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9/6/2019 12:00:00 AM EASTERN
Updated: 9/6/2019 1:12:59 PM EASTERN
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UPMC Cole Welcomes New Pulmonary Telemedicine Specialist

UPMC Cole welcomes Craig Riley, MD, pulmonary specialist, providing care through telemedicine.

Dr. Riley received his medical degree and his residency in internal medicine at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh. He is fellowship trained in pulmonary and critical care medicine.

“Pulmonology is an area of medicine that focuses specifically on diagnosing and treating disorders of the respiratory system, such as asthma and tuberculosis,” said Dr. Riley. “As a specialist, I’ll work alongside your primary care doctor to help develop a treatment plan designed to meet your needs. Using telemedicine, I work with you and your doctor to provide specialty care remotely right in Coudersport, keeping you close to your support system and home.”

Dr. Riley will see patients at UPMC Cole, 1001 E. 2nd Street, Coudersport. He is accepting new patients and referrals from northcentral Pennsylvania and southcentral New York.

For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 814-274-5571.


About UPMC

A $20 billion health care provider and insurer, Pittsburgh-based UPMC is inventing new models of patient-centered, cost-effective, accountable care. The largest nongovernmental employer in Pennsylvania, UPMC integrates 87,000 employees, 40 hospitals, 700 doctors’ offices and outpatient sites, and a more than 3.5 million-member Insurance Services Division, the largest medical insurer in western Pennsylvania. In the most recent fiscal year, UPMC contributed $1.2 billion in benefits to its communities, including more care to the region’s most vulnerable citizens than any other health care institution, and paid $587 million in federal, state, and local taxes. Working in close collaboration with the University of Pittsburgh Schools of the Health Sciences, UPMC shares its clinical, managerial, and technological skills worldwide through its innovation and commercialization arm, UPMC Enterprises, and through UPMC International. U.S. News & World Report consistently ranks UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside on its annual Honor Roll of America’s Best Hospitals and ranks UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh on its Honor Roll of America’s Best Children’s Hospitals. For more information, go to