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Ohio State University - College of Medicine Columbus, OH USA
Thomas Jefferson University Medical College Philadelphia, PA
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Total Comments: 196
everything was good Dr. Segal is a great Doctor
Plenary Family Practice has an excellent staff of health care professionals and Dr. Segal is a top notch diagnostician. A truly one of a kind excellent Physician.
Dr Segal is THE BEST! He is kind, caring, compassionate, always takes his time with us and explains things so we can understand them.
Dr. Segal was attentive and caring, would and have recommended him to others.
Dr. Barry Segal is the best doctor UPMC has.
wonderful doctor and staff
This is my husbands physician, who he has been gong too and spoke highly of. I decided to start going to him as well and was very pleased
dr. Segal is a caring and concerned physician. it is unusual in today's fast paced world.
I have been with my PCP for a quarter-century. It is a fantastic relationship. He is an excellent diagnostician - the best I have ever met.
I am happy with my doctor
I have every confidence in Dr. Segal and his staff. We are a great match.
Dr. Segal always listens to me. I've been through 15 back doctors & he's the 1st I'm completely happy with in 4 yrs!
My first appt.
I am very happy with Dr. Segal and the team and I feel fortunate to have such excellent and responsive care.
feels like family
Dr Segal is incredibly thorough, compassionate, and knowledgeable and shares that knowledge in a valuable and helpful way with the patient
we are very happy with Dr Segal
Dr. Segal is an excellent and caring doctor.
dr segal ie both highly medically expert and extraordinarily caring a SUPERB physician!
Dr. Segal is always very thorough and takes his time to discuss concerns and issues.
Dr Segal is always very interested in my care and health.
Dr. Segal is extremely knowledgeable and very dedicated and attentive, always on the ball and is genuinely concerned.
Nothing to complain about. Dr. Barry Segal is one of the best, most down to earth Doctors ive ever had. Hes thoughtful , genuinely interestested , and wants to get to root of the problem, and to give me the best quality of life he can, and that im capable of having.
Everyone who helped me was excellent.
I always have a great experience when I attend my doctor's office.
pleased with our health plan UPMC
dr segal is the best dr ever. knowledgeable an very compassionate and extremely good listener.
Dr. Segal is very caring and thorough, answered all my questions
rather not nothing nice
wonderful practice with excellent staff!
Dr Segal is an outstanding and sensitive physician and a great person.
Dr Segal is an exceptional, caring and committed physician.
Doctor Barry Seagal is a very caring, concern doctor I am glad he's my doctor.
I love Dr Segal's entire staff. I feel welcome and well listened to there. The staff makes sure to make me feel welcome and knows me by name as I do them. VERY happy with my care and their accommodations.
Friendly open concern shown at all times.
wonderful doctor and staff. thank you
I am very happy & satisfied w/ the treatment & care provided by Dr. Segal.
Dr. Segal showed great concern for my health issues and gave me what I believe was a great assessment of my situation. He provided new insight on the matter for me.
I feel very good when seeing my Doctor,he understands all of my health concerns & questions.
Dr Segal is a gentleman.
Great overall, just a long wait (about 45 min)
Very good experience during my doctor visit
I love this office ! I am always greeted when I come in with a hello.. the nurse is AWESOME! she remembers our last conversations from previous visits and asks about my family and how I am feeling!!! Dr Segal is so patient and thorough.. he always checks up to make sure I'm taking my medicine correctly and always askes about my health, how I am feeling.. doing! they are an awesome team!!!
All my experiences with my provider have been excellent. He is one of the three best providers I have had in my 87 years
dr Segal has been our Dr for more than 30 Years. we Trust Him!!
prescribed a dangerous medication at dangerous doses without explaining side effects according to pharmacy. didn't pay attention to my chief complaint which has been mentioned for the last three visits, and had to fight for a referral to an ENT for specialty examination. has not performed a head to toe exam ever. preventative care not offered.
only bad thing was he was 1 hour behind sch.
Dr. Barry Segal is tops, a decent man and a 'healer' in the oldest sense of the word.
It was seamless.
This doctor was very friendly and made me feel comfortable talking to him about my health.
My first time here and it was a goodexperience
My care provider may not be punctual, but he is NEVER rushed, takes all the time necessary to talk with me. I have a long standing relationship with him, he knows me and is familiar with my history.
not enough attention to diet and how it relates to conditions and meds.
Great thanks again for everything
As with most Dr's I see. I'm never seen"on time".
Dr Segal is very good and pays attention to detail
I am always greeted with a big smile (Tamara) when I visit or pick up prescriptions. the nurse was very friendly and understanding I was actually having anxiety that day and she was super helpful!! Dr Segal is so patient and talks about everything!!! I am so happy with this office as I recently changed from agh.. thank you!!
