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Cardiovascular Disease

Sub Specialty:
Interventional Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Shadyside
UPMC Presbyterian

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
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UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute
Shadyside Medical Building
5200 Centre Ave.
Suite 514
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Office Phone:
(412) 621-1500


Cardiovascular Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine
Nuclear Cardiology, Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology


MD, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin, Ireland

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

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October 02, 2019

i feel very confident with this Dr

October 02, 2019

I am very glad that my PCP Dr. Wein recommended Dr. Girdhar to me. He and his team provide extremely supportive care. I could not have found a better one.

October 01, 2019

this was the first time that I met Dr. Girdhar - and he was just terrific- and helped me out a lot. I will be having a second appointment in October.

September 25, 2019

Dr. Girdhar is always kind to me and treats me with the utmost respect at all times. I appreciate his patience with me. I would recommend him to anyone that has any kind of heart condition.

September 25, 2019

Always excellent. Caring, good listener, excellent judgement about care plan.

September 24, 2019

I am ALWAYS treated with respect, kindness and concern when I visit with Dr. Ghirdhar. He and his staff take the time to go over results with me, talk about my progress, give me options and have discussions about what is the best treatment option for me. I always feel as if I am getting the very best care I can get and trust what I am given.

September 24, 2019

Dr Girdhar is an excellent Doctor and I'm very glad to have him

September 24, 2019

Dr Girhar is a wonderful Doctor

September 23, 2019

very good and caring doctor

September 20, 2019

Dr. Girdhar has always been very respectful and caring regarding my health. He always listens to my concerns and questions and takes his time explaining my options and treatment.