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University of Pennsylvania Health System Philadelphia, PA
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Total Comments: 62
Dr. pilewski is an amazing doctor and listens and always wants the best for all his patients.
I've been seeing Dr. Pilewski over twenty years. He always makes the time to thoroughly understand problems and thoughtfully answer questions. He's an exceptional doctor with a broad knowledge.
Wait time to see the doctor was alittle longer than usual. Other than that everything about the clinic is top notch.
Dr. pilewski is a shining lightcompared to the array of other physicians that I see. I feel blessed in his care.
Dr Pilewski and his team are wonderful!
The staff at the lung center and CF clinic are amazing!!! I am so thankful I have them helping me with my health care. I trust them with my life!
The Adult CF clinic is absolutely fantastic. I love the doctors and nurses here.
Dr. Pilewski is excellent, and the staff is also very good. No complaints at all.
I was very happy with my experience at UPMC. Everyone treats me with respect and are concerned with my health.
I have been seeing Dr. Pilewski since 2003. he has always been there for me.
Dr Pilewski is a great doctor and shows great concern for his patients. UPMC is fortunate to have him on their team of doctors.
I think Dr. Pilewski is one of the nicest and knowledgable provider that anyone could have . He is excellent at what he does and I truly believe he cares about your well being . I feel blessed that he is my provider . He sets the bar very high .
the staff was very helpful an very happy.
Always a joy to see my Dr and cordinator. They are interested in my life and activities at home.
Have been under Dr. Pilewski's care for years he is respected and admired for the way he handles me and my health care concerns. Would never seek care from any one else!!!
Dr. Pilewski was very thorough and my routine check up was great. Thank you :)
I am very blessed to have Dr. Joseph Pilewski for my pulmonary specialist.
Dr. Pilewski is the best Doctor I have ever had. I am a 48 year old CF patient, and he trumps them all.
Absolutely love seeing Pilewski for my appointments. If I am going to drive 7 hours, I would prefer to see him as I feel that I have the most rapport with him. Great experience as the whole team does a great job with my care. Highly recommend.
Dr Pilewski is the best doctor I've ever had. we travel from Indianapolis just to see him. My transplant coordinator Julie is also excellent. I'm lucky to have both of them managing my care.
Excellent care !
Dr. Pilewski is one of the most caring doctors I've ever seen. He takes the time to listen to his patients and his care and concern for his patients is very evident.
The medical care I received was outstanding.
The provider and his staff have raised the bar so high that other providers should try to reach their standards . I have the greatest trust in all phases of this group of people . They take the worry out of a lot the problems you may have . This group of people truly care about your health and well being
This was my first visit with this doctor. I am very pleased and will continue to see him in the future
Things moved more promptly than usual with previous visits; I appreciate this very much. Dr. Pilewski is an excellent doctor and practicioner - I trust him and enjoy my visits with him.
I have nothing but praise for my CF care team. I'm lucky to have them.
Absolutely love Dr. Pilewski and my coordinator. Both of them are on the ball, respectful and very good at educating me and encouraging positive behaviors. I think they both should have a raise! if you ever lose either one of them it would be a huge blow to the department
Dr. Pilewski made a special effort to give me an appointment on a day other than his routine appointment day due to may travel and dialysis needs.
All very good experiences
Dr. Pilewski and his coordinator Shannon did an excellent job, as always, during my exam visit.
they do a great job please
Dr. Pilewski and his nurse, Margie, are excellent. I am very fortunate to have him for my pulmonary physician for several years. UPMC is lucky to have him on their staff. He also cared for my Mother when she was alive and he took very special care of her as well.
Dr. Pilewski is one of the best doctors I have ever had!
It would be hard to imagine a doctor who is competent and caring than Dr. Pilewski. I hold him in the highest regard and esteem.
Doctors and nurses are very easy to talk to and show real concern for me. I would never go anywhere else. UPMC gave me my life back.
Shannon is an excellent coordinator and Dr Pilewski is tops!
I could not ask for a better Dr. Dr. Pilewski has always been there for me for many years. He goes above and beyond what you would ever expect. I bless him every day
As usual, Dr. Pilewski and staff were very good, very professional, and very friendly. I wish my appointment would start closer to the scheduled time but I understand the doctor must spend time with earlier patients.
I feel very fortunate to have Dr. Pilewski for my physician. He is the greatest!!!!
dr pilewski is the very best cf lung transplant Doctor!
Dr. pulowski is wonderful...I can't say enough about how great of a Dr. he is and has been.
Dr. pilewski has been my provider for 21 years. He has definitely saved my life. I couldn't ask for a better dr. I wrote about him in the "above and beyond" pamphlet.
Always receive excellent care from Dr. Pilewski and his staff.
Dr. Pilewski is excellent; very knowledgeable, friendly, professional--I trust him very much. I feel comfortable discussing a variety of areas concerning my condition with him. Julie is also excellent.
Dr. Pilewski is always friendly, thorough, and very smart. I enjoy every visit with him and trust his decisions regarding my health.
Everyone that I have encountered associated with Dr Pilewski and his office have been a tremendous support to me with my health issues. They show care and empathy for my wife and family as well.
Dr. Pilewski is an excellent physician and care provider. He is always prompt, friendly, and courteous and always concerned about my medical problems. He provides the best of care. :)
Dr. Pilewski is the best!!
Absolutely adore Dr. Pilewski and his team. Best providers EVER!!!!!!!!!!!!!
dr. pilewski and assistant and coordinator shannon in the falk 4th floor lung center are EXCELLENT! the attention of my condition is never rushed, to lose these people would be a devastating loss to us patients!
Six years following a lung transplant, Dr. Pilewski continues to be informative, research-based, thoughtful and very kind. He is a genuine, patient human being who takes the time to see not only my condition but ME. He leads with intelligence and compassion and despite my reluctance to follow some orders, I always know I'll get straight-shooting directions in return.
Dr. Pilewski is a very good doctor, he listens well and has a lot of knowledge. I feel confident in his care for me.
Dr. Pilewski is one of the best in his field.
I count on Dr. Pilewski to manage my complex post transplant situation.
Dr. P is and always has been amazing! I am so thankful to have him as my Doctor and I appreciate all he has done for me. He is kind, patient and very attentive to my needs.
My experience with Dr Pilewski and the entire staff of UPMC has always been outstanding. My Double Bi Lateral Lung transplant was done in 4/1991 and in all these years I had nothing but exceptional care. The lung transplant team from top to bottom should be commended.
Pilewski is always wonderful and understanding. He's straightforward and honest with my questions, even when he knows it's not necessarily what I want to hear.
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