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Specialty:

Internal Medicine

Sub Specialty:
Interventional Cardiology
Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Shadyside


Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
5 Stars
521 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

University of Pittsburgh Physicians

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

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

Education:

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

Residency:
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA


Fellowships:
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA



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December 30, 2016

overall i was educated on my condition. very happy and at ease.

December 28, 2016

Dr. Girdhar was one of the best physicians I've had the pleasure to interact with in the entire UPMC system.

December 16, 2016

My health provider took time to listen to me, he also explain everything to me in away that I could understand it, assured me things were ok and knew how we were going to treat me and make things better.

December 14, 2016

Both the Dr. & I viewed my medical records together and he explained everything I had questions about.

December 12, 2016

love this doctor - he is the best!!

December 12, 2016

Dr. Girdhar has the best bedside manner. He is calm and understanding. I am so happy that he was recommended to me.

December 06, 2016

All good always as pertains to Dr. Girdhar and staff.

December 05, 2016

Dr Girdhar is a wonderful physician with a compassionate and understanding manner. he cares about his patients

December 02, 2016

Dr Girdhar is always attentative. He knows my history, is concerned about my overall health and welfare, has a wonderful demeanor, and is always extremely knowlegable about my health issues. I could not ask for a better physician.

November 30, 2016

Very happy with the visit