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Specialty:

Internal Medicine

Sub Specialty:
Gastroenterology

Hospital Affiliation(s):
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
Magee-Womens Hospital
UPMC Mercy
UPMC Presbyterian
UPMC Horizon
UPMC McKeesport
UPMC Passavant
UPMC Shadyside


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

Digestive Disorders Center (DDC) - Primary Patient Center
UPMC Presbyterian
200 Lothrop St.
Digestive Disorders Ctr., 3rd Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 647-8666
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Gastroenterology, American Board of Internal Medicine

Education:

MD, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY

Residency:
Brigham & Women's Hospital,
Boston, MA


Fellowships:
Brigham & Women's Hospital,
Boston, MA



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April 18, 2018

Dr. Slivka and his associates have always been perfect care providers. This was the first time in 15 years that I had to wait a significant amount of time in the waiting room and the patient room, and then the bloodwork room.

April 18, 2018

Dr. Slivka was on time and attentive.

April 11, 2018

Good experience. This was my first visit to this provider since my liver transplant in march of 1995. The provider seems to have thoroughly reviewed my transplant case, and found out about the reasons for the symptoms resulting from the eventual scar tissues that have resulted from the billiary anastomoses to the small bowels. This was remarkable to connect the symptoms after 23 years and the eventual narrowing of the bile duct and the intestinal scar tissues.

April 04, 2018

The entire experience was great, the attention given by the personnel and the doctors was amazing and they were able to identify the cause of my problem in just 2 days; I've been through several tests overseas for the last two years with no root cause identified but Dr Slivka was able to identify the root cause in 2 days.

March 14, 2018

Dr.Slivka was always thorough and very easy tounderstand when explaining health issues. He wasalways very calming and caring when he spoke to me about my injury. He is definitely by far one of the best Dr's I've seen and seems like a genuinely caring person.

March 07, 2018

Dr. Slivka has a very friendly and pleasant demeanor.

March 07, 2018

Because of severe weather we arrived 2 hours past the original appointment time and was seen as soon as I arrived. We travel from Altoona for my appointment.

March 07, 2018

my overall experience was exceptional. I have great confidence in Dr Slivka

February 22, 2018

it was good

February 07, 2018

Did not examine me, just asked a few general questions.