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Sub Specialty:
Pain Medicine

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC St. Margaret
UPMC Shadyside
UPMC Mercy
UPMC Passavant
UPMC Presbyterian

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.4 Stars
427 Patient
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University of Pittsburgh Physicians

UPMC Pain Medicine
Centre Commons
5750 Centre Ave.
Suite 260
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
Office Phone:
(412) 665-8030

UPMC Passavant - McCandless (UPMC Pain Medicine at Passavant)
9100 Babcock Blvd.
2nd Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
Office Phone:
(412) 748-6770


Anesthesiology, American Board of Anesthesiology
Pain Medicine, American Board of Anesthesiology


MD, Georgetown University, Washington, DC

Saint Elizabeth's Medical Center,
Boston, MA

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May 09, 2017

After my injection yesterday, I actually felt like getting out of bed today. Thank you Dr. Heres and staff

May 09, 2017

when discussing my concerns regarding medical marijuana versus the constant injections and pills needed to ease the pain I felt the dr and asst were too vague about the awareness of what is coming to fuitition and kind of stopped the conversation abruptly

May 09, 2017

if the doctor had read the 3 online surveys prior to my visit, I would have saved myself time and money buy cancelling. My needs were made very clear and the doctor could not help me at all

May 04, 2017

It was a pleasant experience everyone was courteous and friendly.

May 02, 2017

All personnel were kind, considerate and professional.

May 02, 2017

more time w assistants than with Dr Heres. I wish he would have gone over the survey they asked me to fill out detailing when pain is exacerbated. would have liked more info as to what to do when pain flares or activities to limit just prescribed neducation

May 02, 2017

very good

May 02, 2017

The team was amazing.Felt completely comfortable with them. was treated like I was their only patient that day.

May 01, 2017


May 01, 2017

This experience was a very positive one. No complaints.