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Total Comments: 237
Dr Lewis did a great job in making me feel better
She is wonderful! she talks wirh me so I can understand things going on with me. I thinks shes awesome.
I was very impressed with dr. Lewis. she seemed very kind and concerned without being overbearing.
Ashley Lewis is the best PCP I've ever had. I'm especially appreciative that she made an effort to get me in for an appointment before going on her maternity leave.
Ashley Lewis is a great pcp and I would recommend her to any one!
First time with this provider and was happy with the visit.
Dr. Lewis is my new PCP. This was my second visit with her and I am completely pleased that she is my doctor. She is professional, caring, informative, listens to any concerns and has a great, cheerful personality. She's great!! I always feel comfortable at my appt.
Dr. Lewis is great.
I really like Dr. Lewis. She is really nice, and talks to me and seems to care, and is easy to understand and super friendly
Made me feel super comfortable during the visit and listened to all of my concerns. One of the few providers that did not seem to be in a rush to move on to the next problem. I could not have been more satisfied with this visit.
she's very informational
Doctor Lewis is an excellent doctor. She knew my medical history and was very informative about my health concerns. I am very happy that she is my doctor.
Dr. Ashley Lewis is a wonderful doctor - she is very kind, caring and knowledgeable. I'm so glad she is my doctor.
Dr. Lewis is fantastic. I went in for a first time visit, and the staff treated me very well. They were efficient and very nice. I thoroughly like my doctor and my nurse. They were both very helpful.
very personable, diagnosed quickly, prescribed effective treatment
the dr's and their staff are all exceptional , professional people.
Dr Lewis is personable and professional.
I always feel comfortable with everyone in office. Always treated with respect. I feel I'm always listened to, and not rushed through the appointment.
This is the first time I've met with Dr.Lewis. Dr. Ilene Burns was my doctor for approximately ten years. I must admit I was concerned with seeing someone other than Dr. Burns. My concerns were quickly gone by the time my appointment was over.
all good experience with Dr.
I receive excellent care and caring from Dr. Lewis and have referred her to friends.
all was good
Dr. Ashley Lewis was easily the best doctor I've ever seen. She was intelligent, friendly, and seemed to genuinely care about my health.
Great provider, I can talk to her about any and everything!
I am thankful that when I have an health emergency such as allergies flaring up asthma I am able to see Dr. Ashley to get proper care without an unnecessary emergency bill.
My visit was a very good experience
Only good experiences with my provider. She is always really nice, and very helpful.
It's Her way or the hi way
I was very pleased with the care and concern of my health needs
Dr. Lewis is kind,patient and thorough. She truly took the time to listen to concerns and work through possible causes and treatments. I would recommend her highly!
This was my first time to see Dr Lewis as my new PCP since my previous PCP left the practice. She had read my records & walked into the room knowing my medical history. She was kind, caring, treated me like I have a brain and didn't rush. It was a very positive experience.
I enjoyed my visit with my health care provider, she was very knowledgeable and explained things well.
It was a great experience with my doctor, she is a very thorough health care provider.
Love my doctor :)
Doctor is very pleasant, friendly, and knowledgeable.
Dr. Lewis makes me feel extremely comfortable. I love that I can talk to her about everything/anything with ease and she actually listens and hears me without judgement.
I absolutely love Dr. Lewis. she is very down to earth and easy to talk to. I just switched my kids from there pediatrician to her because of how comfortable she makes me feel.
Dr. Lewis is one of the best physicians I have seen during my adult life. She is very supportive to cut back dose of BP Rx working towards elimination. Dr. Lewis gave me the treatment plan IF this Rx does not work & spent the correct amount of time to give overview of treatment.
I was very please with my experience with Dr. Lewis. She wad very easy to talk to. And very in4formation concerning my concerns.
Dr Lewis is great
This was my first time meeting my new doctor and I was very impressed.
Dr Burns left the practice & this was my first visit with Dr Lewis. I was very impressed with her. I felt comfortable asking her anything. She was very knowledgeable & easy going.
