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Childrens Hospital of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh, PA
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Total Comments: 133
Dr. Somers is a consummate professional, warm and friendly physician providing individualized care and offering insight that our entire family understands and appreciates.
Dr. Somers is professional, knowledgeable, compassionate. One of the best pediatricians in Pittsburgh! He has been the pediatrician for both our kids and many of my friends' children for decades.
Dr. Somers is wonderful with my son and takes time to engage with him prior to the exam ... making my son relax and more comfortable ... even laughing.
Dr. Somers is truly the most caring doctor I have ever encountered. He discussed my sons experiences, and related those experiences into ways that could benefit my son moving forward.
Dr. Somers is a great pediatrician. He is caring and listens to your concerns.
Dr. Somers is the most wonderful doctor we could ask for. He is an incredibly kind, compassionate, funny, and endearing man.
Dr. Somers has provided courteous and thorough care for both of my children while we were in Pittsburgh and will be missed.
as a.family we love dr Somers
we love Dr. Somers - mother of six such a relief to have him as a part of my support system.
Thank you he is an excellent provider
Dr. Somers is the absolute best. even though we moved we will continue to go to GIL due to the excellent care he and the team provide. keep up the great work.
It's obvious that Dr. Somers loves children and loves his job.
Dr Somers is a wonderful doctor ( not a provider but physician) -we appreciate his knowledge and expertise and bedside manner
Dr somers and staff are awesome!!!
We have been taking our children to Dr. Somers since 1994. He has always been caring, attentive, and knowledgeable. We all love him and would recommend him and his staff to anyone.
the only negative was having to wait so long, but I understand how it can hey backed up.
Dr Somers and his staff are excellent. My children actually look forward to their well visits !
Dr. Sommers is terrific. My son has a serious health condition. The doctor identified the potential issue and made sure it was addressed at Children's Hospital immediately. I am very confident in Dr. Sommer's.
very kind, attentive, patient, and understanding
we love dr sommers and he always answers any questions we have.
Dr Sommers is a great pediatrician and we feel fortunate to have found him!
Dr. Somers always spends an adequate amount of time during each visit. I don't feel rushed like I often feel with other providers.
Dr Somers is always wonderful with Elena -- she is totally comfortable with him and would invite him to lunch if she could! He treats her with utmost respect and listens to her. He also acknowledges her decision-making capacity and asks for her opinions on matters related to her heath, as well as the current state of preteen affairs. You can tell he keeps a pulse on what is happening in their world. Appreciate him very much!
Dr. Somers always takes time to listen to my child, and talks with her. It really has helped create a great relationship, and my child loves going to the doctors!
dr somers is excellent, kind, patient, and always spends enough with us
dr. somers is always so nice and attentive and also acknowledges our 4 yo son while he comes with me during visits!
Dr. Somers is great with my kids and really takes time to listen.
Mr.Somers is the best
Dr. Somers is the best. We love him!
Dr. Summer's was very engaging with His. He welcomed any questions. and reviewed her past & current froth results.
De. Sommers is very knowledgeable and approachable. He provided the answers for all of our questions and concerns.
We absolutely LOVE Gil Pediatrics. Dr. Somer is the best. We moved and refuse to find a practice closer to where we live. He and the whole team go above and beyond to help out our children. Wether it be a walk in, or scheduled appt or a same day appt. The office is willing to help. Dr. Somer is the best physician, I wish he would treat adults.
Dr Somers has been my pediatrician since I had my first son and has been the best doctor I could ask for. He remembers everything about them and listens to my concerns with patience.
Dr. Sommers is the most professional, knowledgeable and curteous Dr. at the practice.
Dr. Somers is always attentive, and answers questions that we have. He is very responsive to my concerns about adolescent developmental stages when they arise.
I can never say enough good things about Dr Sommers. He is always pleasant and takes the time to address my questions and concerns
We love Dr. Somers!
Dr. Somers is always responsive and helpful with my son.
excellent. Dr. Somers always takes all the time we need to answer all our questions and discuss in detail
rosa was wonderful and adored my kid. dr somers just included my 4yo in the concersation so hes aware of whats going on
I love CCP DR.SOMERS IS ONE OF THE BEST PROVIDERS HIM AND THE PROVIDER I HAD IN TURTLE CREEK.
Dr. Somers is wonderful. He is attentive and interested in my child. Not only that, he is never judgmental and he seems to always have a smile.
Dr Somers is the best!
Typically a wonderful provider. Recently appointments seem rushed sometimes.
Keith Somers is a wonderful physician. we trust him completely.
Thanks to the staff for scheduling an impromptu visit for my daughter.
Dr Somers is a wonderful care provider. Always attentive, knowledgeable and helpful! Would highly recommend.
Dr. Somers is an excellent provider. He is very friendly, respectful, caring, and knowledgeable. He always answers all of our concerns and questions. 10/10 would recommend him to anybody who is looking for a pediatrician.
staff and doctor did a great job getting my son seen for an urgent problem
I love Dr Somers! He has been my son's doctor since birth. I travel from the other side of the city for our visits. He is patient, knowledgeable, empathetic encouraging, everything you want from a pediatrician.
Dr. Somers is a wonderful doctor who always take time with us. He talks to you like you where his family and answers any concerns you might have. I wish more doctors at UPMC where like him. He has been my son doctor since birth, 13 years ago. He is an asset to UPMC.
Dr. Somers is an excellent doctor. He communicates clearly and is always responsive and understanding with parents and patients.
Dr. Somers is always on time and spends enough time explaining things to us about our children's development.
Dr. Somers is excellent with kids, spends time talking to me and discussing all aspects of my son's development.
