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Family PracticePCP (Primary Care Physician)
Family MedicineGeriatric Medicine
MD, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Pittsburgh, PA, USA
UPMC McKeesport Hospital McKeesport, PA
UPMC Children's Hospital of PittsburghUPMC McKeesport
Patient comments are gathered from our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and are displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.
Total Comments: 174
Excellent Physician and Staff
This medical practice has ALWAYS treated me in a profession manner. Dr Goralczyk always takes my questions and statements and takes the time to listen to me and explain to me, his best medical opinion for my medical treatment.
All experiences have been good.
Dr Goralczyk is very kind, personable and sincere.
I have been with my PCP for many years. He is always professional and caring and refers appropriately to specialists.
My regular provider is another doctor in this practice. on the day of my appointment my provider was out sick and Dr G fit me in his schedule to remove stitches from an accident the week before.
not much to say. the fact that I have been going to dr. g for over 35 years speaks for it self. in my mind he is the best.
Always a good experience.
Dr. Goralzyck always takes as much time as necessary and never seems to be in a hurry to end the appointment ... whichI appreciate!
I always have good experiences with this provider.
great Dr. great staff
really like provider and others in the office.
as usual they are good.
My PC is excellent takiing all the time necesary on every visit.
Dr. Goralczyk is an excellent doctor. I trust him implicitly.
very best care
Dr. G is a very good doctor who's opinion respect. I have been with him for a very long time. I will be very disappointed if I have to change doctors, at the age of 61, because of UPMC's corporate greed or it's Chairman's ego. You have asked questions in this survey about stress and mental health. Having to loose a doctor who has provided care for you and who you value for no good reason other than a disagreement with your insurance provider, who's selection you cannot control, is very stressful.
always on timeready to listen respectful of concerns and my own personal quirks
always good experience
Dr Goralczyk has been my physician for the past 40+ years. He is an understanding Physician that takes the time to speak to me so I understand what he is explaining and he listens to me and answers my questions. I could not ask for a better Doctor.
Overall, very good visit. PCP and the office staff were professional and courteous.
He is always concerned about my well being !!
Dr. Goralczyk is the true definition of "doctor". He and his staff are compassionate.
I feel like a person at this office as opposed to some of the big time specialists "down town'. This entire staff is genuinely concerned about me both as a person and a patient.
always a good care provider
current doctor is best I ever have had
I have never had a bad experience with Dr. Goralczyk.
The visit was exactly as I expected it to be - what I want from my healthcare provider. All good.
I have been going to Dr. G for years All GoodAll there employs are caring and Kind
Excellent diagnostician, respectful, & easy to talk with.
He was very thorough
has always helped me and had time for m. I have been going to him for over thirty five years and have never had a bad experience .
I have gone to this primary practice since about 1980 and mt provider retired 2 years ago, so I have been using the partners there. all went well.
happy with my provider
very good care
Dr G has worked with me for several years. I trust his instinct and how he has treated me.
I would like to thank the doctor for taking time to explain things and not rush me.
I had a great experience this is health care provider. He was understanding and explained everything in a way that I could understand. I was also impressed with his follow up via email.
Dr. Goralczyk provides excellent patient care. He is always attentive to my needs and answers all my questions.
I have always had a good experience at this practice, everyone is so friendly and cheerful.
have always been good.
very good with working with me.
Dr Goralczyk is always very attentive to my concerns and is very generous with the amount of time her spends with me. He does not rush at all.
top notch drs office - very impressed....
All services were very good.
I like my provider
office is a great care provider
Dr Goralczyk is an outstanding PCP. He takes the time to listen and understand my issues. He explores alternatives and works with me to correct my healthcare issues. I could not ask for a better PCP
I have been a patient at this practice since it's inception! Dr. Goralczyk was the first provider I saw!
I receive consistent care at this office. Pat of being a patient is giving the doctor the accurate information he needs to treat you.
all good period
Dr Goralczyk is the best doctor I have ever had. My parents and wife go to him as well. He is an excellent example of what a primary care doctor should be. I can not imagine ever having to go to someone else for care.
my care provider is very good - I am well pleased!
