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Total Comments: 100
Engaged my child during her thorough exam, addressed all of my questions.We enjoy seeing Dr. Dicenzo.
Dr DiCenzo is always well prepared and very knowledgeable.
Dr. Dicienzo always treats us like family. She approaches every situation with great concern, spends ample time taking with my child and makes us feel very comfortable.
She is amazing & very knowledgeable
As always, we look forward to our visits with Dr. Dicenzo and are so very lucky to be in her care. She is so kind and wonderful with children and is so very knowledgeable about every topic we bring up with her. She answers our questions completely and honestly. We could not be happier with Dr. Dicenzo!
Valentina DiCenzo is one of the best health care providers I see. I have specialists in different areas but she is different because she listens to me, takes time to explain the plan of action, and genuinely cares about me as a patient! I really appreciate all the time and effort she has put in my life to help me be the best that I can be! I am thriving and that is partly due to her!
we love Dr. Tina. she is always friendly and knowledgeable not gives me great comfort to have my children's health care in her hands.
we usually see whatever doctor is available. However, this is the first time I have seen a doctor at this location that I will definately request for planned visits. She was wonderful, answered all our questions and concerns, and made my daughter very comfortable. Excellent care!
Dr Tina was great.
Dr. DiCenzo is the absolute best doctor. She is an excellent provider and relates well to her patients and families.
I have absolutely loved having Dr. Valentina DiCenzo as my pediatrician. Dr. DiCenzo has always showed great interest and respect in me as a patient and my health choices. She is the best!
great experience. I loved that she talked directly to my kids first and asked them questions about their health
The exam was very thorough and she gave my children the care and treatment they needed.
we absolutely love Dr DeCenzio. We have been seeing her since my daughter was born 4 years ago. I can't imagine entrusting my child's health care to anyone else. She takes the time to speak with me and also speak with my child in terms she will understand. My daughter is comfortable with her and that is so important to me.
Dr DiCenzo is a wonderful doctor and she knows her stuff - plus she's willing to take time to listen to your concerns
She is Super! Has taken care of all my children
Very thankful for this practice and the providers. Dr. Dicenzo is the best!
thank you to dr vincenzio for finding the mistake in my son's immunization records. because she found the mistake, we will have time to resolve before he goes to college.
great experience. willbe taking my kids back.
Dr DiCenzo is fabulous. She takes her time and really listens to both my daughter and me. She knows Maggie's history and is very thorough in her checkup.
Dr. Tina was so patient, kind, and fun. My two year old typically screams through most of his appoints, but Dr. Tina made the whole appointment seem like a game.
this doctor is beyond amazing!!
Dr. DiCenzo is the best doctor! She gave a thorough well visit for my daughter, answered all of our questions, and respected my daughter. I love how she addresses my daughter and gives her the time of day, making her feel important and valued.
Dr. Dicenzo has been providing excellent care for my kids for 12 years. She is always very thorough and knowledgeable. She takes our concerns seriously. She consistently speaks directly and age appropriately to my kids about their health and the importance of making healthy choices in all areas of their lives. I leave our well visits feeling blessed to have her treating my children. I've never been disappointed with one of her visits. She is an amazing doctor!
Dr. Dicenzo is hands down one of the best doctors around! Even with a parent in the room, she is careful to engage the child, make the child engage with her, and it is a beautiful encounter to watch. I appreciated how she spoke to my daughter about not only her health but about things she might encounter as a middle school student. She was amazing and I really love that my children have her as their doctor.
We love Dr. Dicenzo and we have had a great experience with her so far. She is outgoing, warm, and takes plenty of time with our son. She listens to our concerns and answers our questions. She does a full physical evaluation and you can tell she cares about her patients. The only thing I will say is she tends to give a lot of information at once and it can be a little overwhelming to process everything (but that's just me.. I should probably write everything down!) She also talks pretty fast & interrupts sometimes when you have something to say. However; overall, she is great at what she does and we will continue to see her!
Thorough check-up, addressed all questions and concerns, knowledgeable about all care currently being provided. We always have a great experience.
Dr. Dicenzo is awesome. She related well with my daughter and as always was very knowledgeable about my daughter's medical issue. I especially appreciated that she addressed my daughter directly and engaged her in her own health care.
great providergreat office
This practice is top notch in every way. I drive 20 miles to go here because if the staff and the care.
the doctor talked to my child with care and respect. we did not feel rushed and she took the time needed fin explain things fully.
she is the best
Dr. Tina is the BEST of the best!I have recommended her to 4 other families, and every single one of them cannot get over how thorough she is with their child, along with knowledgeable & she answers all questions & never rushes & spends up to an hour, (sometimes more) with your child, which is unheard of these days.
