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UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
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Total Comments: 113
Tamara is always very thorough and answers all of our questions. She is knowledgeable and pleasant. My kids really like her.
Very knowledgeable and advocated for inpatient treatment for my child when needed
Love Tamara. Look forward to seeing her each time. I'm always confident we will have a good experience and receive high quality care for my children.
We found Tamara thorough and easy to talk to, and enjoyed see her.
Tamara was great! We enjoyed seeing her.
we love Tamara! She makes my kids feel comfortable, listens to my questions and concerns and explains things simply. She is the best!!!
Tamara is friendly and takes time to talk with you during the appointment.
Tamra and her student were great in Dr. Fadrigo's absence. Dr. Fadrigo has always been great with our children as well.
Tamara is always so friendly and helpful!!
Tamra is an excellent health care provider to both of my children.
My children both just love Tamera, and it makes going to the pediatrician easy when they respond so well to her. We left a different pediatric practice 3 years ago due to bad office experiences, even though we loved the doctor there. We then came to this practice, and at this practice, not only do we love the provider, we also have had no practice/office staff issues.
Tamara is always professional, friendly, and helpful.
We love coming into the office to see Tamara! She is wonderful with our little girl and always explains things to us. Both of our children see Tamara. We feel so fortunate to have a kind, well educated, and thorough provider for our kids! Thanks!
always had the best of care
Tamara took her time. she really listened to my child.
She took adequate time with us and answered all questions we had. She also addressed not only me, but my 13 year old son.
I really appreciated the good care my daughter received and that the provider took the time to answer my questions and make us feel comfortable.
Tamara is wonderful. She is very direct in her communication. I also like that she listens intently to me and my concerns, but also spends time talking with my son. he is only 4, but it makes it a better process for him.
great experience as always with Tamara.
We recently moved from Pittsburgh and it was our first time in your office. From start to finish everyone (Recieptionist, nurse and Tamara were outstanding! a huge change from our previous office we were at. Very happy to be there and thank you!!
Tamara always treats us with respect and is genuinely attentive. she never makes us feel rushed but rather makes sure that we have all that we need from her before we leave. I would recommend Tamara to anyone seeking quality care with compassion and professionalism. as long as she remains there, we have no desire to look elsewhere for care for our children!
My child saw Tamara today. She makes my children feel comfortable in the office. She is a very warm and comforting person. My children absolutely love her. We request her every time they need to be seen. She is very passionate about her job and it really shows!!!
Tamara is always helpful, knowledgeable, and respectful. She never makes me feel like she is rushing the appointment or going through the motions.
this provider is one of the best!
Although Tamara is not my usual provider, it was apparent that she took appropriate time prior to or visit to be familiar with her history.
we absolutely love Dr Burns and Tamara. They are always friendly, personable, take their time with your child and explain things well. we would recommend them to all our friends.
the provider seemed rushed.
Always called in a timely manner and Dr Murphy is always polite and can relate being a parent as well!
Tamara not only provided excellent care during my son's sick visit but made follow up referrals and called me herself with test results received over the weekend. She also sent the prescription to the closest 24 hour pharmacy so treatment could be started immediately.
We love Tamera. She is always kind and gives you the time and attention you need. You never feel like you're rushed to be in and out.
Tamera is excellent. My children love to see her and she provides quality care.
This was a first visit for us transferring from Allegheny health network. We were very unhappy there and felt like noone listened to our concerns regarding our sons health. Tamara was was easy to talk to and provided us with great information. wish we would have made the change sooner.
Tamara was very thorough and knowledgeable. She answered all of my questions and was very good with my son. Highly recommend.
I really love Dr. Tamara! She always takes time to answer all of my questions and is supportive in answering them! You can tell she really cares about what she does and she is always bright and cheerful! I always enjoy our visit!
she did a great job!
Ms. Tamara Murphy is excellent, the best provider I've ever experienced. She has a superb bedside manor and is extremely thorough. if I enter the office concerned for my child, I leave the office feeling at ease and that my child had the best possible care. I would not trust anyone but Ms tamera with my child. I am currently expecting my second child and will makesure that Ms Tamera will be the new child's provider also.