Dr. Edward Goralczyk is an excellent PCP. He is knowledgeable and caring. I trust him with my life!
I have been a patient of Dr. Goralczyk for almost 40 years and have always found him to be professional, knowledgeable ,, profiicient, kind and caring..
Dr Goralczyk is an excellent family doctor. he listens to my opinion and is pleasant. I feel he cares about my physical health. I trust him
I have seen Dr. Goralczyk for over 20 years. His care for our family has always been wonderful.
I'm not sure what the my upmc medical care thing is, that was mentioned on the previous page. dr goralczyk is an excellent doctor. he listens to me and explains things very well.
Always great. A very good doctor's office I would recommend to everyone.
everyone very courteous
Excellent care and quick response for a office visit.
Dr Goralczyk is an excellent Doctor. He is very knowledgeable , kind and considerate . He has been my family Dr. for 30 years.
this doctor and his staff are the best I ever had.
ALL I HAD DONE TODAY WAS GET MY EARS CLEANED OUT-----------I CAN FINALLY HEAR---------
Dr.. Goralczyk took a lot of time to explain everything on my question list. He was patient, tolerant, helpful.
Dr. Goralczyk is thorough...always makes certain I have no questions regarding my care.
I wished that the Dr. would of recommend a Dr. for my aniexty.We started to talk about then got side tracked by something else.
experiences at my provider are always pleasant & informative.
This experience as with all others with my physician was and continues to be a professional event as it is intended to be!
Dr. G. was very attentive to my concerns and anything that I had to tell him about my health. He answered all of my questions and was very respectful.
Very good experiance, I always appreciate the time Dr. Goralczyk spends with me.
I have nothing but good to say about my provider and his staff
Dr. Edward Goralczyk is an excellent primary care physician. He is knowledgeable, clinically thorough, compassionate and caring.
Dr Goralczyk is a very caring Physician who takes time with his patients. He listens to my questions and explains things so I understand his answers.
Have ALWAYS had a good experience with Dr. Goralczyk and his office. Every visit seems very personable and the visit allows me to leave confidently in the result of the visit.
my ear blockage was drained effectively
I am very pleased with Dr. G. He is very caring and compassionate to my care and needs, most important he LISTENS. In the last yr I have been thru a lot Dr. G has made this bearable for me to accept and deal with. Just very thankful I found this practice.
Simply put Dr.G is the best
excellent relationship- no complaints
listens. spends Tim and helps
outstanding care for procedure completed in office. compassion and understanding of all staff involved.
all good experience in the 40+ years I've dealt with Dr. G
the staff has always been polite and respectful. My pcp has always spent as much time with me as i needed and answered my questions forthrightly.
My provider for over 20 years...love them!!!
provides detailed information for proposed treatment. answers all questions in easily understood terms.
I have been a patient of Dr. Goralczyk for many years. I am very upset that in 2019, I have to find a new family doctor because UPMC and Highmark can't get along. It is outrageous and should not be permitted.
Dr. Goralczyk is always pleasant and patient and thorough. Takes his time and listens to what I have to ask him.
Dr.Ed ALWAYS takes the time to listen and cover important questions and issues.
My experience has always been professional and very helpful.
The doctor covered all my health issues, concerns and possible future issues which included scheduling preventive health care tests
Dr Goralczyk is always there for me. He is a great doctor.
continues to be attentive and caring,good experience.
multiple problems discussed and received recommendations received.presently trying to solve these troubles
my PCP could not be better.
Excellent care as usual!
dr. Goralczyk is excellent. he always listens and discusses treatment and any other topics necessary.
very please with my provider and his staff
I always have good experiences at ETFM.
I like my doctor and his staff very much.
Good experience with plan to solve problem, etc.
I have been Dr. Goralczyk's patient since the 1980'st only a fine physician, but a compassionate caregiver. he never rushes me. every experience with him has been a positive one.
Dr. Goralysk is always informative and answers all questions. He is a very caring doctor.
