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Internal Medicine

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

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
546 Patient
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University of Pittsburgh Physicians

Arthritis and Internal Medicine - UPMC
Shadyside Place
580 S. Aiken Ave.
Suite 430
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Office Phone:
(412) 682-2434


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


MD, Thomas Jefferson University Medical College, Philadelphia, PA

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

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April 14, 2017

love Dr Starz

April 13, 2017

Good visit, on time, courteous staff, excellent history/exam/advice from physician

April 12, 2017

I am grateful that Dr. Starz was able to see me and to help me with this respiratory illness I have had for then past 3 weeks which had me house bound and quite ill. I have not been this ill for a long time.

April 12, 2017

I have been seeing Dr. Starz for over 30 years.

April 11, 2017

Always interested in health issues, discusses alternative treatments and outcomes, suggests need for change and direction of life style choices, Dr. Starz has been very helpful.

April 11, 2017

outstanding, effective, efficient, and kind too

April 10, 2017

very kind and considerate for my health. like the staff and Doctor very much.

April 07, 2017

no bad experience with Dr Starz couldn't ask for a better Dr

April 03, 2017

dr. Starz is always attentive, concerned, professional and delightful. He knows my situation very well and coordinates with several of my other physicians. I really appreciate every thing he does.

April 03, 2017

I waited over an hour and a half to be seen. And that was just to get into the room to wait a while longer.