUGH, RESPECTFUL, AND KIND.

January 11, 2016

The doctor is so smart and explains everything to me so that I can understand it clearly he answers all my questions he's such a good doctor

January 05, 2016

The doctor was very understanding. Checked all reports from different physicians. Listened to what my concerns were. Understood what I was going through.

January 04, 2016

Dr. Achkar has always been extremely professional and helpful with my care. He even sent me a follow up letter when I was having a severe flare to check my progress. I am very pleased with this office and their knowledge and ability to help me.

January 04, 2016

Dr.achker is a very thorough Md and very meticulous in trying to diagnose and develop plan of care

January 04, 2016

Dr. Achkar has been very proactive when comes to ensuring that I'm taking the best possible course of action in order to control my RA, with the least amount of unwanted side effects. I couldn't ask for a better doctor!

December 23, 2015

care provider made me feel comfortable and understood my concerns.

December 09, 2015

Dr Achkar has an excellent bedside manner and shows care for the patient



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