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.

Specialty:

Internal Medicine

Sub Specialty:
Cardiology
Nuclear Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Presbyterian


Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
5 Stars
184 Patient
Satisfaction Ratings
Learn About Our Survey

LOCATION(S):

University of Pittsburgh Physicians

UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute
UPMC Presbyterian
200 Lothrop St.
Suite 5B
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 647-6000
Map

BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Cardiovascular Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
Nuclear Cardiology, Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology

Education:

MD, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Residency:
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania,
Philadelphia, PA


Fellowships:
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania,
Philadelphia, PA



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

At UPMC we believe transparency is critical. Patient comments found on UPMC Find A Doc are not investigated to ascertain truth or validity. Comments are posted in the spirit of providing patient's perceptions of their encounters with their providers.

Patient comments are gathered from our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and are displayed in their entirety. Patients are not identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.

January 19, 2017

Dr. Follansbee is simply the best. Knows my family history, reviews everything prior to appointment. Advises me about current standards & research for prevention.

January 18, 2017

Dr F and his staff were very cordial and professional.

December 19, 2016

Dr. Follansbee was extremely thorough in evaluating my aortic valve disorder and explained in great detail the follow up and care needed.

December 15, 2016

excellent doctor, very caring, great care

December 06, 2016

Everyone was very friendly

December 02, 2016

.First time visit with this Dr. all went well

November 28, 2016

excellent experience and learned more about my condition and future medicine strategy

November 28, 2016

Everything was excellent: great people, great care.

November 18, 2016

routine visit.... very informative and helpful. good for another year

October 24, 2016

made the stress test very easy