I have been seeing Dr. Segal for at least 16 years and he has consistently been the best PCP that I have ever seen. He gives me the time necessatry to dicuss whatever medical issues and questions that I have. Even more important, he listens carefully and is always responsive to my concerns. Most importantly, I believe that Dr. Segal is a highly talented diagnostician. As a PCP his role is most often to diagnose more than to treat, and to recognize when I need to see a specialist for further diagnosis or treatment. I can't remember a time when Dr. Segal has not come up with the right diagnosis. I think that it requires more skill and talent to be a good diagnostician, than it does to treat an illness. if you have the wrong diagnosis, you can't get the right treatment. Many PCPs aare deficiet in this aarea and simply pass the problem along or smply pass over it. Dr. Segal picks up on every sign of a potential problem, and follows up on it.
He is excellent!
Even though the wait time to see dr. Segal is running a bit late, I always know he will spend as much time with me as needed.
The nurse and assistant in the clinic provide me wonderful care and service. They are very kind and professional.
very good always
Overall, very good.
Dr Segal is always patient with me and takes the time necessary to answer all my questions and concerns.
Dr. Segal is a caring, knowledgeable excellent doctor who is has taken good care of me, my family and friends for many years. He has always been available when needed. I highly recommend him to others.
nice man, but rushed appointment. I don't feel he spent enough time checking my vitals and didn't even think it necessary to get blood tests until I insisted.
Wonderful MDGreat staff
friendly, warm yet professional
Dr. Segal and his staff did an excellent job processing my request to be seen, gave adequate attention to my concerns. Dr. Segal listens carefully and offers excellent opportunities to maintain the best health possible.
I am very comfortable with Dr Segal's practice,..... and very confident in their care.
Dr. Segal is the best!! He is the most kind and compassionately primary care physician I've ever had!!!
Dr. Segal and his staff are always very cordial and concerned about my well being. I have the highest respect and esteem for Dr. Segal. He is very knowledgeable and always gives me a great deal of insight on improving my health.
I was treated in a very competent and professiona manner.
professional and very caring doctor. I have full confidence in his diagnosis.
I had different insurance most of my life and ended up with UPMC.. I cannot tell you enough how calm it makes me feel knowing I have Dr Segal he is extremely knowledgeable, explains everything and doesn't leave anything out when it comes to my test results.. I honestly prefer him over my dr of 34 years.. thank you for providing me with the best care!!!!
Dr. Segal is an extraordinaryly caring and astute doctor. ...he was pleased with my blood work etc so some of your questions were inapplicable to me but that is not offered as a choice
I am thank G-d a healthy active woman who at this point in time does not need much contact with my doctor for any health issues. When I do need anything, I can always count on Dr Segal - who is a very warm kind caring responsive person and excellent Doctor.
Dr. Segal is an amazing diagnostician and constantly amazes me with his ability to always keep current with new medical trends and treatments.
Dr. was very easy to talk to and explained procedures well.
I wish Dr. Segal could be my PCP. He is a an extremely intelligent and kind man. If I stay in Pittsburgh I would think of choosing him as my PCP.
Excellent experience. I intend to make Dr. Segal my primary care physician.
Excellent care provider. Listens and concern about my health problem. My wife and I are both 64 and he is definitely the best we ever had.
I have been very happy with Dr. Segal's care for several years. Issues that we did not discuss in this visit, are because they are not issues. He is very thorough with his concerns and my grown adult sons and my husband now are also his patients upon my recommendations.
Dr. Segal is an excellent Doctor. I feel that he looks at all aspects of my care.
I have always been extremely satisfied with the care I am provided by Dr. Segal and his entire staff.
Excellent PCP. Will definitely recommend to friends and family.
both of my doctors the pcp and the pulmonologist are the best
Everything is very good with Dr SEGAL THANK YOU
Hard to answer many questions as this was the first time I had an appointment with him. My son has had 2 appointments and allowed me to be present. Dr. Segal was very thorough and respectful to my son. My answers therefore are more based on my son's visits.
didn't have an app. but they squeezed me in . had a problem with my back and thje dr. gave me pills and better the next day
I am very pleased with the care I received
everything was good
Dr Segal is always concerned about my health.
Dr. Segal is excellent in assessing matters for the Green card paperwork.
Dr. Barry Segal is the best healthcare provider I have ever worked with.
Dr. Segal is caring, respectful, knowledgeable and concerned about my approach and values regarding my health goals.
This is by far the best Dr I have ever seen in my intire adult life..Dr segal takes the time to listen and he really cares and does everything he can to make sure he can can do everything in his power to make sure he helps you with ur medical problem and takes the time to make sure I understand everything that is going on . He is the best Dr out there and I tell every one how much I love and appreciate him and his medical staff.
Just want to thank you for the good medical care I received from Dr. Segal and staff.
