Search for a UPMC doctor near you

Narrow your search:

To speak with an appointment scheduler, call 1-800-533-UPMC between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Note: We can schedule appointments for many — but not all — UPMC doctors and locations at this number.

Verify Your Insurance

Please call the physician's office to verify insurance coverage prior to scheduling an appointment.



Sub Specialty:
Pain Medicine

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

Language Spoken:

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.3 Stars
353 Patient
Satisfaction Ratings
Learn About Our Survey


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


Appointment Information

New Patients

Appointment Information

Call 1-800-533-UPMC (8762), Monday through Friday between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. to schedule an appointment OR call the locations listed above to speak with a representative.

Returning Patients

  • Your doctor may participate in scheduling through MyUPMC. If you would like to book online, please log in and visit the Appointments tab.
  • Call the locations listed above to speak with a representative.

Patient Ratings

Rate the Provider

Listens Carefully

Spends Enough Time with You

Recommend This Provider to Family/Friends

Shows Respect for Patients

Provides Easy to Understand Information

Explains in a Way You Understand

Patient Comments

Patient comments are gathered from our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and are displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-indentified for confidentiality and patient privacy.

October 04, 2016

I was cared for in an excellent manner

October 04, 2016

I am comfortable working with Dr Heres and his crewI find everyone on the team easy to take to.

September 20, 2016

No negatives to report.

September 20, 2016

Dr. Heres responded to my pain issues with professionalism, provided options, and did talked me through the whole procedure to make sure I was okay. It was a positive experience in spite of my pain.

September 19, 2016

everything went well and they worked together as a team

September 16, 2016

Good afternoon, Dr. Heres and Dr. Matz were exceptional. I was honored to have such a group perform the ESI. And, the staff was incredible from the receptionist to the discharge nurse. Thank you.

September 08, 2016

staff is very caring and professional

August 30, 2016

Simply a very professional atmosphere. EVERYONE was quite friendly and knew why they were there. it is never "fun" to go to a doctor, but Dr. Heres' office comes close to it.

August 26, 2016

I was impressed with the Doctor and the staff

August 25, 2016

Very competent and skilled care was provided to me.