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University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Pittsburgh, PA
UPMC Children's Hospital of PittsburghUPMC Magee-Womens Hospital
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Total Comments: 56
Dr. Kursmark always answers any questions I have. She is extremely patient with my child and works to put my child at ease when she seems afraid of being at the doctor's office.
she is always very knowledgeable and provided excellent anticipatory guidance
Excellent doctor. very thorough and kind.
dr krusmark was wonderful. she listened, had looked at the X-ray prior and immediately fixed the problem with my daughters elbow. can't say enough good things about her or our visit.
Dr. k is amazing. She is very thorough and really makes me feel that she cares about me and my children. I would recommend her to everyone.
Very caring, listens to my concerns and gives the best medical advice possible that works for my child
We love Dr. Kursmark. I find her friendly, knowledgeable and easy to talk to.
We love all the pediatricians and nurses at CCP Shadyside. to a person they have been friendly, knowledgeable, and practical.
she is a superb physician ! would definitely recommend
The Dr was very helpful and did a thorough examination.
Dr. Kursmark is an amazing physician. I trust her completely with the health of my child, and she has outstanding bedside manner.
Dr. Kusmark is amazing!
very thorough, great listener, we trust her care
my child only sees Dr Kelly so I was very nervous about having someone else see him who is unfamiliar with his conditions but Dr kursmark was amazing she was patient she listened to understand my concerns and questions I am very pleased with the care she provided. my children have been patients of Kathy Kelly for 18 years and I am pleased to say she is apart of the best team
this was a walk in express care type of appt. it was great. we were seen almost right away and were out in 15 minutes. they. swabbed her throat and examined her and gave instructions
the visit was to make sure my son did not have a sinus infection but I asked about my son remaining with the office past his 18th birthday and if the office offered TB testing. she also provided first meningitis vaccine
We really love Dr. Kursmark. She's great with the kids and always takes the time listen and answer all our questions.
Dr. Kursmark is an amazing doctor. Her bedside manner is great. She is efficient and respects everyone's time while still being thorough. I have never felt rushed in an appointment, and I appreciate how much time and attention she gives us.
My child loves Dr. Kursmark and the office staff!
Dr. Kursmark is a great doctor. Never had a problem and appreciates her level of care for all my children
This was our first time seeing this provider. I was very pleased with how she had reviewed her record prior to seeing us. She was very attentive, answering all of our questions and asking many of her own. She even wrote down the answers to my questions on our paperwork.
we always have a great experience at this office
We used the walk-in sick child clinic and were seen within 10 minutes of arriving. My teenage son and I had not met Dr. Kursmark previously, but it felt like we had. She made us feel at ease. I would definitely see her again.
I very much respect dr kursmark!! she is an outstanding doctor. and I enjoy watching her with my kids they adore her!! and her opinion on my children is the only opinion I'll listen too. she is fantastic.
Dr. Kursmark was fabulous she saw us promptly and fit us in at the end of the day. She also guided us through the next few days as our child required further blood work. She is a wonderful provider!
Visit took longer because everything was repeated with the attending after the resident/med student saw my son. However, all of my questions were answered completely, which I appreciated.
Although very professional this provider's ability to build a trusting relationship with my teenager is weak.
Prompt, precise and very insightful physician
Dr. Kursmark is very nice and helpful.
Always pleased with Pittsburgh Pediatrics!!
The good experience is that she asks lots of questions about my child route habit and medical history to acquire as much as information about my child.
everyone in the office is nothing short of polite and courteous. they treat my toddler like she is special and important. they are wonderful and I've always been very happy with every experience I had with all of the staff, doctors and med students. I will always highly recommend this office and more specifically dr kersmark!
she was very polite made my daughter very comfortable
We always great visits with this provider
She is an amazing Doctor! Thank you!
we absolutely love my sons provider she's been seeing him for 4 years and I would do it all over again
excellent staff and providers.
I liked that she was very focused, did not waste time asking redundant questions and came up with a plan quickly.
Dr. Kursmark and the entire team have been exceptional! They have listened to all our concerns and worries. The always make you and your child feel like a priority. I have recommended them to all my friends.
I adore this office. this was the practice I had when I was a kid. you all are the best I trust what you all say and how you go about things. I love the compliments and the constructive criticism. it's appreciated.
We love Dr. Kursmark. I really admire her ability to be efficient while making us feel like we have her undivided attention. She listens to all our concerns and gives us thorough answers. I've never had a provider be able to respect patient's time (always being on time and staying on schedule) with providing such thorough care.
Great care during every visit!
Everything went smoothly, and also we were able to get in and out without much delay, while still getting the care we expected. Great experience.
This was our first meeting with Dr. Kursmark ( Dr. Cowden, my daughters original Physcian, retired last year). Dr. Kursmark was wonderful! Warm, engaging, and thorough. My daughter felt very comfortable with her. We were pleased with our visit. THe doctor spent a good deal of time with us and tried to assist in helping to solve the issues presented to her.
Dr. Meredith and her staff have been outstanding every time we've taken our daughter for routine check ups. All our questions/concerns are addressed very patiently and thoroughly by Dr. Kursmark. Thanks Dr.!
I receive great care during this visit
dr kursmark is phenomenal. she has been very accessible even when she is not at the Wexford location. she has called me from the shadyside office to answer questions.
Dr. Kursmark is amazing. she answered all our questions and brought nurse practitioner Kathy in to answer some breastfeeding questions.
Dr. Meredith listened to our concerns patiently and provided actionable ideas that we are going to implement. She seems very knowledgable and always eager to help us with any issues we have as new parents. Thanks Dr. Meredith!
Children's Hospital's main campus is located in the Lawrenceville neighborhood. Our main hospital address is:
UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
One Children’s Hospital Way
4401 Penn Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
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