Dr. Joseph Pilewski, MD

Critical Care MedicineMaleAge 60

Dr. Pilewski
Accepting new patients

Upp Dermatology Falk Clinic Lab

3601 5th Ave Pittsburgh, PA 15213

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(412) 648-6161

Dr. Joseph Pilewski, MD is a Critical Care Medicine Specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has over 34 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of Rochester School of Medicine medical school in 1987. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Butler Memorial Hospital and ProMedica Toledo Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Pilewski to book an appointment.

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Dr. Pilewski's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asthma
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Breast Cancer
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Emphysema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Histoplasmosis
  • Ileus
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Septic Embolism
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Study
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Viral Infection
  • Wheezing

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About Me


Dr. Joseph Pilewski, MD is a Critical Care Medicine Specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has over 34 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated...Read more


  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease


Hospital of The University of Pennsylvania
Fellowship Hospital
Hospital of The University of Pennsylvania
Residency Hospital
University of Rochester School of Medicine
Medical School


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What are Dr. Joseph Pilewski, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Pilewski frequently treats Cystic Fibrosis, Bronchoscopy, and Bronchiolitis. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Pilewski treats.

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Dr. Pilewski's office is located at 3601 5th Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Upp Dermatology Falk Clinic Lab3601 5th Ave Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Upmc Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh4401 Penn Ave Pittsburgh, PA 15224

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Pilewski is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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Butler Memorial Hospital

Butler, PA

75% Patient Experience Rating, 6% higher than the national average

2 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)

ProMedica Toledo Hospital

Toledo, OH

71% Patient Experience Rating, 2% higher than the national average

28 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Cardiac Care Excellence Award™ (2022)

Uniontown Hospital

Uniontown, PA

67% Patient Experience Rating, 2% lower than the national average

Upmc East

Monroeville, PA

74% Patient Experience Rating, 5% higher than the national average

UPMC Presbyterian

Pittsburgh, PA

78% Patient Experience Rating, 9% higher than the national average

3 Awards Received