Dr Dicenzo is an absolutely amazing provider. She goes above and beyond with taking the time to listen to any and all concerns.
excellent care was provided.
Dr. D is a great pediatrician! She is so easy to talk to and cares so much for her patients!
We love Dr. Tina. She is great with my kids and always spends the right amount of time with us. She is great! We would recommend her to anyone.
dr Valentina dicenzo is an excellent dr- she takes excellent care of us, u can tell she clearly cares, explains things so well to us- takes her time with us - our experience is just excellent!
Dr. Tina is wonderful and this office does an amazing job.
Dr diCenzo is wonderful! My son has been seeing her since birth. she knows him a d takes the time to explain and listen during visits. Thank you for being so kind and amazing!
Dr. DiCenzo is THE BEST!
She was one of the best doctors my daughter has ever had! She listened to her and I with purpose and intent to help. Im very thankful that we found her.
Dr. Tina is very knowledgeable and is excellent with children/teenagers. she made our experience excellent.
Fabulous as always!
Dr. DiCenzo engaged my daughter with questions about her likes and concerns. She thoroughly addressed my questions and made appropriate referrals and suggestions. She also tried to comfort my daughter with regard to her fear of injections.
Dr. Dicenzo is the best doctor I have ever been to! She spends quality time with me every time. She gives great medical and life advice. I always feel comfortable with her, she is like talking to a friend.
She was an excellent provider. She was thorough, willing to spend time on health concerns we had, and was very knowledgeable. We will definitely come back to see her.
Dr. Dicenzo was just wonderful. We had a bit of a wait, but that was expected for walk-in on a weekday night. She took the time to answer all my questions, despite it being nearly 7. My daughter loved her! I receive excellent care every time I'm at Hampton CCP. Can not say enough good things about all the providers, RNs/MAs and front office staff
Very friendly, kind and knowledgeable.
Dr Tina is excellent. She has a great way of dealing with kids and getting them to listen to her, as well as kindness and respect for the parents. She is very practical as well and doesn't order tests or x-rays that would harm a child when it isn't necessary. I trust her completely and she is our favorite dr in the practice group.
Dr. DiCenzo is a wonderful doctor! She attentively listens to the child and the parents. Then, she clearly diagnoses the problem. Our son had a colon issue after a virus, and she did an excellent job detecting this problem. She then called us back with an appropriate plan of action to help our son! Thsnk you!!!
Dr. Dicenzo is amazing. I am so thankful for her. She is extremely knowledgeable, patient and works great with my kids. She is by far my favorite doctor. I really can't express enough how much I appreciate the time she spends with me and my children listening to my concerns and explaining her thoughts. Dr. Dicenzo is truly an Angel.
She was super kind and engaged in the visit! She remember and had reviewed my history and was able to connect to me!
Dr. Dicenzo took plenty of time with me and my son to examine him and answer my questions. She also went out of her way to see if my son's grandmother and I could get flu shots from their staff, for convenience and to protect Brayden and my 5 week old. Both of us were able to get flu shots to help to protect my children. We love Dr. Dicenzo!
We are so blessed to be in Dr. Dicenzo's care. She is empathetic, knowledgeable, and trustworthy.
Dr Tina was amazing!!! so kind and had such I lovely approach with my son. She took the time needed to assess what the issues were, in a friendly and gentle manner, and spoke with my son and asked him how he was and explain things to him rather than just explaining things only to me. I really loved how she treated my son.
We love going to CCP Allison Park, worth the 40 min drive!
dr. dicenzo is excellent. she took the time to listen to all of our questions and concerns and answered in a very supportive and warm way. This meant a lot as some of the subject matter was sensitive.
Dr. Dicenzo is awesome. She is great with the kids. She is patient, caring and very knowledgeable.
Dr. Dicenzo is awesome. She is patient, kind and very knowledgeable.
We love Dr. Valentina DiCenzo - she is so wonderful with both of my kids!
excellent doctor. leaves nothing unanswered and is exceptionally good with children. makes everyone feel comfortable
Absolutely love this office and staff.
Dr.DiCenzo is wonderful- knowledgeable, attentive and excellent clinically
Dr. Dicenzo is the best! She really explains best health practices in a way the children can relate to and accept. I wish she could be my doctor as well!
we absolutely love Dr DiCenzo and would follow her wherever she went that's how much we love her. She's knowledgeable, caring, and easy to talk to - what more could you want in a doctor?
The doctor took her time and explained everything in detail. Gave the children EXCELLENT advice and was very caring, concerned, and involved.
We always get excellent care from Dr. DiCenzo, and all of the staff.
