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photo Leslie Dongell, MD

General Internal Medicine

Clinical Instructor of Medicine


Phone: 412-864-7706

Office: UPMC Shadyside
5230 Centre Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Phone: 412-864-7706
Fax: 412-864-7708
Education and Training
BS Biology, University of South Florida (Tampa, FL), 1993
MD, University of South Florida (Tampa, FL), 1997
Internal Medicine Residency, Allegheny General Hospital (Pittsburgh, PA), 1998
Internal Medicine Residency, Western Pennsylvania Hospital (Pittsburgh, PA), 2000
Clinical Interest
Dr. Dongell is a Clinical Instructor of Medicine and staff hospitalist in the Division of General Internal Medicine, Section of Hospital Medicine. She earned her MD at the University of South Florida before completing internal medicine residencies at Allegheny General Hospital and Western Pennsylvania Hospital. Before joining the faculty at the University of Pittsburgh in 2017, she worked as a hospitalist in FL and PA. She is an experienced educator, having served on several education committees and regularly presenting to medical staff and residents. Dr. Dongell also volunteers extensively in the community, partnering with several organizations.
Notable Achievements
Honors Internal Medicine Program, 1996-1997