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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
557 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 13, 2018

Dr. Heres and his staff are excellent.

February 12, 2018

excellent doctor patient communication

February 08, 2018

Dr Heres office runs very smoothly and they are respectful of my time. I appreciate that. He's a good doctor, pain is a tough thing to fix, I think he gave it his best effort.

February 06, 2018

during my procedure I almost passed out the staff and doctor were very patient with me and eased me. they were very caring and concerned . they helped me get thru my epideral

February 06, 2018

I am very happy with the treatment and care Dr. Heres provides me.

February 02, 2018

Dr. Heres talks in layman's terms that are easy to understand. He seems to care about the condition of the patient. The office and medical staff are responsive and friendly. The treatment is fast with little waiting.

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.