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Family Practice
PCP (Primary Care Physician)

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Hamot

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
5 Stars
375 Patient
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Lakeshore Family Practice
5241 Buffalo Rd.
Erie, PA 16510
Office Phone:
(814) 877-7686


Family Medicine, American Board of Family Medicine


MD, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

UPMC Hamot Medical Center,
Erie, PA

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May 29, 2018

everything was good!

May 17, 2018

Always a good experience

May 04, 2018

Dr. Almquist is easy to talk to.

May 04, 2018

I'm very happy with my health provider and I really enjoy talking to him about my goals in but I need to do to stay healthy

April 27, 2018

Dr Alumquist always shows concerns about my health and trust to explain each thing so I can understand

April 26, 2018

Dr. Almquist is very good about explaining everything that is needed. He also takes all the time you need and does not cut the visit short.

April 26, 2018

I feel he is aware of my health history and always listens to me, never in a hurry.

April 23, 2018

All good!!

April 05, 2018

dr.almquist has always been good to me. I have been going to him for many yrs..

April 05, 2018

Great Doctor and Nurse