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Specializes in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation • Female • Age 43

3471 5th Ave Ste 1103
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
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Dr. Sowa's Specialties

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Hospital Quality

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UPMC Presbyterian
200 Lothrop Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

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UPMC Physical Medcn/Rehab
UPMC Physical Medcn/Rehab
3471 5th Ave Ste 1103
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
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    Dr. Sowa's Experience

    Specialties

    • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

    Board Certifications

    • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
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    Procedures Dr. Sowa Performs

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    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Arthritis
    • Ataxia
    • Back Pain
    • Brachial Plexus Palsy
    • Bursitis
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Low Back Pain
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Sacrum Disorders
    • Thoracic Spine Pain
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Wisconsin Medical School
    Graduated in 2000
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Sowa & Staff

    • English
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Sowa's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.3
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    4.3 out of 5

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    4.3 out of 5

    6 responses

    Dr. Sowa's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.8 out of 5

    6 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3.8 out of 5

    6 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.2 out of 5

    6 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    6 responses

    Experience with Dr. Sowa

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.3 out of 5

    6 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.3 out of 5

    6 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.3 out of 5

    6 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.3 out of 5

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    UPMC Physical Medcn/Rehab
    3471 5th Ave Ste 1103
    Pittsburgh, PA 15213
    (412) 692-4400 (Office)
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