Tamara was great!! She answered all my questions, was friendly, and came to the exam room in a timely manner. However, I had to wait quite a long time for the nurse to come in at the end of the appointment for my child to receive scheduled immunizations.
Tamara is a phenomenal advocate for my children. she's personable, knowledgeable and caring. she has always take the time to listen and provide important information.
We absolutely love Tamara. She interacts so well with Sloane, and always gives practical advice. I fully trust Tamara with our kids medical needs.
Tamara is always professional and always kind. we highly recommend her
Tamara was amazing!! By the time she came in to check out my kids, my 2 year old was a complete disaster and she calmed her down and made her feel comfortable. She was kind and patient, she listened to concerns and explained things clearly.
We always are treated with respect when our son is treated at this office and feel that our concerns are addressed and taken seriously. He is a healthy boy and we feel confident when we leave the office that we are doing a great job.
Tamara is wonderful- she knows my child and is always very thorough.
Tamera Murphy is a great provider. She takes time to listen to our concerns. I also like that she addresses my child directly, instead of just talking to the parent. Not only does she have good pediatric office experience, but her experience as a parent herself makes her a great provider and easy to relate to.
Tamara is amazing! She always explains things well to us and our 10 year old son. She continues to integrate the developmental needs of our son while speaking to us/him during the visit.
I feel confortable with that Office
Tamara took great care in listening to the concerns I had about my son, never once making me feel rushed. I was shocked to check my watch when we were leaving, not realizing just how much time Tamara had spent with us. She provided great suggestions that made me feel comfortable moving forward.
The office girls are AMAZING and kind. The always go above and beyond!! The nurses are compassionate and caring. Tamara is the best. Thank you for the exceptional care once again! :)
We've been seeing Tamara for years, always very happy with the care she provides.
we love ccp west Millcreek
Tamera is wonderful. she is so friendly and informative. My kids actually like going to appointments when they know it's going to be her they see.
We absolutely loved Tamara, my daughter has been talking about how nice she was several days after the doctors appointment. This after receiving a flu shot, which she doesn't like! She isn't our regular doctor but I specifically wanted to get my daughter in on that date, but we were so pleased with her we would absolutely request her in the future.
Tamara Murphy makes my child feel safe and comfortable. I would recommend her to anyone looking for excellent care.
Tamara is very thorough and respectful. She shows professionalism and talks to my daughter with genuine concern.
The receptionists are always very friendly and helpful when I arrive for my children's well visits. We only see Tamara when we come and she is always very knowledgeable and attentive to any concerns or questions that I have.
The professionals were friendly and courteous and answered all questions asked about our daughter's health.
Tamara Murphy goes above and beyond. She is knowledgeable, kind, and listens completely. She is always available to answer questions and she takes her time with you. She actually knows my children, which is so rare many times. I feel completely comfortable with her and would recommend her to anyone.
We love coming to this office and will continue to bring our child here for his medical care.
Tamara Murphy is very knowledgeable, respectful and professional. We have been lucky enough to have her since Dr. Leonard left.
good eye contact. provided holistic appropriatw answers
she is a great provider. she very smart and she always listens to me about my children. she gives good feed back I have reffered over 10 people there that are your patients now and I will keep doing the same as long as the care from Dr.Murphy and Dr. Burns. remains the same
Friendly, spent time getting to know my child
Tamara is always so comforting and sweet to my children and always takes time to answer many questions!
Tamara is superb. She is always super attentive not only with myself but with both of my children. She answers all of our questions very thoroughly and genuinely cares about the well being of my children. It makes it a very easy visit every time
We love Tamara!
We love Tamara and believe she provides our children with the best possible care. She remembers our children from visit to visit, speaks to them directly, and always listens to all our health concerns. She is an excellent PA.
She is very thorough and always does a great job with my children. We enjoy seeing her!
This office is always pleasant, comforting and knowledgeable from the front staff to the nurses and doctors. They do a wonderful job and I always recommended this office.
We usually meet with Tamera, sometimes Dr. Burns. We are always satisfied with the care our daughter receives there. Whenever she is not feeling well they are always able to get us in the same day.
