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Internal MedicinePulmonary Disease
MD, University of Florida College of Medicine Gainesville, FL
Wake Forest University School of Medicine Winston-Salem, NC
Medical College of Virginia Richmond, VA
UPMC PresbyterianUPMC Magee-Womens HospitalUPMC Mercy
*Dr. Wenzel is a member of the Allergy and Immunology Fellowship faculty and does not see pediatric patients.
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: 104
She's the best thing that's ever happen to me as a physician. She's the reason I'm alive today.
Dr Wenzel is the best. she is always available when you need her. She is also very compassionate. I would recommend her to everybody. She is the best!!!!
sally is the best doctor I could ever ask for. she saved my life and is on call for me 24/7 . I recommend her to anyone that would listen. I very happy with her and UPMC.
she is a great doctor & has helped me so much. it is worth the traveling of 2.5 hours to see her.
I feel Dr Wenzel provides top notch care.
Dr. Wenzel is the BEST!
as this was my first visit with Dr. Wenzel I felt like I was treated with the utmost care and respect.
Dr. Sally Wenzel and Cathy Vitari are exceptionally good - engaging, responsive, caring, knowledgeable, accessible . . .
best possible - outstanding
Dr. Camiolo and Dr. Wenzel were great! They really listened and tried to understand what my health problems were and didn't just prescribe a quick fix without getting more testing.
Dr. Wenzel's care has led to dramatic improvements in my asthmatic condition. She has clearly explained the details of my treatment so that I feel comfortable that I know why such treatment has been successful.
Dr Wenzel was wonderful. She took charge of my situation and with confidence she sent me along feeling great that someone can care as much as she cares. I am well pleased.
I had previously been to 3 other pulmonologists. Dr. Wenzel is the first one who truly listened to me.
Dr, Wenzel is the best doctor I have ever had. She is so thoughtful about her conclusions once she hears my concerns. She takes time too. Down to earth, easy to share with.
my care provider is the best and her nurse Cathy is so good to very helpful.
Dr. Wenzel is the best doctor for treating my condition. That is why I travel from Cleveland to UPMC. No one at the Cleveland Clinic understood or provided the appropriate diagnosis in 2008 or care. I will travel 1-2 times per year to UPMC. I am blessed to have found such an amazing doctor who really CARES.
Dr Wenzel was very professional and treated me with respect. Very knowledgeable and trustworthy. She actually cares about my issue and is getting to the bottom of it.
My exoerience with Dr Wenzel and her nurse Cathy Vitari have always bee thorough! All questions answerd and more than that, they care about the whole person!!
Love!!! Dr Sally Wenzel, Love her nurseMs Vitteri. they respond quickly, they check on you regularly.if your in a severe breathing state and need extra help. they are there daily to watch, record changes and how to speed up your healing process. AAA++
Dr. Sally Wenzel is an outstanding doctor who truly cares about her patients.
I love Dr.Wenzel! She saved my life! I'm so thankful for having access to such a wonderful doctor.
Dr. Wenzel is the best and I am very luck to have her.
Doctor Wenzel,Is very professional and takes time with her patients. I was very ill a year ago and she checked on me everyday my husband told me. That's really amazing that she did that! She is really great!
Dr. Wenzel is the best!
Dr Wenzel is the best doctor. she has helped me so much with my health problem. never ever let her go. she's the best....
Dr. Sally Wenzel is one of my ideals of a dedicated doctor. Knowledgeable, compassionate, dedicated! She always spends as much time as she needs above and beyond anything one would expect. 14 years ago she saved my life. How can one possibly repay someone like that?She has become a dear friend and advocate! She scheduled my visit after clinic hours.
Dr. Sally Wentzel provided excellent care and advice. I would highly recommend her.
I absolutely adore Dr. Wenzel & would absolutely love to spend more time in an appointment with her!!!!! Otherwise, she's a 10 in my book!!!!
Excellent bed side manner and always listens to wait I say.
Dr Wenzel is the best. whenever I need her she is always there. I would highly recommended her to anyone.
She's personal. Takes tie with you. Gives you an accurate picture. answers all your questions truthfully. Either her or Kathy will always get back to you within 24 hours to answer any questions.
