UPMC Shadyside Family Health Ctr./Dr. Dennis Stull

12 Dec

Stull, Jarvis, and Spinola Internal Medicine Associates – UPMC

Dr. Dennis Stull
Shadyside Family Health Center

5215 Centre Ave.

Suite 100

Pittsburgh, PA 15232

(412) 623-6200

What type of medicine does the provider practice?        

Primary care – internal medicine.

Would you recommend this provider to others?              

 Yes. Dr. Stull has been my Primary Care Physician for 6 years and overall I have had a good experience.

When was your last visit with the provider          

0-5 months ago.

Why did/do you see this provider?         

Primary care.

What was/is your experience making an appointment with this provider?           

 It did not take long to schedule an appointment. Scheduling was easy.

Was/is the provider affordable?              

 I am on medicaid and they accepted my insurance.

Please describe your experience with the provider.       

He is very friendly and respectful. He has primarily helped me with mental health treatment, specifically helping me find an anti-depressant that has worked well for me. For other issues however, I have found that he is quick to offer drugs as a solution to most problems, when they could probably be solved with changes in diet or other more holistic solutions. He could definitely be more aware of LGBTQ issues and has made assumptions about my sexuality that are annoying. 

 Please describe your experience with the provider’s support staff (if applicable).            

The support staff has been great. 

What identities do you have?    

 White, queer, cis-gendered man, upper middle class background, struggle with mental health issues.

What can you share about this provider’s identities and/or the practice’s affiliations that may be important to their clients?               

 Dr. Stull is a white man.

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