Tamra is always helpful. Questions always get answered and any information/phone numbers I need are always given before I leave. Tamra is an asset to your office.
It was a great experience. Tamara Murphy is wonderful.
Tamara is always kind and friendly.
Tamara is amazing, her medical knowledge is superb and her bed side manor is even better. all around an excellent doctor, I would not trust anyone else with my child care.
We love Tamara! She is excellent with kids and always very patient and caring. After leaving, my 3 y.o. son said "I like my doctor, she's so nice to me!". He also requested to go back and see her the next day!
Absolutely love this office! the staff are so helpful with every single question I have about my daughter and also my son, they take my questions very seriously.
Tamara took time with us and answered all of our questions.
we absolutely love Tamara!!!! she and her staff are always pleasant and understanding
Tamara is so personable and really makes my daughter feel comfortable while we are there. She listens to everything going on and really shows concern for her.
wonderful staff that are patient and kind. knowledgeable and experienced.
We love Dr. Tamara. She knows all 4 of my children, remembers issues they have and is always willing to answer any questions. She is very sweet and explains everything clearly and never makes me feel bad for asking any question.
In the last year, I've probably come into contact with more than 20 care providers (doctors, specialists) for my families care.Tamara is the provider I trust most!Tamara is caring, compassionate, truly listens, engaged in connecting with my children and myself, explains the why's( both why choosing certain treatments but also why issue is occurring,) and ensures all processes function to help us have the best possible experience.
Tamera was great with Asher and helped answer all questions I had!
Tamara did a great job with my newborn baby! She was awesome and if I cannot see the doctor I definitely would like to see her again!
Tamara is Amazing and an asset.
I really appreciate how Tamara takes a minute to build rapport with our children/engage them on their level prior to assessing them clinically. We are very satisfied when we receive her care.
Tamara has eased my worries about childhood vaccinations.
We love Tamara. She's always friendly and great with kids and adults. We trust her and feel confident in the care she provides.
Tamara was very thorough with our concern and had a lot of good information for us. She was attentive and showed true concern. My daughter had an episode after receiving a flu shot of feeling faint, and Tamara was so calm and helpful. She got her a snack to regulate her blood sugar and made absolutely sure my daughter was ok before letting us go. Both of my girls have been seeing Tamara since she was in Dr. Russo's office and we are so pleased with the care we receive from her. We were very sad to see Dr. Russo retire (though very happy for Dr. Russo!) but we are so glad to have someone else that takes the time to listen to all of our concerns and questions and seems genuinely invested in our family's healthcare.
very fast getting a same day appointment for my sick child and staff was very caring and gentle with child.
this was the first time we have been here because our child is 6 days old. after birth she had light therapy and the hospital recommend we get in for a follow up with a provider asap. even with the holidays they were able to get us in next day. Tamara was very pleasant and sweet with our baby and us. we were very pleased with our experience!
we love Tamara. she is always kind and patient during our appointments.
Tamara is amazing
Tamara is always courteous and treats us as i would imagine she would treat her friends, she has amazing bedside manner and fills me in on any and all suggestions she has
it was great
Tamara is an excellent provider! We are grateful to have her care for our children.
I always ask for Tamara Murphy since she has started at our office. We miss Dr. Leonard, but have been very happy with Tamara Murphy!!
I always had a good experience with this provider.
Tamara was excellent and had great interaction with my son.
we have always had excellent care when we see Tamara or Dr Burns. They show concern for any of my questions and never rush us through
We had a great 4 month visit. I feel that the staff does their best to handle an unnerving time during the vaccinations.
Always love to see Tamara Murphy, she is very competent and caring!
This was our first visit meeting with Tamara. Knowledgeable provider. Great bedside manner.
Tamra is so great with my kids she is always helpful and has a great attitude about her job and you can tell she love s what she does!
Tamara is very friendly and relates well to young adults. Responds well to questions and concerns. Excellent provider of health care.
We love Tamara. She is great with the kids & always very easy to talk to.
I have nothing to worry about when my child is in the hands of Tamara! We love her! Thank you!
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