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Sub Specialty:
Pain Medicine

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

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.4 Stars
548 Patient
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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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February 01, 2018

I feel comfortable and trust Dr. Heres is always doing what's best for me.

January 30, 2018

very good giving the shot

January 29, 2018

over all good

January 26, 2018

First time visit with Dr. Heres. He was pleasant and understanding. The PA and staff were friendly and very caring. The level of care that I have received from the entire staff was excellent. I hope my future visits will be the same.

January 25, 2018

Dr. Heres was prompt, and spent time enough to explain things and answer my questions, eye to eye conversation, and any way that I could understand. As a first-timer, I really liked Dr. Heres, and yes I would recommend him.

January 24, 2018

Dr. Heres and his team run a very efficient and friendly office. Everyone is very professional and attentive to the patient's needs and concerns.

January 17, 2018

always respected and treated well and everyone on staff is mannerful

January 16, 2018

the doctor and staff were very good and I hope to see him again

January 11, 2018

first time with this provider impressed with his genuine concern and kindness to myself as well as the staff

January 11, 2018

Very efficient and knowledgable. Nice staff