Dr. Maria Gioia, DO

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Dr. Maria Gioia, DO is a Family Medicine Specialist in Oakmont, PA. She is affiliated with Forbes Hospital. She has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Gioia to book an appointment.

Dr. Gioia

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333 Allegheny Ave Ste 101 Oakmont, PA 15139
Telehealth services available

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Dr. Gioia's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Acidosis
  • Acne
  • ACTH (Cosyntropin) Stimulation Test
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Administrative Physical
  • Alcohol Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergies
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Anemia
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Animal Allergies
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anxiety
  • Arrhythmia Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Ataxia
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Back Pain
  • Bacterial Sepsis
  • Bacteriuria Screening
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Biopsy
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blood Allergy Testing
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bone Density Scan
  • Breast Cancer Screening
  • Breast Exam
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchospasm
  • Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
  • Burn Injuries
  • Bursitis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer Screening
  • Canker Sore
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Pain Evaluation
  • Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
  • Chlamydia Infection Screening
  • Chlamydia Infections
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Circumcision
  • Cluster Headache
  • Coagulation Defects in Pregnancy and Postpartum
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Colposcopy
  • Common Cold
  • Constipation
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dehydration
  • Dementia Evaluation
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Dermatitis
  • Detoxification Evaluation
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Evaluation
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dipstick Urinalysis
  • Disability Evaluation
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Drug Allergy Testing
  • Dry Eyes
  • Dry Skin
  • Dual-Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DEXA) Scan
  • Dyshydrotic Eczema
  • Dyslexia Assessment
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysphagia
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Ear Ache
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Emphysema
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Enteritis
  • Erythema Multiforme
  • Esophagitis
  • Essential Tremor
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Excessive Menstrual Bleeding
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Fetal Cardiac Screening
  • Fetal Ultrasound
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • First Trimester Screening
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastroparesis
  • Genetic Screening for Breast Cancer
  • Genital Warts
  • Geriatric Assessment
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Gout
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Gynecologic Disorders
  • Hair Loss
  • Headache
  • Health Screening
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • HeartAware Online Risk Screening
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Hernia
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • Herpes Zoster Without Complication
  • Hidradenitis
  • High Cholesterol
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • HIV Screening
  • Hives
  • Home Sleep Study
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Immunization
  • Immunization Administration
  • Impairment Rating Evaluation
  • Independent Educational Evaluation
  • Indigestion
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Infertility Evaluation
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Injuries
  • Insomnia
  • Interstitial Cystitis
  • Intertrigo
  • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
  • Iodine Deficiency
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Itchy Skin
  • Joint Fluid Test
  • Joint Injection
  • Joint Pain
  • Kidney Infection
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Loss of Taste
  • Low Back Pain
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lyme Disease Evaluation
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Mammography
  • Maternal Anemia
  • McMurray's Test
  • Melanoma Screening
  • Memory Evaluation
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menopause
  • Menopause Evaluation and Treatment
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Migraine
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Miscarriages
  • Mole Evaluation
  • Mole Removal
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Nausea
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Newborn Jaundice
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Nuchal Translucency Screening
  • Obesity
  • Oral Glucose Tolerance Test
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Ovarian Cancer Screening
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Overweight
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Pap Smear
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Patch Testing
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pediatric Obesity
  • Pediatric Overweight
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pharyngitis
  • Phenylketonuria Screening
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Physical Examination
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Plantar Wart
  • Pneumonia
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyuria
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Pre-Operative Evaluation
  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy Non-Stress Test
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening Exam (DRE)
  • Proteinuria
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Evaluation - Child and Adolescent
  • Psychological Evaluation
  • Psychological Evaluations Prior to Bariatric Surgery
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rash
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Shingles
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Screenings
  • Skin Testing and Screening
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Spinal and Postural Screening
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • STD Screening
  • Stitches
  • Strep Test
  • Strep Throat
  • Swine Flu
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Tension Headache
  • Thyroid Goiter
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Tinnitus
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Tonsillitis
  • Trichomoniasis
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Tuberculosis Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Urinary Hesitancy
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Urine Pregnancy Test
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Vaccination
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vaginosis Screening
  • VAP Lipid Testing
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Vitamin K Deficiency
  • Wart Removal
  • Warts
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wellness Examination
  • Wheelchair Evaluation
  • Wheezing
  • Worker's Compensation Evaluations
  • Yeast Infections

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(412) 423-1048

Dr. Gioia accepts the following insurance:

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Gateway Health Plan
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Humana
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Medicaid
Medicare
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Tricare
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Dr. Gioia's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Gioia

