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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: 20
My son was being difficult but the provider and nurses worked well with him! I have no complaints!
Dr. Vellody is AMAZING! He is so sweet and kind to my son and he is extremely knowledgeable and always has great suggestions, resources and answers to problems. We are so pleased with the care that we get from him and his AMAZING staff!
the nurse and doctor we're both wonderful and took time to talk with us and answer all of our questions. they seem to have a genuine interest in my child. it's heartwarming.
That was a great experience. the personal connection that the providers had to Down syndrome was an incredible gift!
Dr Vellody is fantastic; he took so much time and care with all of my children, not just the one who was his patient.
we love Dr Velody and staff. they are full of useful resources and information. their care care and concern for my child is unmatched
Dr Vellody is my favorite doctor to visit! He always puts my mind at rest with any concern that I have about my daughter, whether it be physical, mental, or just about her daily routine. His staff is just as helpful, friendly, and responsive. Thank you!
Dr. Vellody and Sheila Cannon helped me with all my questions and I love working with them to help our daughter be the best she can be!
We are very thankful for Dr. Vellody's care and interest in us and especially our son. His help is essential to our son's care!
Dr. Velody was amazing. He far exceeded my expectations. He made us feel welcome and helped us feel at ease about my son's diagnosis of down syndrome. I would recommend him to anyone without hesitation.
We absolutely love Dr. Vellody and Shelia. His genuine conversations about my son's medical history and progress are always so encouraging. We love how Dr. Vellody and Shelia work so well together. It's obvious how they both love their jobs and how they love their patients.
Lab tech was great. The blood draw was quick and smooth. The staff are all well educated with our daughter's specific needs - Down Syndrome. It is a great service!
Dr. Vellody is the absolute best doctor I've ever met!!!!! He listened to each and every question I had and answered accordingly. I would recommend him to every person I know and would even make him my doctor if I could!!! He is truly the best!!!!!!
My husband and I cannot express how wonderful Dr. Vellody is as a provider for our daughter. He is kind, compassionate, and is an excellent physician. We are blessed to have him as part of the team that is helping us to provide the best care for our little girl.
very nice and knowledgeable experience
excellent visit. dr vellody is very knowledgable and personable.
Dr is so thorough and professional and empathetic and compassionate about his job!
Very helpful to have this clinic to help coordinate the many aspects of my child's complex medical history and care.
I feel like we receive red carpet treatment at every visit!
We love Dr. Vellody and his nurse! They're so thorough and caring
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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