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Total Comments: 28
Dr Feras Al-Issa was amazing. He took his time with us. Listen to our concerns. He was very thorough and aware of our daughter's needs. I would definitely recommend him to family and friends.
We are very happy to have Dr. Al-Lissa. My daughter and I always walk away from her appointments feeling like she is his only patient. He is kind, knowledgeable and talks in terms that we can understand. It is inspiring to know that my daughter will be able to stay with him until the age of 25.
Dr Alissa is knowledgeable, caring, effective, and an excellent doctor. he is responsive to my condition. A+ rating.
The wait time was 1 hour- should consider scheduling conflicts
much better than I've seen in awhile. I'm happy to have a provider that actually listens.
Everyone was courteous, respectful, and gave us a sense of security.
Dr Al-Issa is a great doctor for my son. He went out of his way to accommodate our schedule for this appointment.
He was great. He presented several options that we can try before we get to more invasive options.
Meeting with Dr. Al-Issa was a great experience for me and my daughter. He was great with her. She was nervous but he talked with her and explained what he was going to do. He did not rush her and let her answer questions. He explained all the different options for tratement to me and the pros and cons. He ordered blood work to rule out more serious medical issues. He listened when I talked about concerns and past medical history. I felt relieved when we left that we had finally found a dr. That would listen and solve my daughters medical issue. He gave me a very detailed plan of action that was written out and easy to follow. My daughter is already improving because he took time to listen to both of us
we were very happy with the appt and dr. he was very nice and great with my daughter.
it was a good experience heseems like quite experienced and good doctor
very satisfied with our experience
Dr. Ilisa takes time to listen to my concerns. He works with us to problem solve issues.
Dr. Alissa always has a wonderful bedside manner. He is very professional but always makes small talk at first, speaks to us in a friendly manner that we can understand. He never is in a hurry, always answers all our questions. He is a very caring doctor.
The provider didn't make me feel stupid for all the questions and comments I had concerning my son's appointment. He was very patient and kind. He took everything I said into consideration. I appreciated that being that my son was sick for 9 days and I wasn't getting anywhere with anyone else .
they are amazing at what they do!
Dr. Alissa is great with my daughter and she is very comfortable with him. He always talks to her in language that she understands and that does not scare her and includes her in the treatment plan as well.
dr al Issa is wonderful. at this visit, a resident, Cristin McDermott, was present. Her compassion and thoughtfulness was above and beyond. I am a nurse and I was blown away at the time, kindness and sensitivity shown to my daughter and myself. UPMC Children's is very lucky to have them both on staff.
He is great!
Love that my both my children see Dr Al-Issa and his team they are wonderful so nice and they know how to treat their patients !!!
Very pleased with our overall visit.
Dr. Alissa is a very attentive doctor who listens to the patient.
Dr. Alissa is always so kind and knowledgable.
Dr. Alissa is great with my daughter and listens to my concerns. He takes the time to carefully explain the options and gives me a chance to participate in her care. He is also quick to point out that if something is not working, to give the office a call so it can be addressed, further reassuring me that help is available in between visits as well.
Very good experience
Dr was absolutely wonderful!
Dr. Al-Issa personally scheduled my son's appointment with him. His schedule was full but he saw my son during a time he would not have been otherwise seeing clinic patients. He spent at least an hour with us, fully engaged with my son and also with me. Dr. Al-Issa's expertise and caring about his patients make him first-rate.
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Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
One Children’s Hospital Way
4401 Penn Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
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