Just 5 of many reasons to choose UPMC Altoona
UPMC Altoona offers the largest local network of providers in over 20 different specialties. From regular check-ups with our many primary care physicians to providing care for the most severely injured at the region’s only Level II Trauma Center, we’ve got you covered.
The UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute at UPMC Altoona offers access to the latest diagnostic procedures, evidence-based therapies, and leading-edge clinical trials. A high-volume cardiac catheterization laboratory, advanced heart failure program, and robust vascular surgery program help to set our program apart.
The UPMC Hillman Cancer Center at UPMC Altoona connects local patients to one of the country’s largest integrated cancer care networks and offers a full range of services for cancer prevention, detection, diagnosis, and treatment.
The Magee-Womens Specialty Center offers Blair County’s first comprehensive breast health service, giving women a female-centered and enhanced patient care experience. And, telehealth visits for reproductive endocrinology and breast cancer genetics allow area patients access to high-level specialty services in Pittsburgh, without as much travel.
UPMC Altoona is investing in our region—in the past three years alone, UPMC Altoona has built new, state-of-the-art facilities totaling over $60 million, just a portion of the $250 million investment that UPMC has committed to make to expand health care in our community.