Very satisfied with my first visit to Dr.Segal. The office staff was very friendly too. I was concerned for the first time but quickely got over that.
They do a fine job
He is very caring and takes the time to listen to my concerns and addresses each one of them.
Consistently long wait in the waiting room. But when I finally see the doctor I do not feel rushed. He's wonderful. He takes his time and so I forgive the long wait.
Always very thorough.
My health care provider is always very attentive.
very good dr. very happy with him and trust him with my care
Dr. Segal's office has a LONG wait. (45 min). Although they offer Sunday hours which is EXCELLENT
Dr. Segal really takes the time to listen and help with any health problems and questions I have
This was my first visit with Dr. Segal. I was in search of a new PCP and he was recommended. I do plan on using him as my PCP. I felt comfortable with Dr. Segal and was able to discuss my concerns. He listened and offered his professional options. I will be returning
Excellent experience overall, despite the wait. Dr. Segal was attentive, patient and thoughtful.
Dr. Barry Segal is a excellent physician. His concern and compassion are wonderful.
ALWAYS A GOOD EXPERIENCE......ALWAYS HELPFUL ---EXPLAINS THOROUGHLY-----ALWAYS GENUINELY CARES.....
Dr. Segal is one of the finest and most thorough physicians I have ever known, and I have known fine doctors. Shaylin, his PA, and Lois, his nurse/assistant, are also completely responsive to my needs -- both short term and long term.
This physician is great and your surveys are tooooooooooooooooooo long
I feel very comfortable with the care that I get and the employees as well as Dr Segal
Dr. Stein is a very thorough, knowledgeable, insightful, open minded and compassionate doctor-- a true leader in his profession. I am very grateful to have him as my doctor.
Excellent provider. He or his PA return calls in a timely manner. The physician makes many of his own calls and spends adequate time on the phone to answer my questions. Office is well run and physically well maintained.
Working with Dr. Segal and his staff has been among my best experiences of working with health care providers.
Dr Segal provides exemplary care. He is always professional, courteous and kind.
I always think Dr. Segal is looking out for my best interests.
This was my first time meeting with a new doctor after not having a PCP for many years. Dr. Segal was attentive, informative and instilled confidence, making me comfortable about establishing a long term health care relationship with him.
Excellent physician and staff. Knowledgeable, caring and skilled.
Very friendly. profession and caring doctor and staff. Thanky you to all!
I love Dr. Segal and his P.A. Shaylin. Very high attention to detail and caring.
did not look at any records or mri I brought
A real doctor-friend
Best PCP ever, great doctor and a very kind person.
Dr. Segal has been my physician for a long time. He was also my grandparents and currently my parents physician. He has an excellent knowledge of my family medical history and when my wife was having some medical issues that no one could seem to grasp, I took her there to see him as a patient and he found the problem and is overseeing her care. We would never want to switch to any other provider.
I am particularly happy with the clarity and friendliness of Dr. Segal and his staff. His diagnostic abilities are excellent and his followups are consistent.
Dr. Segal and staff is the best. I feel he shows concern about my health. I have recommended him to many family and friends.
He follow's up with you and has a answer. Always gives you 100% of his Attention!
Barry Segal is the best doctor I've ever had, bar none. He's been my primary provider for over ten years and I wish I could clone him. He listens, he cares and he follows up. I've had several surgeries and he always calls me when he gets my medical records to find out what happened, how I am and to make an appointment to follow up with me to make sure I'm healthy again. He's intelligent and very reassuring. He is a great physician.
Dr Segal is caring, knowledgeable, patient, and thorough. I have complete confidence in him and take comfort in his caring for myself and my family. While his office certainly runs more smoothly and efficiently now under UPMC auspices it still does not match his level of excellence.
I have had nothing but pleasant experiences with my provider and his staff. I recommend him highly. He doesn't rush my visits.
Excellent - knowledgeable, patient,
Dr. Segal was well verse, compassionate, thoughtful, understanding, and awesome
My wife does not have a primary care physician and I am going to schedule with Dr Segal for her. Excellent care
My doctor is very up on the latest medicines and needed care. He gives all the time needed without rushing and is very caring.
The experiences with Dr Segal have always been excellent.
I am lucky to have him as my foctor. he really cares. he has the knowledge.,
Dr. Segal is Excellent in all respects and so is P.A. Shaylin Miller.
Dr. Segal is an excellent provider. I have always received excellent care and respectful treatment.
very respectful. concerned about other family members too.
I have had only good experiences with this provider and his staff.
Every experience I have had with Dr. Segal and his staff has been excellent.
Dr. Seagal is wonderful, feel very confident in his care.
very satisfied. both Dr Segals and Shaylin are kind,professional.
I HAVE ONE OF THE BEST DOCTOR'S, HE IS VERY CONSIDERATE & HELPS ME UNDERSTAND ALOT. I DO RECOMMEND HIM TO0 OTHERS...
