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Specialty:

Internal Medicine

Sub Specialty:
Rheumatology

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


Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
551 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

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
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

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

Education:

MD, Thomas Jefferson University Medical College, Philadelphia, PA

Residency:
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA


Fellowships:
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA



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February 27, 2017

Excellent care!

February 23, 2017

Great visit. Was in and out in under an hour and got the help that I needed for my pain.

February 23, 2017

waited an hour and a half past my appointment time to be seen. Doctor was thorough with questioning during time spent with me.

February 14, 2017

i am always satisfied with the care i receive from Dr. Starz

February 13, 2017

Dr. Starz cares about me and likes to spend lots of time.

February 10, 2017

Dr. Starz provided excellent care at this visit. He is very caring and goes out of his way to explain things as well as being very friendly.

February 07, 2017

I love Dr Starz and his staff. Hes the first doctor in along time that I felt genuinely cared about my health and well being.

February 07, 2017

everything good

February 07, 2017

I was treated in a very friendly and professional manner from the time I entered the office until I departed the office.

February 06, 2017

Dr Starz is a fantastic internist. He is smart, generous, compassionate, and conscientious. I couldn't ask for a better doctor.