Primary Care at UPMC St. Margaret
It's one thing to know where to find a doctor. It's another to have a doctor who knows you and your family. By knowing your medical history, a primary care doctor can both address your medical needs today and respond to your health care challenges tomorrow.
Benefits to having a primary care physician include:
- Knowledge of your lifestyle and family history
- Non-emergency treatment for common medical conditions
- Maintenance of health care records
- Access to preventive care
- Disease or condition screening
- Monitoring of blood pressure, blood sugar, and/or cholesterol
- Referrals to specialists
To find a primary care physician near you, visit the Find A Doctor website.
Referrals to Specialty Care
When more advanced care is needed, your primary care physician can provide a seamless referral to our team of highly-trained specialists. Ranging from cardiologists and cancer experts to orthopaedic surgeons and pulmonologists, our specialty physicians are dedicated to you and your health.
For a complete listing of our specialty services, please visit Our Services and Specialties.
UPMC After Hours Primary Care Clinic at UPMC St. Margaret
Our UPMC After Hours Primary Care Clinic provides convenient health care for you and your family when your doctor's office is closed or you can't get an immediate appointment.
Our UPMC physicians and staff treat acute conditions including:
- The flu
- Sinus pain
- Sore throat
- Ear aches
- Minor cuts
- Minor broken bones
Our staff can access your UPMC medical history and after your visit, can update your personal doctor. Most health insurance plans are accepted. The cost for your visit may be comparable with the cost (or copay) for a routine appointment with your primary care physician (not including a "specialist" or "emergency care" visit). Please review your financial obligations before you receive care.
For more information, call 412-784-5211.