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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
527 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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January 03, 2018

the pa and doctor worked very well together and treated me very well! I feel extremely comfortable with both providers and I was very pleased with my care!

January 03, 2018

Dr.Heres and staff were very attentive to myself. I would recommend Dr.Heres and staff.

January 03, 2018

I have always had a good experience when visiting Dr. Heres. He listens well and answers all my questions.

January 02, 2018

I appreciated that the doctor offered injections the same day I had appointment.

January 02, 2018

Astounding! He also was able to get me in to see another specialist whose opinion he wanted. I appreciated the fact that he also involved the "Fellow" and another doctor. His entire staff is lovely, efficient, and empathetic.

January 02, 2018

The process was very smooth with little wait time. I felt the doctors and nurses were friendly and concerned out my medical issue and explained the procedure that happened in great detail. Thumbs up to them all

December 22, 2017

was very helpful

December 22, 2017

very caring and knowledgeable in of in his field of expertise. Very caring

December 21, 2017

Dr Heres was able to untangle information concerning Gabapenton and write scripts to ensure compliance

December 21, 2017

The procedure was explained very thoroughly.