My husband and I are really happy with Dr. Somers. He showed empathy when I was showing concern for my son, as well as knowledge about the situation at hand. We also appreciated the time Dr. Somers spent with us during or visit; we never felt rushed or like we were taking too much of his time. Finally, I really appreciated Dr. Somers going over the resources present at his practice. For instance, he mentioned that there is an experienced lactation consultant on staff that I could use (and I did), which was nice to know for future reference!
Dr. Somers is very patient and kind during visit. He asks questions and provides knowledgeable feedback with concerns.
Dr. Sommers always takes the time to answer my questions. He is kind, compassionate and has great perspective
Dr. Somers is the best pediatrician we have ever seen.
We always enjoy the visit with Dr. Sommers.
Today's visit was excellent...I also very much appreciated being able to speak with the doctor about my other child who was scheduled to see him next week.
Great doctor, Primary care pediatrician
Keith Somers is always so nice and he is very interesting to talk to. He is very knowledgeable about many subjects and he concerns himself deeply with my personal health.
Dr. Somers has a wonderful bedside manner with children and parents alike. Could not be any happier with his care!
Dr. Somers has seen us through recent challenges with our son. In each case, he has exercised excellent judgment, compassion, and accessibility.
Great care- thanks everyone!
Always great visits. Relates well with children.
I just love Dr. Somers!
Dr Keith Somers is very knowledgeable, understanding and answers any questions you may have.
Dr Somers is the best pediatrician I have ever known. He is very patient, thorough and kind. I highly recommend him!
I only have good experiences. We became like family members. From the entry to exit we are welcomed. We love this office and the provider.
Dr. Somers is always kind, knowledgeable, patient and understanding.
Dr. Sommers followed up with us the same day after our visit on our concerns. Very reassuring!
Dr. Somers is easy going and provides excellent care to my son. I am not hesitant to seek his advice for health conerns.
we love Dr. Somers!!
quick efficient sick visit care. thanks!
Very persinable and well knowledged.
Visits are always enjoyable. Dr.Somers always answers all of my many questions.
I always enjoy our visits. Dr.Somers and the nurses always answer our questions and treat our children with great care. I trust this office completely.
We adore Dr. Sommers and couldn't ask for a more loving, attentive pediatrician. He is an absolute rock star.
Dr Somers is an excellent physician. Of course that means he is in demand and sometimes you can't get appointments right away. It's worth the wait.
Dr. Somers is excellent and relates well to children and parents.
Dr Somers is the BEST!He is a great doctor
Dr. Summers is professional and very nice
Dr Somers is an excellent doctor. I have been taking my 3 children there since birth and he has always helped, answered questions, always gave the kids time for him and the children to talk about what was on their mind and questions they had about themselves and took very good care of my children!
We really appreciated the physician to not push vaccines and really respect our decision on how we want to care for our Son.
Dr. Somers is the best pediatrician. He is never rushed and always gives my daughter the time needed for her appointment. he is kind, caring, and provides the best possible care.
Everything was great
I always feel like Dr. Somers knows what he's doing and gives the appropriate time, care, and concern. he has helped my daughter so many times with various things and has no issue referring her to someone else if he feels it's necessary. I feel safe trusting him with my child's care.
we love coming here everyone is so nice,friendly, and helpful.
Dr. Somers always takes his time with my child. He is always listens to my concerns and provides helpful feedback.
great provider. answered all of our questions and did amazing with our son who has autism
Dr. Somers is the most professional provider that I know.
Dr Somersault is just wonderful! he was very patient with my children.
Dr. Somers is helpful, calm, experienced and kind. Best doctor ever!
Love Keith Somers
Dr. Somers was great with my son. He gives sound advice and seems to genuinely enjoy interacting with kids.
Dr. Somers has been an incredible doctor to my children for 27 years !!
WE've seen Dr. Sommers in the past and love him.
I love this office and Dr. Somers. He listened to issues and gave advice. He was patient and calm with my son.
always kind and gentle with my children
we recommend Dr Somers to EVERYONE! He has been exceptional with my children.
absolutely love this office and the staff
STAFF IS AWESOME; DR. SOMERS IS ALSO WONDERFUL!
Excellent! We love Dr. Somers and his office!
Dr. Somers always listens to my concerns. He never rushes through the appointment which I really appreciate.
dr. Somers is great with my daughter. she is very shy and nervous when it comes to check ups but he can get her to talk and smile a little!
Dr. Somers is always excellent.
Dr. Somers is one of the most knowledgeable and professional physicians I know. He has a great bedside manor and uses some of the more current research available related to cultural practices. This provider is a true gem!
Wonderful physician. Dr. Somers made us feel at easy and comfortable. He laughed at my kids jokes and did not rush out of the room.
Dr. Somers is a wonderful, caring pediatrician, always fully present with his attention and explains everything clearly and effectively.
dr Somers if very caring and helpful when caring for my son
doctor was wonderful and extremely personable, explained things well to put our mind at ease about our newborn's issues
we had great care when we went in for our 1st appointment.
Dr.Somers always listens to my many questions I have regarding my twins. Considering I always have 2 babies for him to see, he always makes time for us.
Dr. Somers is the best. Wait time was as issue this particular day...
We love Dr Somers and appreciate all the time and attention he takes with both us as parents and with my children!!
Excellent and very clean waiting area. Enjoy coming to this office.
Dr. Sommers is a good doctor and takes his time with you and listens.
I really expected the appt. to run late because it's the week before school and everyone is rushing to do checkups, but she was seen quickly and we were out on time.
never had any bad experiences
I've been going to Dr. Somers for over 15 years and he has been wonderful in our care and helping me learn to "parent"
he asked about her post high school plans since she is a senior. he was interested in what she wants to do in college.
Dr. Somers alsways spends as much time with us as we need.
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