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Total Comments: 137
I did not realize my child was as sick as she was until the Dr. told me to take her right away to Children's Hospital. The doctor did listen to what I thought was the cause and it turned out to be correct.
we love Dr. Varley. He is so great with the kids.
my son has profound autism/IDD. he usually sees Dr schott, but he saw Dr varley as a same day appt. my son was very anxious, but Dr varley's bedside manner was great. not all clinicians are like this.
We are always satisfied with the care our children receive at CCP Monroeville. The physicians know exactly what our children's needs are because they understand our family history. All staff at CCP Monroeville are knowledgeable, kind, and exemplify a sense of urgency during particular times when our children have been in dire situations.
Dr. Varley is wonderful. He is so good with my kids and is always very nice. He is very knowledgeable and makes you feel at ease.
Dr Varley is excellent! His bedside manner with children is amazing and puts my kids at ease as soon as he walks in the door.
Dr. Varley is amazing!! he goes above and beyond!
Dr. Varley is great. Wouldn't take my son anywhere else.
I was VERY impressed with Dr. Varley. he was so personable and knowledgeable with a wonderful bedside manner. it was our first interview seeing him, we will definitely see him again!
love Dr. Varley. he is excellent with the kids and also the parents!
Dr. Varley always takes the time to answer any questions about my child. He always talks to them and I feel he knows my children. I feel very comfortable speaking with Dr. Varley because he knows our family history, he has been our pediatrician for over a decade. My oldest is now 23 and my youngest is 14. He knows how I feel about flu shots (not a fan) and he doesn't pressure me. He does try every year, but doesn't make me feel like I am a terrible person for saying "NO" to the flu shot. I am comfortable with Dr. Varley, but the most important fact is that my CHILDREN are comfortable with Dr. Varley. It is a running joke in our house about Dr. Varley will check to see if Batman and Robin are in the Bat Cave !
appreciated the referral for a specialist to make sure we were being proactive with her medical condition.
Dr. Varley is great and takes his time, answers all questions, is very friendly and is great with the kids!
We have seen Dr. Varley for the past 23 years and loved every minute! He is a wonderful, caring doctor that is working in a great office. I would recommend him and the practice to everyone!
I think Dr Varley is amazing. He is extremely kind and helpful. He spends time with his patients and does not make me feel rushed. My kids look forward to our well visit check ups because of how he is with them. I cannot thank him enough for everything he does for our family.
very personable, calming for my child, caring, and professional
we love Dr Varley!! Best care ever!
Dr. Varley is an excellent doctor. My son has been seeing him for years. He is very professional, courteous, knowledge, helpful, and friendly.
Dr. Varley has been our family pediatrician for 22 years. He is awesome.
Dr. Varley is the best!
Great provider, extremely pleased by his demeanor and respect for my husband and me. Addressed every concern/question calmly, with helpful info, and without judgement. Mood was light and stress-free. will be seeing him again as our newborn's primary pediatrician going forward.
Dr. Varley is an excellent doctor!
All good. Dr, Varley and all the providers have always been very professional and helpful.
I waited 45 minutes in the exam room to see Dr Varley. I think one of the office staff should have updated me of how far behind he was. I also think he should have acknowledged that he was behind when he came into the exam room
very nice, down to earth, easy to talk to provider.
Dr. Varley is excellent and one of the best doctors I have met in my lifetime.
Dr. Varley seemed very competent and professional. Very friendly and personable also.
Dr Varley is an excellent provider. Spends time explaining normal growth and development for infants and listening to any concerns that I have about my daughter. Always feel valued and respected while being seen by Dr. Varley.
I was very pleased with our visit and how the doctor took the time to explain things to us.
Dr. Varley has exceptional interpersonal skills - my children feel at ease when seeing him. he is great at having difficult conversations and does so in a comforting and supportive way.
Dr. Varley shows compassion and care to my child to ensure his comfort ability. it makes for a more informative well visit. Dr. Varley listened to each of our concerns. Dr. Varley is the best doctor!!!
