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Specialty:


Sub Specialty:
Cardiology
Pediatric Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Altoona
UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh


Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
60 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

Pediatric Cardiology
UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
4401 Penn Ave.
3rd Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
Office Phone:
(412) 692-5540
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Pediatric Cardiology, American Board of Pediatrics
Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics

Education:

MD, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA

Residency:
Georgia Health Sciences University,
Augusta, GA


Fellowships:
University of Virginia,
Charlottesville, VA



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February 26, 2020

Dr West was extremely kind and thorough.

January 15, 2020

Dr. West was very knowledgeable and helpful. We were able to get an EKG right in the office and have immediate results.

December 18, 2019

Dr. West was extremely patient and knowledgeable. I would highly recommend him.

November 21, 2019

I travel four hours each year to visit Dr West. He is by far the best provider of cardiology services for my young daughter.

September 06, 2019

We were referred to this practice from her pediatrician. They were able to see her the next morning. Our experience with everyone was fantastic. Dr. West is very thorough- Took the time to explain every detail.

August 28, 2019

Good experience overall.

July 24, 2019

First time to this location and provider. Nothing but good things to say!

June 19, 2019

Dr. West is a great cardiologist and we totally trust him with the care of my daughter's heart.

May 08, 2019

I think that if is an issue his heart even though it's benign an explanation of what it is. like a print out would be help

April 17, 2019

It was a difficult process to get the appointment, but once we did I am very pleased with the doctor we saw. He was kind and very informative. Both I and my son liked him and felt very comfortable talking with him.