Dr. Wenzel and her staff are the B-E-S-T Best! Kathy, her long time nursing partner, is excellent. Together, Dr. Wenzel and Kathy are sincere, patient, knowledgeable, attentive, caring, compassionate, informative . . .
if it wasn't for her I would not be here. I am so glad I went to her !!!!
good that Dr W. reviewed bew advances in asthma treatment
SALLY WENZEL IS JUST THE BEST!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
I have been a patient of Dr.Wenzel for quite a few years. She is very important to me in my health care decisions, in fact, I look to her for advice that anyone else would go to their PCP.
Dr. Wenzel is the most prepared and professional Dr. I've seen. She has addressed and treated my Auto-Immune disease better than any Dr. prior.
Dr Wenzel is wonderful, and without doubt the best dr I have ever had. I have one ask of her however, and that is for her to add into her discharge notes the specifics regarding what she wants regarding medication changes so that I have them in writing and so that we are both on the same page! Usually there are builds or declines over certain periods and she goes thru that info quite quickly at the end of the appointment. writing it down would be a good add.
Dr. Wenzel saved my life!!!
Excellent provider. Listened and explained things patiently and thoroughly.
Very good at listening to me and my questions. Spend time to discuss items with me.
the office visit was very long, I arrived at 8am, did not see the doctor til 11am.
Dr. Wenzel is the best doctor I have ever had. I have recommended her to others and I do not do that lightly.
DR. Wenzel is an over the top physician with incredible skills and knowledge and patient oriented care...she is THE reason I stay with UPMC
Good experience anytime I have had an appointment.
GREAT Staff Really liked Vanessa, the PFS Tech too!
I met Dr. Wenzel for the first time and was very impressed with her thoroughness and how she listened to my issues. I have every confidence that she will figure out what is causing my breathing issues.
Dr. Wenzel is outstanding!
always very very good
I love my doctor...she has saved my life and my asthma has greatly improved since I chose her to be my doctor.
Dr. Wenzel is my Pulmonologist. My experience at this visit was a GOOD one. She took time to talk with me about some issues I've been having with my Asthma due to a URI. She increased one of my medications confident that it would improve my breathing.
Dr. Wenzel is clearly an outstanding doctor. She is caring, concerned, and relates well with the patient. Medically, it is obvious that Dr. Wenzel is exceptionally knowledgeable in all aspects of her profession.
This Dr. is amazing! All your Dr's should be half as caring and competent as Dr. Wendell. I would highly recommend her.
i thought she was excellent, she took the time to answer all questions and did a thorough exam.
Dr Wenzel is the best. I am so fortunate to have her as my doctor. I don't know if I would be alive if not for her.
Dr. Sally Wenzel is the best specialist I have ever seen. She is super knowledgeable about my lung condition and is very easy to talk to. I'm very lucky to have her as my doctor and know I'm getting the best care possible.
Very caring and knowledgeable as well as the Fellow
Either Dr. Wenzel or her nurse Catherine Vitari have always responded to my calls and have always addressed my concerns. Both are very professional and caring health professionals. They also take their time explaining anything I don't understand.
Dr. Wenzel is over the top wonderful physician....not only brilliant and able to nurture her patients to health but has an awesome bedside manner...I have never had a physician any time any place who is as available to patients as Dr. Wenzel...
Dr. Wenzel and her staff was very respectful.
Dr. Wenzel Is the most professional Dr.. that I see. I have Auto-Immune disease and have seen many Drs. She is #1.. Very thorough, and cares.
top notch doctors
I don't have nothing bad to say, she is the only provider I trust, she is very nice and cares about my health.
she was very kind and understanding.
Dr Sally Wetzler and her team and associates are the best I've ever dealt with and Ha e become like family to me. They're phenomenal.
Dr Wenzel is fabulous
I am very fortunate to be a patient of Dr. Wenzel. She is truly an exceptional doctor. If there is a treatment for your medical problem, Dr. Wenzel is the one that will find it. I could not ask for better care. Not only because of her expertise but she has genuine care and concern for her patients. Her staff is also top notch. Nurse Vitari is extremely knowledgeable and efficient. She too is an outstanding professional. You can always count on Cathy to help you.
Dr. Wenzell is the best doctor in the world when it comes to asthma. I am so pleased that she is my doctor and has been for some years.
Dr. Wenzel is awesome!
Dr Sally Wentzel has been professional and deligent in my care
Dr. Wenzel and Cathy are the best. they understand my current medical condition and are great people. I have never ever had a bad experience at that office. They always take the extra steps when providing care.
Sally Wenzel is an excellent physician.
