Dr. Selma Witchel, MD

Dr. Selma Witchel, MD

Pediatric Endocrinology  |  
Female  |  
Age 64
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Selma Witchel, MD is a pediatric endocrinology doctor who practices in Pittsburgh, PA. She is 64 years old and has been practicing for 35 years.

4401 Penn Ave # 2000

Pittsburgh, PA 15224

Contact Information

(412) 692-5325

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UPMC

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Thyroid Disease
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more than 2% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pediatric Endocrinology
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Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
26

Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Klinefelter Syndrome
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Precocious Puberty
  • Short Stature
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
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Procedures

  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Univ Of Pittsburgh Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Cincinnati Childrens Hospital Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Cincinnati Childrens Hospital Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Childrens Hospital Of Pittsburgh Of Upmc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Witchel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Witchel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Witchel to family and friends
3.7
based on 3 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Witchel's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Pittsburgh, PA |
She was their the day my baby girl was born when she came to meet us in the recovery room, when we did not know who to trust. She was kind and explained everything to us, helped in all the decisions we needed to take in the next year and has been seeing our child for last couple of years. Couldn't...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Witchel accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Select
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UPMC
    UPMC PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Witchel has admitting privileges

Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
4401 Penn Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
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