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Total Comments: 29
We are very happy with the care we receive from Dr. Vellody and the entire Down syndrome clinic!
I really look to see Dr Vellody. he listen very attentive and very detailed oriented.
Dr.V is the absolute best.
Dr Vellody always takes the time to explain issues in understandable ways, and always listens carefully.
Dr. Vellody and his staff are wonderful. Dr. Vellody really listened to any questions we had about our son, and took the time to fully explain the answers. His care for our son has always been excellent. The rest of the staff is also very helpful and efficient. I would recommend Dr. Vellody to any parent who was looking for a genuine, knowledgeable, and thorough doctor for their child.
excellent physician service
Dr. Velodi is wonderful asset to our child and the Down Syndrome center
we had a great visit and we love all the staff we interacted with!
Always a great experience with this doctor.
Dr. Vellody is top notch at what he does. He asks the perfect questions and gives thoughtful answers. I appreciate his knowledge for the Down Syndrome community. I value his input and advice for my twins both with Down Syndrome.
Dr.Vellody was about amazing, he took his time to sit and talk with us and our family about any questions or concerns we had. we left the appointment with much joy in our hearts.
We love the entire staff at the center. They are caring, welcoming and always full of information and support.
Dr. Vellody is amazing! He really listens and has such a great rapport with my son. He is so knowledgeable and caring as well.
Everything was excellent!
very thorough and thoughtful.
Amazing experience. We drove four hours to specifically see this doctor and we were not disappointed.
provider listened and was easy to talk to
Dr. Vellody is one of the best doctors! He is so passionate about his work. He truly loves what he does and cares for his patients! I would recommend him to be everyone's doctor if I could!
Dr. Vellody is wonderful. He is so patient, kind & thorough. He always answers all of our questions. Everyone at his office is as amazing as he is.
Dr. Vellody was extremely knowledgeable, helpful, approachable, and kind. He spent a lot of time making sure that our questions about our daughter were answered and understood. He also took the time to guide us toward support groups and other resources for our daughter within the community. It was quite evident that Dr. Vellody not only was extremely knowledgeable, but that he has a true love and passion for his work. We were so pleased with our visit and we are looking forward to returning!
This was our first time visiting the Down Syndrome clinic and seeing Dr. Vellody. He was very warm and inviting - like talking to a friend instead of a physician. He made us feel very calm and welcomed our questions regarding our child's care. We never felt rushed or like we were keeping him from anything. He is a true asset to the department.
Our annual visits with Dr. Vellody are always a highly positive experience. He is very knowledgeable, compassionate, and generous with his time. He has an easygoing demeanor and is great with our daughter. Beginning with our first appointment eight years ago, we have had an extreme comfort level with Dr. Vellody.
I love that we benefit from Dr Vellody's knowledge and experience with children with Down syndrome. He is incredible in my opinion
We have always had a good experience.
excellent care!! Thank you
Dr Vellody is a wonderful physician, and part of a terrific team at the Down syndrome clinic. We are SO GRATEFUL to have him as a resource and doctor. He listened to everything we had to say, and took plenty of time to make sure our questions were answered. He asked about things I'd never even thought of, which gives me plenty of time to do research and observe things about my daughter before any problems arise.
Dr. Vellody is an invaluable resource to the Down syndrome community.
we so appreciate the kind and compassionate effort given by the medical staff we consistently receive from the Down Center.
Dr Vellody and the Down syndrome clinic has been a godsend for us. The information and community they opened up for us is outstanding
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4401 Penn Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
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