Dr. Varley was very interested and knowledgeable about my son's health. He didn't hesitate on questions I asked and he was very friendly to me and my son. he washed his hands before and after the visit and knocked on the door before entering and made sure my son's privacy was intact!! I would definitely recommend Dr. Varley to any parent. He knows his field and is great with kids!
office wait time way too long. after getting into the exam room - we waited for 30 minutes to see the dr.
We always get the best of care from Dr. Varley.
dr Varley is the sweetest man in the world. He talks to the kids in a fun way and has cute little nick names for each girl and my girls love when he says he sees Mac n cheese in their ears. so caring and so nice. we love him!
Dr Varley is the absolute best !!!
Dr. Varley is fantastic. It was very important to me that I find a pediatrician who my child could get to know and see for all of his visits, as I did not have that. We chose Dr. Varley because of his great reviews and being within the UPMC network. We are so glad we did! We drive 40 minutes to our appointments, despite having a CCP located closer to us, just to see Dr. Varley.
We first met Dr. Varley when our daughter was born and from the moment we met him, we knew he'd be our first and only choice for our daughter's care. Beyond his medical background, he is grounded and personable. We can express our concerns and questions to him with ease and our daughter responds favorably to him as well. Dr. Varley is the BEST!
Dr. Varley is wonderful with all of my children. He knows each one personally and shows a true interest in both their physical and mental well being. He's the best out there!!
Monroeville CCP is the best. As always, thank you.
visits are always pleasant. the staff are wonderful and kind. we cant say enough good things about this practice. we always get thorough answers and explanations, and are never left feeling as though something has gone without being checked.
Dr Varley is excellent with our son! He makes him laugh and feel safe.
I recommend DR. Varley
everything went well
Dr. Varley is a wonderful doctor and he takes the time to listen to my concerns and interacts very well with my teen. He seems to legitimately care about his well being and doesn't treat us like just another co-pay.
Dr Varley is a very good physician who takes the time to truly understand what is going on with your child
Dr.Varley helped my very nervous 6 yr old feel comfortable and got her laughing which really relaxed her
We are very lucky to have Dr. Varley as our pediatrician! He is thoughtful, knowledgable, and thorough, and he always listens to our questions and provides helpful answers.
Dr. Varley is outstanding! He always takes the time to listen to us and thoughtfully address all of our questions.
we love Dr Varley! he is wonderful with our daughter and us! he takes time with us to talk and go over all our questions!
Dr Varley is an excellent Pediatrician. We are grateful that he cares about our child's health and always answers any questions that we may have. We could not ask for better treatment. He is the best.
Dr Varley is exceptional every single time.
We had a great visit! Dr. Varley is always so knowledgeable and nice!
Dr Varley is absolutely wonderful with the children and makes sure the parent fully understands what is going on. We couldn't ask for a better doctor!
absolutely love Dr. Varley but every single time we see him the wait time is excruciating long-especially considereding he is a pediatrician and children don't have patience to sit in a small waiting room nervously waiting to be seen. I understand sometimes emergencies happen and there are times things get backed up but this is each and every time. Patients have to pay if they miss an appointment w/o calling within so many hour of their visit and if they are running late they may not be able to be seen that day because a doctors time is valuable but I think your patients time is just as valuable. Having them sit in a waiting room well past their appointment time doesn't show it.
dr varley is always a pleasure. he is always very pleasant and extremely good with our children. he takes the time to answer every question we have and gives advice as needed. he is an overall an excellent doctor.
This is the first time we saw this Doctor and he was Amazing!!!
Dr. Varley has always wonderful. He's patient, and understanding. Most importantly he's extremely knowledgeable, and gentle.
Dr Varley is always very kind and explains things in a way that's easy to understand.
Dr. Varley is the best Pediatrician that you have in every aspect (clinician to bedside manner).
we are so impressed and pleased with the care Lillian has received thus far. Dr. Varley has given us so much valuable information and treats us with so much respect and kindness.
Dr Varley was very good with our child. He took time with her and answered all our questions.
