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photo John Naumovski, MD



Phone: 412-623-2700

Office: Senior Care Institue UPMC Shadyside
5200 Centre Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Phone: 412-623-2700
Fax: 412-623-1235
Administrative Assistant:
Eileen Taylor
Address: 3471 Fifth Ave, Suite 500
Kaufmann Medical Bldg
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Phone: 412-692-2385
Fax: 412-692-2370
Education and Training
MD, University St. Cyril and Methodius, Skopje, Macedonia
Family Medicine, UPMC St Margaret, 2007
Geriatric Medicine, UPMC St Margaret, 2008
Clinical Interest
Dr. Naumovski is a geriatrics doctor affiliated with UPMC Shadyside and has been in practice for more than 20 years. He specializes in Geriatric Care.
Educational Interest
Dr. Naumovski developed a Geriatric/Post Acute and Long Term Care Rotation for the Family Medicine residents at Charles Morris Nursing and Rehabilitation. They learn how to manage these types of patients, to become members of the Interdisciplinary Team, and to communicate with each of the involved health care professionals (RN/PT/OT/ST/SW).
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Selected Publications:
Pereska, Z., Petkovska, L., Bonzinovska, C., Naumovski, J. Predictive parameters of severity for carbamazepine cardiotoxicity. Toxicology Letters. 2006; 164 (1): 101.
Naumovski, J. ., Krenzelok, E.P., Bozinovska, C., Pereska, Z., Kovkarova, E. Transaminase elevation in pyrethroid intoxications. Journal of Toxicology- Clinical Toxicology. 2003; 41: 652.
Naumovski, J., Simova, N., Janevik-Ivanovska, E., Kovkarova, E. Scintigraphic detection of peptic lesions with the method of radiolabelled sucralfate. Radiology Oncology. 2003; 37: 9-12.
Naumovski, J. Glycemia monitoring in patients after intentional self-poisoning with antimicrobial sulfonamide preparations. Research Trends-Toxicology. 2005; 1: 242-6.
Krenzelok, E., Mrvos, R., Naumovski, J. Are current stores of nerve agent antidotes adequate?. Journal of Toxicology- Clinical Toxicology. 2006; 44: 787.
Naumovski, J., Mrvos, R., Krenzelok, E. To what extent are unrelated symptoms thought to be associated with carbon monoxide poisonings. Journal of Toxicology- Clinical Toxicology. 2006; 44: 921.
Naumovski, J., Mrvos, R., Krenzelok, E. A profile of calls from nursing homes to a poison center. Journal of Toxicology- Clinical Toxicology. 2008; 46: 598.
Bucklew, L., Naumovski, J., Bucklew, E., Apitsch, J. Improving the cost effectiveness of chest pain centers. Journal of Cardiology Online Edition. 2013; 125 (Suppl 2): 598.
Naumovski, J., Pilovski, G., Bozinovska, C., Kovkarova, E., Petkovska, L. Personal experience with ipecac utilisation as an agent inducing vomiting in primary decontamination in patients with acute peroral poisoning. Journal of Emergency Medicine (Sofia). 2002; 10: 54-55.