Dr. James Otoole MD Patient Reviews

Overall Rating

3.3
  • 4 patient ratings
  • 3 comments

Last 12 months:

5.0 (+ 1.7)

3 Patient Reviews

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    50%
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  • Dissatisfied
    25%
  • Highly Dissatisfied
    25%
  • Wait Time 10 minutes
  • Easy Appointments
  • Promptness
  • Friendly Staff
  • Fair and Accurate Diagnosis
  • Bedside Manner
  • Spends Time With Patients
  • Appropriate Followup

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5.0 of 5
December 8th, 2016
John Horgan
Wait time
5 minutes
Easy Appointment
Promptness
Friendly Staff
Fair and Accurate Diagnosis
Spends Time with Patients
Appropriate Follow-up
35 years ago yesterdau Dr. O'toole performed my forst heart procedure. I was one of the first patients to have what was called " Ballon Dilitation " performed here in Pittsburgh. During the procedure the ballon broke and Dr. O'toole had to start the all over again. Although I had two major heart attacks after that, the artery that he opened still is open untill this very day.Just wanted to say thank you to Dr. O'toole and his staff.
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2.0 of 5
July 8th, 2014
Ok
Wait time
15 minutes
Easy Appointment
Promptness
Friendly Staff
Fair and Accurate Diagnosis
Spends Time with Patients
Appropriate Follow-up
This doctor has a good reputation. He gets very defensive when asked a question about his treatment plan, or tests he wants to run on a patient. That, in my experience, is a red flag! If a doctor is that insecure that he feels he has to get defensive, when a patient or family member is just trying to have a polite, educated discussion of the plan he intends for that patient... I quickly get another doctor. A really excellent doctor should be technically excellent but also able to have this discussion with the patient or family member, to help them understand and feel confident in his care.
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1.0 of 5
May 8th, 2013
Wait time
5 minutes
This man is a donkey's rear. His arrogance is unacceptable. He is rude. I would never recommend him to any human.
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