William Follansbee, MD
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William P. Follansbee, MD


Specialty:

  • Cardiovascular Disease

Sub Specialty:

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nuclear Cardiology

Affiliations:

  • UPMC Presbyterian

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Locations

UPMC Presbyterian 200 Lothrop St. Suite 5B

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Office Phone:
(412) 647-6000
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MD, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Residency:

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Fellowships:

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certifications:

Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine, Nuclear Cardiology


5/23/2019
it was my first visit and I'm very pleased with the whole team at this office.

4/18/2019
Dr. Follansbee is a very good cardiologist and easy to deal with

4/12/2019
Dr. Follansbee provides thorough and high quality care. The communication with Dr. F. is at a very high level. In addition, his nurse coordinator, Tara Clackley, adds substantial value to the service Dr. Follansbee provides.

4/11/2019
excellent

4/8/2019
I have full trust and confidence in Dr. Follansbee. He is outstanding in everyway a physician should be and takes excellent care of his patients.

4/8/2019
I have had all good experiences with this practice. always made to feel comfortable and well informed.

4/4/2019
I am very pleased with him.

4/4/2019
Dr. Follansbee is an excellent provider! I am always very pleased with him and his staff.

3/11/2019
Everything went well. No problems

3/11/2019
Dr. Follansbee is very competent, revered by his patients, easy to talk to, and answers emails.

3/7/2019
very good

3/7/2019
no wasted time in seeing the doctor at my appointed time. He goes over all my blood work and decides if any of my meds need to be altered or discontinued.

3/4/2019
Dr Follansbee & staff were very professional, efficient and courteous to me. They are a great team.

2/25/2019
excellent!!

2/25/2019
listened to my concerns and explained in detail the options available to me. Made sure that I had all the information I needed regarding my health issues.

2/25/2019
Dr. Follansbee is excellent.

2/25/2019
excellent doctor! so thankful to have him as my doctor especially as I enter my 90's!

2/21/2019
excellent as always!!

2/21/2019
good

2/21/2019
excellent

2/11/2019
Dr Follansbee is knowledgeable, professional, polite and thorough! He is the best doctor!! I have been seeing him since 2011 and I am so grateful that he is my cardiologist!

2/11/2019
I always leave this office feeling great.

2/7/2019
I have only good things to say. Everyone that I have seen in this group operates to a very high standard of patient health care. I am including the hands on providers (Doctor, Nurses and Technicians) as well as the staff working the intake and processing/facilitating part of the department.

2/7/2019
As usual I received excellent service from all of the employees that I came in contact with.

1/24/2019
Nurse was very pleasant and personable.Dr Follansbee is very professional and always seems to review my history very thoroughly. I feel he is a very competent Dr, and he gives the impression that he genuinely cares about his patients. I have always been pleased with him and feel I have an excellent heart Dr.

1/24/2019
Dr. Follansbee is the consummate professional. I have complete faith in him and his abilities.

1/23/2019
Dr Follensbee is a walking best practice. He is knowledgable about the current state of cardiology, attentive and focused. He exemplifies thie UPMC Brand.

1/14/2019
Dr. Follansbee is professional & excellent in every way.

12/19/2018
Dr. Follansbee was very interested in my well being and explained everything to me.

12/17/2018
My care provider staff and doctor give excellent care to me. They care for my health!

12/13/2018
Highly competent and compassionate.

12/12/2018
my care under the guidance of Dr. Follansbee could not be better. He is wonderful.

12/10/2018
Dr. Follansbee is extreme kind, thoughtful, and explains everything he does and says completely. He spent a long time with me and answered all my questions. He is an excellent doctor and I feel lucky that he's my heart doctor.

12/10/2018
Very professional and yet very sociable. Extremely confident in him .

12/5/2018
Dr. Follansbee is a very knowlegeble and caring physician who listens to my concerns and provided expert care.

11/28/2018
Thorough, knowledgeable, compassionate

11/19/2018
always complete, informative, caring clinician. concerned about the WHOLE patient. a physician's, physician

11/19/2018
Dr Falansbee is very attentive.

11/14/2018
Best ever!!

11/12/2018
The doctor spent a great deal of time with me. He answered all of my questions. I left my visit feeling very comfortable.

11/8/2018
Excellent service, overall. I see Dr. Follansbee once a year to check on my cardiac health. I trust him completely.

