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Family Practice
PCP (Primary Care Physician)

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Hamot

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
5 Stars
391 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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September 04, 2018

Check-up was fast and easy, everyone at Lakeshore Practice was friendly and informative about my care.

August 31, 2018

Always have good experience when we go no complaints

August 30, 2018

Dr. Almquist is the best PCP that I have ever seen.

August 28, 2018

I am very happy with the care I get with Dr. Almquist

August 28, 2018

John is an excellent doctor!

August 24, 2018

Dr Almquist always takes good care of me. He's always there when I need him

August 17, 2018

Dr Almquist was very thorough and the office nurse and receptionists were all very efficient.

August 16, 2018

Dr helpful, patient and explained things well

August 13, 2018

everything was good

July 31, 2018

i have seen Dr Almquist since I was 19, he has always listened to my concerns when I was willing to talk about them, he knows my history, and my family since both my parents were patients of his and one aunt also have him for a doctor.