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photo Cara M Mitchell, DO

Geriatrics

Medical Director, UPMC Heritage Place

Email: mitchellcm2@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-692-2360

Contact
Office: 3471 Fifth Avenue, Suite 500
Kaufmann Medical Building
Pittsburgh, PA 15212
 
Phone: 412-692-2360
Fax:
E-mail: mitchellcm2@upmc.edu
Administrative Assistant:
Eileen Taylor
Email: taylore4@upmc.edu
Phone: 412-692-2387
Clinical Interest
Dr. Mitchell provides clinical care for patients at the Benedum Geriatric Center within Montefiore Hospital, as well as Heritage Place, a skilled nursing and rehabilitation facility. Special interests include both inpatient and outpatient consultative geriatrics, especially the evaluation of cognitive impairment and the management of post-operative delirium. Dr. Mitchell also has a passion for clinical care and leadership within the long-term care setting.
Educational Interest
Dr. Mitchell is interested in teaching evidence-based geriatric principles to interdisciplinary learners across a variety of settings, with an emphasis on patient-centered care.