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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Beth Piraino is Excellent. Dr. Piraino has been reviewed by 7 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.7
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 4.5
Accurate Diagnosis 4.2
Bedside Manner 4.2
Spends Time with Me 4.2
Follows Up After Visit 4.2

Specialties & Research

Dr. Beth Piraino, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology.

  • She has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Transplant (Renal Transplant)

Education & Awards

Dr. Piraino graduated from Drexel University , Philadelphia. She has 2 awards.

Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2002 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2011)


Dr. Piraino has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • UPMC Passavant 
  • UPMC South Side 

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Additional Information
Dr. Beth Marie Piraino MD is a female Internist, has 34 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Nephrology.
Where does Dr. Beth M. Piraino practice?
Dr. Beth Piraino has 2 office locations.
Dr. Beth Piraino practices Internal Medicine and Nephrology near Pittsburgh, PA.
See Pittsburgh Internists and Pittsburgh Nephrologists.