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CRNP BSN, Duquesne University Pittsburgh, PA MSN, University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing Office Pittsburgh, PA
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Total Comments: 28
Dana is amazing. she had seen my daughter and now my son and I couldn't be more pleased with our experience. She is caring, quick to respond when I have called her directly and very knowledgeable.
felt very comfortable with the provider she was great
I would highly recommend Ms. Casciato to anyone! She was wonderful with my daughter!
I was very happy with our visit and would highly recommend her to anyone.
I wanted to call someone to express how awesome this Doctor is! This was our first visit with her and she is amazing!!! knowledgeable, great with kids and parents, patient, kind, so good!!!!'
very pleased and would recommend!!!
This was our first visit to UPMC Childrens North and the facility is much bigger than I had expected. Everyone was very helpful and upbeat. I was slightly thrown off when we first walked in, I did not know that we were expected to sign in on the kiosk. I asked another parent in the waiting room who explained the protocol and then I spoke with a very kind woman at the "lab" window who answered my questions. Other than the uncertainty upon arriving, the rest of the appointment went flawlessly and much better than I had expected (as you can see, my expectations were blown away at this appointment!). Ms Casciato was so very nice, understanding and compassionate to my daughter who was nervous to begin with. She set our minds at ease with her detailed diagnosis and treatment plan. I would not hesitate to recommend her and the UPMC facility to anyone in need.
Dana was fabulous. She was sensitive and very supportive throughout a very " awkward " ( to use Noras words ) biofeedback session.
Dana was excellent; extremely helpful and friendly with a great plan of action. We look forward to using her in the future if we need to for our son's needs.
very amazing urologist...eased my mind just by being a listener and providing reassurance
very respectful and receptive to needs of my child
We loved her! She immediately put my fears to rest. She was fantastic with my son who has sensory issues. She made him comfortable and he was able to cooperate with everything needing done! I cannot say enough good things about her.
Dana is amazing and my son was very comfortable with her!
I would like to just say how wonderful Doctor Dana treated my child and me. My child and I had gotten very emotional with the news we were given and she comforted us like we were family. She also took the time to answer all of the questions and concerns I had. She was wonderful and I would absolutely recommend her!
Dana is wonderful. She really took the time to listen to my concerns and explained what I could do to help my son. She also took time to explain what is going on to my son in a way he could understand.
Dana was excellent! Very knowledgeable, very friendly and great interacting with my child. We did have a long wait time in the exam room- approx. 30 min before seeing provider.
She was amazing! it's refreshing to see a doctor who you can tell is truly enthusiastic about working with children. She was a joy to see and eased all of my concern about my son.
She had such a great bed side manner which I need and was very helpful, knowledgeable , and timely. I received a phone call on the test results on my way home which I never expected. Fantastic!
Dana is exceptional. from the very 1st visit she has been super supportive and responsive. she gave us her direct office number and I have called many times with questions. She was quick to get back each time and very helpful. I can tell she genuinely cares about our daughter and I greatly appreciate her expertise and patience with all my questions.
Dana Casciato was a very kind crnp. She made things very clear for me, and also my daughter. She made my daughter feel very comfortable, and she also made sure to give me her phone number in case I had any questions.
Dr. C is an amazing listener. Her level of empathy and bed side manor was phenomenal.
very nice and friendly
I love the doctor she's great. Genuinely cares about my son's problem and tried to do my option until it is out of my hands (due to my son's problem) and hers.
Dana was fantastic. She was a pleasure to meet with and showed the utmost concern for my child.
I thought Nurse Casciato was very professional, thorough and personable during our visit.
I will recommend anyone to children's it has been one of the best experiences I've had with any hospitals! Everyone is very friendly and nice. My son usually doesn't like doctors but he was smiling away for the ones that cared for him. I appreciate those who've done their best to make sure my son and I felt comfortable and at ease.
Children's Hospital's main campus is located in the Lawrenceville neighborhood. Our main hospital address is:
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
One Children’s Hospital Way
4401 Penn Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
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