Dr. Lewis and the staff are top notched and I am Blessed to have found Dr. Lewis
Dr. Lewis taught me that I am important. and that I matter. she's helping me keep control of things that matter in my life.
She informed me she would get back to me last week with the results of my blood work. I have had no communication from her regarding these results. This is why I waited to complete this survey.
my dr is kind, professional and supportive. Always pleasant, I'm always happy with the care and treatment she provides
This was my first visit to establish care with Dr. Lewis as my new PCP. She's a great doctor and I feel confident in her care at this point. She addressed all my major concerns. Some specific points are that she is the first doctor to re-take my blood pressure after I had been in the office for some time and had calmed down, she also made a point to have me scheduled with the therapist, as anxiety is a major concern, so I couldn't put it off any further.
Nothing but great health care from Dr. Lewis. Kind, caring person. Her entire staff and all that work at Renaissance are very professional.
Very attentive doctor.
Ashley Lewis is awesome... she made it quick and easy and that's important for someone like myself that hates going to the doctors
This was my initial visit with Dr. Lewis as she is my new PCP. I was very comfortable with her and she seems to be a great doctor. She is very attentive and informative and easy to communicate with. I left my appt. feeling I had made a GREAT choice in choosing her.
Dr. Lewis was extremely knowledgeable about my areas of concern and was very supportive. She presents with a calming demeanor and is very friendly. She was also concerned with my overall well-being, not just my physical health. I hope to retain her as my PCP, if Highmark and UPMC can finally come to an agreement and do what is best for patients not just for the wallets of their administrators.
Ashley Lewis recommended an additional mammogram and sonogram for the right breast lump I felt was enlarged
It took me 50 years but I finally found a doctor that listens and respects what I have to say. I never feel rushed and we can talk candidly about ANYTHING.
very good visit with Dr. Lewis. she listened to my problem and gave me advice. appreciated all her input.
dr lewis is always concerned and listens to your problems and helps you to understand what you have to do. she is a great doctor.
Shes a wonderful dr n I'm so happy i have her as my doctor she's great at what she does n needs a 10$ raise
everything is good with dr. Lewis.
Dr. Ashley Lewis is wonderful and one of the best doctors I have ever had! She always takes the time to listen and answer questions. She is very warm and personable.
Dr. Lewis was extremely knowledgeable, professional and personable. I would recommend her to anyone.
I love Dr. Lewis she helped me save my Mom's life and has always been there for me especially with my knee problems and my depression.
all good experiences! adequate time spent with doctor, questions were answered and I was in and out!
Dr. Lewis is an amazing doctor with great listening skills. P.A. is very polite and makes you feel comfortable.
Dr. Ashley Lewis is so good with my kids. I have 2 kids that are 20 months apart and both of them come to each visit. Dr.Lewis double checks with me on any concerns I may have about both of my kids. She explains things in a way that makes me feel like I'm doing a great job, while making sure I have updated clinical information that's vital to my family's care and we'll being.
love Dr. Ashley Lewis, very thorough Dr. than goes above and Beyond for health and wellness! don't find that quality and sharpness in many Dr.s
my visit was good as always.
Ms Lewis is very thorough and caring, and easy to talk to.
First time in long time I had a routine exam. Mostly because I didn't like or couldn't get an appointment with a different doctor. However Dr Lewis was recommended to me and I am extremely happy with her.
this was the first time I saw dr Lewis. she was wonderful! asked me what I wanted to tell her about my health. I never felt rushed!
Visit was quick, productive and informative.
Dr. Lewis is competent and compassionate, approachable and knowledgeable. And very honest and likeable.
No bad experiences.
ALWAYS A GOOD EXPERIENCE, EACH VISIT IS THOROUGH, ANY QUESTION IS ANSWERED
very good service.
Dr. Lewis is personable and professional.
As a new resident of this state, I am very happy with my provider and was very concerned I would not find someone I could relate to. I don't worry about that any more.
She was very nice and showed a lot of concern and compassion for my mother's condition.
