Department of Medicine

University of Pittsburgh

Division of Infectious Diseases

General Infectious Diseases Clinic
University of Pittsburgh Infectious Diseases Clinics
Falk Medical Building
3601 Fifth Avenue
7th Floor Falk Medical Building
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Patient Appointments: 412-647-0996
Main ID Fax Number: 412-647-3162

UPMC Mercy
1400 Locust Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Patient Appointments: 412-232-5992
Fax Number: 412-232-3292

HIV/AIDS Care Center
University of Pittsburgh Infectious Diseases
Falk Medical Building
3601 Fifth Avenue
7th Floor Falk Medical Building
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Pittsburgh AIDS Center for Treatment Clinic (PACT)
PACT Patient Appointments: 412-647-7228 or 1-877-788-7228
PACT Fax Number: 412-647-7951

Pittsburgh Treatment and Evaluation Unit (PTEU)
PTEU Patient Appointments:: 412-647-8125 or 1-888-396-7838
PTEU Fax Number: 412-647-6253

Anal Dysplasia Clinics
Falk Medical Building, 7th Floor
Appointments can be made by calling: 412-647-7228
or 1-877-788-7228
HIV+ patients who currently receive their care at the PACT Clinic are seen here

Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
Zero Level, Tan Unit
Appointments can be made by calling: 412-647-0996
Any patient referred from an outside provider will be seen here. Men and women are welcome.

Immunocompromised Patient (Transplant) Infectious Diseases Clinic
University of Pittsburgh Infectious Diseases Clinics
Falk Medical Building
3601 Fifth Avenue
7th Floor Falk Medical Building
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Patient Appointments: 412-647-0996
Main ID Fax Number: 412-647-3162

Ross Cranston, MD, FRCP

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Associate Professor

Director, Anal Dysplasia Clinic and Research Program

Office: Keystone Building, Suite 510
3520 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
 
Phone: 412-647-0996
Fax: 412-383-2900
E-mail: rdc27@pitt.edu
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Education
M.D., Edinburgh University Medical School, Edinburgh, UK, 1990

Training
Internship, Falkirk and District Royal Infirmary Falkirk, UK & Royal Victoria Hospital, Kirkcaldy, UK, 1991
Obstetrics and Gynecology, Forth Park Hospital, Krikcaldy, UK, 1996
HIV and STD Medicine/Fellowship, Guy's and St. Thomas' Hospital Trust, London, UK, 2002
Doctoral Research, Univeristy of California San Francisco, 2001

Area of Specialization/Research Interest  
HIV co-infection with sexually transmitted infection
 

Profile
Dr. Cranston is an Associate Professor in the Division of Infectious Diseases. He graduated from the University of Edinburgh Medical School in 1990 and holds United Kingdom Boards in General Internal Medicine, a Fellowship in HIV and Sexually Transmitted Infection, and a Doctorate in Medicine based on research performed at UCSF, San Francisco.

Dr. Cranston was recruited to Pittsburgh in 2007 from UCLA, Los Angeles and works clinically in the Pittsburgh AIDS Center for Treatment (PACT). He is interested in the HIV co-infection with sexually transmitted infection and runs the PACT Anal Dysplasia clinic that is set up to screen and treat human papillomavirus (HPV) associated anal pre-cancer.

He is Medical Director of the Pitt Men’s Study (Pittsburgh site of the Multicenter AIDS Cohort), and is a Co-Investigator in the Microbicide Trials Network.

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