Dr. Varley always provides excellent care.
Dr. Varley was amazing!!! He was personable, attentive, patient with my newborn and easy to talk to.
dr. Varley is the best!!
We have always really liked visiting Dr. Varley. He is caring, kind, and really has an awesome "bedside manner" with kids.
Dr. Varley has been an excellent doctir for my kids.
Dr. Varley always listens closely to my concerns. He keeps calm about everything and ensures me that whatever problem we are having will be resolved. He is an excellent pediatrician.
Dr. Varley saw my first child at birth in the hospital and is one of the reasons I stick with this office. He is kind and genuine and attentive and professional and knowlegable - yet very down to Earth. Very impressed with him, every visit, since establishing care with him 4 years ago. I can't say enough good things about him.
he is always very good with my daughter and easy to talk to
Dr. Varley was fantastic! He spent so much time with my kids. He made my son feel very comfortable. He answered all my questions and I never felt rushed. I plan to always see him from here on out.
Dr. William Varley is a very time conscience man, he is very though in examining the patients and explaining anything that need to be explained to the parents and the patient. I would recommend him to anyone at any time.
Dr. Varley is an excellent provider. He takes the time to listen to any questions we may have as well as offer suggestions on improvement. He makes the visit to the doctor allot easier on our children.
wait in the exam room was a little long.
Dr. Varley is absolutely amazing! His bedside manner and professionalism is unmatched. All 3 of our kids love him and I recommended him to everyone.
We love Dr. Varley. He is so attentive to kids and makes them feel comfortable in addition to the parents.
Dr. Varley is great with kids and listens to any concerns and questions from the parents.
wonderful check-up doctor very helpful and listens and gave us quality time with him . Super with my son. Super doctor!!
This was our last appointment with Dr. Varley as I am now eighteen. We will all miss Dr. Varley. Dr. Varley has been such a kind and caring doctor over the years. He was the best!
Dr. Varley is an excellent pediatrician!
Dr.Varley is awesome!
really enjoyed seeing this provider cared for child and listed to mom. would like to continue to see this provider
We love Dr. Varley. He has been treating our children for twenty years. He and Dr. Falcon (at the same practice) have a very warm bedside mannner, they are thoughtful, kind, knowledgeable, and take the time to listen and interact with my children. They treat my children with respect and acknowledge their concerns. I wish my daughter, who has aged out, could continue at this practice.
Dr. Varley is the best! We adore him!
Dr. Varley is always very caring and attentive. He is very good with my child despite my son being very scared of doctors. He does run very behind though so we are generally waiting for a long time for him.
The doctor was friendly and patient with our loquacious five-year-old,good experience overall.
very nice, concerned and informative
After expressing to a friend that I was going to look for another peditrician group, they asked if I ever saw Dr. Varley and I said no. I made sure to give it one more effort and scheduled my son's 10 year appt. with him. He is exactly the kind of peditrician you want.....humor, no rushing, patient with all the questions.....this is the only doctor I will request now. We moved here three years ago and I was just not impressed with being seen by practitioners and the other doctor.
We love Dr. Varley!! He's wonderful with my daughter and she's familiar with him. Personable and friendly! Overall, a great doctor!
We really love Dr. varley. He took a lot of time to explain things and spent a lot of time with us. He's also great with the kids.
Great office! Short wait times today, super nice staff!
Dr. Varley is very positive and upbeat. He didn't overreact to anything and offered good advice.
Dr. Varley is the very best! We are always pleased with his care and trust his advice.
We LOVE Dr. Varley! He is very knowledgeable, has a great rapport with my child and myself, takes the time to answer my many questions. I dread the day my kids are too old to go to Dr. Varley's practice!
Dr. Varley is a top-notch pediatrician. We have moved a few times and have seen several pediatricians in the past 16 years. Dr. Varley, in my opinion, is the best pediatrician my son has ever seen. His judgement, communication skills and bed-side manors are exceptional. He gave very good life advice for me and my son as he is 16 years old and a young adult. I highly recommend Dr. Varley
Dr. Varley is probably the best doctor but seems a little rushed when I had the boys well check visit.