Dr Lewis is fantastic! Very pleased with the care I receive.
very helpful, friendly,kind,knowledgful.
she is excellent & very easy to talk to
Dr Lewis is great in every aspect of her work
first time seeing Dr. Lewis, very thorough, caring and competent.
I had just emailed in a question and a nurse called to schedule an appointment based on email. I was amazed that they could fit me in on that same day. Dr Lewis was very attentive to the 3 different conditions I had going on. Front desk was terrific about getting me scheduled for a Doppler the very next t day.
Dr Ashley Lewis is by far the best pcp I've ever had. She is compassionate, caring and concerned about me.
dr Lewis is an excellent dr. she really cares about her work & patients.
Dr. Lewis always takes time to understand my needs and addresses those needs and more when I see her. She is personable and always ready to listen and give the best options.
Dr. Lewis is the first PCP that I have had who is holistic and listens. I think she is excellent.
all my experiences with dr lewis have been very good.
The care provider was excellent and addressed all of my concerns
Dr. Lewis is by far the best family doctor I have ever had. She is always caring, kind and provides thorough medical care. She is a wonderful physician and person.
I recently had to change my PCP and to this point I am very pleased with Dr. Lewis and find her knowledgeable, friendly, and caring.
I like Dr Lewis tremendously. She never seems to be in a hurry and answers all my question. I would recommend her to anyone
I was with a previous provider since I was 18. He now retired and I transitioned over to Dr. Lewis and I absolutely love her. I feel she is very knowledgeable in her field, she has a great personality, and she always answers any question I have to the fullest. I will be with her for as long as she is there.
LOVE LOVE LOVE Dr Lewis and the entire staff/office.
my provider is very good at what she does and I am very comfortable with her as my provider.
As usual, Dr. Lewis was attentive, engaging and thorough in dealing with my health issues and concerns.
first time with this provider, felt very comfortable
Ashley is awesome, i will go back for sure.
Dr Lewis is awesome
Good - Dr. Ashley Lewis takes the time to answer my questions regarding my health when I ask her. She is very compassionate and patient with me and very knowledgeable about my health (records). She is a keeper and I have already recommended her to others seeking a PCP Physician.
very comfortable, professional and knowledgeable office staff and physician
I just moved to PA and this was my initial visit with Dr. Lewis. She is exceptional. I was so impressed with the amt of time she spent with me; the questions posed; and the suggestions given re my medications. She was friendly and that made me feel less anxious. I was impressed she was going to review the 6" mound of paperwork from my previous doctor!
Dr Lewis is very caring and thorough, and listens to what I have to say.
Dr. Lewis is very attentive and exhibits a good common sense approach.
she's very sweet. Always seems caring and concerned. And she's also patient!
She's the best. never talks down to me. doesn't push me to take medication I consider unnecessary.
very happywith office visit.
Dr. Lewis very easy to talk with and understands me
extremely personable, respectful, interested, easy to talk to
Dr Lewis is great. She always takes the time to listen to me and explain everything show is doing and is always very pleasant to talk to.
Dr Ashley Lewis was professional, thorough and very knowledgeable. I would be comfortable seeing her again.
I am proud to have her as my doctor.
The care Dr.Lewis provides me is exemplary.
We recently switched to UPMC, and worried about changing pediatricians, but found Ashley Lewis a wonderful caring physician who talked well to my 3 daughters on each of their visits, found she is very knowledgeable and they liked her warm friendly personality right away. Very fortunate to have chosen someone so caring that the girls could each comfortably talk to as well.
Dr. Lewis was respectful, patient, and kind to me, my husband, and my children. Both of the kids had well checks with her for the first time as we just moved from Utah. She checked with me on all medical conditions and/or concerns I've had previously and made sure I was set up to get my records transferred as soon as possible so that she could accurately see the progress of my kids. I will 100% go back to Dr. Lewis!
All staff was courteous and respectful.
I've been going to this facility for years. I've always excellent care from all providers & office staff, nurses, etc.
