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Internal Medicine
PCP (Primary Care Physician)

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Northwest

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
363 Patient
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Franklin Community Medicine - UPMC
464 Allegheny Bvld. Rte. 8 North
Suite 2D
Franklin, PA 16323
Office Phone:
(814) 437-6793


Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine


MD, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

Allegheny General Hospital,
Pittsburgh, PA

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September 30, 2019

I had several questions and my pcp took time to discuss them all. I think my very good health is, in part, due to the physicians that treat me.

September 09, 2019

I always appreciate the office's efficiency and thoroughness.

September 05, 2019

Dr. McCandless is always friendly, unhurried and thorough during the appointment time

August 29, 2019

At every appointment when I see this provider I am confident I have received top of the line A+ care!

August 27, 2019

Always excellent care provided by Dr. McCandless and his entire staff!!

August 13, 2019

I have had very excellent care with this provider.

August 08, 2019

Good experience

August 01, 2019

I appreciate being a patient of Dr McCandless ...

July 30, 2019

david and his staff are the best

July 25, 2019

Dr. McCandless is an excellent doctor whom I trust explicitly. He is empathic, caring and very thorough.