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Total Comments: 64
should not have to be at the office for over an hour for a well visit
dr. Sarknas has been absolutely amazing to work with- she is the provider we prefer to see. she prescribes medicine when necessary, not to just prescribe something, and has ALWAYS taken the time needed to answer questions and give suggestions! I HIGHLY recommend her! She is the BEST!
Love Dr. Sarknas. She is amazing. We do not like to see anyone else.
I have only praises for her!I totally enjoyed our visit.
Dr. Sarknas is always amazing! We love her. She is great with my kids and always helpful for every visit.
Dr. Sarkness is kind and caring. Great provider!
I am always very pleased with the care my son is given. Dr Sarknas is always very thourough and willing to answer any questions.
Dr. Sarknas is amazing. I had my other daughter with me and she was kind enough to "check her eyes" at my daughter's request and made everyone feel at ease. She speaks to my daughters at their level, searching for answers, and not to me all the time, which I love.
Dr. Sarknas consistently goes above and beyond to provide excellent care for our children.
The doctor is always kind and respectful, as well as very knowledgeable. She takes the time to tend to our needs and answer our questions. Our boys feel very comfortable with her.
Scary reason for a visit. She took time to explore details and covered all bases.
We love Dr. Sarknas! She is always available foe questions/advice. I really like her calm yet professional approach to things. As a mother to three young children, she is able to easily relate.
Dr. Sarknas is always great. She see's all three of my kids now and we all really like and appreciate her. She is very knowledgeable and is extremely kind and patient with children.
The doctor is always wonderful and takes the time to listen to our concerns.
We LOVE Dr. Sarknas and have recommended her (and the entire practice, but especially her) to friends who are new to town. She is wonderful.
Always a pleasant experience at this facility! All staff are helpful and exceptionally friendly!
Dr. Sarknas is always the best. Never any complaints with her.
Dr. Sarknas is amazing! She always remembers my children, provides great information, and treats them with care. Cannot say enough good things about her.
We have no complaints. We're very happy with the care we receive from Dr. Sarknas and the team at Bass Wolfson Cranberry.
this was first visit with this doctor.
I have never had a bad experience with any of the Doctors or Staff!
been going there since both children were 3 days old and it is outstanding. never had a bad experience and had good advise and support when needed.
Dr Sarknas was able to explain Lyme's to my anxiety ridden son with ADHD in easy to understand terms. She was wonderful! Called me TWICE to talk about the results and left detailed notes for when I called back. I was very impressed.
we love Dr.Sarknas and feel confident in her expertise. She always takes time to talk to each of my children, listen, and offer suggestions where needed.
Dr. Sarknas ensured all of my questions were answered and was very helpful.
The nurse (L. Beck) and the physician (Dr. Sarknas) were so caring, genuine, and made my dtr feel very comfortable (despite feeling faint after immunizations). We will try and schedule our next appointment with both of these caregivers. Thank you!
We LOVE Dr. Sarknas. She is kind, compassionate, GREAT with kids, and very knowledgeable. Our kids range in age from 4 - 14, both boys and girls, and she is great at interacting with each of them in a way that makes them comfortable. She's a great role model for all four of them, but I especially appreciate that my daughters have someone like her (smart, professional, good at her job, and kind) to look up to. She's highly competent at both medicine and people skills--we're grateful to have such an awesome pediatrician.
Dr. Sarknas and nurse Danielle provided excellent care for my daughter during her 11yr wellness check, both were considerate and friendly, I am extremely grateful for their time, professionalism and care.
The appointment was for a newborn and paperwork was organized before we arrived. The process was quick and the provider answered allof our questions.
Much of the conversation was with my daughter showing her the importance of her own healt decisions. It was great to have her be that involved.
Great experience every time with the nursing staff and Dr.Sarknas
Dr. Sarknas is a pediatrician who is professional, competent and who has a wonderful bedside manner. She always speaks to both child and parent in a kind, compassionate way and takes the time to address any concerns.
Love Nurse Weinbrenner! Love Dr. Sarknas!
We are always happy with the services we receive at Bass Wolfson Cranberry
Dr Sarknas is so sweet and wonderful with kids. love her gentle demeanor.
All good, as usual!
Excellent care, very compassionate
dr sarknas is truly excellent!
We love Dr. Sarknas! She is so great with kids--she is kind, professional, and we could not ask for a better pediatrician.
We've always felt that our two children have always had good experiences with this care provider. They have always listened to any concerns we've had with them and have really tried to help us get the best care possible for our daughter's.
we love it there and our doctor! The nurses and staff are so kind and friendly! amazing!!!
Dr. Sarknas is an excellent pediatric physician. very knowledgeable and caring.
Dr Sarknas was very kind, efficient, and helpful. I would recommend her to others!
We love Dr. Sarknas! She is always knowledgable, kind, and great with the kids. She always remembers our family and we have a great relationship with her.
Dr. Sarknas is very approachable and open to questions. She knows the current recommendations and explains them well. She has established a rapport with my children. Her pleasant demeanor is very appreciated. When she is not available, her colleagues cover seamlessly.
Dr Sarknus and all of the staff at Bass Wolfson have been unbelievably helpful, friendly and courteous. I refer friends every chance I get. I am very pleased that we made the move to Bass Wolfson about 7 years ago. And coming from a mom with a child that has a rare genetic condition, that should speak volumes to the care that these folks provide. A huge thank you to everyone there - you are all fantastic!!
Dr. Sarknas always shows care and truly listens to my concerns. I have never met a better pediatrician and I am thankful to have her as my sons doctor.
Clare is the best!
Dr. Sarknas is always kind, caring, helpful and informative!!
We drive 35 minutes to stay with Dr.Sarknas as our pediatrician, and will continue to do so, our kids love her!
dr sarknas has been wonderful to our family over the past 2 years. she shows sincere thoughtfulness and concern for our son. she is a doctor who cares, listens, and does not rush. we are so glad to have found her!
love Dr. Sarknas and such wonderful staff!
Dr. Sarknas has been an integral part of our son's medical needs since birth. She is an amazing doctor, and I would recommend her with enthusiasm to others.
we love the doctors, nurses and staff of CCP Bass Wolfson Cranberry
Thank you, Dr. Sarknas went above and beyond to answer all my questions
I had a lot of questions & Dr. Sarknas took the time to answer all of my questions. I never felt rushed. it was a great appointment!
The staff has provided excellent care for my children
Dr. Sarknas has always taken great care of my children. She is genuinely interested in their health and either remembers or takes the time to read their history before seeing them.
I don't think I would go anywhere else for my child's health concerns. I've always thought my care provider had the best interest in my child's care.
Dr. Sarknas continues to do an amazing job every time we see her. our children love her and we trust and feel comfortable with her. she ensures that all of our questions are answered and never makes us feel rushed.
We loved Dr Sarknas. she will be our regular doctor for now on.
we absolutely adore Dr. Sarknas- she has been absolutely wonderful to our son and we would HIGHLY recommend her to everyone!
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