The visit with Dr. Goralzyk was the best doc visit I have ever had with any of my physicians. We "discussed" all of my concerns (with other docs my opinion was not a factor). He was thorough and took as much time as I needed to have all of my questions answered. I could not be more pleased with this visit. It was refreshing!
DR. GORALCZYK IS VERY KIND, CARING AND DOWN TO EARTH. HE IS SO EASY TO TALK TO. AFTER MY PCP RETIRED I HAD TO SELECT A NEW PCP. I COULDN'T HAVE SELECTED ANY ONE BETTER!
Dr. Goralczky is a good doctor and doesn't overbook. You get the time to discuss your health issues with him.
MY PROVIDER IS EXCELLENT AND I HAVE NO COMPLAINTS!
Dr GORALCZYK and the Staff at the office have treated with respect and dignity every time I have called or visited. Dr GORALCZYK takes the time to listen to my questions and concerns and answers my questions and gives explanations so I understand everything.
all the care provider are great
Always friendly and personal: takes time to discuss any questions I have.
every was very good
ever thing was good
Dr. Goralczyk is an excellent provider! He listens intently and allows me to ask questions. He is very thorough and spends adequate time with me and at the end of the session asks me if he has addressed all my concerns.
always shows interest and cares about my concerns. Never makes me feel less than an important person to him. works with me to solve any problems. if contacted via MyUPMC always responds by day's end. I feel he is more of a trusted friend than me just being another annoyance.
all was good
I have the best PCP that anyone can have.
I always have a positive experience with my care provider - he always listens and explains procedures and medications.
This practice is always professional friendly caring & most importantly there is never a long wait to see the doctor.
I have faith in my doctor and trust him.
my visit is always good
My family feels that our doctor is the best.
everybody listens to my concerns
very good experience
I think he gives very good care
Dr. Goralcyzk arranges appointment times so that my son can take me to his office. We really appreciate his being so considerate of our needs.
great doctor and staff
He is very caring and is always there for me.
nothing bad to say
I always have a good visit with my provider
Ass always it's a great experience going to this office. Dr. Goralczyk and the staff there are very nice and considerate to your needs.
Excellent provider, takes time to explain things.
Listens & provides enough time for appointment.
The doctor and staff are great.
1000% (THOUSAND) Positive experience.
it's all good they care about your health
I have always been pleased with my care here.
My provider always takes the time to to discuss any issues and I never feel as though he is rushing to visit.
As always, Dr. Goralczyk was very professional when it came to an illness that my child was experiencing.
physician listens carefully to any concerns and discusses options. never have a feeling of being rushed. makes follow up on any changes a priority. remembers to recheck at next visit. extremely happy with the care I receive.
This was my first visit with Dr. Goralczyk. He was prepared. I didn't have to go over everything, he told me. It was a relief after having my last doctor for years. I am confident that he will take great care of me.
I have going to Dr Goralczyk for over 25 years and have received excellent care from his office. He and his staff have shown me respect and take the time to listen and have an open dialogue regarding my health.I would recommend and have recommended his medical practice to people who are looking for a good medical experience.
Dr. Goralsyk is an excellent doctor and I would recommend him for others seeking medical services
I feel confident that my health care is of interest and concern to Dr. Goralczyk and his staff. He and his staff treat me with respect and compassion.
Dr. Goralczyk is an excellent provider, very attentive to your problems and compassionate.
The staff is always friendly and courteous.
always great care given here
Dr. Goralczyk always gives me plenty of time and I appreciate that very much.
simply put da best
I feel this Dr. office is the best. friendly staff. the Dr. shows compassion to your issues. in my case...pain and anxiety. thank you Dr. G
I am new to this practice, however my wife and children have been patients here for many years. My decision to switch doctors when my PCP retired was an easy one. Having known the care these doctors have provided for my family when they were needed, I was confident in my decision. During this, my first visit, I was not surprised at the thoroughness of the doctor and his concern for my health and wellbeing. I would highly recommend Elizabeth Township Family Medicine to all of my friends and family.
Dr.G always listens and thinks about what I have said. He shows concern for me and discusses what solutions we can try.
everyone courteous and caring
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