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Mercy South Outpatient
CLINICAL

UPMC Mercy South Side Outpatient Center

Michael L. Kentor, MD

Chief Anesthesiologist

The UPMC Mercy South Side Outpatient Center, located on the South Side of Pittsburgh, provides a comprehensive range of outpatient services to area residents. Services include: diagnostic imaging, same-day surgery, laboratory work, endoscopy, support groups and classes, physician offices, mammography, and urgent care. Anesthesiologists at the Center provide care to patients undergoing a variety of surgeries, including ENT, plastic, and particularly orthopedic surgery. The faculty provide high quality ambulatory services to orthopedic surgery patients, utilizing multi-modal analgesia, aggressive prophylaxis against postoperative nausea and vomiting, and regional anesthesia when practical to mitigate against postoperative pain.