Navigate Up


UPMC Teleconsult Centers​​

UPMC Teleconsult Centers are dedicated outpatient, multi-specialty clinics located in more rural areas throughout western Pennsylvania. At these centers, patients are given the ability to have appointments with one of UPMC’s world-class physicians via live, synchronous audio- and video-enabled, HIPAA-secure technology.

UPMC Teleconsult Centers are a new mode​l of patient care and partnership, bringing the support and insights of specialty physicians to your practice or facility. When a specialist is not available, a telehealth consultation brings the expert to your community, saving your patient the time and inconvenience of travel. Our Teleconsult Centers are also a valuable way to offer your patients follow-up care after a procedure, eliminating the need from them to travel to Pittsburgh to see a specialist.

UPMC’s teleconsult services include more than 40 different subspecialty services across both pediatric and adult specialties. UPMC continues to expand these resources to give your patients greater access to clinical specialty services ranging from emergency care and maternal fetal medicine, to pediatrics, radiology and surgery, and more.

How a Telehealth Consultation Works​​​​

  • Using HIPAA-secure video conferencing technology and dedicated onsite staff, UPMC Teleconsult Centers connect patients directly to specialists located in Pittsburgh.
  • The patient and the specialist can see and hear each other during the consultation, and medical staff at your location can assist the specialist in performing an exam, using digital instruments, in real time with the specialist.

Patients must contact a physician’s office for information regarding available telemedicine services; self-referrals are not accepted.


UPMC Teleconsult Center, UPMC Altoona Station Medical Center​
1516 9th Ave.
Altoona, PA 16601

UPMC Teleconsult Center, UPMC Bedford
195 Memorial Drive
Bedford, PA 15537

UPMC Teleconsult Center, UPMC Urgent Care Hermitage
1075 North Hermitage Road
Hermitage, PA 16148

UPMC Teleconsult Center, UPMC Northwest​
100 Fairfield Drive
Seneca, PA 16346​

UPMC Teleconsult Center, Uniontown​
​201 Mary Higginson Lane
Uniontown, PA 15401​

Contact Us

For questions or more information about physician telehealth and telemedicine services at UPMC, please contact:

Natasa Sokolovich
Executive Director, Telehealth​​

​​ ​​

UPMC | Affiliated with the University of Pittsburgh Schools of the Health Sciences | Supplemental content provided by Healthwise, Incorporated. To learn more, visit

For help in finding a doctor or health service that suits your needs, call the UPMC Referral Service at 412-647-UPMC (8762) or 1-800-533-UPMC (8762). Select option 1.

UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. UPMC policy prohibits discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, religion, ancestry, national origin, age, sex, genetics, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, familial status, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected group status. Further, UPMC will continue to support and promote equal employment opportunity, human dignity, and racial, ethnic, and cultural diversity. This policy applies to admissions, employment, and access to and treatment in UPMC programs and activities. This commitment is made by UPMC in accordance with federal, state, and/or local laws and regulations.

Medical information made available on is not intended to be used as a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. You should not rely entirely on this information for your health care needs. Ask your own doctor or health care provider any specific medical questions that you have. Further, is not a tool to be used in the case of an emergency. If an emergency arises, you should seek appropriate emergency medical services.

Pittsburgh, PA, USA |