I am very pleased with the care I receive from Dr. Segal and his staff.
Always a good experience with Dr. Segal!
Dr Segal truly cares about me as a person. After the checkup we conversed in a very non rushed but thorough session. He's an excellent person and doctor.
Dr Segal is always concerned about my health and always provides advice.
Dr. Segal is professional and courteous. Although I was seeing him most recently due to illness, he asked me about an ongoing health concern and spent time talking about the treatment for that issue.
Dr. Segal is a wonderful Doctor. He speak clearly and honestly with me. I feel that he really cares about my health and educates me in the directions necessary to remain healthy.
Barry Segal has been my physician over 15 plus years, and has always been on top of my health concerns, with a diagnosis that has been mostly spot on, his office staff is always friendly,I would recommend him to friends and family members.
DR. B. SEGAL IS VERY GOOD AT LISTING, HE'S VERY HELPFULL AND ALWAYS & KIND.
Dr. Segal has an unusually way of connecting with people. He is focused on you and demonstrates empathy, respect and a desire to help...always. This is highly unusual in these days of managed care. You are very fortunate to have a Doctor like him in your network.
This was my first visit as my new provider since I moved to Pittsburgh 3 months ago. Several people referred me to Dr. Segal and I was very pleased with the visit.
My first visit and it was for a general routine physical exam. Most important part was that he truly listened and was fully vested in my care. Knew the latest literature and we had a real dialogue. Too rare these days and the most important thing to me. Already feel we have a relationship developed.
Dr. Segal is an exemplary example of what a physician/health care provider should be. He is knowldgeable and shares this knowledge with his patients in a manner that is easily understood. He is patient and allows the patient to share concerns to which he addresses in a friendly compassionate manner. He follows up with his patients in a manner that is quite rare today in the profession. I will recommend him to my patients who are searching for a PCP with complete trust that they will be as impressed with Dr. Segal as I am.
Dr. Segal and Shalyn Miller, his P.A. are extraordinary, extremely skilled in their discipline of medicine and they take the time to really hear the patient.
a very care doctor I like him very much
Doctor and staff are very patient oriented. All of my questions and concerns we addressed in a professional and friendly manner. I am very happy with medical care.
Dr Segal contacted me personally on test results and has personally followed up on illnesses I had experienced. This type of caring is greatly appreciated.
I think Dr. Segal is one of the best doctors I've had the pleasure of dealing with. He is concerned and he seem to care about all his patients.
My provider provided excellent care to me.
Dr. Segal office is an extremely efficient and well operated medical facility. It is immaculate in its sanitary condition. I trust Dr. Segal with all my medical procedures and questions and have the utmost respect for his advice and opinions.
DR. SEGAL IS A GOOD LISTENER AND EXCELLENT COMMUNICATOR
spent all the time necessary to get an understanding regarding my medical history and current circumstances
Best PCP I have ever had or heard of. Have recommended to friends, one transferred there and feels the same. For people with "complex" problems, or people who do not respond "classically" to treatment, Dr. Segal provides alternatives and answers and has a very wide knowledge base.
I recommend Dr Segal all the time since he is knowledgable,caring and an excellent doctor!
I ALWAYS have a good experience with Dr. Segal and Shaylin Miller. I have full confidence and trust them.
It takes a great deal of time for assistant to come in for blood etc. after seeing doctor.
Dr. Segal is a top grade professional, and by far the best primary doctor I've ever had.
I think Dr. Barry is the best.
An excellent and very caring dr.Very thorough ,respectful, and professional.
Dr. Segal and his Pa, Shaylin Miller are fantastic! They are astute, kind, and efficient, everything one wants in your healthcare team.
I am very appreciative of the excellent medical care I receive from Dr. Segal
I feel that Dr Segal really cares about his patients.
This the best experience I've had at a PCP. He was very thorough and accommodating. The results to my blood work and X-Rays were completed that day. He responsiveness was outstanding.
Dr. Segal listened attentively. His comments and suggestions were suggestive and tentative at first, during his assessment phase. After we came to agreement on the issues, he was deliberate and clear. Yet he, again, sought my agreement and checked for my understanding.
I have already recommended Dr. Segal to friends and relatives, because he is a wonderful doctor -- exactly what a doctor should be. His PA, Shaylan, is also sweet, capable and responsive. Occasionally there are gruff technicians or helpers there; I don't know why Tamisha wasn't there yesterday. Tamisha is is also very capable and pleasant, as is Alicia the receptionist.
I have been a patient of Dr Segal for a long time, I think he is a very good doctor, he spends time with you and don't rush you out the door, I have been very satisfied with the care I have given by him.
Have been Seeing This Doctor for at least 25 years and have never had any bad experiences in all these years. He is the BEST
Dr Segal is an exceptional and compassionate physician.
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