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Silpa D Kilaru, MD

Doctor

Specialty:

  • Pulmonary Disease

Sub Specialty:

  • Internal Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine

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Locations

Falk Medical Building 3601 Fifth Ave. 4th Floor

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Office Phone:
(412) 648-6161
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MD, Ohio State University - College of Medicine, Columbus, OH

Residency:

Georgetown University, Washington, DC

Fellowships:

Georgetown University, Washington, DC

Board Certifications:

Critical Care Medicine, Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease


3/15/2018
I am so impressed with Dr Kilaru that I don't know how I would have survived my transplant without her care and knowledge!

3/8/2018
Dr Kalaru is so kind, caring, informative and totally cares about my health and well being. I am so grateful to have her provide me with her care. She always makes me feel better after our visit. I truly care how much she cares. She's the best.

3/1/2018
good

3/1/2018
I would rather spend more time with my doctor and not fellows.

1/25/2018
Dr. Silpa Kilaru is the best. She takes care of me regularly and always follows-up. Every doctor should be as good as she is. She helps me with everything and her office calls me weekly to review my bloodwork, medicines, etc. I think she is wonderful and it is refreshing to have a doctor like her taking care of me.

12/14/2017
Dr. Kilaru takes great care of me. Just knowing she is my doctor helps alleviate my anxiety and worries when medical issues arise. I know I'm in great hands--I can't thank her enough!

12/7/2017
Dr Kilaru is an outstanding and compassionate doctor. I feel so confident when I see her that I am receiving the best care possible!

12/7/2017
My experience like always with my providers at UPMC is great and very professionally. I received the upmost care and attention pertaining to my illness and the solution that will get me healed.

10/26/2017
I had a double lung transplant almost 12 tears ago. My treatment at the time of surgery was excellent and all my follow-up checkups have been amazing. I would recommend this hospital to everyone I know. Total 100% satisfaction.

10/26/2017
She is super

10/19/2017
Dr. Kilaru is the best. Both my wife and I just love her. She has worked with me, my wife prior to my double lung transplant and continues to work with both of us now. I could not ask for a better doctor. I consider myself so lucky to be her patient.

10/5/2017
Dr Kilaru is very respectful, knowledgeable, caring.

10/5/2017
Dr. Kilaru was very attentative

9/28/2017
I travel 10 hours to get to my appts with the lung team. I am always given the highest care I feel I should receive. my calls are always answered promptly and my concerns are always met.

9/28/2017
I had no bad experiences. The provider and her staff always provide me with the highest degree of care.

9/14/2017
Dr. Kilaru is the best....she takes great care of me.....

8/24/2017
I think Dr Kilaru and my transplant coordinator Julie Pasodoelis are the greatest! their commitment to looking after me keep me living post Transplant!

8/3/2017
All nurses staff and Docotrs are treating me with the upmost respect and courtesy. They are very knowledgeable of my health needs and questions. Dr. Kilaru is awesome doctor!

7/27/2017
Great experience, Dr. Kilaru, and her staff are the best!

7/20/2017
Dr. Kilaru is an excellent physician. I would highly recommend her.

7/13/2017
Very caring and compassionate. Takes time to ask if you have any questions, and answers your questions.

6/29/2017
Everything was exceptional, as always. This care provider is excellent in every respect. I had no bad experiences; And I highly doubt that I ever will.

6/21/2017
Dr. Kilaru was very concerned with my health and prevention of additional infections and illnesses. She was very informed on my past history of my past medical problem. I was very confident that she had reviewed my medical history thoroughly and understood the complication of my health problems!

6/14/2017
Dr. Kilaru takes great care of me....she is an exceptional provider...

5/31/2017
Dr. Kilaru and Kim the Coordinator is the very best. I returned to UPMC because of the service and great care that I became accustomed too during my transplant. Thank to your great staff.

5/25/2017
I love my Doctor and staff they are wonderful

5/18/2017
Dr Kilaru is so sweet, professional and concerned. my husband and I love her and she is very concerned about my health. her staff is also wonderful.

5/10/2017
Excellent experience-

5/4/2017
I have the best Provider.

4/20/2017
Dr. Kilaru consistently treats me with curtesy and respect. She is honest, sincere, knowledgeable, and trustworthy. Her positive and pleasant attitude is contagious and always makes my family and I feel confident in my care. - I feel truly blessed that she was assigned to me after my transplant.

4/13/2017
Everyone was sweet and thoughtful.

4/12/2017
Always treated with dignity and respect.

3/23/2017
No bad experiences encountered; I always get the greatest of care from this provider and her staff. She is excellent in every respect. She is a very competent physician and I have a great deal of respect for her.

3/9/2017
My experience with the UPMC system during my entire pre and post double lung transplant has been excellent ! Dr Kilaru and her staff have provide me with high quality care and outstanding decision making . I would not be at the point of recovery I'm at without their care ! Please continue to fully support Falk clinic .

3/9/2017
Dr. Kilaru takes great care of me....and her care and approachability are major factors in how well I'm doing. Thank you!!

2/8/2017
Perfect! Could not have been better.

1/25/2017
Dr. Silpa Kilaru is always professional and takes time to answer all of our concerns. We are very pleased with her care and compassion.

1/12/2017
Dr. Kilaru and transplant coordinator, Julie, have been wonderful caring for me the last 3 years. I'm very pleased with their care.

1/12/2017
I have a very high confidence level in Dr. Kilaru. She is always pleasant and up to speed with my condition. I am blessed to have her for my long term care.

12/22/2016
Absolutely no bad experiences; Care provider is very concerned about my health and my concerns. I could not get better care anywhere, or from anyone, than this provider consistently provides. She is excellent in every respect; And I have complete confidence in her abilities.

12/14/2016
I have always had good experiences relating to my care provider.

10/27/2016
Dr. Kilaru is a great provider....she is extremely knowledgeable and professional...and we are very comfortable talking to her and asking her about all of our questions and concerns.

9/29/2016
everyone has shown me caring and always with a smile and always showed me how much they cared and concerned about any problem I may had and everyone non medical personal to medical professionals take out time to help you

9/22/2016
I had no bad experiences; I consistently receive care that is in every respect absolutely exceptional.

9/14/2016
All Good

8/18/2016
Always have a very pleasant visit with Dr. Kilaru and her nursing staff.

7/28/2016
my Provider is the best in the world my transplant team saved my life have me my life back and I'll never be able to thank them enough never I would tell everyone and anyone to come to UPMC Hospital it is amazing and the best place for something minor or life threatening thank you

7/21/2016
All good!

7/7/2016
I am very grateful & blessed to be a patient of Dr. Kalaru.

6/23/2016
My expectations are always high; and this provider exceeds everyone! She is a textbook example of a caring, competent, professional physician. I have never had, nor do I ever expect, any adverse experiences with this provider. She is par excellent in every respect.

5/19/2016
the dr and staff are exceeding my concerns Dr is so kind and understanding also Julie is very good always returns my calls so very pleased with staff

5/5/2016
My care provider spoke to me following a series of meetings and tests in order to reevaluate my status for lung transplant. The experience was a good one. I appreciateher sincerity, especially.

5/5/2016
The staff are the best, I would recommend them all. They are very helpful and respective of each and every person.

4/14/2016
Dr. Kilaru has helped me during my recuperation from double lung transplant surgery...and is key to how well I am doing. Dr. Kilaru and Julie are a great team...and I admire their dedication to all of their patients.