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Specialty:

Internal Medicine

Sub Specialty:
Primary Care Sports Medicine (Non-surgical)
Sports Medicine (Upper Extremity)
Sports Medicine (Lower Extremity)
General Lower Extremity (Non-Surgical)
General Upper Extremity (Non-Surgical)
General Foot and Ankle (Non-Surgical)

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Mercy
UPMC Presbyterian
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC


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

University of Pittsburgh Physicians

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
UPMC Rooney Sports Complex
3200 S. Water St.
Pittsburgh, PA 15203
Office Phone:
(412) 687-3900
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
Sports Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine

Education:

MD, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Residency:
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA


Fellowships:
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA



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May 10, 2017

No problem with him. Friendly, professional,well informed.

May 03, 2017

Very personable and caring

May 03, 2017

Aaron, was pleasant and very concern with my health and the time I was in his care.

April 25, 2017

Very enjoyable appointment and felt supported for my health issue.

April 20, 2017

Dr. Mares is an absolute amazing physician, I have been his patient for many years and have recommended multiple people to him. He treats you as if you were a person instead of just a number. I have never felt rushed, he has always been very personable and he makes it a point to always go above and beyond. I will continue to recommend patients to his practice. Thank you Dr. Mares for being the best!

April 04, 2017

Dr. Mears is always very caring and takes time to explains things in easy to understand terms

April 04, 2017

Dr. Aaron Mares is an exceptional physician--caring, personable, and good at explaining medical terms and issues.

April 04, 2017

excellent very easy to talk with knowledgable and professional

March 27, 2017

Excellent...nothing but the best care.

March 16, 2017

Always a very good experience with my visits and treatment when at the office.