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Specialty:

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Sub Specialty:
Brain Injury Medicine

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Presbyterian
UPMC Mercy
UPMC Passavant
UPMC East
UPMC St Margaret


Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
5 Stars
37 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
UPMC Rooney Sports Complex
3200 S. Water St.
Pittsburgh, PA 15203
Office Phone:
(412) 692-4400
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UPMC Mercy
1400 Locust St.
Suite G-103
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Office Phone:
(412) 232-8901
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Brain Injury Medicine, American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Education:

DO, Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine, New York, NY

Residency:
New York University School of Medicine/NYU Hospitals Center,
New York, NY

Flushing Hospital & Medical Center,
Flushing, NY


Fellowships:
Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago,
Chicago, IL



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February 27, 2020

very caring and wants to get answers and be as helpful as possible

January 14, 2020

Dr Franzese has always been very personable, respectful, interested, thorough, and patient focused. It is very reassuring to have a physician that truly knows the details of the patient's history, and follows through on any questions. Dr. Franzese is an all around fantastic doctor.

December 12, 2019

definitely went the extra mile for my care.

December 10, 2019

Dr Franzese was always very optimistic about my condition. He got me through a very bad time, physically.

November 26, 2019

Dr. Kevin Franzese took time to listen carefully to my concerns and address each concern I had. He did not rush through my time with him and that made me feel valued.

September 17, 2019

Everyone at the office at Mercy was excellent.

September 10, 2019

great

September 10, 2019

this doctor inspired me to become a study participant / and or future hear Injury specialist. excellent care . couldn't ask for better care !

August 29, 2019

FINALLY!!!!!!A physician who listens, is skilled in his discipline, has a clear plan of treatment. SO refreshing. pleasant, knowledgeable, well educated, yet open and friendly. there are some UPMC MDs who feel they are superior! highly recommend this physician.

August 27, 2019

he is an excellent rehab Dr and truly cares about his patients.