11/8/2018
follansbee is a good cardiologist!

11/1/2018
excellent nurses

11/1/2018
Dr. Follansbee always does a thorough job of going over my cardiac problems and medicines. He gives a thorough exam. He is very good at explaining why he orders any tests. I appreciate being greeted with a smile and handshake.

11/1/2018
Dr Follansbee is excellent and all his staff is excellent and friendly

10/29/2018
very good cardiologist

10/11/2018
Dr. Follansbee is so widely respected in the Pittsburgh community, by patients and other physicians. He is a gem.

9/27/2018
He is an excellent Physician.

9/24/2018
Excellent experience from Dr. Follansbee and I have been with him for almost 12 years. He is top notch!

9/24/2018
DR Follansbe is the best!!!

9/20/2018
Excellent doctor and care.

9/6/2018
Professional, competent, timely care. Compassionate with good bedside manor.

8/30/2018
Dr. Follansbee always spends as much time with me as needed. he never seems rushed. he is always pleasant. He is always attentive to the problems I am having.

8/16/2018
I am extremely pleased with Dr.Follansbee. He is easy to talk about any problems or concerns. He is very caring and makes you feel comfortable during the office visit. Dr. Follensbee is also very understanding for at times, I tend to "self doctor"! He gets his point across!

8/16/2018
Dr. Follansbee is the best.

8/9/2018
Doctor Follansbee listened, answered all my questions and gave me the knowledge to make upcoming decisions regarding my heart health.

8/6/2018
Dr. William Follansbee is an outstanding cardiologist. I have known him for many years as he took care of both of my parents, saved my dad's life and saved mine several times. He is always top notch in the professional patient care he provides and has been there for my entire family, including my daughter when I was having open heart surgery last year. This highly distinguished and outstanding cardiologist gives UPMC the reputation of being a first-class healthcare provider who I always recommend to family, friends and colleagues.

8/6/2018
I count on this place and Dr. Faiiensbee to keep me alive with out them I would not be! God Bless them ALL!

8/3/2018
it was the first time I seen this physician. I feel confident I made a great choice.

8/2/2018
Dr. Follansbee is the finest doctor I have ever dealt with, and I have dealt with a myriad of doctors. He is vigilant in caring for me and ensuring that I have the best quality of life possible. He is encouraging and quite simply a great person, as well. I am grateful to be seen and followed by such a totally competent and devoted physician.

7/30/2018
Excellent, caring guidance regarding my health.

7/30/2018
everything was Great

7/12/2018
I wouldn't have any other physician for my cardiology care. he is THE BEST

7/12/2018
dr did his own typing to finalize the take home report and spoke it as he typed so I know what he was reporting and I could question him and it saved time not having to wait for others to complete

7/10/2018
Both Dr. Follansbee and his nurse, Tara, earned my respect during this, my first visit with them, and get my highest recommendation. There is no need to garnish that statement.

7/9/2018
Dr. Fallensbee is the very best at what he dies for my condition (Amyloidosis). Very knowledgable, caring and complete his his examinations. Asked me numerous questions concerning my health, scripts and overall condition. Dr. Fallensbee is never in a hurry and takes ample time to make sure we cover everything. Great people skills and communication skills. I am very privileged to have Dr Fallensbee as my heart doctor

7/9/2018
very good experience

7/5/2018
All experiences have been very satisfactory.

7/2/2018
Dr. Follansbee is very thorough and answers every question.

6/18/2018
good experience

6/14/2018
EXCELLENT SERVICE AND OFFICE STAFF VERY HELPFUL

6/4/2018
Everyone from the check in point to the nurse to the doctor were all friendly and helpful.

5/31/2018
excellent experiences,as usual, with nurse, Tara Clakeley and Dr.Wm.P.Follansbee !!

5/30/2018
All was fine with the appt.

5/24/2018
Outstanding. Dr. Follansbee synthesized an array of complex medical informant into a coherent picture that he clearly and patiently explained to me in an understandable manner.

5/24/2018
Excellent Cardiologist with extensive experience.

5/21/2018
Dr Fallesbe and staff are very good about taking care of me on my visit and are very caring staff. They care for the best for me.

5/10/2018
thorough, compassionate, excellent

5/3/2018
Dr. Fallensbee and his staff are always very pleasant , listen to what I have to say, and their focus is on me the time I am in the office. Very professional but warm and friendly.