Dr. Wenzel is both knowledgeable and the MOST caring doctor! Her patients become close friends and her concern for each patient is uppermost in her conscious! The loss of a patient is deeply troubling to her. 13 years ago, I was sent to see her for the very first time. She saved my life! She has been one of the greatest blessings in my life! She has rare qualities for any doctor! Her support has meant more to me than words could possibly express.
Dr Wensel is very one on one with me! she's one of a kind! couldn't want a more thorough physician!
I'm pleased with Dr. Wentzel and her staff.
Dr. Sally Wenzel and her staff are the best I have ever experienced. From the people who check me in at the office to the time I leave the office, I am so impressed.
Dr Wenzel is awesome, always trying to find the best next step in my care
none all visits weregood
I usually have a good experience when I need to come for an appointment. Appreciate the courtesy and interest shown during the time I am in the room for them to take blood, etc.,
Always professional when I'm in her office. I couldn't ask for better care . We are blessed to have her in the UPMC system.
I love Dr Wensel she's the best and her nurse Kathy is very helpful with questions I have no matter what time of day I know I can call her and she will answer my question or get back with me
Dr. Wendell and her team have given me back my life. I travel to UPMC from New York for treatment. I was very limited in my activities before coming to UPMC. I have been able to resume any activities I care to participate in without restrictions. The new medication developed through Dr. Wenzel's research has been extremely effective. I am most grateful.
As always, I was provided with excellent care and compassion.
Love Dr Wenzel. Always has time time for questions & concerns. Always knows all about me and every issue. Never is upset about how well I follow instructions - takes my issues in consideration. Calming and reassuring. Unbelievably knowable about everything I have - not just her specialty so she can see me as a whole and not just segmented in her area ~ Best!!
Dr. Wenzel, is the consumate professional.. I have a difficult auto-immune disease, and she has been excellent in developing a strategy to reduce my symptoms. I have 100% confidence in Dr. Wenzel.
There will never be a better doctor than Dr. Wenzel. The care she and her staff provides is outstanding.
I mentioned that I didn't see Dr Wenzel within 15 minutes of my scheduled appt. I saw on the board that Dr Wenzel's status was "delayed". Had this been most other doctors that I now see for other reasons, I probably would have been annoyed, but with Dr Wenzel, based on the excellent care she has provided me, I would have waited the entire day to see her if I had to. I'll plead redundancy, but it I would be remiss if I didn't mention one more time that the Doctors, nurses, staff, etc., at UPMC know how to do it the way it should be done. In my opinion, they should be the model for what should be expected when it comes to hospital protocol. I drive over 3 hours each way every time I have an appointment and I have never complained about that because the treatment I receive both medically and hospitably is outstanding.
Dr Wenzel is awesome, I am very grateful I was referred to her.
I can never say enough good for how wonderful Dr. Wenzel and her entire staff are. The empathy she shows for my condition is so important to me. I had a longer than usual wait, but that was because she was spending time with a patient who was in need. I love Dr. Wenzel, Catherine, their nurses and their receptionists. I look forward to my appointments.
this is an excellent, smart and knowledgeable provider.
Dr. Wenzel listened to me and really showed her concern. I would definitely recommend her to friends and family!
I couldn't ask for a better doctor for my asthmatic history than Dr. Sally Wenzel.
I consider Dr. Sally my primary physician. She is the most caring doctor that I have had in my life time. She is always available when I need her care for my asthma. I also want to praise Cathy Vitari, Dr. Wenzel's nurse. Between the two of them I couldn't have better care.
Dr Wensel is the best doctor ever.. Never let her go.. Also, Dr Wensel's nurse Kathy is so helpful and kind. Thank God I can get in touch with her to get information from or to get in touch with the Doctor for me.. Both are awesome!!!
Dr. Wenzel is always caring and informative as well as honest about my condition and when answering my questions. Her nurse Cathy always returns my calls in a timely manner; if it's to answer a question or have a prescription filled.
Dr. Sally Wenzel is world class and I am fortunate to have her as my doctor.
Dr. Wenzel & her staff arethe BEST! she is the best I physician I have ever had.
Sally E. Wenzel is the absolute best lung doctor around!! I only wish I lived in Pittsburgh to see her on a regular basis and not in Chicago (9-11 hours away). would never hesitate on recommending her to others that are having a very difficult time with finding a competent and compassionate doctor as Sally E. Wenzel!!
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