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Matthew Ricks Morrell,


Specialty:

  • Pulmonary Disease

Sub Specialty:

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Affiliations:

  • UPMC East
  • UPMC McKeesport
  • UPMC Presbyterian

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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, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA

Residency:

Washington University School of Medicine/Barnes Hospital, St Louis, MO

Fellowships:

Washington University School of Medicine/Barnes Hospital, St Louis, MO

Board Certifications:

Critical Care Medicine, Pulmonary Disease


9/4/2018
I have never had a doc.that has payed me as much attention as does morell

9/4/2018
Dr. Morrell has taken time to talk to me on the phone personally recentaly about some medical problems that are out of the ordinary. this was very important to me and very helpful in getting us both on he same page. small touches like this are what make a patient feel heard when they are facing questions that feel bigger than they know how to address. When you are sick you not only have to deal with your illness and feeling weak but you have to try to coordinate and get answers for yourself. although UPMC is very good and the transplant team is also, it can still be a draining and depleting daily task to try and seek out this info. Dr Morrell and Sally and the transplant team try to work together to be understanding and accomading in a patients difficult times, and that goes a long ways and should be commended and is appreciated!

9/4/2018
Wait time was unacceptable at 1 1/2 hours. Scheduled appointment at 9:30am, saw Doctor at 11:00 am.

8/21/2018
Dr. Morrell is so wonderful. He is easy to talk to and goes out of his way to help me with my complicated medical post-transplant needs. He also cares not only about the medical details, but also about quality of life. At my appointments with him I never feel rushed and he takes the time to explain things to me and answers all of my questions thoroughly.

8/7/2018
Excellent team of Transplant Drs and Coordinators

7/31/2018
short waiting time for my appointment. staff is always friendly and very caring!

7/31/2018
waited 90 min to see the Dr.

7/17/2018
Dr. Morrell is very caring, compassionate and takes the time to listen. he's the BEST!

7/3/2018
Dr Morrell has always treated me with the utmost respect and listens carefully addressing my concerns.

6/19/2018
Dr Morrell always makes me feel like his most important patient during my visit. He is a great Dr and I am happy to have him provide my post transplant care.

6/12/2018
Dr. Morrell is a caring, knowledgeable professional who shows respect for patients, colleagues (all staff) and family members. He is an asset to UPMC.

6/12/2018
dr morell was very informative and related well to my questions and concerns. I would like to thank him for being candid

5/29/2018
I absolutely love the care n treatment that I get from all the doc. N staff from all of those that have been involved in my journey of lung transplant...at times I just set n feel Like I'm in some kind of dream...it just don't seem possible for me to have come from almost being dead...n now..looking forward to returning back to work....I will always encourage those too whom I come in contact with...to become a organ donor...it's truly love saving.....it saved mind..n words will always fall short of saying all that I need them to say...but......THANK YOU!!!!

5/1/2018
He always wears a smile. He cares for the patients. He is very knowledgeable. I look forward to visiting him every year.

4/24/2018
The medical staff is very caring and they gave everyone the time necessary to ask questions. I have no problem with a longer wait for visitation.

3/13/2018
good

3/13/2018
I,m very happy with my DR. Morrell AND STAFF at Faulk Hospital. They have treated me with the most respect and consideration since my double lung transplant on May 20th 2017.

2/13/2018
Dr. Morrel is very caring and compassionate. he listens and he hears. He is one of the best doctors ever.

2/6/2018
The provider and staff were all professional, respectful and courteous.

1/9/2018
This is a very caring group and showed compassion and concern for me and my condition.

10/24/2017
if I was there a hundred times..98 of them would b almost perfect..I always leave feeling that everyone was genuwenly concerned about ME!!!!

10/24/2017
I always get the best care from Dr. Morrell. He is one of the best doctors I've had in 23 years since my transplant.

10/17/2017
Dr Morrel is caring, knowledgeable, and informative. I am happy that he is my doctor

10/10/2017
I have none whenever I go to my doctors I have always had noting but good experience by my care provider

10/3/2017
Dr. Morrell is a very compassionate professional who listens to the patient then provides thoughtful and thorough responses. He is an asset to patients and to any institution that is fortunate to have him associated with them.

9/26/2017
The Dr. Matthew R. Morrell and staff always do a outstanding medical review of my tests and results.

7/11/2017
kDr. Morrell is awesome. He is very caring and takes time to listen. His attentiveness to my health concerns have been instrumental in my good outcome with transplant surgery.

7/7/2017
Dr Morrell and his staff are my heroes. He took time to see me on Friday which are not his normal clinic hours. again I can't say enough of the care I've recieve from UPMC

5/30/2017
Dr Morrell is always professional, considerate, and helpful. I feel fortunate to have him as my pulmonologist.

5/30/2017
Dr. Morrell is not only a great docton, but a very caring person. I feel comfortable with him.

5/2/2017
I have always ha excellent care and response from my care provider.

5/2/2017
very caring team!

4/25/2017
Dr. Morrell and Sally are the best, they always spend as much time that I need to get questions answered

4/4/2017
Dr. Morrell and staff are professional,friendly, courteous, empathetic and respectful. The experience of the lung transplant clinic has improved over the past ten years.Dr. Morrell would not shake my hand until he washed his hands. As an immunosuppressed person, hygiene is very important to me. Unfortunately, not all staff washed their hands in my presence. They may have washed them prior to entering the exam room. It would be more comforting if they washed their hands (even used the sanitizer gel) when they first enter the room.

10/25/2016
Dr. Morrell & Sally Smales (transplant coordinator) are wonderful. They are open, honest & attentive. They always take the time to answer my questions. I feel like they take very good care of me & I am very thankful for them.

10/18/2016
Dr Morrell always gives me his undivided attention. He is always concerned with other health conditions that I have. I have been doing extremely well under his care.