4/30/2018
Dr Follansbee and his staff are truly exceptional! Always consistently excellent!!

4/26/2018
Excellent visit.

4/23/2018
Dr. Follansbee has been my cardiologist for many years and I feel so grateful for his excellent care.

4/19/2018
Very good visit for heart check-up and continuation of prescriptions needed. Staff is very cordial and helpful. Angie and Tara.

4/19/2018
excellent

4/19/2018
always very helpful with any questions and takes time not rushed

4/18/2018
Recent blood work results required me to follow up with a cardiologist. Dr Follansbee and Tara we're so accommodating. They ordered additional testing and scheduled an office visit within a few days.

4/16/2018
I really like Dr Follensbee and his nurses. I leave feeling good about my health

4/16/2018
fabulous physician

4/16/2018
Excellent doctor, provides great advice and is extremely interested in my health. Dr. Follansbee is without question one of the best physicians that I have ever encountered.

4/9/2018
As usual, Dr. Follansbee and his staff are wonderful to talk to, very informative, and a lot of fun.

4/2/2018
Thoughtful, very knowledgeable

4/2/2018
Dr. Follansbee has always been professional, attentive, and caring during visits. He takes the time to listen to my concerns and to answer my questions.

3/29/2018
very good

3/29/2018
Care was excellent.

3/15/2018
Dr Follensbee is an excellent cardiologist!

3/12/2018
ALL GOOD asalways

3/12/2018
I feel fortunate to have the specialist that I do in this physician

3/2/2018
Very pleased with the provider. Good listener.

2/28/2018
Dr William Follansbee is one in a million So Smart, so caring, so understanding and SO VERY GOOD at what he does as Medical Doctor and Professional I am lucky to know him over the years.

2/19/2018
He follows through on tests and gives me the results He is willing to take time to go over the medical problems

2/19/2018
Fine and thorough care.

2/12/2018
Dr. Follansbee is so thorough and patient, a wonderful example of excellent bed-side manner. I trust him with my life in matters of the cardiovascular system and he refers patients to the most knowledgeable and skilled surgeons for complicated issues requiring heart/vascular operations.

2/12/2018
Dr.Follensbee is very professional during an office appointment. He shows genuine concern for my needs. In a nice way he gets his point across about my blood pressure and weight. He is very personable. I feel very confident having Dr.Follensbee as my cardiologist.

2/5/2018
Dr.Follansbee s a very good doctor. I am blessed that he is my cardiologost

1/29/2018
My interactions have always been excellent. He is a phenomenial MD and person

1/22/2018
very thorough exam by Dr. Follingsbee

1/4/2018
Best cardiologist around! Extremely knowledgeable but also very personable.

12/19/2017
I was very pleased with my first visit with Dr Hollansbee. He reviewed my health history, history of my family, and my related medications. He suggested monitorinng my BP at home, and reporting back to him to review. He was very thorough, both verbaly and with his examination,

12/14/2017
best doctor, caring and very knowledgeable

12/14/2017
Dr. Follansbee is an excellent physician.

12/7/2017
A one provider of medicine. Not one bad word to say!!

12/7/2017
excellent!

11/27/2017
Dr. Fallesbe nurses are excellent and he is a very caring doctor about my health.

11/13/2017
Always have had good experiences with this doctor

10/30/2017
Dr Follansbee and staff were very responsive even though I arrived one hour past my appointment time due to delays in obtaining a CT angio (at Presby). Awesome job and very much appreciated.

10/13/2017
went very smoothly and efficiently

8/31/2017
wonderful doctor. excellent staff

8/30/2017
very satisfied

8/24/2017
He is always concerned, thorough, and extremely knowledgeable about my care and needs. I wouldn't go to anyone else.

8/17/2017
Dr. Follansbee spent 2 hours with us. He was very thorough and explained everything. We would highly recommend him.

8/10/2017
excellent overall experience

7/31/2017
Dr. Follensbee listens to all of my concerns and answers them in an easy to understand way. He demonstrates the highest degree of knowledge in his field. I am very fortunate to have Dr. Follensbee as my doctor.

7/13/2017
Great cardiologist

7/10/2017
Dr. Follansbee is always concerned and respectful to me. He never appears to be rushed and sees patients in a timely manner. He explains things and answers my questions.

6/22/2017
I was extremely pleased with the knowledge and professionalism of Dr Follansbee