Dr. Varley is wonderful with our daughter. He makes her feel comfortable and makes the appt enjoyable for her. Can't say enough good things about him!
Dr. Varley is excellent at what he does. He makes both parents and children feel comfortable during the visit. He answers all questions and provides helpful feedback. He is personable with my daughter and makes her feel more at ease during the check up routines. I always recommend this practice to family and friends.
Dr. Varley is great!
This was my son last visit since he is 18 years old. we have always seen Dr Varley and have been extremely happy with his care. The office staff and nurses are always friendly. Will miss coming there.
Dr. Varley is the best provider you can ask for. He knows details of your children without looking at the computer. Will always give honest answers to questions asked.
We love Dr. Varley and always have a great visit with him. He takes the time to chat with you and the child no matter how busy he is and makes sure he answers all of your questions. Great physician!
Dr. Varley has throughout the years, made doctor visits as pleasant and enjoyable as possible for both myself and my children. He is friendly, attentive, patient, and has always shown the utmost concern for my children's health.
I really liked him. He was nice, answered all our questions, tested my daughter for strep which was positive, and ordered the medication we needed which was ready when I got to the pharmacy.
Doctor Varley is the best doctor i ever had the chance to met in my life. In my opinion he's the best and i will not change my kids doctor for nothing in the world. Thank you Doctor Varley!
The staff in the office and the nurses and doctors are all very wonderful.
our family loves Dr Varley and he's amazing with both my kids. He's very encouraging and uplifting. Amazing physician, attentive and always explains things well.
Dr. Varley is great, we absolutely love him.
Dr. Varley is excellent! He makes my children feel comfortable, answers all questions we have, never makes us feel rushed, and is thorough and thoughtful during our visits. Thank you!
Dr.Varley is definitely a great & knowledgeable pediatrician.
All was just fine.
I have never had a bad experience with this group. My daughter has been with the group since Dr. Falcon saw her the day she was delivered. I am grateful for the Doctors at the practice.
Dr. Varley was extremely personable and thorough with his exam of my son. He was down to earth, listened to our concerns and explained everything in detail. Dr. Varley made my son and me feel at ease about our visit and I would recommend him to anyone.
I am always pleased with Dr. Varley's care and trust his advice and knowledge. He has a wonderful way about him and my husband and I feel that we have the best doctor for our son!
love dr Varley medical competence and demeanor
Dr. Varley is always excellent with my kids and we never feel rushed and he gives us lots of attention and time.
We love this entire practice. every person is simply amazing. Dr. Varley is who we typically schedule with and find him so thoughtful, knowledgeable and our kids love him.
dr Varley took the time to call me as I wasn't able to be at the appointment. He not only took the time during the appointment but had great follow up too!!!
Dr Varley was very kind and patient with my 1yr.
dr. v is awesome and always attentive to my child's needs
Dr. Varlley is the best!
Dr. Varley was so kind and helpful. He is not only a great provider but his high energy, great personality and true concern is outstanding. My kids really like him and are never in fear when I mention to them it's time to see the pediatrician!
dr varley is a great physician
Dr. Varley is the best! My son calls him his "friend" which is very important to me for him not to be scared when going to the doctor.
Sadly my oldest son passed away realizing this would of course affect the whole family informed me of a program to help. I also received a card of bereavement send to my family. That caring and understanding of the patient as a whole is what good doctoring is to me. I appreciate Monroeville Peds. they have been my pediatricians for 20 years.
Dr. Varley is excellent!
Dr. Varley is an incredible pediatrician and has cared for all 3 of children to exceed any expectation that we might have. He is gentle, kind, quick to listen and truthful when necessary.
love dr varley....so personable and attentive
Dr Varley is fantastic. He always makes us feel great at this appt and is always willing to help and listen
We have been coming to this office since my child was born. The staff and providers are always courteous, patient and willing to answer our questions. Our family is satisfied with the care our child receives.
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