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UPMC is the only nationally ranked hospital system in the western Pennsylvania region.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Nationally Ranked Care. Close to Home.

UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside has once again been named to the U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals Honor Roll. It is an honor to be part of this elite group and be ranked #1 in Pittsburgh and #2 in Pennsylvania. But the greater honor is to continue to provide the best care to those who rely on us every day.

Below are a few stories of the thousands of patients who travel from around the world just to see the UPMC specialists that you have right here in your hometown.


Meet Mark

Treated for a brain tumor


Meet Donna

Traveled for severe asthma treatment


Meet Jim

Traveled for rare abdominal cancer treatment


Meet Charlene

Traveled for open heart surgery


Meet Emerson

Treated for hemifacial spasms


Meet Liz

Received double lung and heart transplant


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