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SUNY at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences Buffalo, NY
UPMC Children's Hospital of PittsburghUPMC Magee-Womens Hospital
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: 57
This was the first time that both girls saw Dr. Chesek. I cannot say enough good things about her. I absolutely loved her. She was amazing with the girls. She took the time to talk to them and made my oldest feel so proud about being a big sister. She could relate with the age gap and was so sweet. She addressed all our concerns, came up with a plan, and really took the time with us. I would love to to see her more often. She made us all feel so comfortable.
my main problem with this appointment was that doctor chesek was not informed that we were there for a medical concern. She came in ready to perform a routine check-up, but when I called, I made an appointment for my child who has been vomiting randomly in the mornings with no other symptoms. This miscommunication between the office and the provider is unacceptable. Because of it, the doctor was not prepared to talk to us and really listen to my concerns. Her previous medical records were not yet accessible at the visit, and I do understand that having these is necessary to help the doctor make a good preliminary diagnosis, but she didn't really take the time to listen to what I had to say about my daughter's medical history and passed off her condition as reflux right away. I just wish that this appointment had gone more smoothly from the beginning and that the doctor had been informed of our real reason of seeking medical advice so that she could have spent more time listening to what I had to say about my daughter's medical history. I really hope that this does not happen again.
We like Dr. Chesek, but we did not like having to wait an hour to see her.
This is the third time I've been to this office. Everyone has been courteous however time management seems to be very poor at this office.
She was great... very helpful, answered our questions, and made us feel comfortable!
We love Dr. Chesek!!!! She's the best!
She was amazing. Made my child very comfortable and was very knowledgeable. We had a great experience with her.
We arrived for 5:30 appointment at 5:15. We waited in waiting room until around 6:00. then we saw doctor around 6:30
very respectful staff, very good with children and doctors talk on your level so they make sure you are very clear about everything.
i felt she was in a rush this time. She didn't spend a lot of time with us. She also didn't even address 2 key issues in regard to my son (I didn't have any questions about it but it would have been nice if she acknowledged them)
Dr. Loraine actually acknowledged my concerns for my son on my first visit unlike my previous health care provider of two years which did not listen to any of my concerns.
Everything was good - just didn't like having to wait 30 minutes past appointment time
she is an unbelievable caring doctor. we look forward to seeing her each time
Dr. Chesek is always so kind during our visits. She will be the Dr. I will always try to schedule my kids appointments with.
doctor and staff were great but wait time was 45 mi utes from scheduled time
I am always please with the doctors at the office.
We love Dr. Chesick! She's very knowledgeable and down to Earth. She's practical and has logical answers for our questions. She always puts our minds at ease and is thoughtful and caring. We love her!
We didn't see the doctor until almost 45 mins past our appointment time.
Dr. Cheswick was great. I really appreciated her knowledge and time.
Wonderful and thorough. We see her for all of our regular appointments and have great confidence in her expertise.
My son made a point to tell me after the visit that he really liked the MD.
always a good experience
PA was great.
waited over 30 min after scheduled appointment time to see Dr
Excellent appointment with the doctor!
Dr. Chesek is always both friendly and professional.
did not review any medications or give script for inhalers. states was in the waiting roomat least 45 minutes for a 5 minute visit-
She was very patient and answered the many questions that I had. She was also very nice and made my daughter feel comfortable.
We love Dr. C!!
everything was great! she made my children feel comfortable.
great hands on with our daughter
We really enjoyed our visit!!
I had several different questions including about a referral for a consult, she provided information for all of them.
I thought this particular doctor was very nice as she went through the whole list if my daughter's questions.
Dr Chesek listened to all my concerns and was very open and helpful
Dr. Chesek is such a wonderful pediatrician. You can tell she cares about each of her patients. She talks with each parent and shows true compassion for the children.
doctor was great. we waited over an hour for walk in care. that was tough with a toddler with us
I had a dual appt for both of my young daughters (ages 2 and 4 years). The doctor we visited with could NOT have been more AMAZING! She took her time with each child, made the appointment "fun" for them and made me feel like my children were important to her and not like they were just "another appointment to be seen"... I hope to have all of my future appointments scheduled with her. She was thorough and knowledgeable and answered any questions I had in a clear and concise manner. Simply put...she was incredible!
there was a little bit of a wait but not bad. Dr Chesek is awesome. she was caring and attentive and knowledgeable when responding to questions.
did not see the doctor until one hour after our scheduled appointment.
I like that the doctor was realistic and honest with studies and her opinions.
love our doctor! she is the best!
everyone at the office was wonderful explained everything I needed them to and provided me with all of the necessary paperwork I needed
Dr. Chesek is wonderful. She is very helpful when my children are sick. She is very kind and compassionate.
I love Dr Chesek! She always provides information for me and my son.
Dr Chezic is a great doctor, she was informative and very nice to me and my child. I would recommend her and see her again for our family.
Dr. Chesek is awesome. Both of my kids love to see her and have great respect for her. The appreciate her tips and tricks, and they are very comfortable seeing her.
My other child has a different Pediatrician. I appreciated Dr Cheswick and will keep her as the new baby's doctor.
We were right on time for our appointment and we waited another 45 minutes to be seen.
This was our first time seeing Dr. Chesek and she was fantastic. I would recommend her to anyone!
Dr. Chesek had only seen my daughter a few days after birth and after recent experiences with other physicians at the practice I have found she is my favorite due to her professional, kind, and understanding demeanor as well as her great interaction with my daughter.
Everything was great!!
took extra time with us to help take care of my child
always have a great experience when there all the doctors were very friendly and never feel rushed
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