Dr. Lewis listens to what i have to say and her focus was on me the entire time
Dr Lewis is so friendly and knowledgeable. She took her time with me and answered any of my medical needs.
the doctors and staff are very professional. very knowledgeable
Dr. Lewis is thorough and she knows her patients so well. I am always impressed by her. She puts the patients concerns first and is quick to provide answers. I would highly recommend Dr. Lewis to anyone!
Dr A.Lewis was excellent. She shows she really cares about my health. She's willing to listen to me about my illness and order new tests trying to see what's wrong.
I transferred to Dr. Lewis after my previous PCP retired. I have been very impressed with her knowledge and her positive attitude. She is very reassuring as I have had several concerns about my health. She has helped me with changing medications that I previously had significant side effects with. She listens and treats me with respect as I am an RN with many years of clinical and administrative experience. I really appreciate that she gets in touch with me regarding my lab results, change in meds, or concerns that I have rather than having the office staff contact me.....this really means a lot to me.
Dr. Ashley Lewis and Gayle (office staff) were very friendly, helpful and respectful. I am so glad I switched doctors in your office to go to her.
I haven't been to a health care provider in over 5 years and never really had a PCP. My spouse talked about how nice the staff was when she had to receive medical care. I thought that because of my age, I should seek preventative care since it's a benefit in my health insurance. Dr Ashley Lewis was very nice, made me feel very comfortable. She gave me options about my preventative health care and made the experience very pleasant.
Cr Lewis is very thorough. She is a very considerate Doctor. I am so lucky to have her.
All good experiences
A good compassionate doctor who is a good listener.
I was pleased with care and info provided me. provider was knowledgeable and caring about my needs.
Dr. Lewis is very helpful and provides easy to understand solutions. She is also very accessible and easy to reach if I ever have any concerns
I had a good experience with Dr. Lewis. She is friendly and very knowledgeable and easy to talk to. Dr. Lewis was recommended to me by my previous doctor of 30 + years, Vince Balestrino. Dr. B is a great doctor and is missed by my family. We wish him all the best in his retirement.
first time meeting Dr Lewis. Felt comfortable immediately.
Dr. Lewis was excellant. She was very attentive and made me feel very comfortable. I am excited that she is my new Dr. Dr. Lewis is very easy to speak with. I look forward to working with her to improve my health.
My aunt is 83 and Dr Lewis is so good with explaining things to her and listening to what my aunt has to say.
My experience with Dr. Lewis is always good.
Dr. Lewis was great and really understanding and patient with me and my concerns.
I needed to seek a new PCP (other one was UPMC). By chance, Dr. Lewis was my assigned PCP. She immediately, not only knew, but understood and was able to put a plan of action upon my muscle diagnosis (internet and as a nurse). She is knowledge, personable, and compassionate. I was much relieve. Shared knowledge is good and after starting my med recover, enjoyed a decent night's sleep!
Ashley Lewis is wonderful! Extremely happy and very lucky to be a patient of hers and RFP Penn Hills.
Dr. Lewis is a wonderful doctor and she has great listening skills. I truly appreciate her.
Dr. Lewis is very knowledgable and a very compassionate person. She helps calm any fears I may have about my health.
more time interacting with the patient, rather than the computer, would be appreciated by this patient.
it was ok.
I highly recommend Dr. Ashley Lewis. She takes her time listening to important concerns and gives thoughtful feedback. She was kind, understanding, and is easy to talk to. I am grateful to have her as my doctor.
Dr. Lewis was amazing. She was so friendly and helpful in explaining things clearly. This was my first visit with her and she really spoke to me like we are in it together to help reach my ultimate state of being. I would highly recommend her to anyone.
Dr. Lewis has always answered all of my questions. She takes the time to listen to me and is empathetic. She goes above and beyond to care for all aspects of my wellbeing.
This was my first visit with Dr.Lewis. She is the Doctor I chose to replace Dr. Balestrino for my medical care. I was very pleased with my visit. We went over my medical history and discussed all of my concerns and she did an excellent job of allaying any concerns that I had.
