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West Penn Hospital

West Penn Hospital, centrally located in Pittsburgh’s Bloomfield neighborhood since 1848, is regionally and nationally known for exceptional patient care and outstanding medical services.

4800 Friendship Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15224

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Pregnancy and Newborn Services

Allegheny Health Network (AHN) is western Pennsylvania’s fastest growing health system for labor and delivery.* At West Penn Hospital, we welcome thousands of newborns into the world every year in our spacious birthing center.

Care and services close to home

You’ll find warm, attentive care right here on Friendship Avenue. Our care teams are dedicated to providing personalized care in the community they call home.
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    Nationally acclaimed care

    West Penn Hospital is rated among the Top 10% of hospitals in the nation for Patient Safety in Overall Hospital Care* and we were the first hospital in western Pennsylvania to receive Magnet® recognition for nursing excellence from the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

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    Top-rated medical care

    Working as a team with doctors from across Allegheny Health Network (AHN), we offer high-level treatment for cancer, heart disease, severe burns, autoimmune diseases, stroke, orthopaedic conditions and neurological problems. Learn more about specialties at West Penn.

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    A top 100 hospital. Again.

    For the sixth time, IBM Watson Health has recognized AHN West Penn as one of the nation’s best hospitals for our unrelenting focus on you – making sure you have safe, high-quality care and innovative treatments from outstanding staff. Learn more about our award-winning care.

Featured Services at West Penn Hospital

Part of the Allegheny Health Network (AHN), we’re a national leader in oncology, surgery and women’s health.
  • AHN Cancer Institute

    We offer advanced diagnostic and treatment services for cancers of the breast, lung, esophagus, pancreas, colon, gynecologic, skin, prostate and more.

  • Women’s health

    Our comprehensive services include annual exams, preventive medicine, menopause therapies, treatments for pelvic floor disorders and a heart health program.

  • Cardiovascular

    With leading-edge cardiac care, West Penn Hospital is rated among the Top 10% of hospitals in the nation for Patient Safety in Overall Surgical Care*.

Fast Facts about West Penn Hospital

As a member of the Allegheny Health Network (AHN), our care teams have a deep commitment to providing exceptional, personalized care.

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Fighting Peritoneal Cancer

When Gene was diagnosed with a rare cancer, we fought it with a rare treatment – improving his chances of survival and adding years to his life.

Nationally recognized burn care

Among our many innovations is our West Penn Burn Center’s fluid resuscitation management protocol to manage and prevent dehydration. Other hospitals across the country have adopted this and other leading-edge treatments pioneered at West Penn.

Are you a health care professional?

We offer care in every medical specialty, providing the finest treatments and technologies and continually researching new ways to prevent, detect and treat disease.


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