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Internal Medicine
PCP (Primary Care Physician)

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Northwest

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
418 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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February 06, 2018

Dr. McCandless is always very friendly and knowledgeable.

February 06, 2018

very good experience

February 05, 2018

been with Dr. Mccandless for many years. Excellent doctor!

January 29, 2018

The Doctor and other staff are very concerned and very accommodating to my health care needs!

January 25, 2018

A good visit as usual!

January 25, 2018

DAVID , the best

January 25, 2018

I had excellent care from my provider and all of his staff.

January 23, 2018

Dr. McCandless is a wonderful caring and compassionate doctor. He takes time to explain information and is very thorough in his examinations. I trust him explicitly and feel fortunate to have him as my primary care physician. He is a credit to UPMC.

January 22, 2018

I always receive kind and compassionate care from everyone at my Drs. office. They are wonderful.

January 09, 2018

Dr McCandless is a very good caregiver and was diligent with his examination. He has very good communication skills. This was my annual physical but I went into not feeling well and was started on antibiotics and give other good recommendations.