Dr. Lewis is great
Dr. Lewis is the most kind physician and never makes me feel rushed or dismissed
Dr. Lewis cares about how I feel and respects my decisions and concerns. I know I'm not the easiest person to get along with about my health. I have my faults. She is stressing the importance of my faults and working with me to do better.
I feel Dr. Lewis is a very good doctor and she knows her business. I'm very happy that she is myPCP. changes are hard to deal with sometimes, as I was a patient of Dr. Balestrino for over 30 years.
this was my first appointment with Dr. Lewis. she was very friendly and made me feel comfortable.
dr. Lewis is a excellent dr. very respectful. the staff is excellent. dr. Lewis is very knowledgeable.
This was my first visit with Dr. Lewis, after previously being a patient of Dr. Balestrino's for 35 years. I found her to be very thorough and attentive, and was impressed with how much she knew about my history. It was evident that she had done her "homework." I felt as though she was mindful of the fact that I like to be involved in making decisions about my care, which I appreciate, plus she was very prompt with sending test results/comments.
all good experiences all the time
Dr. Lewis is a wonderful Dr. she knows her job and takes good care of me as a patient. listens to my concerns.
I am very pleased to have Dr. Lewis as my new PCP. She spends time with me and listens to the list of concerns I have had regarding the medications that I have been taking and their effects. I think she is very thorough and knowledgeable.
Dr. Lewis is an attentive listener and fabulous practitioner. I am grateful to have her as a physician.
Dr. Lewis is one of the best doctors I had since my pediatrician. I felt comfortable at this appointment.
Dr. Lewis is one of the best physicians I have ever had. She is knowledgeable, attentive and willing to spend the time necessary to address all of my needs and concerns.
She spoke very quickly, sometimes making her difficult to understand.
experience with Dr Lewis was good. my pcp takes care of all other health stuff.
the staff and dr. Lewis especially very friendly very good at what they do and actually care about your health dr. Lewis wants the best for her patients I do not feel like a number when I go to my doctor appointment I feel like I'm going to a friend who is trying to make sure her friend does the best thing for him so that he can stay alive in good health
Dr. Lewis has a very bright future in the medical field. I wish her the best of luck, and thank her for her help.
Good. Always good.
nice experience , love Dr Lewis
I have had nothing but good experiences with Dr. Lewis.
Dr. Lewis is very personable and pleasant. The staff is also very pleasant and helpful.
Dr. Lewis is always very easy to talk to. Any time I have seen her she had treated me with respect and given suggestions and advice with good intent.
I've always felt that I have my doctor's full attention during each visit.
provider was inconsiderate and made me feel belittled by her comments about going to dentist and not caring about my emotional health at all.
Dr. Lewis takes her time and always shows she cares about her patients. She brought up information that I was surprised she still remembered.
I love my Doc! So easy to talk to.
this was the second time i have seen this provider . really like her , not ever in a hurry and always takes the time with you . i do see another provider , but if i ever have a chance to see this one again i definitely will . she had an emergency ,and explained this to me as soon as she came in .
Dr. Ashley Lewis is an excellent personal care provider
this was my first visit with Dr. Lewis and I love her. she gave me so much help and information and was so patient and great at helping me. This am someone called me from her office to see how I am doing.
I can't say enough good things about this office. From the front office staff, the nurse, the nurse practitioner & the doctor... ALL were just wonderful. I would highly recommend the doctor and staff.
Exceilant care and attention provided by Dr Lewis
She is a wonderful doctor. she is very nice and easy to talk too.
Dr. Lewis seems to be a very caring doctor.
excellent very attentive and genuine didn't pull any punches
she did a great job of making me fell better
the drs are the greatest. everyone that works there is excellent. I have the greatest respect for these drs. dr. Ashley Lewis is the best dr.
I came to doctor Lewis to get a physical yearly, annual and don't think that it was a thorough one! She didn't check my ears , she didn't do my reflexes and I'm sure there's more that is needed that was not done she did listen to my chest and basically that was it and rat gave blood because I asked about possibly having lupus she sent a report with no explanation of what they report meant which I'm not sure to this day with a 17 means from 0 to 40 for the lupus graph
Dr Lewis is a great Dr she is very through goes over every concern I have and listen to what I have to say.
