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Specialty:

Internal Medicine

Sub Specialty:
Rheumatology

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Presbyterian
UPMC Mercy
UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital


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

UPMC Arthritis and Autoimmunity Center
Falk Medical Building
3601 Fifth Ave.
Suite 2B
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 647-6700
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

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

Education:

MD, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

Residency:
University of Virginia Medical School,
Charlottesville, VA


Fellowships:
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine,
Cincinnati, OH



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September 06, 2018

the medical staff are terrific. i enjoy and appreciate Ray the MA, the other MAs, nurses and of course Dr. Liensch is a world class doctor.

September 06, 2018

the dr took time to explain and go over all the things I needed

September 06, 2018

Dr. Lienesch is always responsive within 48 hours when I send him an email. He is very respectful and a careful listener.

September 05, 2018

Dr. Lienesch is an excellent physician and one of the best I've ever seen. He knows his patients, knows their medical issues and cares about finding a resolution.

August 22, 2018

very good with follow up calls to me from both the dr and staff

August 21, 2018

I would recommend this office 100%. The level of care and respect is unmatched!

August 20, 2018

Excellent

August 16, 2018

Always see's me as a whole person

August 15, 2018

If I could give Dr. Lienesch a score greater than 10 I would. He is absolutely the best physician I have ever had...he is respectful, extremely knowledgeable on the latest research and genuinely cares. I wish my other physicians were like him!

August 09, 2018

great doctor. i look forward to the tests and seeing if he can figure out what my problem is!