4.9

Based on 48 ratings

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
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Very thorough and personable. It is a pleasure to have Dr. Gioia as my family physician. Both for my kids and me she listens well and shares her knowledge clearly and thoroughly. She also follows up quickly on referrals and looks at health issues holistically. She does not push medications like other doctors do.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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12 people found this helpful
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Linda in Gibsonia, PA – Nov 14, 2017
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You would be hard- pressed to find a doctor better than Dr. Gioia. She is extremely knowledgeable in multiple fields, listens to her patients, and involves them in their own health process.She personally has called me past 7 pm on her own time to follow up with tests that were heavy on my heart and mind.When I had two doctors that wouldn't even talk to each other when 30 weeks pregnant, Dr. Gioia took the reigns. They don't make many doctors like her.If you want a top doctor she is your choice.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
10 people found this helpful
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Rachel C. in Natrona Heights, PA – Jul 18, 2017
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After reading the tremendously positive reviews on Dr. Gioia I made my decision to set up an appointment in hopes of finding a new primary care doctor. All of the reviews were right on!! I was extremely impressed with everything about my visit from the moment I stepped into the door of the practice!!
What went well
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
12 people found this helpful
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Cherie Lang in Monroeville, PA – Jun 06, 2017
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Absolutely fantastic in every way (including all the staff members). Attentive, empathetic, dedicated to holistic treatment, and a great diagnostician. I have a chronic illness, and therefore see multiple doctors regularly, so I know I great doc when I meet one. Dr. Balestrino and her entire staff treated me like a person and not just a patient. I couldn't ask for anything more.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
11 people found this helpful
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Theresa in Oakmont, PA – May 13, 2016
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Dr. Balestrino took the time to talk with me and not with her hand on the door knob. She seemed genuinely interested in learning about my medical history and how I was feeling.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
9 people found this helpful
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Pittsburgh, PA – Apr 22, 2016
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The doctor took her time to hear what the problem was and took my view into consideration when making a diagnosis.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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New York, NY – Mar 25, 2016
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Excellent. Knowledgable staff and Dr. Balestrini was genuinely interested in my care. Great listener with excellent advice and easy communication.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
2 people found this helpful
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Deborah Fantino in Lower Burrell, OA 15068 – Mar 23, 2016
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I will recommend Dr. Balestrino to family and friends. This is the first doctor that actually listens to you, and develops a medical plan of action based on your conversations.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
5 people found this helpful
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Chuck F in New Kensington, PA – Mar 20, 2016
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Dr Balestrino explained things in a manner the common person can understand. This is a definate plus in my opinion
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
5 people found this helpful
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George Sens in Penn Hills, PA – Mar 02, 2016
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I just switched to Dr. Balestrino. I had my first visit with her and I had a few questions. She was very easy to talk to. She really listened to my concerns and had great recommendations and ideas.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
6 people found this helpful
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Elaine in Pittsburgh, PA – Mar 01, 2016
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She talked to me about everything and she didnt care that my kids were being crazy. She also addressed all my problems and talked to me about when we would follow up and what we would follow up about.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
3 people found this helpful
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Verona, PA – Feb 20, 2016
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I had an acute situation, and I was able to schedule an appointment the same day. All of my paperwork had been done at my last in network doctors' appointment, so even though it was the first time seeing Dr. Balestrino at this office, I had no paperwork to complete! It was a short wait in the waiting room and the exam room. Dr. Balestrino listened patiently to me, thoroughly explained my situation, and my options. She made sure I understood everything. I highly recommend Dr. Balestrino.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
5 people found this helpful
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Shari G in Pittsburgh, PA – Jan 13, 2016
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Dr. Maria Gioia, DO is a Family Medicine Specialist in Oakmont, PA. She is affiliated with Forbes Hospital. She has indicated that she accepts telehealth...Read more

Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pediatrics

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Does Dr. Maria Gioia, DO offer telehealth services?

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What are Dr. Maria Gioia, DO's top areas of care?

Dr. Gioia frequently treats Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Hypoglycemia, and Headache. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Gioia treats.

Where is Dr. Maria Gioia, DO's office located?

Dr. Gioia's office is located at 333 Allegheny Ave Ste 101, Oakmont, PA 15139. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

The Primary Care Place

The Primary Care Place333 Allegheny Ave Ste 101 Oakmont, PA 15139
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Forbes Hospital

Monroeville, PA

71% Patient Experience Rating, 2% higher than the national average

9 Awards Received