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Internal Medicine

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Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Northwest

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
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UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute
464 Allegheny Bvld. Rte. 8 North
Suite 2A
Franklin, PA 16323
Office Phone:
(814) 432-7327

22681 Rte. 68
Clarion, PA 16214


Cardiovascular Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine


MD, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA

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Portsmouth, VA

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San Diego, CA

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May 12, 2017

Dr. Hess was very caring and seemed to be very interested in figuring out my issue. Treated me with respect and dignity and if I have any other heart issues, I would definitely return to her without hesitation!

April 14, 2017

Very good experience

March 31, 2017

Completely happy with my visit. Thank You.

March 20, 2017

Everyone was nice.

January 10, 2017

Dr. Hess is excellent-quite thorough-I totally trust her with my care- she is the best!

January 05, 2017

Always careing and friendly

December 13, 2016

She is a very caring doctor, who explains things clearly and answers all my questions.

November 29, 2016

Dr. Hess is always super thorough, very caring, is the best listener and always works with me

October 14, 2016

Dr. hess has shown great concern for my health , follow up has been exceptional.

October 11, 2016

Cudos to Doctor Hess and staff