Dr. Dicenzo is so thorough. She is well worth the wait! I don't care how long I have to wait to get my kid's appointments with her, or how long we have to wait in the waiting room. I recognize that that level of care takes time, and I can appreciate that she provides that for every patient she sees before us. I'd much rather have a quality appointment than a quick one. She is very respectful to me, and very kind and soft with my children.
Dr. DiCenzo is wonderful. We are very fortunate to have her as our Pediatrician.
Dr.DiCenzo is the best!
We love Dr Tina. She is by far the best provider we have seen for our children. She always talks directly to our kids and makes them feel comfortable. She is patient and understanding when they are crying and upset. She is always kind and understanding to me and explains things perfectly.
I love seeing Dr. Dicenzo, she is fantastic with my son, listens to my concerns and is very knowledgeable!
Dr. Dicenzo is wonderful. She listens, takes you seriously and always addreses the concern. We have been going to pediatricians for 17 years for 3 children and she is the only pediatrician I trust implicitly with my children.
The doctor spent a long time in her busy schedule with us to go over all possible problems. I am very appreciative.
Dr. Dicenzo is the best!! Very knowledgeable!
Dr. Dicenzo was wonderful, with both my very active son and myself, answering questions clearly and explaining everything carefully.
Dr. Dicenzo is an exceptional doctor. She is very thorough and courteous. I love the way she directly speaks with my kids. Absolutely love her!!
We are very satisfied with the care provided to our child! The staff is very kind! Very Blessed to have such a wonderful team of professionals on our side providing care to our child! Thank you!!!
We love Dr. Tina. She makes me feel confident and comfortable as a mom. Talks to me about any signs or issues she sees but doesn't make me feel bad or upset in my parenting skills. She talks directly to my children in a very nice way that makes them feel comfortable. She makes our visits enjoyable and spends a lot of time with us.
Dr. DiCenzo is an excellent doctor. wish she would see adults.
Dr. DiCenzo and staff are fantastic! So great to have staff who remember and acknowledge your child, from memory. Wonderful to have a doctor who can readily relate to an adolescent, as they have a child of their own along with all of their experiences.
Dr. Tina was great! she was attentive, and caring.
we love going to CCP and seeing Dr. Discenzo. she is fantasticwith children, compassionate, and thorough and the staff is always welcoming
always patient with the children and explains things so they understand.
Dr. was wonderful. She treated me and my child with respect. She acknowledged he was the patient, not me, and allowed him to answer. She was patient and kind with all of us (I had 2 other kiddos with me) and answered all of our questions.
none it was wonderful very happy with practice
Dr. DiCenzo is a wonderful, caring, and thorough doctor. I would highly recommend her to anyone.
Dr. DiCenzo was amazing with my daughter. My daughter is 13 and she is having some emotional problems and Dr. DiCenzo treated her with respect and my daughter opened up to her. She listened and explained and validated her feelings. I was relieved that she took her seriously and my daughter has asked to see her again in the future, when needed.
I could not be happier with the care we have received at Children's Community Pediatrics/Healthquest in Gibsonia. Dr. Valentina DiCenzo is everything you would want your child's doctor to be- extremely knowledgeable, warm, attentive, and friendly. She genuinely cares about her patients and parents. As a first-time mom, I appreciate the careful and considerate attention and reassurance Dr. DiCenzo has given me.
Dr. Dicenzo is fantastic. I think very highly of all of the providers, but she is my favorite based on her "bedside manner," knowledge, and depth of care she has provided for years for my children.
Dr. Dicenzo is the best. There is another provider at this office that I am always dissatisfied with. When I go in for a walk in and DiCenzo unexpectedly walks into our room, I feel so relieved. She genuinely listens to me when I express my concerns about my child and never makes me feel like I am silly for asking or being concerned.
all good things to say!
Dr. DiCenzo is absolutely wonderful! she is kind and compassionate and really takes time to listen and explain what is going on. it is also comforting knowing my child is in good hands with her medical knowledge and skills.
Dr. DiCenzo and staff are TOP NOTCH! We went for one ailment, and needed to address another. Dr. DiCenzo was not disturbed and addressed all concerns very calmly, with great patience and professionalism. We are very blessed to have a superior doctor and staff to compliment their teaming efforts. The receptionists always address everyone by name, upbeat, cheery and very understanding. Our highest recommendation for all of their exceptional work! Now reward them with a raise!
Dr. Dicenzo is the absolute best. She talks with my child in ways he can understand and respond. She asks him questions, instead of me, even though I'm there, which is great for a 10 year old. Makes him feel like he's a part of his appointment. She's our favorite dr in that practice and the only one we see for well child visits.
Excellent hand hygiene. We really like Dr. DiCenzo!
Thanks for the excellent care Dr. Valentina Dicenzo. Appreciate all your help.
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