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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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Top-ranked OB-GYN care.

AHN West Penn is Pittsburgh’s highest-rated hospital for obstetrics and gynecology.

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Pregnancy and Newborn Services

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 was the first hospital in western Pennsylvania to receive Magnet recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Magnet highlights health care organizations that meet rigorous standards for nursing excellence and is the highest international honor for professional nursing practice.

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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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    Nationally recognized burn care

    As the only pediatric burn center in western Pennsylvania to be verified by the American Burn Association and the American College of Surgeons, West Penn Burn Center  is pioneering leading-edge treatments that are adopted by hospitals across the country.

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.

  • Weight Management

    Specializing in medical and surgical treatments, West Penn’s Bariatrics team are your dedicated partners through your weight loss journey.

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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.