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Specialty:

Internal Medicine

Sub Specialty:
Rheumatology
Geriatrics

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Presbyterian
UPMC Mercy
UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital

Language Spoken:
Korean

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
204 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

Lupus Center of Excellence - UPMC
Medical Arts Building
3708 Fifth Ave.
Suite 501
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 586-3550
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UPMC Arthritis and Autoimmunity Center
Falk Medical Building
3601 Fifth Ave.
Suite 2B
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 647-6700
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Geriatric Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
Rheumatology, American Board of Internal Medicine

Education:

MD, University of Ulsan College of Medicine Asan Medical Center, Seoul, South Korea

Residency:
University of Ulsan College of Medicine Asan Medical Center,
Seoul, South Korea

University of Ulsan College of Medicine Asan Medical Center,
Seoul, South Korea

University of Texas Medical Branch-Galveston,
Galveston, TX


Fellowships:
Cleveland Clinic Foundation Lerner Research Institute,
Cleveland, OH

University of Alabama School of Medicine at Birmingham,
Birmingham, AL



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August 24, 2018

My experiences are great.

August 21, 2018

Dr. Hwang was wonderful. Hel listened to my concerns, put me at ease and explained clearly what was going on and the plan of treatment.

August 21, 2018

they helped me to understand my illnesses a lot better than i was.

August 16, 2018

good

August 10, 2018

I was so grateful that he was able to see me the same day that I called! He gave me an injection in my leg, and one new medication, and I have been better ever since.

August 09, 2018

Providehas a fantastic bed side manner!

August 01, 2018

Dr. Hwang is consistently kind, patient and knowledgeable. I feel confident in trusting him with my health. I am very grateful that he is my doctor.

July 31, 2018

Dr. Young Wang is a great doctor. He respects, listens and cares about me. I feel it as though he shares my sufferings. I am very happy with him. After I saw him I got relief from my pain.

July 19, 2018

I always have a good visit with Dr. Hwang. He is knowledgeable and attentive to my health issues. He monitors my prescriptions and offers suggestions as to how I can improve my physical health. I feel that my health has improved under his care.

July 19, 2018

good