Dr. Lewis is the best doctor I've had in a long time
I love Dr. Lewis. she is so fun and light-hearted and is very reassuring!
Dr. Lewis thoroughly reviewed recent lab work I had done. I appreciate the time she took with me.
always friendly staff
Everything was excellent.
Very Compitent doctor
It was my first visit, Dr. Lewis good not have been more attentive to my every question and my medical records. My husband will now be switching his PCP also.
I love this provider because I called for an appointment and they got me in the very next day.
Dr Lewis was great; knowledgeable, energetic, good listener.
the dr was very easy to talk to
Dr Lewis was very interested in getting my medications correctly entered in my chart. I appreciated her effort and she talked to me about medications I take. I find her very respectful of me as an individual. I appreciated immensely that she never once said "as we age.". She is informative and upbeat about managing conditions.
Dr Lewis is a good PCP but she sometimes makes kind of rude comments or remarks while speaking about certain serious issues.
I found Dr Lewis to be professional and personable. She was familiar with my health history and answered my questions to my satisfaction. Overall, this was a good experience.
Initial (new patient) appointment with MD was excellent: she took time to address all of my questions and had previously reviewed all of my medical history from other doctors. Medical asst. barely spoke a word and doesn't tell me my blood pressure unless I ask. Most recent visit with MD was rushed with limited communication, but she did provide a referral and exercises to address the problem after examining me.
in the past I had trouble getting anyone to answer a call actually on hold approximately 45 minutes but that has not been the case lately. I really like my Dr office staff is great and I get in quickly to see Dr same day if needed and their location is very convenient. I am pleased overall and hope with any health care changes in 2018 that I am able to stay with them.
Dr. Lewis was amazing! So much better than my last pcp. She listened and helped me feel so much better about my questions. I am going to start the process of switching both of my children to her care.
this was my first visit to this office. I couldn't have been more pleased with Dr. Lewis
my experience was great.i recommend it there a lot.
Dr. Lewis provides me with excellent care and information on my health and medicines.
I'll never change Doctors again. if it weren't for Dr. Lewis i would never have known I had liver cancer. The girls in the front are so courteous. The whole staff is fantastic.
Dr. Lewis is a breath of fresh air to the medical field - she is very knowledgeable and compassionate. So glad I found her.
Dr. Lewis was knowledgeable, personable and current in the practice of medicine. Her demeanor was relaxed and nonjudgmental, allowing me to exchange information comfortably. I would recommend her to anyone.
Dr. Ashley Lewis is a gem. Glad to have her as my provider.
i have been seeing dr. ballestrino for many years,and if he desides to retire dr. lewis would be my first pick as my pcp.
provider and office staff outstanding! phone access to UPMC stinks!
excellent communication. Thourough exam. Easy to talk to. I found my new PCP!
Dr. Ashley Lewis is very patient, informative and compassionate towards me and the care she gives me. The staff are always courteous and caring.
Dr. Lewis, for me, is the best of the best. She listens and genuinely cares about her patients.
all very good experiences
this was my first visit with Dr Lewis. I wanted to change my primary care doctor and Dr Lewis and the Renaissance Family Practice seemed like a better fit than my current provider. I was extremely pleased with Dr Lewis because she really listened to me and was respectful of the knowledge I brought about my medical conditions. She also spent time with me and I could discuss with her my medication concerns. I drove a long distance from Greensburg to Verona and I will gladly do so again because I think Dr Lewis is outstanding.
I am pleased with the care give me at my Ob/Gyn visit nurse was kind and Dr Lewis was kind and have me information about some medicine that I take that I was not aware of.
very good provider
Dr. Lewis is very professional and compassionate. She is very knowledgeable.
I absolutely love Doc Lewis! She always makes me feel at ease and doesn't rush me! Takes the time to listens and explain my concerns. Very personable and kind!
very professional and concerned.
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